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.
59 Years Ago: Buddy Holly Killed in a Plane Crash
A country music icon was almost on the plane with him ...
Chris Stapleton: 2017 CMA Awards Wins Are ‘an Unimaginable Fairytale Type of Thing’
Chris Stapleton reflects on his second career win for Male Vocalist of the Year at the 2017 CMA Awards.
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.
Lee Greenwood: ‘It’s a Great Honor, and a Privilege’ to Support America’s Veterans
Lee Greenwood discusses his reasons for supporting the Disabled American Veterans organization.