New Music

New Music Monday 5/6/24

Hit play on this week's episode for new music from Cage The Elephant, Royel Otis, The Lemon Twigs, Hippo Campus, and more! https://www.mixcloud.com/Lightning100/new-music-monday-5624/ This week's playlist:ill peach - Wolf Like MeCage The Elephant - MetaverseRoyel Otis - Claw FootSprints - Help Me, I’m SpiralingHana Vu - CareThe Lemon Twigs - My Golden YearsCamera Obscura - The...

New Music Monday 4/29/24

We've got a bunch of great new albums to check out this week by St. Vincent, Justice, and Hovvdy, plus new singles from Dr. Dog, The Decemberists, Nilüfer Yanya, and more. New Music Monday airs every Monday night 8-9pm on Lightning 100. https://www.mixcloud.com/Lightning100/new-music-monday-42924/ This week's playlist:Stephen Sanchez - Howling at WolvesDr. Dog - Talk Is CheapHovvdy -...

Mary Bragg “Together Alone” – Casey’s DJ Pick of the Week

Casey’s DJ Pick of the Week is “Together Alone” by Mary Bragg!  The critically acclaimed Nashville singer/songwriter and producer first settled into her artistry through the release of her 2017 LP Lucky Strike. Since then, Bragg developed an engaged following by imploring radical honesty and vulnerability. Throughout her discography, Bragg candidly explores heartbreak, love, grief and...

gglum “Eating Rust” – Steph’s DJ Pick of the Week

Steph’s DJ Pick of the Week is “Eating Rust” by gglum!  Singer/songwriter Ella Smoker, known as artist gglum, recently debuted on Secretly Canadian with The Garden Dream, a bold, melodic interpolation of indie pop and 90s grunge. Throughout the 13-song LP, Smoker harnesses the grit of essential grunge bands Elastica and The Breeders while maintaining a modern...
Charley Crockett "Solitary Road" - Dan's DJ Pick of the Week

Charley Crockett “Solitary Road” – Dan’s DJ Pick of the Week 

Dan’s DJ Pick of the Week is “Solitary Road” by Charley Crockett!  Charley Crockett just released his third single from his upcoming album $10 Cowboy. The lead single and title track, “$10 Cowboy,” was released in January; the second - “Hard Luck & Circumstances” - came out in March, and now, his newest, “Solitary Road”...
Tune in to 100.1 FM and lightning100.com all week to hear “Eastside” by Multi Ultra, our Frothy Monkey Local Artist of the Week!

Multi Ultra “Eastside” – Local Artist of the Week

Lightning 100 announces Multi Ultra as our Frothy Monkey Local Artist of the Week! The 2023 Music City Mayhem Champions have continued to build on the stellar sound that won them last year’s title. Multi Ultra does not shy away from what makes them special. They proudly combine their unique display of edge with lyrics...
Autumn Nicholas "Baggage" - Jayson's DJ Pick of the Week

Autumn Nicholas “Baggage” – Jayson’s DJ Pick of the Week

Jayson’s DJ Pick of the Week is the newest track from Autumn Nicholas, “Baggage!”  Autumn Nicholas is a powerful voice in the folk and country scene. They’ve been able to create a discography that is laced with honest and true stories of identity and belonging. Inspired by the BlackLivesMatter and LGBTQ+ marches, Nicholas uses their...

The Greeting Committee “How It Goes” – ONErpm Hitmaker Alert

This week’s ONErpm Hitmaker is The Greeting Committee with “How It Goes.”  Addie Santino, Pierce Turcotte, Noah Spencer and Micah Ritchie are the forces behind Kansas City band The Greeting Committee. Since debuting in 2017, the band has toured with the likes of Bombay Bicycle Club, Hippo Campus and Rainbow Kitten Surprise and performed at...

Lonesome Joy “Wire” – Casey’s DJ Pick of the Week

Casey’s DJ Pick of the Week is “Wire” by Lonesome Joy!  Lonesome Joy makes soulful, retro-inspired blues rock spearheaded by Nashville-based singer/songwriter and pianist Stevie Redstone. Lonesome’s Joy’s first release “Roll With The Thunder” plays on repeat at Lightning 100, and we’re excited to finally get our hands on a new single. Redstone co-write “Wire”...
Chappell Roan "Good Luck, Babe!" - Steph's DJ Pick of the Week

Chappell Roan “Good Luck, Babe!” – Steph’s DJ Pick of the Week

Steph’s DJ Pick of the Week is Chappell Roan’s “Good Luck, Babe!”  Chappell Roan has cemented herself as a powerful player in the music industry. She’s truly become a leader in the newest genre of pop. Her entire discography blends 80’s synth pop with the iconic pop hits of the early 2000’s. Her look and...

New Music Monday 4/15/24

This week we have new music from Suki Waterhouse, Maggie Rogers, Bonny Light Horseman, The Lemon Twigs, Aaron Frazer and more! New Music Monday airs every Monday night 8-9pm on Lightning 100. https://www.mixcloud.com/Lightning100/new-music-monday-41524/ This Week's Playlist:Suki Waterhouse - My FunAaron Frazer - PaybackBodega - TarkovskiWisp - PandoraAnnie Taylor - Perfect PretenderMaggie Rogers - DrunkThe Greeting Committee -...
The 502s "Something's Gonna Go Our Way' - Dan's DJ Pick of the Week

The 502s “Something’s Gonna Go Our Way” – Dan’s DJ Pick of the Week 

Dan’s DJ Pick of the Week is “Something’s Gonna Go Our Way” by The 502s! The 502s are a six piece band reigning from sunny Florida. They’ve cemented themselves in the indie folk scene throughout the past few years. Their sound is bright and energetic- fitting for the Florida natives.  “Something’s Gonna Go Our Way” is...
Tune in to 100.1 FM and lightning100.com all week to hear “Old Radio” by Robby Hecht, our Frothy Monkey Local Artist of the Week

Robby Hecht “Old Radio” – Local Artist of the Week

Lightning 100 announces Robby Hecht as our Frothy Monkey Local Artist of the Week! His newest tune “Old Radio'' is a summery, indie dreamscape.  Although his most recent song boasts some modern sound, Robby Hecht’s music feels timeless. He blends reminiscent lyricism and vivid melodies to create insightful and unforgettable sonic experiences. His latest album...
Tune into 100.1 FM or lightning100.com all weekend to hear “The Mountain is You” by Chance Peña, our ONErpm Hitmaker Alert this week! 

Chance Peña “The Mountain is You” – ONErpm Hitmaker Alert

This week, Lightning 100’s ONErpm Hitmaker Alert goes to Chance Peña with the song, “The Mountain Is You!" Chance Peña, a softly-sung songwriter and performer from Tyler, Texas, has spent the past decade making a name for himself in the ever-growing American indie folk scene. From small performances in hometown bars to writing songs for...
Multi Ultra "Eastside" - Casey's DJ Pick of the Week

Multi Ultra “Eastside” – Casey’s DJ Pick of the Week 

Casey’s DJ Pick of the Week is the newest track from Multi Ultra, “Eastside.”  Multi Ultra is a fan favorite here at Lightning 100. Since winning last year’s Music City Mayhem, the four-piece have continued to stay on our radar. Their newest single, “Eastside” is an ode to Nashville. For locals, it’s littered with easily...
La Luz "Strange World" - Steph's DJ Pick of the Week

La Luz “Strange World” – Steph’s DJ Pick of the Week

Steph’s DJ Pick of the Week is “Strange World” by La Luz!  “Strange World” marks the first single from their upcoming album, News of the Universe. This marks the four piece’s first Sub Pop Records album. La Luz is truly unlike any other band in the scene right now. Consisting of four women of color, La...

New Music Monday 4/8/24

This week on the show we're featuring new music from The Black Keys, Vampire Weekend, Glass Animals, Cage the Elephant, Lucius, Chappell Roan, and more! New Music Monday airs every Monday night 8-9pm on Lightning 100. https://www.mixcloud.com/Lightning100/new-music-monday-4824/ This week's playlist:The Black Keys - Please Me (Till I'm Satisfied)Ride - Portland RocksVampire Weekend - Prep-School GangstersLucius - How...
Alex Jordan "Saving Grace"

Alex Jordan “Saving Grace” – Dan’s DJ Pick of the Week

Dan’s DJ pick of the week is Alex Jordan’s “Saving Grace.” The song is the final single off of Jordan’s latest full-length release, Queen Kerosene. Alex Jordan has spent the past decade hopping between underground indie bands as a session and touring musician, before branching into his own solo work in 2020, starting with The...