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. Check out some of our previous featured artists below.

Local Lightning 100 Artists

Lucas – Got It Together

After making a name for himself around the UK as Johnny Lucas, the Manchester native is ready to take on Read the full article…

The Brummies perform Drive Away [vi...

Formerly “John & Jacob”, The Brummies hung out with Ana lee late last year after coming off tour with NEEDTOBREATHE Read the full article…

Yon Ort – What You Feel

Local artist of the week Yon Ort is songwriter and multi-instrumentalist J. Eric Wilson. Born in rural Kentucky, he spent his Read the full article…

Kate Tucker – In Your Arms

Local artist of the week Kate Tucker is a Nashville-based songwriter, singer and guitarist. She fronts Kate Tucker and the Read the full article…

David Borné performs The Color of ...

David Borné, Nashville’s “The Dude” according to Lightning 100’s own Lt. Dan, came over back in December before his show Read the full article…

Devon Gilfillian Performs “Ho...

Nashville artist Devon Gillfillian stops by the ONErpm studio ahead of his headlining show at Exit/In. He chats about the Read the full article…

Leah Blevins – Walk Home

Within the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in Sandy Hook, KY, came Nashville rising singer/songwriter and local artist of the week Leah Read the full article…

The Daybreaks perform “Strang...

Team Lightning was joined by The Daybreaks for a short hike and secret show at Harpeth River State Park. Upon Read the full article…

Lister Brothers – Run Away

Local artist of the week Lister Brothers have been creating music as long as they can remember. It just so Read the full article…

David Rawling and Gillian Welch

David Rawlings and Gillian Welch Pe...

David Rawlings no stranger to the Ryman Auditorium! Hear Lt. Dan talk with Nashville natives David Rawlings and Gillian Welch Read the full article…

Dustin Ransom – Nobody But Me

Combining elements of R&B and funk, haunting atmospherics, timeless pop, rock, jazz and folk sensibilities, and a rich, soulful voice, local Read the full article…

Caroline Spence – Slow Dancer

While our Local Artist of the Week Caroline Spence may not look like one of the road-hardened troubadours of America’s Read the full article…

Sad Penny – Addison

Local artist of the week Sad Penny is the new solo project from Jo Meredith of The Saint Johns. Meredith’s Read the full article…

SHEL – Stronger Than My Fears

In a new music scene that’s crowded, genre-twisting and attuned to mastery in live performance, local artist of the week Read the full article…

Molly Rocket – Too Late

Local artist of the week Molly Rocket is a Power Piano Pop Rock Party in a bottle. Composed of Wesleyan University Read the full article…

The New Respects perform “Som...

Nashville natives, The New Respects just released “Something To Believe In” off their upcoming sophomore album on Capitol CMG.  The group Read the full article…

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