Gayle Thompson has been a daily contributor for The Boot since it began in 2008. In addition, she has written for Rolling Stone, Country Weekly, CBS Radio and several other outlets. Besides writing, she loves traveling, cooking, entertaining and anything else that involves her husband and little boy.
92 Years Ago: The Grand Ole Opry Begins Broadcasting
Nov. 28, 1925, was an historic day for country music.
26 Years Ago: Garth Brooks’ ‘No Fences’ Makes Country Music History
Oct. 24, 1991, was a big day for Garth Brooks.
Interview: Dolly Parton Achieves a Career First With New Children’s Album
Dolly Parton discusses her children's album, 'I Believe in You'.
59+ Dead, 500+ Injured Following Shooting at Route 91 Harvest Festival
A shooting took place during the 2017 Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas early Monday morning (Oct. 2). At least 59 people are dead and more than 500 were injured.
Rascal Flatts Praise Blake Shelton’s Wit, Advice to ‘The Voice’ Contestants
Interview: Kip Moore Bares His Soul on Honest New Album ‘Slowheart’
Kip Moore discusses his new album, 'Slowheart'.
8 Years Ago: Jason Aldean Goes Gold With ‘Big Green Tractor’
On Sept. 2, 2009, Jason Aldean undoubtedly toasted to his own success.
Chris Young Says He Has More Planned to Help Hurricane Harvey Victims
Chris Young explains why he is doing so much to help the victims of Hurricane Harvey.
Jason Aldean’s 2017 Concert for the Kids Raises $700,000
Jason Aldean raised just over $700,000 at his second Concert for the Kids in his hometown of Macon, Ga.