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Published: 2012/06/18

Grace Potter Adds Fall Dates, Sits in with Kenny Chesney, Performs New Album

Grace Potter & the Nocturnals have confirmed a few fall dates. After hosting their second annual Grand Point North festival in Burlington, VT on September 14 and 15, the group will tour the South and Midwest in October and November.

The Vermont-bred band is currently on the road with country superstars Kenny Chesney and Tim McGraw as part of the Brothers of the Sun stadium tour. On Saturday night at Philadelphia’s Lincoln Financial Field, Potter emerged during Chesney’s set to sing “You and Tequila” with the country star. Chensey and Potter recorded a hit version of the song together, and he’s invited her to sing the number each night of the tour so far.

In other news, on Wednesday Potter and the Nocturnals celebrated the release of their new album The Lion The Beast The Beat at South Burlington, VT’s Higher Ground. The group performed their new album from front-to-back as their set and then returned for an extended encore consisting of “Stop The Bus,” “Paris (Ooh La La),” “Medicine,” “Nothing But The Water II” and “Nothing But The Water I.”

Here’s a look at Potter’s fall dates

September 14 Burlington, VT—Grand Point North Festival
September 15 Burlington, VT—Grand Point North Festival
October 4 Asheville, NC—Orange Peel
October 6 Atlanta, GA—Tabernacle
October 25 Kansas City, MO—Uptown Theater
November 8 Austin, TX—Stubb’s BBQ
November 10 Dallas, TX—House of Blues

Comments

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lls June 18, 2012, 14:28:53

A heads up for you. Grace Potter is a very good songwriter, but “You & Tequila” was written by Matraca Berg and Deana Carter. Kenny Chesney invited to do the duet with him on his album, Hemmingway’s Whiskey.

maumee June 18, 2012, 16:34:53

No secrets there, bud. Where you been? Sounds like you just got clued in!

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