MS MR Recounts Their Experience of Paris Attacks, Promoter's Close Call in Le Bataclan

Tyler Kohlhoff
MS MR

Alt-pop duo MS MR posted a touching testimonial on Facebook this afternoon of how they were performing a mere 10 minutes away from the Bataclan theater in Paris on Friday when gunmen seized that venue and killed more than 80 people inside. Below they describe their close call and how their promoter had left their show to attend the Eagles of Death Metal show at Le Batalcan, where he was shot in the chest but luckily survived.

It’s been an emotional and challenging past few days for us and the world…we’re rattled and deeply distressed by the...

Posted by MS MR on Tuesday, November 17, 2015

 

 

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Despite the scare, MS MR decided to continue on with their current How Does It Feel tour through Europe, with several dates in Germany this week before ending in Prague on Nov. 23. "Playing a rock show is our form of resistance," they declared.


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