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.
Is Jason Aldean Keeping Rock Alive in Country Music?
He's keeping it going — he couldn't not.
Jason Aldean on Changing Industry: ‘I Like Making Full-Length Albums’
He's an albums guy. At least for now.
Lee Brice’s ‘Rumor’ Is a Homage to Bonnie Raitt’s ‘Something to Talk About’
Brice admitted the line tips a hat.
Review: Thomas Rhett Blows Lid Off Very Hot Summer Tour Finale in Nashville
Rhett received a wild hometown welcome in Nashville Saturday night.
‘Real Friends’ Chris Janson and Blake Shelton Collab on New Album
Chris Janson says he's making "Real Friends" with real friends — like Blake Shelton!
Brett Eldredge Writing New Music on a ‘Deeper Level’
Brett Eldredge is in a new phase of songwriting.
Dierks Bentley Literally Just Climbed a Mountain
This country star went up 7,000 feet!
That Time Luke Bryan and Cole Swindell Left Jon Langston Alone Onstage
Where did everybody go? These guys are expert pranksters!
Miranda Lambert and Her New Hubby Enjoy Some Lake Time And Look Great Doing It
She's loving married life!
Why You’ll Never Catch Carrie Underwood in an Itsy Bitsy Bikini
Not on this country girl!
Midland, Brooks & Dunn Bring ‘Boot Scootin’ Boogie’ to ‘CMT Crossroads’ [Watch]
They put a new spin on an old classic!