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Check out all of our recent DJ picks! Click any tile to read our thoughts on new tunes, listen to the audio, or even watch music videos!

Half Alive – Still Feel

Lt. Dan here with my DJ pick of the week from indie up-and-comers Half Alive. The trio released their debut EP 3...

Jade Bird – Uh Huh

Lt Dan reporting for duty with my DJ pick of the week from British songbird Jade Bird. Jade Bird is fast becoming one of the...

Caitlyn Smith – Contact High

Jayson here with my DJ pick of the week from Nashville's own Caitlyn Smith. I know what you're thinking, "Jay, will you ever pick...

Rex Orange County – Loving Is Easy

Jayson here with my DJ pick for this week. As we continue our day-long British Invasion on Lightning 100, I'm going with the smooth...

Francis and the Lights – May I Have This Dance

Hey there. It's Keith Coes and here is today's DJ pick. I heard this track last week and really dug it. Listen to Francis and the Lights'...

Alanna Royale – It’s Not Yours

Jayson here with another Nashville-based artist as my DJ pick of the week. Alanna Royale recently blew us away at our Thunderground showcase, and...

The Teskey Brothers – I Get Up

Lt Dan here with my DJ pick of the week from Australia's The Teskey Brothers. Their debut album Half Mile Harvest is a raw combination of soul...

Morning Teleportation – No Distance

Lt Dan here with my DJ pick of the week from psych rockers Morning Teleportation and their new single "Do Distance." Morning Teleportation formed in...

The Watson Twins – Hustle and Shake

Analee here with my DJ pick of the week from The Watson Twins. "Hustle and Shake" is the new single and first preview of...

Olivia Frances – Porcelain

Lani here with my DJ pick of the week from folk/pop artist Olivia Frances. “Porcelain” is the lead single from her third...

Tom Walker – Angels

Keith Coes here with my DJ pick of the week from breakout UK artist Tom Walker. His highly anticipated debut album What a Time To Be...

Ruston Kelly – Black Magic

Lani Ford here, and I am featuring a local songwriter with strong connections (like writing hits for Tim McGraw and being engaged to Kacey...

Grace Potter – I’d Rather Go Blind (Etta James Cover)

Lani here with my DJ pick of the week from Grace Potter. Potter has been quiet for a while now, but the vocal powerhouse has returned...

Meg Myers – Numb

Lani Ford here. Friday is MY day to pick a tune. This week I bring you Meg Myers with her new single "Numb." Give it a listen...

Maggie Rose – Smooth

Jayson here featuring my favorite DJ pick of the year, throwing it back to April with Maggie Rosemary ’s “Smooth.”

Josh Gilligan – Absent Mind

Adam here with my DJ pick of the week from Nashville musician and director Josh Gilligan. Gilligan is currently creating a forthcoming...

The Wild Reeds – Telepathic Mail

Lani Ford on board with my DJ pick of the week from LA trio The Wild Reeds. “Telepathic Mail” is the lead...

Sun Seeker – Christmas Clown

Happy eve of Christmas. Adam here with my DJ pick of the week from Nashville’s own Sun Seeker! Their new original holiday...

Best of 2019 Countdown: 100 – 1

Lightning 100 wants to give a huge thank you to all of our listeners who have supported for nearly 30 years. Your...

Best Music of 2018 (100-1)

Lightning 100 continues our best of countdown(or countup)! Did you catch our 200-101 list? Click here to view the first...