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Eagles of Death Metal crew member, music journalist among victims in Paris terror attack

on November 14, 2015, 6:01pm

Photo of Nick Alexander, courtesy of family

Victims of last night’s terror attacks in Paris are beginning to be identified.

Among the 89 people killed at the music venue Bataclan was Eagles of Death Metal crew member Nick Alexander, according to the BBC. Alexander, a 36-year-old Essex, UK native, worked merch for EODM and a handful of other bands, including The Black Keys, MGMT, and Best Coast. A GoFundMe memorial fund has been launched in his honor.

Also killed at the Bataclan was a music journalist named Guillaume B. Decherf. The 43-year-old French native worked Les Inrockuptibles.

Thomas Ayad, an international product manager for Mercury Records, also perished in the attack. According to BBC, Ayad was one of a handful of Mercury Records staffers in attendance, though the identities and conditions of the others are currently unknown.