Parachute band to perform national anthem at basketball game

By Northern Star staff

Virginian pop-rock band Parachute will perform the national anthem at the men’s basketball game against Western Michigan 3:30 p.m. Feb. 27 at the Convocation Center.

Parachute will perform prior to their live show at the Egyptian Theatre, 135 N. 2nd St. Doors will open at 6 p.m. and the show will start at 7 p.m. The show will feature special guests Not Elliot and DeKalb High School’s a capella group, Enharmonic Fusion.

Tickets to Parachute’s Egyptian Theatre show are $15 for main or obstructed view seating and $25 for premium seating. Tickets can be purchased via the Egyptian Theatre Box Office at or by calling 815-758-1215.

Tickets for the men’s basketball game can be purchased at the door or online at