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 Devil’s Backbone Company.  Check out some of our previous featured artists below.

Local Lightning 100 Artists

Whoa Dakota – Patterns

Local artist of the week Whoa Dakota (Jessica Ott) makes a studied transition from her blues-based beginnings to lush indie Read the full article…

Blank Range performs Labor of Love ...

Blank Range stopped by the ONErpm studio to debut a few new songs off their recent release Marooned with the Read the full article…

Deer Tick – Jumpstarting

In celebration of the 16th annual AmericanaFest, we’ve booked one of our favorite Nashville transplants Deer Tick as our local artist of Read the full article…

Jon Latham – Last In Line

This week we welcome the incomparable Jon Latham is our local artist of the week. Latham has been writing some Read the full article…

Shannon LaBrie performs Town Of Bro...

Shannon LaBrie debuts “Town of Broken Hearts” live in the ONErpm studio.  Shannon’s new song pays tribute to all of Read the full article…

The New Respects perform Shoes and ...

Before hitting the road with NEEDTOBREATHE, The New Respects stop by the ONErpm studio to debut a few new tunes. Read the full article…

Coopertheband – Rebels

Local artist of the week Coopertheband (all one word) is a  bramily (band/friends/family) composed of six massive music nerds with minds to Read the full article…

The Cunning – Run Through The...

Local artist of the week The Cunning are an eclectic pop/rock band hailing from nearly every corner of the globe and led Read the full article…

Bre Kennedy – Words

Local artist of the week Bre Kennedy is a singer/songwriter currently living and performing in Nashville. In keeping with the emerging Read the full article…

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…

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