Austin blues rocker Gary Clark Jr. was just days away from playing the Paris club at the heart of Friday’s terror attacks.
Clark is touring Europe, with gigs in London on Saturday, Sunday and Monday before heading to Paris, according his tour schedule. Clark’s schedule had him set to play Le Bataclan in Paris next Wednesday, but the club was the site of shootings and a hostage situation as the French capital came under an apparent terror attack Friday night.
Another American band, Eagles of Death Metal from Palm Desert, Calif., was playing the club at the time of the attack.
Here’s Clark’s schedule: