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.
‘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!
How Luke Bryan Broke the News of His Record Label to Jon Langston
It was a complete shock to the newcomer.
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!
Blake Shelton’s Birthday Message for Luke Bryan Is What You’d Expect
Shelton had to post something funny about his longtime buddy.
Watch Chris Lane Propose to Lauren Bushnell in Sweet ‘Big, Big Plans’ Video
Now that's how you pop the question!