Tag Archives: Bataclan

Le Bataclan responds to Eagles of Death Metal’s Jesse Hughes on security role

Posted by on March 11, 2016

Yesterday, we spoke about Eagles of Death Metal’s Jesse Hughes thoughts on the security crew at Le Bataclan during the terrorist attack last November and how he suspects that they were somehow involved with the terrorists by not showing up once things went down. Considering the seriousness of this allegation, it is obvious that this […]

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Jesse Hughes details moments immediately after terrorist attack

Posted by on February 15, 2016

Last night (14), Eagles of Death Metal returned to Europe to finish the tour they started before it was interrupted by a hail of gunfire on November 13th of last year. 89 people were killed in the terrorist attack that took place during the band’s concert in Paris at the Bataclan. By all reports, the band’s […]

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Metal Insider’s top 10 most shocking moments of 2015

Posted by on December 23, 2015

As we look back at 2015, it was a pretty batshit crazy year all around. There were tons of releases, almost as many tours, and as jaded at the metal community is, there are always a handful of things that take everyone by surprise. Given the way the year wound up, the #1 most shocking moment […]

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Eagles of Death Metal’s Jesse Hughes returns to Paris after Bataclan Theater attack

Posted by on December 7, 2015

For the first time since the tragic attack on the Bataclan theater in Paris, France back in November, vocalist/guitarist of the band Eagles of Death Metal, Jesse Hughes, has returned to the city according to DailyMail.co.uk, which also has photos of him arriving at the airport. This is the first time that the band has […]

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Eagles of Death Metal speak about the Paris concert for the first time

Posted by on November 25, 2015

“[…] and I saw two guys out front, and that might just be the most awful thing ever, them just relentlessly shooting into the audience.” That’s part of what Eagles of Death Metal revealed during their very first interview after the incident at Le Bataclan in Paris  earlier this month where the band was playing […]

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Metallica, Rammstein comment on fallen French project manager

Posted by on November 18, 2015

As the world continues to adjust to the new realities from Friday’s terror attacks in Paris, all 129 of the victims so far have been identified. We know that three Universal Records France employees attending the Eagles of Death Metal show were killed, including Thomas Ayad, an international product manager. Among the bands he worked […]

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Live Nation to step up security in wake of Paris attacks

Posted by on November 17, 2015

As the world continues to reel from last week’s Paris terror attacks, one of the largest international concert companies has announced that they’ll be taking action. The New York Times reports that Live Nation is stepping up security at its venues in the wake of the attack at Paris’ Bataclan concert venue at an Eagles […]

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Le Bataclan owners release statement on Paris tragedy

Posted by on November 16, 2015

For the first time since Friday’s deadly terror attacks in Paris that killed at least 129 people, the owners of Le Bataclan, where the worst of the attacks occurred during an Eagles of Death Metal show, have issued a statement via Twitter. Here’s their statement, which was translated via Buzzfeed. Dear friends, No words can […]

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Footage surfaces of the moment Paris concert attack starts

Posted by on November 15, 2015

[youtube]https://youtu.be/CTEzQpZgIMg[/youtube] Two days after the worst terrorist attack in Europe since 2004 took place in Paris in a series of coordinated events, footage has surfaced from the Bataclan concert venue at the moment terrorists swarmed the the theater as Eagles of Death Metal played. After having finished playing their cover of Duran Duran’s “Save A Prayer,” […]

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