Local Music Spotlight

Lightning 100 spotlights Nashville’s independent music scene by featuring our local artist of the week on air 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

TAYLS – Pop Tart (Queer Boy S...

Local artist of the week and East Nashville “supergroup” TAYLS is the solo breakout psych-pop project by vocalist/writer/multi-instrumentalist Taylor Cole of Read the full article…

Road to Roo City Finals [photos]

Congratulations to our Nashville #RoadtoRoo champions Creature Comfort! Join Lightning 100 for our Road to Roo State Finals Wednesday, April 5 Read the full article…

Heather Bond – Cannon Fire

Local artist of the week Heather Bond is piano–pop starlet whose pure, ethereal voice is taking music to new heights. Her heartfelt lyrical Read the full article…

David Borné – Young And Foolish

Local artist of the week David Borné (pronounced Bor-nay) is an Americana singer/songwriter and artist hailing from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, by way Read the full article…

Birdtalker – In Studio

Morning DJ Adam Culver hosted Nashville’s own Birdtalker in Lightning 100’s ONErpm studio as they played some of their favorite material live on air. Read the full article…

Caleb Groh – Do You Ride

Local artist of the week Caleb Groh has been singing, writing, producing and playing since he was 13 years old. He Read the full article…

Diamond Carter – Santa Cruz

Local artist of the week Diamond Carter is songwriter Tyler Tuohy on vocals and guitar, Cameron Black on saxophone, keyboard and back-up Read the full article…

Joanna Barbera – No Surprise

Local artist of the week Joanna Barbera’s new EP IMAGO showcases Joanna’s growth through her move from her safe stronghold of Austin, Read the full article…

Dustin Ransom – Home To You

Local artist of the week Dustin Ransom is an artist’s artist and a musician’s musician. Combining elements of classic R&B and Read the full article…

Albatross – On The Run

We’re excited to welcome Alabtross (aka Adam Stockdale) back as our local artist of the week! In a world full of Read the full article…

Kyshona Armstrong – Same Blood

Local artist of the week Kyshona Armstrong, a music therapist gone rogue, hails from the small town of Irmo, South Read the full article…

Darrin Bradbury – All My Best...

Local artist of the week Darrin Bradbury calls himself a modern Americana-folk satarist-no point storyteller. His album Elmwood Park: A Slightly Melodic Read the full article…

Matt Brown – Feel Like That

Local artist of the week Matt Brown is an old soul, and that is evident in the music he creates. Read the full article…

The Saint Johns perform Lost the Fe...

The Saint Johns stopped by ONErpm to give stripped down versions of “Lost The Feeling” and “Testifier”. The Nashville-based duo composed Read the full article…

Allen Thompson Band – Long Ti...

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

Kyle Andrews – Up Top

Local artist of the week Kyle Andrews in a Chicago-native turned Nashville transplant. His electro-pop rhythms and hook-heavy songs captures listeners Read the full article…

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