There are multiple artists with this name: 1) Japanese heavy metal band 2) Spanish 90s extreme metal band 3) Eric Carr's band, Mother Nature/Father Time in 1979, they used Lightning as a stage name 4) Obscure American hard rock band active 1968-1970, they released one eponymous album in 1970. 1) Lightning is Japanese Heavy Metal band with notable a Neo-Classical Metal sound, with Hiroyas “Iron” Chino as a guitarist and backing vocalist. The band was founded in 2002 in Iron Chino's own, self-titled, label. They recorded their first demo E.P "Soldier Force" in 2005. Read more about Lightning on Last.fm.