Information on ZLB Old Time Band

Available for events and private parties!

Please contact us for events and private parties. We love to play for folks to listen and dance! e-mail zephyrlightningbolts@yahoo.com

CDs Available for purchase!

Contact us if you would like to purchase CDs. You can e-mail us or complete a Contact form on the Contact page of this web-site. e-mail: zephyrlightningbolts@yahoo.com

Award-winning Old Time Band and Musicians!

The Zephyr Lightning Bolts have won many awards as a band, and as individual musicians. See our "NEWS" page for details!

See us on our FaceBook page!

See our FaceBook page for additional information. Zephyr Lightning Bolts Old Time Band www.facebook.com/ZephyrLightningBoltsOldTimeBand Like Us!

Wytheville Community College on April...

Wytheville Community College on April 16

The Zephyr Lightning Bolts will be playing at the Wilkes Community College Bluegrass & Old-Time Jamboree on Saturday April 16.  We will play from 8:00 to 9:00 pm.   We would love to have you there!   Come join us!  The WCC Bluegrass & Old-Time Jamboree is held every third Saturday of the month, except […]

April 9 — Two Performances!

April 9 — Two Performances!

On Saturday, April 9 we will be playing at the Spencer-Penn Centre in Spencer, VA.  We will begin playing at 1:45 pm. Later on April 9, we will play at New River Community College from 7:00 to 9:00 pm.    https://www.nr.edu/fiddle/ Come join us for both of these shows!   We would love to have […]

April 9 Next Show!

April 9 Next Show!

We are taking a break this weekend.  Celebrating April Fool’s Day!  Ha! Next week we will be busy.  On Saturday April 9, we have two performances.  At 1:45 pm we will play at Spencer-Penn Centre in Spencer, VA.   Later on April 9, we will play at New River Community College from 7:00 to 9:00 […]

Friday March 25 at Sheffield Music Ha...

Friday March 25 at Sheffield Music Hall

We will be playing at the Sheffield Music Hall outside Mocksville, NC on Friday March 25.   We will begin playing at 7:30 pm and continue until at least 9:30 pm.   Come join us for the fun and frolic!   We would love to have you! Sheffield Music Hall    114 Turkey Foot Rd, […]

Busy Weekend — Sims and Wildwoo...

Busy Weekend — Sims and Wildwood Country Store

We have a busy weekend for playing Old Time Music!   Come join us on Friday evening, March 18 at Sims Country BBQ outside Lenoir, NC.  We will be playing from 7:00 to 10:00 pm.  Come get some good eats and enjoy the music.  Bring your dancing shoes!   On Saturday March 19, we will […]

Good Press from the Birthday Party

Good Press from the Birthday Party

The Zephyr Lightning Bolts are always happy to get good press!   We neglected to add this link to our website.  Thanks to the Mount Airy News, WPAQ and the Surry Arts Council who schedules The Earle Theatre for putting on another successful WPAQ Birthday Party — this is the 68th Birthday!  We enjoyed playing […]

ZLBs at Tommy Jarrell Festival

ZLBs at Tommy Jarrell Festival

Come join us at the Old Time Heritage Music Hall at The Andy Griffith Museum on Rockford Street in Mount Airy, NC.  We will be playing at 7:00 on Friday evening, February 26.  Come join us!  It will be a blast!  See complete schedule at the following link:  http://www.surryarts.org/main/displaypage.php?page=news/tommyjarrellfestival.html http://mtairynews.com/news/38133/jarrell-festival-tuning-up-for-15th-year  

Friday Night at Priddy’s Genera...

Friday Night at Priddy’s General Store

Come join us as we play some Old Time Music at Priddy’s General Store in Danbury, NC.  2121 Sheppard Mill Road         Danbury, North Carolina   Phone:  336-593-8786 We will be playing from 7-9 pm.  Come join us!  We’d love to see you there!  

February 12 at Sims Country BBQ

February 12 at Sims Country BBQ

Come join us at Sims Country BBQ outside Lenoir, NC for a fun-filled evening of old time music, dancing, and good eats.  We would love to have you join us.  You’ll be glad you did!  We start playing at 7:00 pm and play until 10:00.  Lots of fun!  Come on out!  Ya Hear?  

ContraDance in Boone, NC

ContraDance in Boone, NC

Friday, February 5th 2016 Appalachian Old Time Square Dance Bring a partner or find one on the dance floor, come and enjoy a night of dancing and fun. Featuring the music of the The Zephyr Lightning Bolts and caller Aaron Ratcliffe. Where: Legends (On campus of the Appalachian State University) When: 7:30pm (Doors/Beginner Lesson), 8:00pm […]