Todd Snider Music Business Radio

East Nashville’s own, Todd Snider, has a new band with Dave Schools of Widespread Panic called, Hard Working Americans.

Catch them this Friday with another great Nashville act, Turbo Fruits, at Marathon Music Works.


Trent Dabbs & Sam Palladio – Gunnar from ABC’s Nashville

Last week I had some great in studio guests for an even better cause. Nashville resident Trent Dabbs and Nashville cast member Sam Palladio, along with musician Colin Linden, came into the Lightning 100 studio. They chatted about writing together, ABC’s Nashville, and helped raise awareness for the victims of the Typhoon Haiyan. Haiyan was an exceptionally powerful tropical cyclone that devastated portions of Southeast Asia, particularly the Phillipines, in early November 2013. It is the deadliest Phillipine Typhoon on record,killing over 6,000 people in that country alone.


Passion Pit – Take a Walk

Passion Pit Take A WalkPassion Pit performs “Take A Walk” live at Marathon Music Works.  You’ve been hearing Passion Pit on Lightning 100 since Manners debut out in 2009.  Tune in to hear their new song of Glossary entitled “Take a Walk”.  You might recognize the song from TV from the Taco Bell commercial.  Lightning 100 does not endorse eating Taco Bell’s Doritos® Locos Tacos Supreme in any way.  Check out this video we shot with Passion Pit live sponsored by Griffin Technology at Marathon Music Works.



Hank 3’s Happy Tales Humane Benefit Show

Lightning 100 and Happy Tales Humane teamed up with Hank 3 again for One Big Wag.  It was the 4th annual benefit for Happy Tales Humane, this year hosted at Marathon Music Works, raising money to help foster dogs and cats that are available for adoption.  Click here to see our videos for “Smoke and Wine” and “Guttertown” live at Marathon Music Works. Visit for more information on adopting a pet or donations.

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Keane performing “Silenced by the Night” and “Somewhere Only We Know” at #WRLTsecretshow

Back in June, Keane stopped in at Marathon Music Works for an excellent performance that was unfortunately cut short when a transformer blew down the street. Fortunately for us… and for you, we at Lightning 100, along with some lucky fans, got an exclusive performance and interview during their soundcheck. Here they are with “Silenced By The Night.” Enjoy!


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