Carena Liptak is a writer and editor in Nashville, Tenn. She is a fan of strong coffee and large-eared dogs. When not writing, she can be found chasin' that neon rainbow and livin' that honky-tonk dream.
Interview: Mandy Barnett Shows Her Soul on ‘Strange Conversation’
"It really unfolded on the floor at the recording session in the studio. I didn't know what it was gonna sound like."
Mumford & Sons Explore ‘Birth and Death’ on ‘Delta,’ First Album in 3 Years
The group's fourth album, 'Delta,' will be available on Nov. 16, and the first song, 'Guiding Light,' is out now.
Morgan Evans, Kelsea Ballerini Have Each Other’s Backs By Being Honest
"It's cool to have someone who's not just saying nice things, but saying them from a place of total understanding."
Story Behind the Song: Abby Anderson, ‘Dance Away My Broken Heart’
"I'd had my heart broken at the time, and I love to dance ..."
Abby Anderson Is Excited to Both Learn and Be a Fan on Brett Eldredge’s Tour
"First of all, I'm excited about seeing the show ... because I've never seen Brett Eldredge live before!"
Chris Lane’s First Time on the Radio Was an Early Christmas Present
"[When my song comes on the radio now], I turn it up as hard as I can ..."
Milk Carton Kids’ ‘What Even Is Americana’ Pokes Fun at Genre’s Vastness
The Milk Carton Kids kicked off the 2018 Americana Honors & Awards Ceremony with a satirical examination of the music.
Luke Combs Says Success Hasn’t Changed How His Family Treats Him
"I try not to talk about music. If it comes up, it's fine, but most of the time, we just hang out ..."
John Prine, Jason Isbell, Margo Price and More Gather for All-Star Americana Panel [WATCH]
Brandi Carlile, Margo Price, Dave Cobb, Jason Isbell, Amanda Shires and John Prine joined Amazon Music's 'Today in Music' panel during the 2018 AmericanaFest.
Dustin Lynch Tried Not to ‘Ugly Cry’ When He Got His Grand Ole Opry Membership Invitation
"You wanna go in for a bear hug, and most people you would pick up, but its Trace Adkins, and there's a lot of man there ..."
Keith Urban Likes Blake Shelton Even More After ‘The Voice’ Filming
The two country stars may not have known each other all that well, but Season 15 of 'The Voice' is about to change all that!
Brett Eldredge Spotlights His Dog Edgar in Adorable New ‘Love Someone’ Video
We always knew Edgar Boogie was Brett Eldredge's true love!