Bataclan massacre: Metal band singer recounts gruesome details

23 Nov 2015 | Author: | No comments yet »

Eagles of Death Metal Open Up in First Interview Since Paris Attacks: ‘People Wouldn’t Leave Their Friends’.

“Several people hid in our dressing room and the killers were able to get in and killed every one of them, except for a kid who was hiding under my leather jacket.” Eagles of Death Metal have given an emotional first interview since the fatal gig at the Bataclan in Paris, when gunmen stormed the venue, killing 89 people. “Several people hid in our dressing room and the killers were able to get in and killed every one of them, except for a kid who was hiding under my leather jacket. “People were playing dead and they were so scared. Though the band was able to escape through a backstage exit after the shooting began, merchandise manager Nick Alexander and three record label colleagues – Thomas Ayad, Marie Mosser and Manu Perez – were killed. has described the interview as a discussion with the band of “those they lost, what happened that night, and to try to figure out what it is that they – and we – can do next.” In an earlier statement to PEOPLE, the band’s first public comments following the shooting, the members said they are now “bonded in grief with the victims, the fans, the families, the citizens of Paris and all those affected by terrorism,” and are “proud to stand together, with our new family, now united by a common goal of love and compassion.” “Our thoughts and hearts are first and foremost with our brother Nick Alexander, our record company comrades Thomas Ayad, Marie Mosser and Manu Perez, and all the friends and fans whose lives were taken in Paris, as well as their friends, families and loved ones,” the band said in its earlier statement.

Here you can write a commentary on the recording "Bataclan massacre: Metal band singer recounts gruesome details".

* Required fields
Twitter-news
Our partners
Follow us
Contact us
Our contacts

About this site