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.
Old Dominion’s ‘Be With Me’ Video Is All About the Ladies
What if you were auditioning for a music video and the director said your audition tape would be used in the real thing? Would you freak out? Would you maybe not have worn that shirt?
Album Spotlight: Jerrod Niemann, ‘This Ride’
Jerrod Niemann is back with his fourth major album This Ride — his first studio album in three years and first full-length release on his new label, Curb Records.
Album Spotlight: Chris Janson, ‘Everybody’
Chris Janson’s sophomore album Everybody has a little something for – well – everybody.
Hear Morgan Evans’ Debut U.S. Single, ‘Kiss Somebody’
Morgan Evans, a Nashville transplant by way of Australia, recently released his first U.S. single "Kiss Somebody."
Big & Rich Amping Their Live Show With New Album ‘Did It for the Party’
Big & Rich are amping up their live experience with their new album, Did It for the Party.
Chris Young Invited to Join the Grand Ole Opry
Chris Young has just been invited to join the Grand Ole Opry. Vince Gill rendered the "Losing Sleep" singer nearly speechless when he invited him on Tuesday night (Aug. 29).
Josh Abbott Band’s ‘Ain’t My Daddy’s Town’ Video Is Heart-Wrenching
The most soul-touching song on Josh Abbott Band's new album, Until My Voice Goes Out, comes last. A music video for "Ain't My Daddy's Town" is equally as emotional.
Kelly Clarkson Shares Crazy Video of Bat Dive-Bombing Her in the Woods [Watch]
Kelly Clarkson turned to social media to share a crazy video of a bat attacking her in the woods.
This Violin Cover of Sam Hunt’s ‘Body Like a Back Road’ Is Awesome! [Watch]
If you can't get enough of Sam Hunt's "Body Like a Back Road," now a YouTube violinist has taped a rendition fit for a symphony hall.
Lindsay Ell’s ‘The Project’ Debuts at No. 1
Country music guitar-slinger Lindsay Ell is adding a No. 1 album to her name.