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.
Top 5 Steve Earle Songs
No doubt -- Earle has written some truly iconic songs.
Tenille Townes: Miranda Lambert’s Tour Is a Lesson in Supporting Fellow Artists
The rising singer explains why Lambert is a role model for how to be a supportive friend on the road.
Maren Morris Goes Solo for ‘Crowded Table’ Live on Tour [WATCH]
'I want a house with a crowded table / And a place by the fire for everyone...'
What’s on Johnny Cash’s List of Essential Country Music? Only Rosanne Cash Knows for Sure
The younger Cash has recorded or named 15 tracks on this list ... but what about the other 85?
Patsy Cline and Loretta Lynn’s Brief, Important Friendship Shines in ‘Patsy & Loretta’ Lif…
Cline and Lynn have both been the subject of several documentaries, movies, books and even songs -- but their friendship is one part of the two artists' lives that even big fans don't know very well.
Story Behind the Song: Clint Black, ‘Spend My Time’
"This is a song that takes on a whole lot more meaning as we get older ..."
‘Will the Circle Be Unbroken': The History of Country Music’s Most Iconic Song
Learn how "Will the Circle Be Unbroken" came to be one of country music's most important and meaningful songs.
American Aquarium Share Acoustic Video of a Song Off Their Next Album, ‘Lamentations’
The group shared a brand-new song to celebrate hitting 30% of their crowdfunding goal for their next record, 'Lamentations.'
Chris Stapleton Is the Family Tree’s Rotten Apple in New ‘The Bad Side of the Blood’ [WATC…
Stapleton's new track is a toe-tapping, sinister ode to being the black sheep in a family full of upstanding citizens.
Dan + Shay’s Shay Mooney Expecting Baby Boy No. 2 With Wife, Hannah
"'Bout to be a new duo in town ..."
Top 5 Songs Written By Felice and Boudleaux Bryant
Dang -- these two sure could write a hit!
Miranda Lambert Finds Peace in a Chaotic World With ‘Bluebird’ [LISTEN]
"I'll keep a light on in my soul, keep a bluebird in my heart..."