40 Rod Lightning
- Tom Jones- vocals and guitar
- Jon Lundberg- lead guitar and vocals
- Brian Killigrew- mandolin and lap steel
- Chuck Larsen- stand up bass and vocals
Forty rod lightning -
a term for whiskey
of most villainous description.
So called because it is
warranted to kill
at forty rods.
1 rod = 5.5 yards or 16.5 feet
40 rods = 220 yards or 1 furlong
r o c h e s t e r
40 Rod Lightning is an Alternative Americana band hailing from Rochester, NY.
We like to call our style Insurgent North Country
Focusing on a steadily growing catalog of original music.
Playing covers by:
Johnny Cash, Hank Williams III, Bob Wayne and more
Plus our own special take on a wider variety of music
from such artists as:
Metallica, Tool and Violent Femmes, to name a few.
For information and booking contact us