Mike Thiel is a midwestern Millennial multimediaist with an appreciation for alliteration. (It’s all true!) His stories, photos and videos can be found on the USA Today Network, Taste of Country Network and other entertainment publications and websites around the world. Thiel has created numerous enterprise entertainment features and regularly interviews musicians, comedians, athletes, reality stars, movie producers and more. Currently based in Nashville, Thiel is exploring Music City’s evolving music and nightlife scene and is also a musician himself.
What Are the Best Country Songs of the ’90s? Vote Here!
The best country songs of the '90s helped change everything in the genre and lift it to a commercial prominence it had never seen before.
Brett Eldredge Gets to ‘Make All the Rules’ for His First Headlining Tour
Brett is in charge of this rodeo.
Willie Nelson Is the Star of 2018 Luck Reunion Lineup
Love Willie Nelson shows? You're in Luck!
Shane McAnally Lip-Talking Adam Rippon’s Post-Skate Olympics Interview Is Everything
It's pretty hard to beat the songwriter at this particular game.
Zac Brown Band’s Coy Bowles Welcomes Another Baby Girl
It's a girl ... again!
Jason Aldean and More Unload New Music at Broken Bow’s CRS Showcase
Broken Bow Records had each of their featured artists perform one song at the event.
Carrie Underwood’s ‘The Champion’ Tops iTunes Chart After Super Bowl
People watching the Super Bowl were like, "I gotta have that new Carrie jam NOW!!!"
This Little Girl May Be Country Music’s Most-Noticed Fan
Four-year-old Baylee Alford is quickly gaining attention in the country music community.
Brantley Gilbert’s Branching Out, Books Show With Orchestra
The country rocker is launching the cold-weather leg of The Ones That Like Me Tour on Feb. 1, but he'll be warming up with an orchestra in Nashville this spring.
Maren Morris, Zedd Debut Pop-Oriented ‘The Middle’ Target Commercial
Did you catch the video for the song in a commercial during the Grammy Awards?
Kid Rock Kicks Off American Rock n Roll Tour With a Bang in Nashville
Fans at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville treated the singer like po-dunk royalty on Friday night (Jan. 19).
Hunter Hayes Debuts ‘This Girl,’ Third Song From His Mini-Movie
"This Girl" reveals a casual, breezy tone fans have come to expect from Hayes when he's singing about love.