Grace Potter & The Nocturnals

    Sep 21, 2014 @ 12:30 am
    Red Rocks Amphitheatre
    18300 W Alameda Pkwy
    Morrison, CO 80465
    Tickets start at $39.95
    Grace Potter & The Nocturnals @ Red Rocks Amphitheatre | Morrison | Colorado | United States


    with Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Lake Street Dive

    Red Rocks Amphitheatre

    Saturday, September 20, 2014 – 6:30pm


    AEG Live is thrilled to announce GRACE POTTER & THE NOCTURNALS live at Red Rocks Amphitheatre on Saturday, September 20, 2014. Doors 5:30pm || Show 6:30pm.


    Grace Potter & the Nocturnals’ self-made 2005 debut album, Nothing but the Water revealed a musically sophisticated young band inspired by the music of the late ’60s/early ’70s and fronted by a then-21-year-old  dynamo whose nuanced singing, organ playing and songwriting belied her age. The follow-up, 2007’s This Is

    Somewhere, confirmed that the band had no interest in following trends but was instead in pursuit of timeless  expression as it forged its identity. On 2010’s self-titled third album, GPN, toughened by a half decade of nonstop roadwork, flexed their rock ’n’ roll muscles and confirmed that they were in it for the long haul.


    Seven years after hitting the radar, GPN take an exponential leap with the widescreen opus THE LION

    THE BEAST THE BEAT (Hollywood, June 12, 2012). With this musically combustible and conceptually dazzling work, the Vermont-based band forcefully takes its place alongside the best of its peers while building on the rich legacy of its inspirations. During this a la carte age, Grace Potter & the Nocturnals have boldly pushed against the current, making a bona fide album that demands to be heard in its entirety . . . not that its 11 songs don’t utterly beguile on their own. “This album is really a different animal than our previous records—no pun intended,” says Potter.


    “I think what people love about us is the energy we generate playing together and feeding off each other,” says guitarist Scott Tournet. “There’s a lot of drive in our band, and we managed to capture that on this record. We love the music that we cut our teeth on and it’ll always be part of us, but we’ve reached the point where we’re consciously trying to push things forward.”