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.
Lee Brice: (Finally) Having His New Album Out Is ‘Amazing’
Lee Brice discusses having his new self-titled album out, after spending so much time working on it.
Big & Rich Enjoying Creative Freedom of Their Own Record Label
Big & Rich's John Rich explains to The Boot why the duo formed their own record label, Big & Rich Records.
Garth Brooks’ Favorite CMA Awards Memory Is Something No One Else Saw
Garth Brooks recalls his favorite CMA Awards memory, and shares the categories in which he most likes to be nominated.
Interview: Kelsea Ballerini Lets Fans Into Her Life on ‘Unapologetically’
Kelsea Ballerini discusses her new album, 'Unapologetically', with The Boot.
Jason Aldean Reflects on His Career So Far: ‘I Feel Like We Did Everything Pretty Good’
Jason Aldean reflects on all that he has learned in his career so far.
Story Behind the Song: Chris Young, ‘Losing Sleep’
Chris Young shares the story behind his single "Losing Sleep."
Dustin Lynch Says He’s Learned to Be More Authentic and Patient in His Career
Dustin Lynch shares some of the lessons he's learned that inspired his latest album, 'Current Mood'.
Rascal Flatts Happy to Explore Opportunities Beyond Country Music
Rascal Flatts' Jay DeMarcus shares the trio's love for creative outlets beyond music, including acting.
Rascal Flatts’ First Time on the Radio Was Nerve-Wracking
Rascal Flatts recall the first time they heard themselves on the radio.
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.