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.
Remember When Johnny Cash Covered a Tom Petty Classic?
Even the iconic Johnny Cash was influenced by Tom Petty, winning a Grammy for an album which featured a cover of one of Petty's most famous songs.
Investigators: Las Vegas Shooter Carefully Planned Shooting Rampage
Stephen Paddock, the man who went on a killing rampage in Las Vegas on Sunday night (Oct. 1), meticulously planned his crime in advance for maximum death and destruction, investigators have revealed.
Route 91 Harvest Festival Shooter’s Girlfriend Facing Questions After U.S. Return
The girlfriend of the man responsible for the mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas on Sunday (Oct. 1) is back in the United States and facing questioning, as investigators continue to try to understand the motive behind the attack.
Rosanne Cash Lashes Out at NRA After Las Vegas Mass Shooting
Rosanne Cash turned to the editorial pages of the New York Times to take the N.R.A. to task in the wake of the mass shooting in Las Vegas on Sunday (Oct. 10), calling on fellow country musicians to stand up to the gun rights organization.
Eddie Montgomery to Honor Troy Gentry at First Live Show Since His Death
Eddie Montgomery is slated to return to the stage for his first public performance since his partner in Montgomery Gentry, Troy Gentry, was killed in a helicopter crash in September, and he'll honor Gentry's legacy.
Jason Aldean Fears for His Children After Las Vegas Shooting
Jason Aldean was tremendously shaken after experiencing the horrifying mass shootings in Las Vegas on Sunday (Oct. 1), and he has shared his fears for the world in a new social media post, saying, "This world is becoming the kind of place I am afraid to raise my children in."
Tim McGraw, Faith Hill Offer Solace After Mass Shooting in Las Vegas
Tim McGraw and Faith Hill are among the many country singers turning to social media to offer their thoughts in the wake of the deadly mass shootings that took place at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas on Sunday night (Oct. 1).
Tom Petty Dead at 66: Country Singers React
Tom Petty died on Monday (Oct. 2) after being found unconscious and unresponsive in his Malibu home on Sunday (Oct. 1), and country singers are among the many turning to social media to share thoughts and memories of the legendary rocker and his influence.
Josh Abbott Gives Update After Route 91 Harvest Festival Shootings
Josh Abbott and his fiancee are okay and back at their hotel together after enduring a terribly frightening ordeal on Sunday night at the Route 91 Harvest Festival.
Country Singers React to Deadly Mass Shooting at Route 91 Harvest Festival
Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert and Luke Bryan are among the country singers who turned to social media to express their shock and grief and share prayers and well wishes after the deadly shootings at the Route 91 Harvest Festival in Las Vegas on Sunday night (Oct. 1).