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Lani Ford is a twenty-year radio veteran who has moved from town to town, up and down the dial.  She started in country radio in Texas, was an airborne traffic reporter in Cincinnati, returned to San Antonio, Texas to work at an Oldies station, voiceover artist and actress.  Then, she moved to New York City where she worked for over 12 years as a DJ at legendary WPLJ while also reporting traffic for the NYC Fox affiliate and touring with her rock band, STARK.  Lani’s songwriting is what brought her to Music City in 2014.  She is thrilled to be on the air at Lightning 100 since February 2015.  You can hear her on weekends and when someone needs a vacation during the week.

Lani Ford's Posts

Stoop Kids – 17:35

Good Friday morning! Lani Ford here having some fun with Stoop Kids “17:35” for my DJ pick today. Ah, to be a kid again. Read the full article…

Wild Belle – Untamed Heart

Lani Ford on board and my DJ pick today comes from right here in Nashville. It’s Wild Belle “Untamed Heart”. You Read the full article…

Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile &...

Lani Ford here feeling quirky on a Friday. My DJ pick today is from Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile called “Over Everything” Read the full article…

Tennis – No Exit

Lani Ford with ya on a sunny Friday! My DJ pick today comes from the husband and wife duo from Read the full article…

Alice Merton – No Roots

Lani Ford here, and today, my DJ pick comes from 23 year old German-British singer Alice Merton and her song “No Roots.” Read the full article…

Lucinda Williams – Six Blocks Away

Lani Ford here and this soggy Friday I have Lucinda Williams with a new, not so new song “Six Blocks Read the full article…

Keelan Donovan – Love Of Mine

Lani Ford here, and my DJ Pick this week is from a fella who recently opened for Lucie Silvas at Nashville Sunday Read the full article…

The Wild Reeds – Capable

Lani Ford here, and my DJ pick for this Friday is from The Wild Reeds! “Capable” is the lead track Read the full article…

St. Vincent – New York

Happy Friday! My DJ pick today is the new St. Vincent tune “New York,” paying homage to my old hometown and broken Read the full article…

This is The Kit – Moonshine Freeze

Lani Ford here and Friday is my day to pick a song for you. Check out “Moonshine Freeze” by This Read the full article…

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