Billie Joe Armstrong took to Green Day’s Facebook to share his thoughts, which included “I fucking hate racism more than anything.”
Scott Ian of Anthrax posted to his Facebook page, “You either condemn it or you are it.”
Ghoul said on Twitter: “Fuck nazis. Fuck the alt-right. Fuck bigots.”
Prophets of Rage said on Twitter that the band stands with “those fighting racism, fascism, Nazi-ism and white supremacy in Charlottesville.”
Sacred Reich tweeted: “There is no place for white nationalists, white supremecists, Nazi’s, KKK or whatever name you call yourselves,” and also debated commenters on the Facebook version of their statement.
Record labels have chimed in too. Tankcrimes, as they explained later, reused Nirvana liner notes, saying in part, “If any of you in any way hate homosexuals, people of different color, or women … leave us the fuck alone!”
From his Twitter account, Ice T asked, “Is anybody surprised?”
And Killer Mike posted more than once on his Instagram—all of his posts on the matter are worth reading.