Capt. Chas Champagne is an avid angler, located in Slidell, LA. Capt. Chas owns and operates Dockside Bait & Tackle and also manufactures his own tackle producing the Matrix Shad fishing lure and the Golden Eye jig heads.

Vuong Le

My name is Vuong Le. Born and raised in Lafourche Parish. Fishing has been a part of life ever since I could remember. It wasn’t until I moved to New Orleans in 2008 that I found my passion for fishing. When I was introduced to Matrix Shad, the game had changed. I began to see…

RIP DRAKE

“The Legend” Drake Champagne was arguably the most knowledgeable fisherman that ever walked on all fours. Drake was a very loving dog that had a great life with most of his days being on the water. One thing I can almost guarantee is that this pup holds the record for most hours on a boat…

Mike Long

I fish out of a 12′ Jackson Cuda Kayak Fishing Boat. I’m From Ponchatoula La I Have 20 Years Of Fishing. I Target Lake Pontchartrain areas, Lake Catherine, Port Sulfur, Hopedale, also freshwater fish the North Shore of Louisiana. Check out My Facebook page Mike Long for all my reports.   Matrix is my GO TO…

“Slamming Spillway Specks”

  I think we all know what exactly a spillway opening is but for those who don’t it is when the Bonnet Carre Spillway is opened to relieve pressure off the Mississippi River allowing it to flow freely into Lake Pontchartrain. There seems to be many of questions asking how the spillway will effect the…

Dj Parker

My name is Dj Parker and I applied for the Pro Staff position and I’m getting back with you from your email. I am 15 years old, I live in St.Martin, Ms. which is about 15miles east of Biloxi. I’m on my school bass team and also the baseball team. I have been using Matrix…

Reggie Legendre

Hi my name is Reggie Legendre. I am a native resident of lower lafourche parish. I am happily married and have two children, a 17 year old daughter and an 11 year old son. I like to think of myself as a hardworking family man who enjoys spending time playing sports with my son. In…

Happy New Year

  Happy new year to all from Dockside TV we hope 2019’ turn out to be an epic year. The weather so far this year is starting off pretty dismal. The pearl river is already sky high pumping fresh water in the lake which could hurt our spring run. On days it isn’t blowing a…