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John Mayer, Demi Lovato, Grace Potter Join Philly 4th of July Jam : May 10, 2013

John Mayer, Demi Lovato and the Roots will be among the artists taking the stage at the Philly 4th of July Jam this year, a festival being promoted as the “largest free concert i ...

Zac Brown Grabs Willie Nelson, Grace Potter for Nashville’s Southern Grounds Festival : April 23, 2013

The Nashville incarnation of Zac Brown’s Southern Grounds festival will be back for a second time later this year, and will feature Willie Nelson and Grace Potter, among others. ...

Concert Review: Dave Matthews, Sting, Grace Potter at Centennial Park in Atlanta : April 08, 2013

The Final Four was officially in the books, but the music had just begun to play Sunday afternoon at the Big Dance Concert Series in Atlanta's Centennial Park. The Capital On ...

Furthur, Grace Potter, Pretty Lights Featured at Ohio’s All Good Festival : February 27, 2013

Furthur, Grace Potter and Pretty Lights will be among the big names appearing at this year’s All Good Music Festival in Ohio. This will be the 17th annual incarnation of the A ...

Peach Music Festival Features Allman Brothers, Black Crowes, Grace Potter : February 20, 2013

The Allman Brothers Band will bring back its Peach Music Festival this summer for the second year in a row, and the Black Crowes and Grace Potter and the Nocturnals join them as he ...

Concert Review: Star 94 Jingle Jam at Gwinnett Arena in Duluth : December 14, 2012

The lights are sparkling on the tree branches and the weather is getting oh so cold so that must mean its time for the annual Star 94 holiday concert extravaganza -- Jingle Jam. Fo ...

Roger Waters, Grace Potter Join ‘Love for Levon’ Event : September 26, 2012

Grace Potter and Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters are among the latest additions to the already star-studded “Love for Levon” concert, which will pay tribute to the late Levon Helm, ...

Grace Potter & The Nocturnals Book Summer Tour Dates : June 24, 2011

Grace Potter & the Nocturnals will go on a season-long festival and amphitheatre tour as they continue support for their self-titled third and current studio effort. The tour wi ...

grace potter and the nocturnals Biography

The American rock band Grace Potter and the Nocturnals was formed in 2004 in Waitsfield, Vermont. The lead vocalist for the group is Grace Potter, a multi-instrumentalist who plays acoustic and electric guitars, Wurlitzer Electric Piano, Fender Rhodes and Hammond B3. Other band members include Scott Tournet (harmonica and guitars), Matthew Burr (drums, harmonica), Catherine Popper (vocals, bass guitar) and Benny Yurco (vocals and electric guitar). Before leaving the group in 2009, Bryan Dondero played mandolin, upright bass and bass guitar with the band.

In 2005, Grace Potter and the Nocturnals recorded and independently released Nothing But the Water. In December 2005, the group signed with Hollywood Records. Nothing But the Water was re-released in May 2006. The band won the Best New Groove Jammy Award in 2006.

This Is Somewhere, the group's second album, was released in August 2007. That fall they supported Gov't Mule on their North American tour. In Summer 2008 they provided support for the North American tour of The Black Crowes.

Their self-titled studio album Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, was released in June 2010. Their set peaked in the No. 5 spot on the iTunes Top 100 as well as No. 2 on the Itunes Rock Album chart. Paris (Ooh La La) made the top 40 andFooling Myself made the Top 100 on the iTunes Rock Songs chart.