Eagles Of Death Metal, who were performing during the terrorist attacks which killed nearly 100 people at Paris' Batalan theater, have released a statement upon their return to the US. You can check out the statement below.
The band released Zipper Down in October.
"While the band is now home safe, we are horrified and still trying to come to terms with what happened in France. 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.
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.
We would like to thank the French police, the FBI, the U.S. and French state departments, and especially all those at ground zero with us who helped each other as best they could during this unimaginable ordeal, proving once again that love overshadows evil.
All EAGLES OF DEATH METAL shows are on hold until further notice.
Vive la musique, vive la libertÃ©, vive la France, and vive EAGLES OF DEATH METAL."