about Tallahassee nights live!

Fondly known as TNL, Tallahassee Nights Live is a touring live music production featuring some of the best sounds of Jazz, R & B, Soul, Pop, Latin, Country, Rock, HipHop, Dance, Expressed Spoken Word (Poetry) and Hilarious Comedy. The event’s hosts are WHBX 96.1’s Joe Bullard and Black on Black Rhyme’s Keith Rodgers.

The appeal is universal and TNL offers a diverse musical journey which leaves its audiences extremely satisfied after every show. Each of its performers are passionate and dedicated to giving its fans first-class entertainment.

What We've Achieved

2019 Performances


  • January 18, 2019 Mayor Booker Gainor, (Cairo), Scholarship Gala. Grady Cultural Center. Cairo, GA.

  • January 19, 2019 Private Birthday Party. Events 4 You. Thomasville, GA.

  • January 20, 2019 TNL - MLK Edition. The Moon. Tallahassee, FL.


  • February 17, 2019 TNL - Valentine’s Day Edition. The Moon. Tallahassee, FL.

  • Feburary 23, 2019 Private Wedding. Doubletree Hotel. Tallahassee, FL.

  • February 23, 2019. Fast Cars & Mason Jars. Phipps Farm. Tallahassee, FL


March 2, 2019 African American Music Festival. Warrior on the River. Midway, FL.

March 11, 2019 2019 Sheriff’s day sponsored by Leon County Sheriff’s Office. Hotel Duval. Tallahassee, FL.

March 13, 2019 A Night of the Arts. Brick & Brass. Tallahassee, FL

March 16, 2019 Mayor’s Brunch sponsored by Pittman Law Group. Edison Restaurant. Tallahassee, FL.

March 17, 2019 TNL Live Recording! Potbelly’s. Tallahassee, FL>

2018 Performances


  • TNL - MLK Edition

  • Mayor Booker Gainor's Inaugural Gala


  • FL Black Legislator's Scholarship Gala

  • TNL - Valentine Edition


  • Ronald McDonald House, Little Black Dress

  • Equality Florida


  • American Red Cross, Canteens & Camo Event

  • Big Bend Hospice

  • Pavilion at Old School Square, Delray Beach, FL


  • TNL - MAY 6, The Graduation Edition -Tallahassee Auto Museum

  • Lloyd Music Festival, May 26, Leon County Fairgrounds


  • Juke Joint Festival, June 2, Carr Lake

  • TNL - June 17, The Luau Edition. The Centre of Tallahassee


  • FL League of Cities Annual Conference - Hollywood, FL

  • TNL Soul Heaven All-White Edition


  • Tallahassee’s 1st Downtown Get down

  • Leon High School Class of 1998 20 Year Reunion


  • FAMU Homecoming at The Moon

  • Lloyd Music Festival


  • FAMU Presidential Inauguration of the 12th President, Dr. Larry Robinson

  • Margarita Society Annual Ball


  • FBMC Christmas Party

  • Tallahassee Nights Live! Red Carpet/Black Tie Edition

  • Tallahassee Orthopedic Clinic Christmas Party

  • 1st TNL New Year’s Eve Party at The Music Garden


2017 Performances

  • 2017 Dare to Dream MLK Festival - January

  • MLK Celebration Cascades Park

  • TNL Valentine's Edition - February

  • 2017 Ronald McDonald Charities Little Black Dress Fundraiser

  • 2017 Southern Regional AKA Conference, ATL

  • The Crest Theater, Delray Beach, FL

  • Big Bend Hospice Fundraiser

  • American Legion - Cairo

  • TNL Graduation Edition - April

  • 2017 Legislative Black Caucus Scholarship Gala

  • Don Hinkle/Mimi Graham 1st Anniversary

  • 2017 Lloyd Music Festival

  • WellsBuilt Museum Juneteenth Celebration, Orlando

  • 2017 Celebrate America - Tom Brown Park, Tallahassee, FL

  • Jim Baker's 50th All White Party

  • 2017 Annual Florida League of Cities Conference

  • TNL All White Edition - August

  • TNL Luau Dance Party - September

  • Hurricane Irma 1st Responders Relief Concert

  • 2017 FAMU President's Gala

  • TNL - Homecoming Edition

  • FSU Sean Pittman Annual Pig Roast

  • 30th Anniversary Tallahassee Governor's Club

  • 2017 FBMC Masquerade Ball

  • Private wedding - November

  • 2017 Xmas Party Tallahassee Orthopedic Clinic

  • TNL Black Tie Edition - December

OTHER Performances

  • Official Band for the Florida Chamber of Commerce 3 years in a row, Amelia Island & Destin

  • FAMU Homecoming Post Game Show

  • Opening act for Fantasia concert

  • TNL in Winter Haven FL at the Historic Ritz Theater (2)

  • Members of TNL featured on both American Idol and The Voice

  • Members of TNL featured for National Anthem at FSU basketball game

  • Annual FSU Homecoming Pig Roast by Sean Pittman

  • Big Bend Hospice Annual Gala (3 years)

  • FAMU Homecoming Funkfest

  • The Crest Theatre in Delray Beach (2)

  • FBMC Christmas party

  • National Anthem at the NFL Jacksonville Jaguars game

  • First local band to have ticketed event at the city's multi-million dollar amphitheater. TNL headlined Cascades Park with Howard Hewett & Mama Blue as an opening act - over 1500 in attendance

  • Official band for the Black Caucus Florida Black Legislators Gala (3_

  • City Manager's Retirement Gala

  • 50th Anniversary of Demont Insurance

  • Retirement of Bill Jablon - Maclay School

  • Fundraiser for St. Peter's Anglican Church opening

  • Tiger Bay Annual Banquet

  • Souls to the Polls - Tallahassee

  • Rivers-Bennett Christmas party

  • Opening act for The O'Jays