Four days after armed terrorists opened fire in a crowded concert venue during their Paris concert, Eagles of Death Metal have shared a statement about the tragic events of last Friday night.
“While the band is now home safe, we are horrified and still trying to come to terms with what happened in France,” they wrote in a statement posted to Twitter. “Our thoughts 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 fan’s whose lives were taken in Paris, as well as their friends, families, and loved ones.”
The messages continues to thank authorities for their actions during the crisis, and states that the band is “proud to stand together with our new family, now united by a common goal of love and compassions.” All future Eagles of Death Metal shows are on postponed until further notice.
“Vive la musique, vive la liberté, vive la France, and vive EODM,” the message concludes.
— EaglesOfDeathMetal (@EODMofficial) November 18, 2015