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.
News Roundup – Brad Paisley + Carrie Underwood Reminisce, Kelly Clarkson’s Christmas Plans
The Boot rounds up the day's top stories from our news partners.
Trisha Yearwood Reveals ‘PrizeFighter’ Album Cover
Trisha Yearwood revealed the cover for her upcoming studio album, 'PrizeFighter: Hit After Hit,' on Facebook Tuesday (Oct. 14).
Doug Gray Reflects on Marshall Tucker Band’s Newly Released Live Set From 1977
Marshall Tucker Band singer Doug Gray talks to The Boot about the group's new live retrospective from 1977.
Jennifer Knapp Readies New Album, Releases Memoir — Hear Her New Song, ‘Why Wait’ [Exclusi…
Jennifer Knapp is preparing the release of a new album, and she's letting readers of The Boot hear one of the new tracks first.
Interview: Alabama’s Teddy Gentry Talks New ‘Alabama & Friends at the Ryman’ CD + DVD
Teddy Gentry is one of the founding members of the legendary country group Alabama, who have sold more than 75 million albums and singles and placed 43 No. 1 hit songs in the country charts over the course of four decades. They have been inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame.
Everything We Know About Garth Brooks’ New Album, ‘Man Against Machine’
Garth Brooks has announced the release of a much-anticipated new studio album, and fans have been clamoring for any information they can get about the upcoming release, which is his first all-new studio album since 'Scarecrow' in 2001.
Miranda Lambert Announces 2015 Certified Platinum Tour
Miranda Lambert has announced the cities for an upcoming winter tour. The multiple CMA Award nominee will kick off her Certified Platinum Tour in January of 2015.
2014 IBMA Awards Winners Announced
The winners in the 2014 International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) Awards were revealed in a ceremony at the Duke Energy Center in Raleigh, N.C., Thursday night (Oct. 2).
Rascal Flatts’ Joe Don Rooney and Tiffany Fallon Welcome Baby Girl
Rascal Flatts guitarist Joe Don Rooney and his wife, model and TV personality Tiffany Fallon, welcomed a baby girl into their family in Nashville on Monday (Sept. 29).