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.
John Rich Launches New Whiskey with Grandma
John Rich and his grandmother may seem like unlikely partners for liquor manufacturing, but they are now officially in the business.
Jana Kramer Has a ‘No Phones at the Dinner Table’ Rule
No phones allowed!
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.
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.
Chris Stapleton Stuns 2019 ACMs With ‘A Simple Song’
They sounded wonderful together!
Dan + Shay, Kelly Clarkson Soar on ‘Keeping Score’ at 2019 ACM Awards
They gave one of the standout performances of the night.
Dan + Shay’s ‘Tequila’ Wins Song of the Year at 2019 ACM Awards
The duo won big!
Maren Morris and the Highwomen Debut at Loretta Lynn Tribute Show [Watch]
We finally got to hear what they sound like together!
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.