Shook Twins coming home for Thanksgiving
October 25, 2012
Twins, (l-r) Kyle Volkman (not a twin),
Katelyn Shook and Laurie Shook will be
coming home for Thanksgiving, and
they'll be playing two local shows, one
in Bonners Ferry.
While they're called twins, the Shook Twins are
actually a trio, and the actual Shook twins,
Sandpoint natives Laurie and Katelyn Shook, are
coming home for Thanksgiving, and bringing along
the third member of their band, Kyle Volkman.
While here, they'll be performing two shows, one
at the Pearl Theater in Bonners Ferry at 7:30
p.m. Friday, November 23, and again at the
Panida Theater in Sandpoint at 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, November 24.
Songwriter Jusin Lantrip will open for the Shook
Twins at the Pearl.
The Shook Twins, now working out of Portland,
Oregon, have been touring the western states for
the past yer behind their 2011 release,
While they'll perform as a trio at the Bonners
Ferry Show, those who attend the Panida show
will enjoy their performance as a full band, as
they'll be joined by Portland musicians Russ
Kleiner of the Tony Furtado Band on drums and
Anna Tivel on violin. Anna and the Underbelly
will open the Panida show.
"We're thrilled to introduce our hometown
friends and family to our full band," Katelyn
said, "Thanksgiving weekend always feels like a
reunion and we really hope friends and family
will want to reunite with one another at our
The whole family is welcome at either show.
Tickets for the Pearl show are $15 in advance or
at the door; advance tickets are available at
Bonners Books and Mountain Mike's. Advance
tickets to the Panida show are $12, available at
Pedro's and Eichardt's Pub. Tickets at the door
are $15. To find out more, visit
"We really hope to make this an annual event,:
Laurie said. "We are small-town girls, greatly
influenced by water, nature and family. All
things that are Sandpoint to us. We are proud to
be from this beautiful place."
You can find out more about the Shook Twins,
hear their music and buy their CDs on their
www.shooktwins.com, or follow them on
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