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

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


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