Paul O’Neill, rock producer and founder of Trans-Siberian Orchestra, died after battling a chronic illness. He was 61.
O’Neill was found in his hotel room at the Tampa Embassy Suites Wednesday afternoon by hotel staff, University of South Florida police spokeswoman Renna Reddick told the The Associated Press.
The band confirmed O’Neill’s death with a statement on their official Facebook page.
“The entire Trans-Siberian Orchestra family, past and present, is...