Joy Oladokun – Look Up: DJ Pick of the Week

Joy Oladokun has had a break out start to 2021. The Nashville artist, originally from rural Arizona, is gearing up to release her third...

Best of Countdown 2021 (200 – 101)

The Lightning 100 staff had a great time putting the best of countdown together this year. It reminded us of why we love...

Music Business Radio: Joe Chambers

MBR welcomes Joe Chambers, producer, songwriter, and Founder/CEO of the Musicians Hall of Fame, as our guest. Joe talks about his pilgrimage to Nashville to pursue a music...

Hippo Campus — “Bad Dream Baby”: DJ Pick of the Week

Indie rock staples Hippo Campus returned last week for the first time since 2018 with their new single “Bad Dream Baby.” They released the...

Zoom Interview: Jon Batiste

Jazz musician Jon Batiste has had a whirlwind past year. Known primarily as the musical director on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, he's...

Zoom Interview: Gracie Abrams

Up-and-coming bedroom pop star Gracie Abrams has had an unusual breakout year. After gaining traction from the song snippets she posts to her Instagram,...

Cold War Kids – “What You Say”: DJ Pick of the...

"What You Say," a new single from Cold War Kids, is unapologetically itself and has us all wanting more. The track is off their...

Interview: Ringo Starr (Audio)

Our very own Lt. Dan got the chance to chat with Ringo Starr last week—yes, that Ringo Starr. The two got a chance to...

The Wild Feathers — “Ain’t Looking”: DJ Pick of the Week

After three years, local country-rockers The Wild Feathers returned with a gritty, infectious anti-lovesong in “Ain’t Looking.” With images of road-trips in “rusted out...

Lucero – Back in Ohio: DJ Pick of the Week

Today’s DJ Pick of the Week goes to Lucero for their song “Back in Ohio”. This is a featured song on the Memphis-based, indie-rock...

Jon Batiste – “Freedom”: DJ Pick of the Week

Jon Batiste's long awaited album We Are is here and we are digging Rev's DJ Pick of the Week, "Freedom." With funky keyboard notes...
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Amanda Shires – “Saddle in the Rain”: Local Artist of the...

The endlessly talented Amanda Shires is Lightning 100’s Local Artist of the Week! The Texas born musician and songwriter is a featured artist on a...
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Sad Astronauts – This is Gonna Hurt Me More than it...

This week Lightning100 will be featuring the band, Sad Astronauts , as Dan's Dj Pick of the Week! "This is Gonna Hurt Me More...

Ben Rector – “Range Rover”: DJ Pick of the Week

Ben Rector's "Range Rover" is the new summer anthem that we can't get enough of! First picking up the guitar in high school, he...
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John Mayer “Wild Blue”- DJ Pick of the Week

"Wild Blue" is the latest single from John Mayer's newest album Sob Rock, not to mention it's Rev's DJ Pick of the Week! With...

Kashena Sampson – “Whole Lot Better”: Local Artist of the Week

Singer-songwriter, Kashena Sampson released her optimistic single, “Whole Lot Better" this past week. Her music is similar to oldies country artists Loretta Lynn and...

Rodney Crowell – “Something Has to Change”: DJ Pick of the...

Two-time Grammy Award winner and legendary roots singer-songwriter, Rodney Crowell has a diverse music history. Etched into the history of country music and the...

Goodbye June – “Step Aside”: DJ Pick of the Week

Nashville natives Goodbye June released their newest single “Step Aside,” giving fans a look into their newest album. “Step Aside” is the first single...

Jax Hollow – Drift Together: Local Artist of the Week

Jax Hollow is the rock revival artist taking Music City by storm. A Nashville native, the guitarist and singer-songwriter has overcome hurdle after hurdle...

BadCulture – “Wake Up”: DJ Pick of the Week

Emerging indie punk rock band BadCulture sings with raw emotion on their 2021 single "Wake Up." A local band from East Nashville, BadCulture is...