Radio Jingle Guru Tom Merriman Passes Away
November 11, 2009 at 8:11 AM (PT)
ALL ACCESS is saddened to report the passing of radio jingle maven TOM MERRIMAN this morning (11/11) at 4a (CT) at the age of 85. MERRIMAN broke his hip and caught pneumonia and never recovered.
MERRIMAN was the co-founder DALLAS-based TM STUDIOS, and the first composer to create a production company in 1955 specializing in radio station jingles. His work was legendary.
Funeral arrangements are pending.