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Chris Tsangarides

Chris Tsangarides

Real/full name:
Christopher Andrew Tsangarides
61 (born Aug 17th, 1956)
Jan 7th, 2018
Died of:
Heart failure & lung infection
Place of birth:
United Kingdom


Chris took his first job at the legendary Morgan Studios in 1975, which later became Battery Studios. He produced his first record at the tender age of 21.

Later he was based in a residential studio retreat on the South Coast of England.


Appeared in the movie 'Anvil: The Story of Anvil'.

Bitches Sin

As Chris 'Vibes' Tsangarides:
Keyboards, Guitars (Studio)

2008 Uduvudu Keyboards, Guitars
2009 The Sound of Silence (EP) Guitars
2011 The Rapture Guitars

Chris Tsangarides



Guitars (2011-2018)

Bitches Sin

2009 The Sound of Silence (EP) Guitars (solo) (track 2)

Bruce Dickinson

1990 Tattooed Millionaire (Single) Harmonica (track 2)
2001 The Best of Bruce Dickinson (Compilation) Harmonica (Disc 2, track 9)


2022 Reactivate (Compilation) Guitars (acoustic) (Track 2)

Stella Maris

1994 השער נפתח - The Open Gate Bass (acoustic) (track 1), Vocals (track 6), Guitars (tracks 2, 5, 9), Tambourine (track 8)
2007 Searching for the Sun Lyrics (tracks 1, 6, 9), Songwriting (tracks 1-3, 5, 6), Guitars (additional)

Tygers of Pan Tang

As Chris PANTsANGarides:

1981 Spellbound Keyboards


1998 Fireworks Engineering, Producer, Lyrics (tracks 2, 6), Mixing


1987 Bound to Break Engineering, Producer
1987 The Show Carries On! (Live album) Producer, Mixing
1988 Gypsy Ways Producer, Engineering, Mixing
1989 Hunting Time Mixing, Producer, Engineering
1992 Domestic Booty Producer
1999 Hunting Time Remastering
1999 Bound to Break Remastering
2000 Gypsy Ways (Win, Lose or Draw) (Single) Mixing, Producer (additional)
2000 Heavy Metal Anthem Mixing
2000 No Smoke Without Fire Remastering
2002 Overload Mixing
2004 Eternal Warrior Mixing
2005 Tightrope Remastering
2005 Anthem Remastering
2005 Hunting Time Remastering
2005 Bound to Break Remastering
2005 No Smoke Without Fire Remastering
2006 Immortal Bind (Single) Mixing
2006 Immortal Mixing
2008 Heat of the Night (Single) Mixing
2008 Black Empire Mixing
2010 Tightrope Remastering
2010 Bound to Break Remastering
2010 Anthem Remastering
2010 Hunting Time Remastering
2010 No Smoke Without Fire Remastering
2017 Engraved Mixing
2017 Bound to Break Remastering
2017 Tightrope Remastering
2017 Anthem Remastering
2017 Domestic Booty Remastering
2017 Hunting Time Remastering
2017 No Smoke Without Fire Remastering
(show all)


1982 Anvil (EP) Producer
1982 Metal on Metal Producer, Engineering (as "Chris "Vibes" Tsangarides")
1983 Forged in Fire (Single) Producer
1983 Make It Up to You (Single) Producer (as "Chris "C.T." Tsangarides")
1983 Forged in Fire Producer, Engineering (as "Chris 'C.T.' Tsangarides")
1985 Backwaxed (Compilation) Producer (tracks 2, 6, 9)
1989 Molten Masterpieces (Compilation) Engineering (tracks 9-18), Producer (tracks 9-18)
2007 This Is Thirteen Producer, Engineering

Barón Rojo

1984 Barón al rojo vivo (Live album) Engineering, Producer (as "Chris "Patrón" Tsangarides")
1984 Campo de concentración (Single) Producer
1984 Concierto para ellos (Single) Producer


2006 The Empires of the Worlds Producer, Recording, Mixing (track 15)
2008 Cannibalised Mixing, Recording, Producer

Bitches Sin

2008 Uduvudu Recording, Producer, Mixing
2011 The Rapture Producer

Black Acid Souls

2015 Shadow Walker Recording, Producer

Black Sabbath

1987 The Shining (Single) Producer
1987 The Eternal Idol Producer, Mixing

Bruce Dickinson

1990 Tattooed Millionaire (Single) Engineering, Mixing (tracks 2, 3), Producer
1990 Tattooed Millionaire Engineering, Producer (as "Chris "Mega" Tsangarides")
1990 All the Young Dudes (Single) Mixing (track 2), Producer, Engineering
1990 Dive Dive Dive (Single) Engineering (track 1), Producer (track 1)
1990 Born in 58 (Single) Engineering (track 1), Producer (track 1)
1991 Dive! Dive! Live! (Video) Mixing
2005 Balls to Picasso Producer (disc 2)


2015 Fated to Burn Mixing

Desolation Angels

2017 King Mixing, Producer

Ethan Brosh

2009 Out of Oblivion Mixing, Mastering


1992 Thorn in My Side (Single) Producer, Engineering
1992 Force of Habit Producer, Engineering


2006 Flashpoint Producer (additional), Mixing

Forged in Black

2017 Sinner Sanctorum (EP) Producer


1982 Screaming Blue Murder Producer (Tracks 1, 6, 10), Engineering (Tracks 1, 6, 10)
1983 1-2-3-4 Rock'n'Roll (Single) Producer (Tracks 2, 3)
2015 Guilty as Sin Mixing, Recording


2020 Ingelnus Mixing


1991 Kids of the Century (Single) Producer, Engineering, Mixing
1991 Pink Bubbles Go Ape Engineering (tracks 1-4, 6-8, 10-11), Producer (tracks 1-4, 6-8, 10-11), Mixing (as "Chris "Mega Straf" Tsangarides")
1992 Number One (Single) Producer, Mixing (track 1)
2002 Treasure Chest (Compilation) Producer, Engineering
2006 The Singles Box (1985-1992) (Boxed set) Producer

Hex A.D.

2014 Even the Savage Will See Fair Play Recording, Mixing, Producer
2016 The Last Nail in the Coffin Lid Producer

Judas Priest

1976 Sad Wings of Destiny Engineering
1990 Painkiller (Single) Producer, Mixing
1990 A Touch of Evil (Single) Producer, Mixing
1990 Painkiller Songwriting (track 8), Mixing, Producer, Recording
1993 Night Crawler (Single) Producer, Mixing
2001 Demolition Songwriting (tracks 10, 13)

King Diamond

1989 Conspiracy Producer (guitar solos), Mixing
2003 The Best of King Diamond (Compilation) Mixing
2012 The Complete Roadrunner Collection 1986-1990 (Boxed set) Mixing


2010 Underground 1980-1983 (Compilation) Engineering
2010 Abandoned (Compilation) Engineering


1994 Heavy Metal Hippies Mixing, Recording


1997 Lazenca: A Space Rock Opera Mixing, Recording

Ozzy Osbourne

1996 I Just Want You (Single) Producer (track 3 - Therapy? part)


2020 Bad Child Running (Single) Producer


1977 Quartz Engineering

Rock Goddess

1983 Hell Hath No Fury Producer, Engineering
1984 I Didn't Know I Loved You (Single) Producer, Engineering
1984 Metal Fusion (Split) Producer (track A5)
1998 Rock Goddess / Hell Hath No Fury (Compilation) Producer (tracks 2-1 to 2-12)


1990 Live at Reading '81 (Live album) Remixes (1990)

Savage Messiah

2009 Insurrection Rising Producer, Engineering


1986 Hypnotized (Single) Producer, Engineering, Mixing
1986 Comin' Out Fighting Producer, Engineering, Mixing
1987 Rebel Yell (Single) Producer, Engineering, Mixing


2008 Solenoid Mixing

Stella Maris

1994 השער נפתח - The Open Gate Producer, Recording, Mixing
2007 Searching for the Sun Mastering, Recoeding, Producer, Mixing


2012 Ocean of the Brave (EP) Producer, Recording, Mixing

Sweet Savage

1981 Take No Prisoners (Single) Producer (as "Chris Tsangrides")

The Masquerade

2013 Redemption Producer, Mixing, Mastering

Thin Lizzy

1981 Renegade Producer, Engineering
1982 Hollywood (Down on Your Luck) (Single) Producer
1983 Cold Sweat (Single) Producer
1983 Thunder and Lightning Engineering, Producer
1983 Thunder and Lightning (Single) Producer
1983 The Sun Goes Down (Single) Producer
1992 Thin Lizzy (Compilation) Producer


1997 Firefly Mixing, Mastering

Tokyo Blade

2011 Thousand Men Strong Producer, Engineering
2012 Camp 334 (EP) Producer

Tygers of Pan Tang

1980 Rock 'n' Roll Man / Alright on the Night (Single) Engineering, Producer
1980 Suzie Smiled / Tush (Single) Producer
1980 Wild Cat Engineering, Producer
1980 Euthanasia / Straight as a Die (Single) Engineering, Producer
1981 Hellbound / Don't Give a Damn (Single) Producer
1981 The Story So Far (EP) Producer, Engineering
1981 Spellbound Producer, Engineering
1981 Don't Stop By / Slave to Freedom (Single) Producer
1989 Hellbound (Compilation) Producer, Engineering
2001 Live at Nottingham Rock City (Live album) Recording
2004 Noises from the Cathouse Mixing
2012 Ambush Producer, Engineering, Mastering
2018 Hellbound. Spellbound Live 1981 (Live album) Engineering
2019 Hellbound Spellbound Live 1981 (Live album) Recording
2021 Majors & Minors (Compilation) Mixing, Recording (tracks: 3, 10), Producer
(show all)


2017 Justice: Served! Mixing, Producer (as "Chris "The Dark Lord" Tsangarides")

Winters Bane

2006 Redivivus Producer, Engineering

Wretched Soul

2010 Black Wings of Treachery (Demo) Producer
2013 Veronica Producer
2016 The Ghost Road Producer, Recording, Mixing
2023 Where Shadows Ride (Single) Producer
2023 Veronica (Single) Producer

Yngwie Malmsteen

1995 Magnum Opus Mixing, Recording, Co-Producer
1996 Inspiration Engineering, Co-producer
1997 Facing the Animal Producer, Engineering, Mixing
1998 Concerto Suite for Electric Guitar and Orchestra in E flat minor Op.1 Engineering (guitars), Recording
1999 Alchemy Engineering (drums)
2000 Anthology: 1994-1999 (Compilation) Producer
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Added on: 2011-04-11 12:38:26 Last modified on: 2024-06-24 05:01:20
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