R.I.P. Chris Tsangarides

Judas Priest producer dead at 61

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Legendary metal producer Chris Tsangarides has died at 61.

The recording stalwart, who got his first engineering credit on Judas Priest’s Sad Wings of Destiny and went on to produce Gary Moore, Black Sabbath, King Diamond, Thin Lizzy, Bruce Dickinson and many more including Concrete Blonde, passed away from complications with pneumonia on January 7.