Rock Producer Chris Tsangarides has died

News has broke that legendary music producer Chris Tsangarides has passed away. It was reported that he was taken ill at the start of the year and has died this morning on January Sunday 7th, 2018. He was 61 years old.

The Grammy nominated producer worked with an impressive list of legendary bands like Judas Priest, Thin Lizzy, Ozzy Osbourne, UFO and Gary Moore. He has worked with some more recent bands like Savage Messiah and The Amorettes.

Our thoughts go out to his family and friends.

Neil Murray“R.I.P. record producer Chris Tsangarides – a lovely man and very talented. Sadly missed by all who knew him, I’m sure.”

R.I.P. record producer Chris Tsangarides – a lovely man and very talented. Sadly missed by all who knew him, I'm sure.

Posted by Neil Murray on Sunday, 7 January 2018

The Amorettes: “We are all utterly devastated to hear about the passing of Chris Tsangarides.
As you’ll know, Chris produced our Game On album, the record that pretty much started us on this crazy journey. Just as we are gearing up to release our newest album, we want to just send our love to all his family and friends.
Chris, you were an absolute gentleman, and it was a pleasure.
Rest in Peace, Dark Lord xxx”

We are all utterly devastated to hear about the passing of Chris Tsangarides.As you’ll know, Chris produced our Game On…

Posted by The Amorettes on Sunday, 7 January 2018

Nigel Glockler: “So very sorry to wake up to the news that Chris Tsangarides has passed. A truly fantastic producer and even better person.

RIP Chris. and sending my love to Jane & the family.”

So very sorry to wake up to the news that Chris Tsangarides has passed. A truly fantastic producer and even better person.RIP Chris. and sending my love to Jane & the family.

Posted by Nigel Glockler on Sunday, 7 January 2018

Thin Lizzy: “It is with great sadness that we hear of the passing of Producer Chris Tsangarides who worked with the band on Renegade and Thunder and Lightning.

Our thoughts go out to Chris’s wife Jane and family at this time.”

It is with great sadness that we hear of the passing of Producer Chris Tsangarides who worked with the band on Renegade…

Posted by Thin Lizzy on Sunday, 7 January 2018

Tony Martin: “Sad to hear of the death of Chris Tsangarides, Producer of Eternal Idol … always cracking jokes and all round good guy.”

Sad to hear of the death of Chris Tsangarides, Producer of Eternal Idol … always cracking jokes and all round good guy.

Posted by Tony Martin on Sunday, 7 January 2018

Mats Levén: Just got the tragic news regarding old friend Chris Tsangarides, last time we met and had lunch was in Stockholm a few years ago at PanGaia Studios.
Such a nice guy and producer of so many classic albums.

We worked together on the Facing The Animal album with Yngwie Malmsteen, many laughs…

RIP Chris.”

Just got the tragic news regarding old friend Chris Tsangarides, last time we met and had lunch was in Stockholm a few…

Posted by Mats Levén on Sunday, 7 January 2018

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