BMTH respond to concert death

2018-12-02 by Nat S. | 98 Comments
Bring Me The Horizon have commented after the death of a fan at a recent concert.

The incident occurred at their gig at London's Alexandra Palace on Friday; ambulances were called at 9:48pm but the fan was pronounced dead at the scene.

Yesterday BMTH tweeted: 'Words cannot express how horrified we are feeling this evening after hearing about the death of a young man at our show last night. Our hearts and deepest condolences go out to his family and loved ones at this terrible time.' They also said they would comment further in due course.

The cause of death is unknown, although fans replying to the band's Twitter account indicate that it may have been a result of violence incurred while in the pit ("I know pits are fun but it breaks my heart that people are risking their lives by trying to have fun. I was at the gig in Birmingham and people were coming out with bloody noses and visibly broken bones. This is not what music is about").

https://metro.co.uk/2018/12/02/british-rock-band-bring-me-the-horizon-horrified-as-fan-dies-during-london-show-8199421/

http://twitter.com/bmthofficial/status/1069012289746030593

Tagged: Bring Me The Horizon

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Ninjahague
December 2nd 2018
1287 Comments


>bring back deathcore sound live
>someone fucking dies

AgentDeathbat
December 2nd 2018
9950 Comments


fuuuuck man this sucks. F

GhostB1rd
December 2nd 2018
3004 Comments


Most brutal band going confirmed.

Tyler.
December 2nd 2018
17041 Comments


this actually sucks

Sinternet
December 2nd 2018
19660 Comments


i knew this band were fucking dweebs something m/ finally happens at their show and they send their sympathies lemmy died for this?

AgentDeathbat
December 2nd 2018
9950 Comments


sint i thought you said you weren't edgy anymore... jesus

Get Low
December 2nd 2018
5487 Comments


">bring back deathcore sound live
>someone fucking dies"

You win the thread.


bloc
December 2nd 2018
55894 Comments


Say whaaaaaa??

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outliers
December 2nd 2018
725 Comments


RIP

chug73
December 2nd 2018
3799 Comments


Didn't know brits could mosh that hard

ConcubinaryCode
December 2nd 2018
4653 Comments


Damn, my article didn't get through

Darius the Great
December 2nd 2018
20612 Comments


"Didn't know brits could mosh that hard"

dude sinternet moshed at a tssf show and killed three people

THVRTVVN
December 2nd 2018
459 Comments


i have killed 17 people to date moshing

if they die they deserve it, crowdkill until humanity goes extinct

Keyblade
December 2nd 2018
27544 Comments


I pray to god I never go out like this

Sinternet
December 2nd 2018
19660 Comments


hell yeah bro they were asking for it

GhostB1rd
December 2nd 2018
3004 Comments


Little known fact: The girl that Parker dropkicked off the stage actually fell into the pit where Sint subsequently moshed her to death. That's why she wasn't heard from again.

sonictheplumber
December 2nd 2018
10413 Comments


Retarded banc

GhostB1rd
December 2nd 2018
3004 Comments


You're just mad cause nobody died at a thrash show this year cause y'all geezers are lame.

Sinternet
December 2nd 2018
19660 Comments


lots of people die at thrash shows actually but thats cause theyre like 90 years old and someone accidentally tripped over their drip

Ebola
December 2nd 2018
3590 Comments


terrible thread

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GhostB1rd
December 2nd 2018
3004 Comments


Rainy day thrash concert is a recipe for broken hips at the nearby hospital.

Sinternet
December 2nd 2018
19660 Comments


i hear st johns ambulance staffed the last anthrax gig

rhinocerosmilk
December 2nd 2018
129 Comments


"cant think of a more horrific way to die"

Getting trampled to death at black friday?

Wildcardbitchesss
December 2nd 2018
3218 Comments


Sint you’re fucking killing me right now

DORBUSCUS
December 2nd 2018
170 Comments


It'd be super shitty to die at a concert. Having the time of your life and then that's it

Wildcardbitchesss
December 2nd 2018
3218 Comments


conversely I’d say maybe that’s the way to go out.
Doing something you love. What the fuck do I know though

jer
December 2nd 2018
16 Comments


Terrible thread [2]

Spec
December 2nd 2018
35694 Comments


Well that fucking sucks.

joshieboy
December 3rd 2018
6668 Comments


Way too many fuckwits in the pit these days who just wanna try and fuck someone up. Seen it first hand a couple of times.

GhostB1rd
December 3rd 2018
3004 Comments


Bonus points if it was some big overweight guy who decked one of their twelve year old girl fans. That'll be the real icing on the cake.

J() Alexander
December 3rd 2018
7224 Comments


Now that I think about it for some reason as a kid I thought that people always die in metal (good or bad) concerts, like, it was a very common thing and no one would be surprised if 100 people die in a concert with thousands... Maybe that's why I was never too interested in concerts.

GhostB1rd
December 3rd 2018
3004 Comments


I mean, you are Mexican so maybe that's how you guys roll down there but here in MURICA people don't attend concerts with the expectation of "We may not make it home again".

J() Alexander
December 3rd 2018
7224 Comments


I mean, I was a kid, kids believe dumb shit... But yeah, maybe you've got a point.

hal1ax
December 3rd 2018
13831 Comments


haha

hal1ax
December 3rd 2018
13831 Comments


that sounds like more a mexico thing ya

AgentDeathbat
December 3rd 2018
9950 Comments


yikes

J() Alexander
December 3rd 2018
7224 Comments


Hey, I'm not saying that's what happens (well, maybe it does? I don't know, I haven't confirmed if ¡t happens or not), I'm just saying that as a kid I thought it was common for people to die in concerts. Best part is that I'm not very sure why I used to believe that.

Storm In A Teacup
December 3rd 2018
26590 Comments


i sure hope sinternet was able to take a cat nap before his grump got any grumpier.

AgentDeathbat
December 3rd 2018
9950 Comments


sint is forever grump

Eons
December 3rd 2018
2288 Comments


I was moshing recently (week ago) at a Johnny Cash concert. One guy was murdered witha bassoon and others around just laughed.

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J() Alexander
December 3rd 2018
7224 Comments


Owned.

Durrzo
December 3rd 2018
1757 Comments


This thread is matching a youtube comment section in quality. Nice.

Storm In A Teacup
December 3rd 2018
26590 Comments


it's almost like andcas never left

impoppy
December 3rd 2018
2185 Comments


Apparently it was a heart attack.

Storm In A Teacup
December 3rd 2018
26590 Comments


that's not metal

Evrimen
December 3rd 2018
146 Comments


"conversely I’d say maybe that’s the way to go out.
Doing something you love."

Spot on, friend. Shit's f'd up but at least it's a good way to go. Also screw this sint guy.

Evrimen
December 3rd 2018
146 Comments


"This thread is matching a youtube comment section in quality. Nice."

I'd say the majority of Youtube comment feed is less toxic/edgy than your average Sput thread. Disregarding all that pewdiepie t series stuff tho.


sonictheplumber
December 3rd 2018
10413 Comments


guy died cuz the music sucked

mete0ra
December 3rd 2018
204 Comments


"Bonus points if it was some big overweight guy who decked one of their twelve year old girl fans. That'll be the real icing on the cake."

Well the tweet said it was a young man who died, so

osmark86
December 3rd 2018
9029 Comments


"Spot on, friend. Shit's f'd up but at least it's a good way to go. Also screw this sint guy."

I sincerely doubt getting stampeded upon by a bunch of twats could ever be considered a good way to go. it was most likely a painful and terrifying death.

oh and yeah, sint is being a little cuntish edgelord itt

bach
December 3rd 2018
16239 Comments


Being crushed to death by a bunch of Neanderthal hardcore dancers doesn’t sound like a good way to go.

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THVRTVVN
December 3rd 2018
459 Comments


then don't come near me, simple as that moron

chemicalmarriage
December 3rd 2018
2975 Comments


"cant think of a more horrific way to die"
You can't be serious

JayEnder
December 3rd 2018
4146 Comments


Stay classy all the retards making jokes. Dude fucking died for God’s sake. RIP.

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JS19
December 3rd 2018
7199 Comments


in all seriousness - this is a huge problem at shows with a lot of young uns/more popular metal acts.

The respect isn't there when people pit/mosh whatever. That ethos of getting it all out but also safety and respect for all those involved gets shorthanded into - fuck everything up. I reckon that's one of the reasons this is way more likely to happen at BMTH or a similar band than at a smaller (but maybe even more packed out and potentially dangerous )show

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Cimnele
December 3rd 2018
1431 Comments


security needs to be in the mosh pit calming down kung-fu guy
organizers should be crucified if this isn't the case

Kurai
December 3rd 2018
275 Comments


Yeah, this sucks big time. From what I heard, the venue didn't hire enough security to account for the venue's capacity. Apparently there was another person who died at the show, but I'm not 100% sure if that's true as the only confirmation I've had is via fans on Twitter.

People definitely need to show more courtesy to others at shows rather than trying to give people serious injuries. I went to a Culture Abuse gig in London in October (mainly as Gouge Away were supporting), and three songs into their set, a girl at the front got kneed in the back of the neck by a stage diver and got knocked out instantly. The band stopped playing instantly and after the paramedics arrived to take the girl away (about half an hour before curfew), the band announced that they wouldn't be playing after that. While it was accidental, it definitely makes you think about this stuff in relation to fan safety. I'm lucky in that the few times I've been knocked over at shows, those around me have picked me up instantly.

Sinternet
December 3rd 2018
19660 Comments


jesus christ when did this site turn into this pussy shit

guitarded_chuck
December 3rd 2018
17841 Comments


the day you joined

Relinquished
December 3rd 2018
40231 Comments


/thread

Sinternet
December 3rd 2018
19660 Comments


good one bro

JS19
December 3rd 2018
7199 Comments


tbh he did get u

teamster
December 3rd 2018
4212 Comments


I am here for the comments...not surprised...

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momentsofclarity
December 3rd 2018
498 Comments


-
-

DreamAgain
December 3rd 2018
945 Comments


Maybe I'm just getting old but mosh pits are so fucking stupid. I just sit in the back and listen to the bands these days. Lol kids look so fucking stupid running around in circles punching eachother.

Panzerchrist
December 3rd 2018
424 Comments


LMAO did my comment really get deleted

Cowards

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SweeneyTodd
December 3rd 2018
2195 Comments


"Didn't know brits could mosh that hard"

go to any show in the UK, and you'll know americans don't know the first thing about moshing.

this sucks big time, also the second time this band has had to address something awful happening at their shows. apparently the kid died of something drug related, people at the show are likely exaggerating what went on

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SweeneyTodd
December 3rd 2018
2195 Comments


also this thread is considerably more disrespectful and edgy than most, a kid died. when a musician dies, it's pages of RIP, but a kid dies in a mosh pit? nope somehow that's hilarious

Nocturtle
December 3rd 2018
939 Comments


Cowards [2]

The censorship here on sput is ridiculous

guitarded_chuck
December 3rd 2018
17841 Comments


yeah anything short of f***** or n***** should be fair game but w/e thats a losing battle im tired of fighting

porcupinetheater
December 3rd 2018
2677 Comments


Just picked up my ticket to the annual BMTH euthanasia tour. Cool trailer.

osmark86
December 3rd 2018
9029 Comments


"LMAO did my comment really get deleted

Cowards"

We couldn't handle your immense bravery


bloc
December 3rd 2018
55894 Comments


What was the comment?

Eons
December 3rd 2018
2288 Comments


I said the N word online once and felt badass as fuck after.

osmark86
December 3rd 2018
9029 Comments


As you should. I'm sure it took a lot of courage to do so.

Underflow
December 3rd 2018
4867 Comments


saying the n word is for children

YakNips
December 3rd 2018
19765 Comments


https://vocaroo.com/i/s0UFEHLkeaJh

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cyLOL
December 4th 2018
56 Comments


Top class, folks. I hope when y'all die screaming that this thread is the last thing you think of.

J() Alexander
December 4th 2018
7224 Comments


Same.

AdolfChrist
December 4th 2018
21273 Comments


Sin cant seem to make up his mind on whether he wants to be an edgelord or a moral highgrounder.

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Sinternet
December 4th 2018
19660 Comments


thanks adolfchrist with the edgy name attempting to take moral high ground

AdolfChrist
December 4th 2018
21273 Comments


Lol where

J() Alexander
December 4th 2018
7224 Comments


He isn't, lol.

mete0ra
December 4th 2018
204 Comments


"also this thread is considerably more disrespectful and edgy than most, a kid died. when a musician dies, it's pages of RIP, but a kid dies in a mosh pit? nope somehow that's hilarious"

A lot of that is because BMTH is almost unanimously hated on this site, I'm sure had it been a different band the responses might've been more civilised

loveisamixtape
December 4th 2018
7749 Comments


lol u obviously weren’t around for sempiternal, people would not shut THE fuck up about how good it was

anyway this is terrible RIP

ItsTheSquirrel
December 4th 2018
225 Comments


Yeah but now everyone hates BMTH because they sold out

BikerMcWheels
December 4th 2018
260 Comments


if this were burzum they'd be celebrating and calling their fans pussies for only killing 1 person

LoLifant
December 4th 2018
1535 Comments


I guess that‘s the spirit. RIP

iglu
December 4th 2018
1365 Comments


UGH

brainmelter
December 4th 2018
6424 Comments


Rip

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platnum
December 5th 2018
921 Comments


This is why you go raving instead

AgentDeathbat
December 5th 2018
9950 Comments


I love how Sint thinks he has the moral high ground when I disagree with him on something (especially if bullshit politics are involved), but then he goes and does this shit. It's like he has zero self-awareness.

chemicalmarriage
December 5th 2018
2975 Comments


What was the fucking name of the fan that died?
Exactly.
Go fuck yourselves.

Cimnele
December 5th 2018
1431 Comments


QED

BikerMcWheels
December 5th 2018
260 Comments


Imagine if the band was called Ping me the Horizon

Like, remember ping? The internet thing? I'm not sure I remember what it meant but your internet had ping.

So this band is like a combination of their original band name concept, then the concept of ping, which if course rhymes with ping. Ping me the Horizon.

aaronrkc
December 5th 2018
345 Comments


*Joke about Halsey being the perpetrator*

Sad to hear though. RIP.

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wwf
December 6th 2018
6318 Comments


imagine posting this article thinking it won't be a mess

InFlamesWeThrash666
December 8th 2018
8942 Comments


this thread was a surprisingly fun read

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