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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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Lightning 100 store is open

New merchandise is available!  Lightning 100 has a very limited amount of Independent Rocks shirts. Want to support your favorite independent radio station? Be one of the first to get some Lightning 100 swag from our new online store. Click here to purchase hats, t-shirts, and more!

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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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The Tasting Bar — Craft Sodas 7.18.14

Dave from The Bottle Shop brings some awesome new craft sodas by the Lightning 100 studios. We sampled Fentimans Mandarin and Orange Jigger, Pure Soda Works’ Honey Lime, and Fever Tree’s Ginger Beer. We also mixed up a Rumosa, a rum mimosa, and The Bottle Shops’ version of a Dark and Stormy Night.

BSAM darknstormy Rum-osa

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Independence Rocks 2014

Lightning 100 turned 23 this year and decided to throw another huge party.  Lightning 100′s Independence Rocks concert featured some of our favorite locals, The Delta Saints and Goodbye June with some up and coming artists  Jamestown Revival and The Wind and The Wave. Indie Rocks is sponsored by Tin Roof NashvilleNashville Vapor, Budlight, American Born Moonshine and Blue Chair Bay Rum.

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