Local Music Spotlight

Lightning 100 spotlights Nashville’s independent music scene by featuring our local artist of the week on air sponsored by Frothy Monkey and at Friday Afternoon Live each week! Join Adam Culver at Soulshine Pizza Factory for happy hour from 5–7 p.m. with drink specials and ticket giveaways then stay for a FREE show featuring the local artist of the week at 7:15 p.m. Friday Afternoon Live is sponsored by Sugarlands Distilling Company and Abita Brewing Company. Check out some of our previous featured artists below.

Local Lightning 100 Artists

Hobo Cane – Let Go

Local artist of the week Hobo Cane (aka Javier Alberto Mendoza) can be described as pure heart and soul. His Read the full article…

sELF performs Dead Man and Sucked O...

sELF aka Matt Mahaffey stopped by the ONErpm studio to get people pumped for Elliston Place Street Fest this Saturday, Read the full article…

Allen Thompson Band – Brace Y...

Local artist of the week Allen Thompson Band is made up of Allen Thompson, Grayson Downs, Clint Maine, Ray Dunham Read the full article…

Krantz – Psycho

With a retro style and influence from the golden age of rock and roll, but with a modern touch, local Read the full article…

Waterfall Wash – Time Flies

Local artist of the week Waterfall Wash is a quirky mesh of folk rock and pop punk with inclinations toward the Read the full article…

Jess Nolan – Full Set Live at...

Jess Nolan is a local R&B/soul artist making her debut at 3rd & Lindsley opening for Muddy Magnolias. In only Read the full article…

Scale Model – Other Voices

Local artist of the week Scale Model is an alt indie rock/pop band based in Nashville. They combine interweaving guitars Read the full article…

the615 – Episode: 250

This week on the615, Hammel flies solo on this episode featuring local artist Them Vibes. Check out Hammel’s DJ pick, Read the full article…

The Foxies Perform Wander In Lust a...

Nashville natives, The Foxies stopped by the ONErpm studio to play some acoustic songs and chat with Adam and Jason. Read the full article…

615 Day Video Recap

Lightning 100 partnered with Project 615 for the seventh annual 615 Day June 15 to celebrate all things Nashville with a Read the full article…

Them Vibes – Electric Fever

Formed in East Nashville’s underground rock scene in 2013, local artist of the week Them Vibes quickly shook the foundations of Read the full article…

Big Surr – At The Bi-Rite

In the center of landlocked Tennessee there is a basin at the bottom of which sits Nashville, where humidity settles Read the full article…

Rayland Baxter covers Bob DylanR...

Did you miss Dylan Fest at The Ryman last month? We’ve got you covered. Check out this video of Nashville Read the full article…

Thunderground featuring Stoop Kids,...

Lightning 100 hosted yet another great Thunderground showcase at The Basement East! Check out our photos from the show featuring Creamer, Read the full article…

Jonny & The Jumpmen – Salt Box

Local artist of the week Jonny & The Jumpmen refer to themselves as “garage country,” and their single “Salt Box” Read the full article…

The Aquaducks – Rewind

Our friends in The Aquaducks debut the studio version of “Rewind”, previous released on Live at The Beast.  Local artist of Read the full article…

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