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.
Nicole Kidman Shares Rare Picture of Her and Keith Urban’s Daughters
The couple almost always keep their kids shielded from the spotlight.
Lil Nas X Pops in at Elementary School, Leads ‘Old Town Road’ Singalong [Watch]
When Lil Nas X saw a tweet about an elementary school that loves his viral hit, he decided to go party with them in person!
Eric Church Sets Attendance Record With Double Down Tour in Nashville
He's the only act to ever do this!
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 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.
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.
Dustin Lynch’s Crush Reba McEntire Surprise Inducts Him Into the Opry
Reba is always a pleasant surprise, but especially if you're Dustin Lynch.
Luke Bryan Officially Opens New Celebrity Bar in Nashville: ‘I Feel Really Blessed’
The bridge is down and the doors are open.