Grace Potter was born on June 20, 1983 in Vermont, USA.
Attended St. Lawrence University for 2 years before pursing music professionally.
She and Matt Burr formed the band, The Nocturnals, in late 2002.
She is a multi-instrumentalist: plays Hammond B3, Fender Rhodes, Wurlitzer Electric Piano, and electric and acoustic guitars.
Stated to Chef Michael Symon, on The Chew (2011), that she is legally blind.