Edmonton Radio, Music Figure Gary McGowan Dies At 50
March 11, 2008 at 5:17 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of former Rock CIRK (K-97, now K-ROCK 97.3)/EDMONTON PD GARY MCGOWAN, who died SATURDAY of brain cancer at 50.
MCGOWAN, most recently a partner in music venue the STARLITE ROOM and a concert promoter with B.A.D. CONCERTS, co-founded UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA station CJSR and worked in commercial radio in the 80's and 90's before exiting in 1993. He also reported on music for GLOBAL TELEVISION and wrote for several publications.