“Pierce Pettis doesn’t write mere songs, he writes literature...End to end the songwriting is brilliant...Pierce Pettis albums are events in my listening. His writing just gets better all the time and his singing is marvelous, wry and warm..." -Sing Out!
..all Pettis has to offer is his earnest best, a tender heart, packaged in one three-and-a-half minute song after another."
-Jason Killingsworth, Paste Magazine
"...One of the more vital and critically acclaimed folk stars of recent years."
-Performing Songwriter Magazine
Grace Pettis, from Lookout Mountain, Alabama, has songwriting in her blood. The daughter of a poetry scholar and a troubadour, Grace comes by her love of words honestly. Her father, Pierce Pettis, is a critically acclaimed songwriter and performer who penned the Garth Brooks hit "You Move Me." Grace's brothers, Rayvon and George, are also songwriters and musicians. In her short career, Grace has already lived up to her birthright, winning numerous songwriting awards and garnering praise from critics, fans, and industry alike.
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The Bowery Stage is an intimate 88 seat listening room. We will have two 45 minute sets with an intermission. You are welcome to bring a bottle of wine and we'll supply the glasses and uncorking for a small donation. Small fruit plates and other refreshments are available. Tickets for Pierce Pettis are $12 and $20,
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