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In 2016 the Belcourt Theater finally reopened after going through major renovations and the band Coast Modern played Lightning’s Nashville Sunday Night. 

 

In the year 2016, Drake’s album Views sold over 4 million copies, well that same year Local Natives, Shovels and Rope, and Oh Wonder were among some of the artists that came to perform live in studio.

Johnny Lucas – Your UFO

Local artist of the week Johnny Lucas just moved to Nashville after playing this year’s Isle of Wight and Glastonbury Festivals in England. Johnny writes and...

Here Come the Mummies Secret Show [photos]

It's October...lets get funky with some mummies!  Check out some photos and video from Here Come the Mummies secret show at Exit/In!  Lightning 100’s...

LP – Lost On You

Hey there, it's Keith Coes and here is my #L100DJPicks for this week. It is a new song by LP - she has played...

Meiko Performs We All Fall Down [Video]

Meiko came into the studio with Matthew Perryman Jones and played "We All Fall Down" off of her new upcoming album, Moving Days, due in...

Lissie performs Hero [video]

Elisabeth Maurus, also known as Lissie, performed a secret show for a few of our listeners in the Lightning 100 studio.  Lissie performs two...

Diamond Carter covers Over the Rainbow by Kermit as Willie Nelson...

Too be honest, we had little faith that this in-studio would happen.  Tyler Tuohy of Diamond Carter is not known for being an early...

Patrick Michael perform Linda Lew – Jed’s Writers Night [video]

%CODE1% Patrick Michael debuts "Linda Lew" live in the ONErpm studio.  Lani Ford met Patrick at Writers Night at Jed's Sports Bar and Grille.  Come get...

Live On The Green 2016 featuring Ben Harper, Judah & the...

Did you attend the last day of Live On The Green Music Fest 2016?  Lightning is proud to put some of our locals next...

Aaron Lee Tasjan – Don’t Walk Away [Video Premier]

Lightning 100 happily premieres the music video for "Don't Walk Away" by Aaron Lee Tasjan.  Stepping out on his own this former Drivin' and...

BONNAROO 2016 – DAY 3 [PHOTOS]

It was a hot day on day 3 of Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival.  We still made it out to see Anderson East, Margaret Glaspy,...

Andrew Bird – Capsized

Hi guys, its Analee! My pick this week is the new Andrew Bird single called ‘Capsized,’ this single is off of his forthcoming album Are...

Reservations with Brandon Frohne

On our final episode of Reservations, we welcome Brandon Frohne of Holler & Dash aka "Cheffie". Holler & Dash opens later this month in Brentwood...

Andra Day Secret Show [photos]

Andra Day treated our fans to an exclusive performance backstage at 3rd and Lindsley.  Check out the photos from the show! .  

Foy Vance – Upbeat Feelgood

Lt. Dan Here with my DJ pick of the week, Foy Vance with Upbeat Feelgood. After listening to this one you'll want to see...

Loveless – Longer

Lani Ford here on another fabulous Friday! My DJ pick of the week is Lydia Loveless with Longer from her new album Real. Lydia has an...

Maybird performs Turning Into Water and Maybird [video]

Ana Lee first introduced Maybird to our airwaves as her DJ Pick in April....and we've been a fan ever since!  Maybird performs an acoustic version of...

Oh Wonders perform Without You and All We Do [audio]

Josephine Vander Gucht and Anthony West are Oh Wonder, a synth-pop duo from London that sold out shows from Paris to Los Angeles after...

Unplugged 4/10/16

It's Ana Lee here with more rare live cuts from my Unplugged playlist! Check out Aaron Lee Tasjan Live in Lightning 100's Studio and...

Drew Martin (ft. Notelle) – Don’t Walk Away [Writers Night]

Local singer songwriters Stephanie (Notelle Music) and Drew Martin joined Ana Lee in the Lightning 100 studios after she met them at our Writers...

Car Seat Headrest with The Lemon Twigs [photos]

Matador Records artist Car Seat Headrest performed a pretty rad set at Mercy Lounge.  Check out some of the photos from it. Photography by James...