The Eagles of Death Metal has just issued the band’s first statement in the wake of Friday’s terrorist attacks in Paris during which dozens of fans attending one of the group’s performances were killed. The band’s merchandise manager also died in the massacre.
Here is the full text of the statement:
“Although bonded in grief with the victims, the fans, the families, the citizens of Paris, and all those affected by terrorism, we are proud to stand together, with our new family, now united by a common goal of love and compassion.
“All EODM shows are on hold until further notice.
“Vive la musique, vive la liberté, vive la France, and vive EODM.”
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