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.
Steve Earle & the Dukes Showcase Songwriting of Guy Clark in New Project, ‘Guy’
"No way I could get out of doing this record!"
Story Behind the Song: Kacey Musgraves, ‘Slow Burn’
"The best things in life are a slow burn -- something you enjoy the journey of ..."
The Tractors Guitarist Steve Ripley Dead at 69
Rest in peace, Steve...
Charlie Daniels Claps Back at Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib’s Call to Impeach Trump
Daniels says the newly elected Congresswoman's 'frivolous, foul-mouth vow to impeach' will make it hard for him to take her seriously in the future.
Watch Keith Urban Honor the Artists Who Died in 2018 With New Year’s Eve Medley
It's an annual Keith Urban New Year's Eve tradition.
Toby Keith: ’90s Country Resurgence Inspired Him to Revisit His Own Catalog
"Those songs were important, and they were big songs. So I just decided I wanted to start playing 'em again."
Brooks & Dunn Rock Reba’s ‘Why Haven’t I Heard From You’ at Kennedy Center Honors
Other artists offered tear-jerking speeches, but Brooks & Dunn paid tribute to Reba by rocking out hard.
Lady Antebellum Perform Two Reba McEntire Hits at Kennedy Center Honors
Dang, those harmonies!
Kelly Clarkson Celebrates Reba McEntire With ‘Fancy’ at Kennedy Center Honors
For Clarkson, the ceremony's honoree is more than a musical icon -- she's a personal hero, too.