Evansville Station Owner Larry Aiken Passes
February 15, 2010 at 4:31 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of radio station owner and former Top 40 on-air personality LARRY AIKEN, who died SATURDAY night after a long illness at 69, according to the EVANSVILLE COURIER AND PRESS.
AIKEN started in radio at WGBF-A/EVANSVILLE in 1955; he later bought WGBF-A-F in 1987 and owned the stations until 1996. He also worked on-air at WEOA-A/EVANSVILLE and moved on to WAKY-A/LOUISVILLE KQV-A/PITTSBURGH, returning to EVANSVILLE to open the AIKEN AGENCY (later AIKEN ENTERTAINMENT) promotions firm.