Right over the border in Vermont is the base for rock band Grace Potter and the Nocturnals. The band got together in 2002 where they began as an indie outfit that recorded and released their own material. In those days they toured almost constantly with up to 200 shows a year. Finally in 2005 they signed with Hollywood Records label. Since then they have released four studio albums. With their third release in 2010 of Grace Potter and the Nocturnals they finally achieved some commercial success.
Grace Potter is the lead singer and plays multiple instruments. She is backed by drummer Matt Burr, guitarist Scott Tournet, guitarist Benny Yurco, and bassist Michael Libramento. Potter is known for her unique voice which is perfect for their brand of blues rock. Besides working with the band, Grace Potter has released solo material as well as collaborating with other artists.
-Date: September 12, 2013
-Venue: Virgin Mobile Corona Theatre
-Ticket Purchase: www.evenko.ca
-Ticket Price: $33.90 (plus handling charges)
-Show Time: 8:00 p.m.
-Opening Act: Lucy Rose