Dog, the Sam Roberts Band, the Carolina Chocolate Drops and others. "Last year was our first annual and set a pretty high bar with Fitz & the Tantrums, Taj Mahal. But this year is going to be a big one, too." Zac Brown Band's Southern Ground Fests: Avett Brothers, Grace Potter More Potter and the Nocturnals plan to continue touring in support of their fourth album, "The Lion The Beast The Beat," which came out in June.
She'll also be heard on the soundtrack for Tim Burton's upcoming animated film "Frankenweenie" with a song called "My Mechanical Friend," which she recorded with the Flaming Lips.
But when she and her band the Nocturnals hit the stage, they stay true to their rock 'n' roll roots.
The current lineup of the Nocturnals includes Grace Potter and guitarist Benny Yurco.So it's been a great experience." Potter and the Nocturnals will be playing Brothers of the Sun dates until Aug. The group will also be part of Zac Brown's Southern Ground Music & Food Festival on Oct. C., and Potter and company are also gearing up for their second Grand Point North Festival, which takes place Sept.14-15 in Burlington, Vt., with the Avett Brothers, Galactic, Dr.Country Countdown: Kenny Chesney Keeps Crown, Gloriana Debuts Big "And, honestly, I love the horrified looks on people's faces.It starts in utter confusion, and by the end of the show we've got fists pumping in the air and hands clapping.