Sterling Whitaker is a Nashville-based musician and music journalist. He is the author of two books: 'Unsung Heroes of Rock Guitar' and 'The Grand Delusion: The Unauthorized True Story of Styx.' He has appeared as a guest on VH1, BBC Radio and radio all over North America. Whitaker is also very involved in animal rescue.
‘Fastest Woman on Four Wheels’ Jessi Combs Dies in ‘Horrifying’ Car Crash
She was trying to break her own land speed record.
Dennis DeYoung Offers Wistful Memories of Paradise With Nashville ‘Music of Styx’ Show
It was a night of very special memories for Styx fans in Nashville.
Thomas Rhett Reveals New Single ‘Unforgettable’ [Listen]
Thomas Rhett has announced his next single is "Unforgettable," and fans can hear the new music now.
How Quiet Riot’s ‘Metal Health’ Brought Metal to the Mainstream
They were the first heavy-metal group to capture the top spot on the 'Billboard' Top 200 Albums chart.
How Paul McCartney Entered the ’90s With ‘Off the Ground’
Paul McCartney's solo albums can be hit-and-miss, to put it diplomatically.
The Day Neil Young Played His First Professional Gig
Neil Young has enjoyed one of the most influential careers of any contemporary musician.
Top 10 Eddie Van Halen Guitar Solos
Guitar wunderkind Eddie Van Halen is undoubtedly one of the most important rock musicians of the last 35 years.
Florida Georgia Line Reveal 2016 Dig Your Roots Tour
Florida Georgia Line are hitting the road in 2016. The edgy contemporary country duo have announced the cities for their 2016 Dig Your Roots Tour.
When Kenney Jones Joined the Who
Kenney Jones was already highly regarded when he got the unexpected opportunity of a lifetime.
Revisiting Jim Morrison’s Disastrous Last Doors Show
Jim Morrison was already in a headlong downward spiral by the time he performed his final show with the Doors.
Revisiting the Rolling Stones’ Altamont Speedway Concert
A murder at this show effectively brought the peace-and-love ethos of the '60s to a jarring end.
When Ozzy Osbourne Revisited His Black Sabbath Past on ‘Speak of the Devil’
Ozzy Osbourne was in a terrible spot at the end of 1982, but he somehow managed to pull it together and release 'Speak of the Devil' on Nov. 27, 1982.