Trans-Siberian Orchestra’s Paul O’Neill Has Died

News has come through that legendary producer Paul O’Neill, the man behind Trans-Siberian Orchestra, and producer for the likes of Savatage and Metal Church, has sadly died.

The following statement has been released:

The entire Trans-Siberian Orchestra family, past and present, is heartbroken to share the devastating news that Paul O’Neill has passed away from chronic illness.

He was our friend and our leader — a truly creative spirit and an altruistic soul. This is a profound and indescribable loss for us all.

We ask that you respect Paul’s family’s privacy now.

We will make additional announcements shortly.”

Our thoughts go out to Paul’s family & friends.