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.
Carrie Underwood and Husband Work Out Together on Tour
No excuses! The superstar and her former pro athlete hubby use gym time as bonding time while she's out on the road.
Jana Kramer Has a ‘No Phones at the Dinner Table’ Rule
No phones allowed!
Blake Shelton’s Fashion Know-How Is Improving Thanks to Gwen Stefani
He's becoming a fashion pro ... sorta.
Blake Shelton Doesn’t Really Want to Put Any More Albums Out
It's not the end for him, though.
Brooks & Dunn to Be Joined by Luke Combs, More for Special ‘CMT Crossroads’
Brooks & Dunn are headlining their very own CMT Crossroads this June — with friends!
Dierks Bentley Ready to Perform at Nashville’s NFL Draft
The NFL Draft is coming to Nashville, and Dierks is tackling the stage.
George Strait, Miranda Lambert Unite for ‘Run’ at the 2019 ACM Awards
Two Texans, one amazing performance.
Brooks & Dunn, Luke Combs Tear Up 2019 ACM Awards With ‘Brand New Man’
He added a new, even more rockin' dimension to the classic tune.
Kellie Pickler Inspired a Song Called ‘Damn’ on Jake Owen’s New Album
Kellie made Jake go, "DAMN!"
Jake Owen and Kid Rock’s ‘Grass Is Always Greener’ Was Born From a Pickleball Game
There's an old business saying that gloats 'deals are made on the golf course,' but not for these fellas.
No Tour for Jake Owen, He Plans to Enjoy Life With New Baby
The singer won't be hearing the hum of that summer tour bus, choosing instead to spend time with his family.