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.
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.
Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Farewell Tour Includes Country Legends
It's only appropriate that the final shows of their career include some country artists.
Las Vegas Shooting Victims Sue Bump Stock Manufacturer
Three victims of the mass shooting that took place in Las Vegas on Oct. 1 have filed a lawsuit against several companies that manufacture and sell the bump stock devices the shooter used to carry out his crime.
That Time Keith Emerson Injured His Hands in Concert
Emerson Lake and Palmer were never really notable for their restraint.
The Day Neil Young Played His First Professional Gig
He's enjoyed one of the most influential careers of any musician, but the beginning wasn't nearly so glorious.
The Story of ‘Bat Out of Hell’ and Meat Loaf’s Rise to Stardom
Meat Loaf's out-of-nowhere blockbuster, 'Bat Out of Hell,' was released in October 1977.
The Day Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Plane Crashed
Lynyrd Skynyrd had established themselves as one of the most successful rock bands of the '70s by the time they released 'Street Survivors' in October 1977.
The Day Metallica Bassist Cliff Burton Died in a Bus Accident
Metallica were on top of the metal world in 1986. But the band's year ended with a crushing blow after bassist Cliff Burton died in a bus accident while touring overseas.
The Story of Jim Morrison’s Arrest and Macing in New Haven
Doors frontman Jim Morrison was arrested and maced at a concert on Dec. 9, 1967