During their November 21 concert in Paris, France, Los Angeles industrial metallers FEAR FACTORY asked for a moment of silence honoring the victims of the November 13 terror attacks in the city. A 13-minute video recap of the show can be seen below.
89 people were killed at the EAGLES OF DEATH METAL show at Paris venue Bataclan, where when gunmen fired inside the venue and took concertgoers hostage. All of the bandmembers were confirmed safe after the attacks, but members of their crew were not so lucky. Merchandising manager Nick Alexander lost his life, as did Bataclan stage and lighting manager Nathalie Jardin.
On November 14, the French Government declared a state of emergency, closing the nation’s borders and shutting down Paris’ concert halls, movie theatres, museums and public spaces until further notice.
FEAR FACTORY’s current European trek sees the band playing the “Demanufacture” album in its entirety. They are also showcasing songs from their new CD, “Genexus”, which came out on August 7 via Nuclear Blast.