Eagles of Death Metal recount horror of Paris attacks for the first time

Eagles of Death Metal, the band that was playing at Paris’ Bataclan concert venue during this month’s terrorist attacks, say they want to be the first act to perform at the club when it reopens. In an emotional interview with Vice, the California-based group described their experiences the night of November 13th, when heavily armed gunmen stormed the Bataclan and killed 89 people, coinciding with a series of attacks at other locations around Paris. The interview is the first that the band has given since that night.

“I cannot wait to get back to Paris,” singer Jesse Hughes told Vice. “I cannot wait to play. I want to come back. I want to be the first band to play in the Bataclan when it comes back up. Because I was there when it went…

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