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

Jillette Johnson – Love Is Blind

With her nuanced lyricism and shapeshifting vocals, local artist of the week singer/songwriter/pianist Jillette Johnson is the rare artist who Read the full article…

Savannah Conley – Midnight Train

Local artist of the week Savannah Conley is a singer-songwriter based out of Nashville, TN. Her music has been classified as Read the full article…

EastLand – Our Town

Created by some of Nashville’s finest hired guns, local artist of the week EastLand‘s music hearkens back to a time Read the full article…

PONCÉ – Surrender The Night

Local artist of the week PONCÉ is a dynamic pop rock duo based in Nashville consisting of twin brothers Carson Read the full article…

Rocky Block – Make It To You

Local artist of the week Rocky Block started playing drums in his fathers lap as a toddler. In his still Read the full article…

Creamer – Magic

After a decade as a central figure in the Dallas-Fort Worth music scene, singer, songwriter and local artist of the Read the full article…

Leah Blevins – God, Help Me

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

Smart Objects – The Autumn Man

Local artist of the week Smart Objects is a new project from Nashville-based singer songwriter Benjamin Harper. Think rock music Read the full article…

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…

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