The Music World Reacts to Paris Terrorist Attacks
In the wake of the horrific attacks across Paris on Friday, Nov. 13, members of the music community have responded with their thoughts and support for the city and those affected.
A series of coordinated terrorist attacks that have taken the lives of a reported 127 people shook the French capital on Friday night. The Paris concert venue Le Bataclan was among the targeted locations. Eagles of Death Metal were playing a show at the concert hall when four gunmen began shooting. The band made it out of the venue safely, however, at least 87 people in attendance were killed.
Many in the music community -- including Chris Cornell, Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Flea, Against Me!’s Laura Jane Grace and many more -- have taken to social media to offer their condolences. See their messages of support below: