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.
Eric Church Sets Attendance Record With Double Down Tour in Nashville
He's the only act to ever do this!
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!
May We All Find a Love Like (Shirtless) Luke Bryan Has for His Dog
He LOVES that dog.
Dierks Bentley Ready to Perform at Nashville’s NFL Draft
The NFL Draft is coming to Nashville, and Dierks is tackling the stage.
5 Monumental Moments From Loretta Lynn’s 87th Birthday Concert [Watch]
Keith Urban in a cake? A king singing to a queen?
Brandi Carlile Tributes Loretta Lynn With Epic ‘She’s Got You’ Cover [Watch]
It was the hands-down standout performance of the night.
Loretta Lynn Brings the House Down With ‘Coal Miner’s Daughter’ at Birthday Bash
Even at 86 years old, Loretta Lynn still knows how to party.
Kellie Pickler Inspired a Song Called ‘Damn’ on Jake Owen’s New Album
Kellie made Jake go, "DAMN!"
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.
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.