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Album Of The Week: Petal Magic Gone

Last year, Nazis and white supremacists rioted in the streets of the small Southern city where I've lived for the past six years. They killed…
Tom Breihan | June 12, 2018 - 12:25 pm

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Petal – “You Got Lucky” (Tom Petty Cover)

Petal released a really great album, Magic Gone, earlier this year, and Kiley Lotz is back to work her magic on a cover of Tom…
James Rettig | September 5, 2018 - 2:40 pm

Petal – “Stardust”

Kiley Lotz comes from Scranton, Pennsylvania and records fuzzy and catchy and deeply affecting songs under the name Petal. In a couple of weeks, she…
Tom Breihan | May 29, 2018 - 10:06 am


Petal – “Tightrope”

Petal's 2015 debut album, Shame, often inhabited the mindset of that particular emotion, the process of looking outward inwardly. On Kiley Lotz's follow-up, Magic Gone
James Rettig | May 8, 2018 - 11:00 am

Petal – “Better Than You”

Kiley Lotz, the Pennsylvania singer and songwriter who records under the name Petal, released a strong under-the-radar debut album called Shame in 2015. Since then,…
Tom Breihan | April 3, 2018 - 10:16 am

Watch Julien Baker Sing “Good News” With Half Waif & Petal In NYC

On Friday, Julien Baker released her absolutely astonishing new album Turn Out The Lights. And on Friday night, she headlined her biggest-ever New York show…
Tom Breihan | October 30, 2017 - 10:20 am

Petal – “Comfort” & “15”

Last month, Petal released a cover of Fleetwood Mac's "Silver Springs" that's included on a new 7" that's meant to mark time between Kiley Lotz's…
James Rettig | September 15, 2017 - 12:41 pm

Petal – “Silver Springs” (Fleetwood Mac Cover)

Back in 2015, Kiley Lotz released her debut album as Petal, Shame, and she's currently working on its follow-up. As a stopgap between the two…
James Rettig | August 28, 2017 - 12:20 pm