Carrie Horton is a freelance writer and project manager based in Nashville, Tenn. She graduated from Concordia University in Portland, Ore., with a degree in English and has been writing and listening to music for as long as she can remember. After more than five years in the non-profit world, she made the leap into full-time freelance writing and hasn’t looked back. When she’s not out looking for adventure, you can probably find her exploring nature or at a neighborhood coffee shop reading a good book or talking with friends.
Everything We Know About Garth Brooks’ Upcoming New Album, ‘Gunslinger’
The Boot rounds up all the details known (so far) about Garth Brooks' upcoming 11th studio album.
Chris Stapleton to Headline Country on the River 2017
Chris Stapleton will perform at Country on the River 2017!
Thomas Rhett Releases ‘Star of the Show’ Music Video
Thomas Rhett has released the music video for his song "Star of the Show."
Maren Morris Earns Billboard’s Women in Music 2016 Breakthrough Artist Award
Maren Morris will receive the Breakthrough Artist honor at Billboard's 2016 Women in Music event.
Rory Feek’s ‘To Joey, With Love’ Documentary Coming to DVD
The documentary about the life of Joey + Rory's Joey Feek will be available on DVD in December.
‘Christmas in Rockefeller Center’ to Feature Dolly Parton, Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwoo…
Dolly Parton, Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood will perform on Nov. 30 for the lighting of the Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center.
Brett Eldredge, Kelsea Ballerini and More to Perform at 2016 Thanksgiving Day Parade
The 2016 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade will include country singers Brett Eldredge, Kelsea Ballerini, Easton Corbin and Maddie & Tae.
Loretta Lynn, Brad Paisley and More to Perform for 2016 CMA Country Christmas
The Country Music Association has revealed the lineup for the 2016 CMA Country Christmas TV special, which is set to air on Nov. 28.
DJ in Lawsuit With Taylor Swift Claims Assault Allegation ‘Defies Credibility’
Former radio DJ David Mueller has released a statement in response to Taylor Swift's claim that he sexually assaulted her during a meet and greet in 2013.
What Is Country Music? Garth Brooks Shares His Answer
Garth Brooks offers his definition of country music.
Tim McGraw’s 2016 CMAs Performance Pays Tribute to Special Teacher
Tim McGraw's 2016 CMA performance included the students of a recently deceased Nashville teacher.
Interview: Kacey Musgraves Wishes Fans a ‘Willie Nice Christmas’ With Holiday Album
Kacey Musgraves talks with The Boot about her new holiday album, 'A Very Kacey Christmas'.