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.
2016 Holiday Gift Guide for Country Fans
The 2016 holiday shopping season officially launches on Nov. 25, and Taste of Country is making it easy for you to find the right gift for that special country music fan on your list.
Blake Shelton Performs ‘The Heart of Rock & Roll’ With Team Blake on ‘The Voice’ [Watch]
Blake Shelton took the stage with his team members on Tuesday night (Nov. 22) to perform a classic rock track from Huey Lewis and the News on The Voice.
Kimberly Williams-Paisley’s Mother Dies After Long Dementia Battle
Brad Paisley's wife, Kimberly Williams-Paisley, has lost her mother after a lengthy battle with dementia.
Jana Kramer Quicksteps Into ‘Dancing With the Stars’ Finals [Watch]
Jana Kramer and her partner delivered two very impressive performances on Dancing With the Stars Monday night (Nov. 14), advancing into the finals for Season 23 of the reality television competition.
Miranda Lambert Explains ‘The Nerve’ Part of ‘The Weight of These Wings’
Miranda Lambert has been slowly teasing more of the elements of her forthcoming album online, and on Monday (Nov. 14) she turned to social media to tease the first disc of the double album, titled "The Nerve."
Holly Dunn Dies at 59
Singer Holly Dunn, best known for a string of hits in the 1980s, has passed away after a battle with cancer.
Brad Paisley on 2016 Presidential Election: ‘Now We Can Move On’
Brad Paisley is speaking out about his concerns for the country in the wake of the bitter and divisive 2016 presidential election, saying it's time for Americans to put aside their differences.
Faith Hill to Release ‘Deep Tracks,’ Unreleased Songs
For the first time in years, Faith Hill fans are about to have some never-before-released music from the singer.
Travis Tritt Goes on Twitter Rant After Beyonce’s CMA Awards Performance
Travis Tritt was not a big fan of Beyonce's performance at the 2016 CMA Awards, to put it mildly. The country star turned to Twitter to post a string of observations about how poor a fit he felt it was for a country audience, as well as the motives behind the appearance.
Jana Kramer Celebrates Halloween With ‘Dancing With the Stars’ Jazz Dance [Watch]
Jana Kramer celebrated Halloween in a unique way this year, by dressing up to perform a jazz dance in front of millions of television viewers on Dancing With the Stars on Monday night (Oct. 31).
Artists Who Have Never Won a CMA Award
The CMA Awards are among the highest honors in country music, and some of the artists who've never won a CMA Award are very surprising.
Garth Brooks Reveals Details for ‘Ultimate Collection’ Box Set
Garth Brooks has revealed the track list and pre-order details for his upcoming career-spanning box set, Garth Brooks: The Ultimate Collection.