Friday, January 22, 2010

Clannad Producer Passes Away

Tony Clarke, producer of Clannad's 1984 landmark album Legend, passed away in Brighton, UK on January 4, 2010 at the age of 68. He was known as the "sixth Moody Blue" and one of the few white record producers to work in Motown. Tony Clarke was best known to work with the Moody Blues, but also with artists like Clannad, the Four Tops and Rick Wakeman. Backgrounds on Tony Clarke can be found here 1, 2.

1 comment:

Barry said...

Sad news indeed, and by chance I'd just played Legend today for the first time in at least a year. Thanks for letting us all know.