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Beer, Bands and Bingo

Join Lightning 100 for an old school game, with a new school twist! It's Beer, Bands and Bingo at Tin Roof Nashville every Tuesday from 7:30-10:30pm. Make sure to come out play bingo and take advantage of drink specials from Leinenkugel's Summer Shandy and Blue Chair Bay Rum!

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Cornhole Tournament this Wednesday

The Fat Bottom Cornhole Backyard Party is the place to be every Wednesday in East Nashville. The points are reset to zero, so now it is anyone’s game. First round starts at 7, but get there early to sign up and enjoy the best craft beer in town. The team with the most wins will be leaving with some awesome tickets. The Fat Bottom Cornhole Tournament every Wednesday on the East Side at Fat Bottom Brewery.

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Lightning 100's Live On The Green

Here is the lineup for Lightning 100's Live On The Green 2014!  For guests interested in a premium experience, Live On The Green Music Festival offers an exclusive VIP Lounge. VIP ticket holders will enjoy exclusive access and top-notch hospitality. You just come and enjoy the music, we'll take care of the rest.  Tickets are selling fast!  Hurry up and get your VIP tickets to LOTG!

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Music City Breakthrough

12th & Porter announces Music City Breakthrough Contest - The winner gets 5 days recording at Blackbird Studio, a slot at Summerfest, Lighting 100's Artist of the Week and heavy rotation, 32 track live recording and 3 camera video shoot at 12th & Porter, Vinyl Pressing, Features on MTV/CMT Artists, and much more!!!!

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Daniel Ellsworth and Marie Hines at NAMM

Lightning 100 partnered with Casio Music Gear to cover the 2014 Summer NAMM conference!  We had some locals try out the Casio Privia Pro PX-5s keyboard and perform live in the Music City Center during NAMM.  Daniel Ellsworth and The Great Lakes, local artist of the week performs “Phantoms” and “Sun Goes Out”.  Marie Hines switches it up a little by performing “Hammer” and a Beyoncé cover “XO” live on 100.1 FM.  Want to win your own Casio Privia Pro PX-5s?  Enter into Lightning 100′s Casio Sweepstakes by July 28th for a chance to win.

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the615 07/21/14

Episode107. the615 07/21/14

Local Artist of the week-
INTL – Spitfire (Playin’ a FREE show 6:30pm Friday 7/25/14 at Pour House Nashville. Download Spitfire for FREE at  Lightning100.com)

Dj Picks
Hammel - Daniella Mason – Technicolor
Wells - Jason Isbell – Live Oak - Southeastern

This Just In
Wes Speight - Skin Glue – Transmigration
The Colored Parade – An Unlikely Affair – And The Walls Of The City Will Shake
Waterfall Wash – Foreign Chords – Foreign Chords

Live in the Lightning 100 studio Colony House
Colony House (live)- Silhouettes
Colony HouseSecond Guessing GamesWhen I Was Younger

Bands Around Town
Earl Burrows- Set The Sail(Playin’ Live w/ Kate Tucker & The Sons of Sweden and Tetherball at Playin’ Mercy Lounge Wednesday 7/23/14)
Diarrhea Planet – Kids - (Playin’ Red Bull Sound Select at Exit/In on Friday 7/25 w/ Blank Range & Music Band)
The Vespers – Not So Nice (Playin’ The Basement Monday 7/21 w/ Anderson East)

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Music Business Radio : Rolling Stone

In celebration of the launch of Rolling Stone Country, we sat down with Director Gus Wenner, son of Rolling Stone co-founder Jann Wenner, and the newly announced Sr. editors for the magazine; The Boot founder Beville Darden-Dunkerly and Joseph Hudak , former managing editor of Country Weekly. Wenner explained how many untold stories there are in Nashville, especially regarding the politics of the area, the strong creative community, and all the musical artists who call it home. Wenner himself is no stranger to creating music, having his own band, Gus + Scout, and is looking forward to see what Nashville has to offer. www.rollingstonecountry.com

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the615 6/30/14

the615 6.30.14 “Exploring Nashville’s Indie Scene” Episode 105

Local Artist of The Week
Lauren Farrah- Whittle You Down

DJ Picks
Hammel- Hotpipes- For Cowboy
Lt. Dan- Self- Runaway- Super Fake Nice

This Just In
Liz Ciopper & The Stampede – Monsters – Monsters
Future Thieves – Secret – Future Thieves EP
Kristen Wright – High Wire – In The Year Of Letting Go

Live In the Lightning 100 Studios
AJ & The Jiggawatts – Get Wild- It Is What It Is

Bands Around Town
Coat Tales – Who Needs Beauty
Majestico – I Just Want To
The Allen Thompson Band – Dirt To Dust

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