New Music

The Thing With Feathers – “Everything I’m Missing”: Mel’s DJ Pick of the Week

Mel's DJ pick of the week is "Everything I'm Missing" by The Thing With Feathers! Released on January 20, 2023, "Everything I'm Missing" is the fourth single on their upcoming EP. As a local band, The Thing With Feathers creates all the good alt-rock and indie-pop vibes right here in Nashville. The band consists...
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The Explorers Club – “Come Softly To Me”: Casey’s DJ Pick of the Week

"Come Softly To Me" by The Explorers Club is Casey's DJ Pick of the week! Originally a song by Fleetwood Mac, The Explorers Club released their take on this classic hit as they wrapped up their Fall 2022 tour. This single also follows their release of "Tragedy," another Fleetwood Mac cover. Both tracks are...

New Music Monday 1/23/23

In our inaugural edition of New Music Monday, we take a listen to new songs from Arlo Parks, The National and boygenius who are all putting out new albums later this year. We'll also hear from Ruston Kelly, Caroline Rose, Fruit Bats and more. https://www.mixcloud.com/Lightning100/new-music-monday-12323/ 1. Arlo Parks - Weightless2. The National - Tropic Morning News3....

the615 – 1/23/23

This week on the615 Casey introduces The Weeks as our new Local Artist of the Week. You'll also hear tracks from Taylor Bickett, Cecilia Castleman, The Thing With Feathers, and many more. Tune in every Monday and Saturday from 6pm to 8pm for the615! Special thanks to our sponsors Daddy’s Dogs and  H.O.M.E.! https://www.mixcloud.com/Lightning100/the615-nashvilles-independent-radio-show-12323/ The615 and...

Arlo Parks – “Weightless”: Stephanie’s DJ Pick of the Week

Stephanie's DJ Pick of the week is "Weightless" by Arlo Parks! "Weightless" is the latest single release on Arlo Parks' upcoming album, "My Soft Machine." This will be Parks' second studio album and it will debut on May 26, 2023. One of the themes of this upcoming album is "the viscera of being in...

Myron Elkins – “Nashville Money”: Dan’s DJ Pick of the Week

Dan's DJ Pick of the Week is "Nashville Money" by Myron Elkins! Elkin's new album "Factories, Farms, & Amphetamines," released on January 13, 2023 features "Nashville Money." Six-time Grammy-winning music producer Dave Cobb produced the tracks. Best known for producing Chris Stapleton, Brandi Carlisle, and John Prine, this album is sure to be a...

615 Saturday – 1/21/23

On this episode of 615 Saturday Casey discusses the Cumberland River. You'll also hear tracks from Nikki Lane, The Thing With Feathers, Jake Wesley Rogers, *repeat repeat, and many more. Tune in every Monday and Saturday from 6pm to 8pm for the615! Special thanks to our sponsor Daddy’s Dogs. https://www.mixcloud.com/Lightning100/615-saturday-12123/ The615 and 615 Saturday are now...

615 Saturday – 1/28/23

On this episode of 615 Saturday Casey shares a little bit about Wayne White. He also plays tracks from Phillip-Michael Scales, Josh Rennie-Hynes, The Weeks, Gabrielle Grace, and many more. Tune in every Monday and Saturday from 6pm to 8pm for the615! Special thanks to our sponsor Daddy’s Dogs. https://www.mixcloud.com/Lightning100/615-saturday-12823/ The615 and 615 Saturday are now...
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Ruston Kelly – “The Weakness”: Jayson’s DJ Pick of the Week

Jayson's DJ Pick of the week is "The Weakness" by Ruston Kelly! As the title track to Kelly's anticipated third record, "The Weakness" delivers a devout indie-rock anthem. Despite the acoustics of his last album, Kelly seems very comfortable stretching into the alternative setting. The track aims to achieve a sonic landscape to match...
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Death Cab for Cutie – “Pepper”: Keith’s DJ Pick of the Week

This week, Rev. Keith's DJ Pick is "Pepper" by Death Cab for Cutie! "Pepper" made its debut on Death Cab for Cutie's tenth studio album titled "Asphalt Meadows" this past September. "Pepper" is the seventh track on the album written by both lead singer Ben Gibbard and keyboardist Zac Rae. The song perfectly encapsulates...
Connor Kelly & The Time Warp "Avalanche"

Connor Kelly and the Time Warp – “Distant Forest”: Casey’s DJ Pick of the Week

Casey's DJ Pick of the Week is Connor Kelly and the Time Warp's "Distant Forest." This song was released in early 2022 on their album of the same title. "Distant Forest" features a psychedelic-rock sound with heavy drums, lots of synths, and guitar distortion. These stylistic choices take its listeners on a metaphorical mind...

the615 – 1/9/23

On the first 615 full album preview episode of 2023, Casey spins The Features "The Mahaffey Sessions 1999" in it's entirety. In case you missed it, be sure to check out the record when it drops this Thursday, January 12! You'll also hear tracks from The Prescriptions, Pale Lungs, Bre Kennedy, our new Local...

615 Saturday – 1/7/23

Casey talks college football history on this week's edition of 615 Saturday. You'll hear tracks from Molly Tuttle & Golden Highway, Gabrielle Grace, Them Vibes, Jake Wesley Rogers, and many more. Tune in every Monday and Saturday from 6pm to 8pm for the615! Special thanks to our sponsors Daddy’s Dogs and Nashville Denim Company. https://www.mixcloud.com/Lightning100/615-saturday-1723/ The615...

615 Saturday 12/31/22

On this special NYE edition of 615 Saturday, learn a bit about the Illusion indoor roller coaster. Casey also plays tracks from Honey Dagger, Multi Ultra, The Dreaded Laramie, Lilly Hiatt, and many more. Tune in every Monday and Saturday from 6pm to 8pm for the615! Special thanks to our sponsors Daddy’s Dogs, Nashville...

Old 97s — “I Don’t Know What Christmas Is”: Dan’s DJ Pick of the Week

Dan's DJ Pick of the Week is "I Don't Know What Christmas Is" by Old 97s! Written for the new Guardians of the Galaxy Holiday Special, this song sticks to the comical image of the Guardians series. A fun analysis of Christmas traditions through the lens of an alien, the song reveals all of...

Lilly Hiatt — “Under The Milky Way”: Local Artist of the Week

This week’s Frothy Monkey Local Artist of the Week is Lilly Hiatt! We’ll be spinning her track “Under The Milky Way!” Hiatt is a Nashville-based folk-rock singer-songwriter and daughter of illustrious singer-songwriter John Hiatt. Raised in Music City, she started making music at 12, and never looked back. In 2014, she released her debut album Let Down...

Will Hoge — “Ain’t How It Used to Be”: Jayson’s DJ Pick of the Week

Jayson's DJ Pick of the Week is "Ain't How It Used to Be" by Will Hoge! A nostalgic retelling of the digital age transformation of Nashville, "Ain't How It Used to Be" shows life through the eyes of lifelong Nashvillian and alternative country artist Will Hoge. Though "everything's practically perfect" after the money came in,...

Intern Picks – Our Favorite Releases of 2022

It seems we blinked and another year has come and gone. Whether you're Spotify Wrapped has looked the same for the last four years, or you had some new picks, you can't deny that 2022 brought us some awesome tracks. For our interns, a semester here at the station is also coming to a...