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.
Kacey Musgraves Reveals 20+ North American Oh, What a World Tour Dates in 2019
2019 can't come soon enough!
Story Behind the Song: Danielle Bradbery, ‘Worth It’
"It was one of those songs where it was like, 'This is gonna be my favorite on the album ...'"
Eli Young Band’s Mike Eli and Wife Kacey Welcome Baby Kash
Mike Eli and his wife announced the birth of their second child, a son named Kash Eli, on July 9, 2018.
Brantley Gilbert Writes About His Life, and His New Record Will Be ‘No Different’
"I write songs about my life, so all my records have been chapters of my life, and this one's gonna be no different."
Ashley McBryde Recalls Meeting Fan Who Kicked Addiction With Help From ‘Girl Going Nowhere…
"For her to come to me and say, 'I lost my kids and then got them back,' that's way bigger than us."
Thomas Rhett Jokes He Might Need to Write More Verses for ‘Life Changes’
"That song is definitely one of those songs that's just in-the-moment, and I kind of just wrote it because it was what I was going through."
Dustin Lynch Says ‘Good Girl’ Has Sent Some Potential Love Interests His Way
"I sing that song from [an angle of] longing to find that person that sets my world on fire and takes life to a new level."
Hear Kenny Chesney’s Wistful New ‘Pirate Song’ [LISTEN]
"Anyone who's got a job, a schedule, a list of responsibilities and people to answer to understands that yearning to be free ..."
Story Behind the Song: Thompson Square, ‘Masterpiece’
"When we sing it onstage, it's kind of like the first time every time."