Matchbox Twenty to Film Episode of New Series ‘VH1’s You Rock With …’ at Show Me Center Dec. 7

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo.,

Nov. 21, 2003 – Matchbox Twenty has chosen the Show Me Center as the venue to tape the hot new music reality series “Vh1’s YOU ROCK with …” when they perform here Dec. 7.

“Vh1’s YOU ROCK with …” gives one talented fan/musician the opportunity of a lifetime when he or she is selected to get up and play one song live with their favorite band in concert. One lucky Matchbox Twenty fan will have his or her moment in the spotlight on Dec. 7 in the Show Me Center, and the Vh1 cameras will be rolling.

Tickets are still available for this special nationally televised event. Not only will Matchbox Twenty bring the house down with their critically acclaimed show, but they will also make one fan’s rock ‘n’ roll fantasy become a reality on Vh1’s hottest new show.

Matchbox Twenty’s current Melisma/Atlantic album, “More Than You Think You Are,” is celebrating its one-year anniversary on the Billboard album chart. The band’s third collection includes the hit singles “Disease,” “Unwell” and “Bright Lights.” Since making their debut in 1996, Matchbox Twenty has become of the most admired and successful rock bands in recent history, with more than 25 million albums sold worldwide. An exceptional live unit, Matchbox Twenty has been earning rave reviews on their current 2003 world tour. Members of Matchbox Twenty are Rob Thomas (vocals), Kyle Cook (lead guitar, background vocals), Adam Gaynor (rhythm guitar, background vocals), Brian Yale (bass), and Paul Doucette (drums, percussion).