Today, 4th January, Award-winning Canadian country trio PETRIC unleash ‘Kids’, the latest single from their forthcoming full-length album ‘Flashbacks’, set for release on 13th January. The power ballad explores the roads of heartbreak and unrequited love experienced by their singer Tom. The nine track collection is available for pre-save HERE.
‘Kids’ is right on the bullseye for what Petric does best, country-pop music with crafty guitar licks, dynamic vocals and memorable melodies. The nostalgic vibe and throwback lyrics take the listener back to the ‘good ole-days’ of high school, first cars and first loves. “This song is Petric, everything the band can do is on display. Itcaptures everything that is great about the band”, explain the band.
The upcoming album will also include previous singles including; power ballad ‘If I Was Your Man’, the inspiring ‘All Who Wander’, which has seen support from UK country tastemakers including Entertainment Focus, British Country Music Association. Countryline TV and BBC’s The Big Country Show, ‘Déjà Vu’ which captured the attention of industry and fans with their high energy, rich vocals and alluring songwriting, as well as earlier single ‘Something To Do With You’ and radio hit ‘Single Problem’, which earned over one million streams and was the highest charting single by a Canadian independent artist in 2019 (peaking at #19).
Forming in 2015, PETRIC was discovered by JUNO Award winner Dallas Smith while showcasing at Country Music Week. Since then, Manitoba brothers Jason and Tom Petric and longtime friend Jordan Day have racked up over twelve million streams, 315K+ views on YouTube, three Top 20 singles on Canadian Country radio, and eight Manitoba Country Music Awards and have also been nominated Best New Artist at Country Music Week. The trio have also performed on some of Canadian’s biggest festival stages such as Boots & Hearts, Cavendish Beach Music Festival, the Calgary Stampedeand the Big Valley Jamboree and received praises from country tastemakers such as The Boot, Complete Country and Top Country.
‘Kids’ is PETRIC strongest single to date, and with their upcoming album ‘Flashbacks’, planned for release on 13th January 2021, PETRIC are set to take their rightful place as one Canada’s best new Country export.