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The Heart will go on: Hall of Famer Roger Fisher performing in Edmonds


Last updated 4/1/2019 at Noon

Roger Fisher, a co-founder of Heart, performs April 6 in Edmonds.

The open-E power chord, followed by F-sharp and G chords. Equally powerful, followed by some fancy harmonics.

Guitar heroes know this as the opening riff to one of the most famous intros in rock history, that being “Barracuda” by the Pacific Northwest’s own Heart.

The guy who wrote that riff – which lives on in the “Guitar Hero 3” simulation game – lives in Snohomish County. Monroe, specifically, with his girlfriend, Linda Manning, and their sheepdog poodle, Mojo.

He’s Heart co-founder and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Roger Fisher, who’ll pound that riff and many more when...

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