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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Billy Strings – “Fire Line”: DJ Pick of the Week

Billy Strings is not your typical 'bluegrass' artist. Sporting a number of colored hairstyles in the past with tattoo sleeves, you might mistake him...
Lightning 100's 2021 Top 200 Countdown

Best of Countdown 2021 (100 – 1)

The Lightning 100 staff had a great time putting together our Top 200 countdown this year. It reminded us of why we love what...

Airpark – Bring It Back My Way (ft. Erin Rae): Local...

This week's local artist spotlight goes out to indie rockers Airpark and their new track "Bring It Back My Way." Formerly of folk-rock band...

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...

Heather Bond – Ich Weiss Nicht: Local Artist of the Week

This week's local artist spotlight goes out to local pop artist Heather Bond and her brand-new track, "Ich Weiss Nicht." Her quirky brand of...

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...

Brandi Carlile & Soundgarden – Searching With My Good Eye Closed:...

Casey's DJ Pick of the Week sees Brandi Carlile and Soundgarden working together. On "Searching With My Good Eye Closed," a re-recording of Soundgarden's...

Unknown Mortal Orchestra – “That Life”: DJ Pick of the Week

In their new single "That Life," Unknown Mortal Orchestra explores a life of luxury and delight. The track has that same sound that we...

Sweet Oblivion – Jimbo Mathus & Andrew Bird: DJ Pick of...

Former Squirrel Nut Zippers bandmates Jimbo Mathus and Andrew Bird are working together again! This time it's on "Sweet Oblivion," the lead single off...

the615 – 1/18/21

On this week's episode of the615 Casey introduces Mia Morris as our new Local Artist of the Week. You'll also hear tracks from The...

Birdtalker – “Old Sob Story”: DJ Pick of the Week

Local Nashville Americana rock group Birdtalker sings with fervor on their new single "Old Sob Story." Set to appear on their self-titled record Birdtalker,...

Lauryn Peacock – Camus Blues: Local Artist of the Week

This week’s local artist spotlight goes out to Lauryn Peacock and her recent single, “Camus Blues,” released January 29th ahead of her third full-length...

The Foxies – Timothée Chalamet: Local Artist of the Week

This week's local artist spotlight goes out to indie pop-rock outfit The Foxies and their newest single “Timothée Chalamet.” You might recognize that name—we...

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...