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Team Lightning - Thunderground

  • Basement East 917 Woodland Street Nashville, TN, 37206 United States (map)


One of the many ways Lightning 100 supports local artists is by highlighting their work in monthly local music showcases.  This is part of our effort to help break new, up-and-coming artists and create new fan bases for some of Nashville's best local acts. Bands can submit their music for consideration to be featured at our monthly Thunderground Showcase at the Basement East. Discover Nashville's underground up-and-coming artists with fellow Team Lightning listeners!

When: First Thursday of each month at 8pm
Where: Basement East
917 Woodland Street
Nashville, TN 37206
Cost: $5 cover. Tickets are sold only at the door.

Difficulty: This is a fun, social gathering with live music. Find other Team Lightning friends who are going by joining our Facebook group!
Registration Deadline: Not applicable
Group Size Limit: 450 guests

Parking: Parking is extremely limited. Guests are encouraged to carpool or rideshare. Limited parking is available across the street at the Nashville Fireman's Credit Union, or along nearby streets. The nearest Nashville Bcycle Station is at 5 Points (one-quarter mile away).


Children Policy: This is a 21 and up event
Dog Policy: Dogs are not permitted
Weather Policy: This is an indoor event
Cancellation Policy: Tickets are sold only at the door.


Are you in a band, or have a friend with a great sound and a lot of potential? Learn how to submit your music for consideration HERE.

Please include the following information with all submissions:

  • Artist Name
  • CD Title
  • Suggested songs to review (3 tracks)
  • Artist Contact – phone, email address, and mailing address
  • Artist website
  • Artist base – i.e. location
  • Where the CD is commercially available (if anywhere)
  • Artist bio/fact sheet


Featured bands each month will be listed on the Lightning 100 Concert Calendar and Lightning 100 Facebook page prior to each event.


No registration required. $5 cover required at the door for admission. This is a 21 and up event.