Petal Largie developed her unique intuitive coaching style via years of professional work in Fashion Trend Forecasting, Market Research, and Journalism. Additionally she cut her teeth first hand in the Music Industry, landing in Europe in her early twenties as one of the few self-managed- female- woman of color- DJ’s, amassing an impressive gig list which includes headlining in 8 countries to date.
Her official music industry forays include; working with legendary artist manager Danny Goldberg (Nirvana, Stevie Nicks, etc.), interning in the booking division of Blue Note Entertainment Group (NYC), and pioneering an innovative YouTube Channel and video based blog for the musician Peaches (XL Recordings).
No stranger to managing and producing nights in New York City in her early DJ career, once landing in Berlin circa ’99-10′, Largie curated memorable club nights with then, up-and-coming artists; Peaches (XL Recordings), Dixon (Innervisions), Alex Barack (Jazzanova), Boris (Panorama Bar), Jamie Lidell, Mocky (Feist’s Producer), and Gonzales, to name a few.
Born and raised in upstate New York, Petal completed a degree in Non-Fiction Writing at the prestigious Columbia University in New York City. While attending Columbia she led the News Department of WKCR 89.9FM – founded in 1908, WKCR is also the world’s first FM radio station – and would later program, produce and host radio in: Germany, the US, New Zealand, and Switzerland.
Largie is also a consummate ‘Creator’, i.e. Vocal Artist, DJ, Music Journalist, and Event Curator: As a DJ, she’s headlined major festivals and venues in: Germany, Switzerland, Israel, the US, the Netherlands, Sweden, Norway, New Zealand, and Italy, is featured on the W Hotels DJ Mix App, and has held residencies at New York City’s: Ace Hotel, Sleep No More, and the W Hotel Union Square.
Largie has also curated background music for fashion shows, and restaurants as far afield as Bali, Indonesia and Soho, New York.
Additionally, she’s hosted and produced a 17 episode podcast on iTunes called Metropolitan Ave. Radio, which features interviews from top New York City Music Executives who address, in plain language how independent artists can best position themselves for success.
Largie also produces and curates Immersive Theater Events the last installation – Bowie in Berlin: based on David Bowie’s three formative years living in in the German capital. She is presently working on a live show founded in the practice of Sound Healing which features dance, DJ’ing, and live original music.