Posts tagged "country"

13 Of Country Music’s Hottest Cowboys

For those of you who think country music isn’t for you, here are 13 reasons you need to stop what you’re doing and try it. From country vet Tim McGraw…

Katie Oldenburg | November 14, 2014 - 4:30 pm

5 Alter Egos That Only Come Out When I Listen To Country Music

My favorite thing about country music is the focus on storytelling. Country songs are full of vivid characters and tales of heartbreak and hi-jinks. I think this is why, sometimes…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | June 24, 2014 - 2:00 pm

10 Ways We Would Like To Comfort Luke Bryan After His Fall

If you didn’t yet hear the sad news, Luke Bryan fell off a stage while doing some intense hip gyrating during a concert in Charlotte, North Carolina yesterday. He managed…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger and Katie Oldenburg | May 30, 2014 - 1:30 pm

These Kids Have An Important Message About Drinking And Falling In Love

In light of songs like “Donkey” (shudder) taking over the mainstream country airwaves, I feel the need to even things out a bit by presenting some evidence that good country…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 14, 2014 - 6:30 pm

Build Your Bunkers Now: This Is Going To Be The Biggest Country Hit Of The Summer

There’s a disturbing buzz building in Nashville right now. It’s reminiscent of the sound of the T-Rex approaching in “Jurassic Park.” At first, it’s just a faint vibration, then a…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 9, 2014 - 2:30 pm

11 Emerging Country & Folk Artists We’re Obsessed With

Country music is currently dominated by vapid “bro country” bands and pop-infused megastars like Taylor Swift and Carrie Underwood. If mainstream country isn’t you thing, we can’t blame you (although…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger & Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 11, 2014 - 1:00 pm

5 Reasons I’m Super Excited About Miranda Lambert’s Upcoming Album, Platinum

Miranda Lambert just announced a release date for her fifth studio album, Platinum, and even though we have to wait til June 3rd (that’s soooo far away!), I couldn’t be…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 11, 2014 - 1:00 pm

Watch This: The Sad State Of Country Music In 2013

Listen, I love me some fun, thoughtless country party songs as much as the next girl (emphasis on the word “girl,” which is the closest thing to a name most…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 24, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Style Superlatives: The 2013 CMA Awards Red Carpet

Did you guys watch the CMA Awards last night? I didn’t get to see the actual show, although according to Katie, I didn’t miss much. But come on, the red carpet…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 7, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Rihanna’s Bandana Bikini

Since Katy Perry and Lady Gaga have outshone her of late in the alien-esque fashion, Crayola-colored hair department, it appears that Rihanna has decided to go a little bit country.

Kate Torgovnick/ | September 28, 2011 - 9:40 am

Rachel Maddow Gets Her Very Own Country Song


I love Rachel Maddow as much as the next bi-curious liberal with a cable subscription. But still, I can’t compete with this guy. Country musician Marc Black…

Jessica Wakeman | March 21, 2011 - 6:20 pm

Divorced Women Are City Dwellers

Last week, we saw that the less-populated West tends to be more man-filled than the East coast. Now, data from Australia is beginning to make us wonder whether highly populated…

Catherine Strawn | April 8, 2008 - 3:30 pm