Geoffrey Castle will perform with Nick Mardon and Nikki Dee May 31 at the Historic Everett Theatre. (Eric Salas)

Geoffrey Castle will perform with Nick Mardon and Nikki Dee May 31 at the Historic Everett Theatre. (Eric Salas)

All about music: Schedule of concerts around Snohomish County

Rockfish and Friends with Medicine Hat and The Davanos: The concert featuring classic rock cover bands is at 7 p.m. May 25 at the Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave., Everett. Rockfish and Friends is led by Rob “Rockfish” Oxford, a radio host on Seattle classic rock station KZOK-FM. Tickets are $20-$25. Call 425-258-6766. More at www.historiceveretttheatre.org.

Twa Folk: The English folk duo are performing at 4 p.m. May 26 at Tim Noah Thumbnail Theater, 1211 Fourth St., Snohomish. Irene Watt sings and plays celtic harp; Graham Whites sings while playing the bouzouki (a Greek guitar) and harmonica. Tickets are $15. Call 360-568-9412. More at www.thumbnailtheater.org.

ShockStock 2019: Geoffrey Castle, Nick Mardon and Nikki Dee will perform 7 p.m. May 31 at the Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave., Everett. Castle is known for his six-string electric violin; Mardon is a singer-songwriter who leads the Nick Mardon Blues Trio; Dee won the 2017 Vocal Jazz Queen Competition in Seattle. Also performing are award-winning bassist Farko Dusomov and pianist Marina Albero. Tickets are $16-$25. Call 425-258-6766. More at www.historiceveretttheatre.org.

Queen Nation: The Queen tribute band plays at 8 p.m. June 1 at Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave., Everett. Hear the famous rock group’s greatest hits, including “We Will Rock You,” “We Are The Champions” and “Another One Bites The Dust.” Tickets are $40. Call 425-258-6766. More at www.historiceveretttheatre.org.

Pacifica Chamber Orchestra: The Everett orchestra’s summer concert is at 3 p.m. June 2 at First Presbyterian Church, 2936 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. The program will include Ludwig van Beethoven’s “Wind Quintet in E Flat Major, Op. 71,” “Impromptu for Strings” by Jean Sibelius and “Verklarte Nacht” by Arnold Schoenberg. Tickets are $20 for general admission and $15 for students and seniors. More at www.pacificachamberorchestra.org.

Common Ground: The male vocal quintet’s “Sing for Joy” fundraiser concert is at 3 p.m. June 2 at Snohomish United Methodist Church, 6202 99th Ave. SE, Snohomish. The group, directed by Patrick Castro, performs sacred, secular, doo-wop and country songs. Featuring guest singers Jacob Herbert and Jaci Cummings. Donations will go toward the Patrick Castro Excellence in Vocal Music Scholarship.

Sno-King Community Chorale: “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” concert is at 3 p.m. June 8 at the Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 Fourth Ave., N., Edmonds. The chorale will perform songs from the 1996 Disney film. Tickets are $25 for adults, $22 for seniors and $15 for children younger than 12. Call 425-275-9595. More at www.edmondscenterforthearts.org.

A’Town Big Band: The Jazz at the Center series continues at 7 p.m. June 12 at the Camano Center, 606 Arrowhead Road, Camano Island. The group from Anacortes play contemporary big band jazz music. Tickets are $20. Call 360-387-0222. More at www.camanocenter.org.

Mark Farner’s American Band: The former frontman of Grand Funk Railroad is performing 7 p.m. June 15 at the Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave., Everett. Mark Farner plays rock, hard rock and contemporary Christian music. He is joined on stage by Peter Rivera, who was the drummer and lead singer for Rare Earth. Tickets start at $50. Call 425-258-6766. More at www.historiceveretttheatre.org.

Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra: The “I Can’t Stop Lovin’ You” concert is at 7:30 p.m. June 17 at the Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 Fourth Ave. N., Edmonds. A celebration of Ray Charles’ music, songs will include “Them That Got,” “One Mint Julep” and “I Got News For You.” Tickets are $36 general admission, $10 for students. Call 425-275-9595. More at www.edmondscenterforthearts.org.

Acoustic Showcase: Erandolin Strings Celtic Band, A Well Known Stranger and It’s About Time will perform at 7 p.m. June 22 at Tim Noah Thumbnail Theater, 1211 Fourth St., Snohomish. Tickets are $20. Call 360-568-9412. More at www.thumbnailtheater.org.

Pablo Cruise: The pop-rock band from San Francisco performs at 7:30 p.m. June 22 at the Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave., Everett. Pablo Cruise is known for such Billboard Hot 100 chart toppers from the 1970s as “Whatcha Gonna Do” and “A Place in the Sun.” Seattle rock band No Rules will open the concert. Tickets are $32-$50. Call 425-258-6766. More at www.historiceveretttheatre.org.

Talk to us

More in Life

Pineapple Shrimp Ceviche. Ceviche includes raw seafood — in this case, shrimp — that is “cooked” with lime juice, so buying good-quality fresh shrimp is a key element of this recipe. Those with health concerns prohibiting them from consuming raw seafood can saute the chopped shrimp in a tablespoon of extra virgin olive oil in a pan and then chill in the refrigerator before mixing with the rest of the ingredients. (Lauren J. Mapp/The San Diego Union-Tribune/TNS)
Pineapple recipes offer a slice of summer sunshine

Here are three tropical dishes that either don’t need to be cooked or don’t require turning on the oven.

USA, Washington, Royal Slope. Glamping at Stillwater Creek vineyard
Northwest’s sauvignon blanc offers summertime refreshment

This white wine is ideal alongside grilled chicken, sushi or poached white fish, lentils and green vegetables.

Queso fundido with chorizo
Queso fundido with chorizo is the Mexican version of fondue

The hot dip made with ooey gooey cheeses is the perfect way to kick off a meal of tacos or enchiladas.

Lamb Cumin Miso Donburi With Onsen Tamago. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Richard Vines
A Japanese rice bowl with lamb and egg from a London chef

The egg is the trickiest part. If you haven’t poached an egg this way before, it’s worth practicing ahead of time.

After the house became too noisy during pandemic mayhem, this working mom moved her office to the driveway. (Jennifer Bardsley)
Her pop-up home office makes pandemic life easier — and quieter

After the house became too noisy, this working mom found silence in the tent trailer on the driveway.

Neuschwanstein, “Mad” King Ludwig’s dream. (Dominic Arizona Bonuccelli, Rick Steves’ Europe)
Rick Steves revisits three enchanted German castles

The nation’s castles date back to medieval times, and today serve as amusement parks and classrooms.

New: Try our online puzzles

These are quick and fun, and you can play on your mobile device or your computer.

Having trouble concentrating? Put down the phone! (Dreamstime)
Making the most of your reading time during the pandemic

By Laurie Hertzel Star Tribune By Laurie Hertzel / Star Tribune (Minneapolis)… Continue reading

Dr. Paul on telemedicine and the changing face of health care

Hundreds of patients are seeing their doctors through video visits because of the pandemic. There will be no going back.

Most Read