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.
Gretchen Wilson Reveals How Faith Hill Inspired ‘Redneck Woman’
Gretchen is country music's whiskey drinking, butt-kicking "Redneck Woman." But her inspiration for the career-making song is surprising.
What Does Aaron Watson Miss Most on Christmas? You Can Probably Relate
"That's what it's all about, going all out."
When to Take Down Christmas Decorations? Kelsea Ballerini’s Stance Is Solid
Kelsea Ballerini is adamant about when to take down Christmas decorations.
Lyrics Uncovered: Lee Greenwood, ‘God Bless the USA’
Lee Greenwood shares the story behind his all-time patriotic anthem, "God Bless the USA."
Brantley Gilbert Captures a ‘Redneck Circus’ in ‘Fire’t Up’ Video [Watch]
"It was like a party all day long," he says of the shoot.
Kip Moore Opens a Tab at East Nashville Restaurant to Help Out Locals
It wasn't a crazy night out — he was helping others.
Maren Morris Song ‘The Bones’ Is the Only Thing That Stops This Baby From Crying
Maren Morris may have unintentionally created the ultimate baby hack.
Jeff Foxworthy Ditched His Mustache for the First Time in 40 Years
If you shave your mustache during quarantine ... you might be a redneck.
Jillian Cardarelli’s ‘Cool Girl’ Is a 2020 Summer Anthem [Listen]
It's never too early for a summertime jam.
Review: Thomas Rhett Blows Lid Off Very Hot Summer Tour Finale in Nashville
Rhett received a wild hometown welcome in Nashville Saturday night.