Although not directly involved in broadcasting, B. E. Taylor’s music was heard across the spectrum of radio and TV in Pittsburgh. The Aliquippa native died Sunday of an inoperable brain tumor that was diagnosed in 2007. He was 65. Taylor’s Christmas shows were crowd-pleasers year after year.
His group, The B. E. Taylor Group was Pittsburgh’s top rock band in the 1980s. In 1994, Taylor founded his record label, Chrishae Records.