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.
Luke Bryan’s ‘Most People Are Good’ Highlights Feel-Good ACM Awards
"I believe you love who you love / Ain't nothing you should ever be ashamed of."
Old Dominion Win Vocal Group of the Year at 2018 ACM Awards
They appeared surprised at their win.
Pat Green Isn’t Done Making Music, But Probably Done Recording Albums
When it comes to full-length albums, the country star is saying goodbye.
Pat Green Is Getting an Awesome Birthday Present
Pat Green's friends are giving him a tribute, but he's modest about the whole thing.
Reba McEntire Will Reveal This Year’s ACM Awards Nominees
Look for Reba — well, all over the place this Thursday.
Carrie Underwood Helps Injured Police Officer Who Is Childhood Friend
The officer is suffering multiple injuries from a car crash.
Carrie Underwood’s ‘The Champion’ Tops iTunes Chart After Super Bowl
People watching the Super Bowl were like, "I gotta have that new Carrie jam NOW!!!"
This Little Girl May Be Country Music’s Most-Noticed Fan
Four-year-old Baylee Alford is quickly gaining attention in the country music community.
Hillary Scott’s Twins Will Be Here Soon and She’s Reflecting
The days are counting down until the Lady Antebellum singer welcomes her newborn twins.
Cody Johnson, Mo Pitney and William Michael Morgan Team for Awesome Merle Haggard Tribute …
Country singer Cody Johnson recently teamed with Mo Pitney and William Michael Morgan for a three-man rendition of Merle Haggard's "Okie from Muskogee."
This Christmas Gift From Luke Bryan’s Wife Made Him Cry
Luke wasn't expecting the special gift Caroline got him.
Chris Stapleton’s ‘From A Room: Volume 2′ Songs Ranked for Radio
Taste of Country sat down to rank the songs on Chris Stapleton's new album in terms of commercial radio.