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Tuned In

Lightning 100's "Tuned In" is a community public affairs program that addresses current issues or initiatives that appeal to a large listening audience. Each episode is recorded in the Lightning 100 studio by host Lt. Dan, Lightning 100's mid-day on air talent, and airs Sunday mornings at 7am on 100.1 FM.

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Lightning 100 Unplugged

Lightning 100 Unplugged is part of our "laid-back" Sunday morning on Lightning 100. At 9:30, right after the Acoustic Cafe, you can enjoy 90 minutes of rare, alternate, acoustic versions of songs and live-in-studio performances from the Lightning 100 archives. After a busy week, it's nice to "unplug" every Sunday morning 9:30 to 11am with Lightning 100 Unplugged.

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Showcased Event

Coaster to Copper

Join Lightning 100's Team Green Adventures for our Holiday Adventure Social and enjoy specially priced Blue Moon at Tin Roof Downtown from 5-8pm. Register for our door prizes, and get your name in the drawing for Lightning 100's Coaster to Copper Sweepstakes to win a trip to Colorado sponsored by Blue Moon Brewing Company.

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Nashville Sunday Night

Lightning 100 brings you our critically acclaimed weekly concert series, Nashville Sunday Night, featuring national, regional and local artists.  Be a part of the live broadcast at 3rd and Lindsley or listen live on 100.1 FM!  Tune in this week for Andy Davis and Friends.  Nashville Sunday Night is sponsored by Yuengling and New Amsterdam Vodka.

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Music Business Radio

Three-time Grammy-nominated drummer, songwriter and producer, Ken Coomer, is our guest this week on MBR. As the founding member of the Grammy Award-winning alternative rock band, Wilco, Coomer has recorded and produced with notable artists around the world.  Such artists include: Sheryl Crow, Nikki Reed, Jars of Clay, Will Hoge, Sugarplum Fairies, Uncle Tupelo, Chetes (EMI Latin), and Emmylou Harris. While in studio, he talked about his start in the music business, his audition for Uncle Tupelo, his transition into production, and advice for keeping a band together. Nashville-based Coomer continues to work as a sought-after producer and drummer.

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The Tasting Bar — Four Roses & Uncle Vals Gin 12.19.14

Today on The Tasting Bar, Dave from The Bottle Shop show us some of his holiday favorites.  We’re talking Four Roses Bourbon and Uncle Vals gin people!

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John Butler Trio performing “Spring To Come” and “Better Than”

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John Butler Trio stopped by the LC studio before their show at Ryman Auditorium.  Check out this performance featuring their new single “Spring To Come” and a Lightning 100 favorite “Better Than” live in the studio.

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the615 12/15/14

Episode129. the615 12/15/14

Local Artist of the week
The Modern Royals – Only You To Blame – The Modern Royals

Dj Picks
Hammel - Ranch Ghost – Black Caboose – S/t EP
Wells -Field Division – Faultlines – Reverie State ( Communion – Soil & the Sun, Gabriel Kelley, Count This Penny)

This Just In
Kyle Cox – I Ain’t Been Lonely, Until I Met You – The Plan, The Mess

Live in the LC studios – Rebecca Roubion - New Christmas Record out now called Christmas Lights
Rebecca Roubion (Live) – Joy To The World
Rebecca Roubion (Live) – Christmas Lights

Bands Around Town
The Future – Baby You’re Golden (Playin’ Live Wednesday 12/17/14 at Tin Roof Nashville at 8pm FREE show)
Guthrie Brown- Lakeside (Playin’ Live Wednesday 12/17/14 at Tin Roof Nashville at 8pm FREE show)
Super Shaker – Kong (Playin’ Live Wednesday 12/17/14 at Tin Roof Nashville at 8pm FREE show)
The Switchmen – I Don’t Know (Playin’ Live Thursday 12/ 18/14 at 12th & Porter Quixotic II)

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Sugar and the Hi-Lows performing “Snow Angel”

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Trent Dabbs and Amy Stroup stop by the LC studio before their performance at Nashville Sunday Night.  Sugar and The Hi-Lows perform “Snow Angel” live and debut a demo of their new song “High Rollers”.  Hope you enjoy this holiday treat!  Click here to watch the HD performance or listen to the full interview via soundcloud.

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