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.
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Country music is a little more polite than many of the other genres, but that doesn't mean the gloves can't come off in private. Taste of Country's list of the Nastiest Breakups in Country Music includes some of the biggest and most beloved bands in country music history.
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Miranda Lambert's "Vice" lyrics are bringing a brutal honesty back to country radio, and according to one of the songwriters, that's exactly what Lambert intended.
Five Years Later: Looking Back on Sugarland’s Tragic Stage Collapse
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Natalie Maines Decries Donald Trump, Country Radio ‘Hypocrites’
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Eric Church Announces Massive 2017 Holdin’ My Own Tour
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Dierks Bentley Kicking off NFL Season’s Opening Game
Dierks Bentley will be on hand to help launch the upcoming NFL season.
Garth Brooks Parts With RCA, Going at It Alone for New Albums
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