10 Best Country and Americana Songs of the Week: Brandi Carlile, John Prine and More
Songs by John Prine and Brandi Carlile are among the 10 must-hear country and Americana tunes this week. Scott Dudelson/Getty, Robby Klein/Getty

Too much music, never enough time. In a particularly prolific era for both country and Americana music, with artists from Nashville to Austin releasing songs to radio and online, it's near impossible to digest every new track. Which is why Rolling Stone Country is launching this new regular series, a curated list of the 10 songs you must hear each week. We'll do the work; you just press play.