Thin Lizzy guitarist Gary Moore was found dead in his hotel room in Estepona, Spain. Moore was best known for being a part of the popular rock band Thin Lizzy, but also enjoyed a very successful solo career working with well known artist such as George Harrison and Ozzy Osbourne.
Gary Moore started playing guitar when he was only eight years old and enjoyed a 50-year long career earning much respect from musicians around the globe.
Moore was found dead in his hotel room in Spain at the age of 58, his death was unexpected and has left many friends and fans shocked and saddened today. Moore’ death was confirmed on his official website with the announcement reading: “It is with deep sorrow and regret that we have to announce that Gary Moore passed away while on holiday in Spain. Our thoughts are with his children, family and friends at this sad time.”
The cause of Moore’s death is unknown at this time. An autopsy will be performed to determine the actual cause of death.
Hard Rock Hideout would like to offer our condolences to Gary Moore’s family and friends. The rock world has lost another fantastic musician. Gary Moore will be greatly missed by all!