It’s been five years since pop-punk trio Paramore released their 2017 album, After the laugh.
With their return to the stage next month – the band’s first live performance in four years – hints on social media and a statement from January about material in the works, all signs point to new Paramore music very soon.
Recent online activity (September 7) caught the attention of subscribers, leading fans to anticipate an announcement. On Instagram, each of the group members updated their individual profile pictures.
All appearing to be cut from the same group photo, the footage shows Paramore – vocalist Hayley Williams, guitarist Taylor York and drummer Zac Farro – with their faces smashed against a condensation-covered glass barrier.
The posts were also deleted from the trio’s shared Instagram, except for two photos with information about the upcoming tour.
Earlier this year, Williams said rolling stone via email “We wrote and followed something we loved and it really surprised us.
“Thank goodness we were very surprised throughout all of this,” the “Ain’t It Fun” singer explained. “I’m still waiting for the moment that we know we’re on to something new and not just rehashing the same shit,” Williams continued, hinting at a new record with left turns and hooks. right, but doesn’t. not stray too far from the band’s signature sound. “It’s not so much about feeling like a success, but more about a scary and exciting feeling that you’re navigating uncharted waters. It keeps you curious. We were able to feel that feeling very early on this time.
Of the project, Williams added, “We’re still in the thick of it, but some things have stayed consistent from the start. 1) More guitar emphasis, and 2) Zac should be as animal as he wants with drum takes.
Paramore Fall 2022 Dates
October 2, 2022 – Bakersfield, CA – Mechanics Bank Theater
October 4, 2022 – Magna, UT – The Great SaltAir
October 6, 2022 – Omaha, NE – Orpheum Theater Omaha
October 8, 2022 – Oklahoma City, OK – The Criterion
October 9, 2022 – Austin, TX – Austin City Limits ^
October 11, 2022 – Chesterfield, MO – The Factory
October 14, 2022 – Bonner Springs, KS – Azura Amphitheater*
October 16, 2022 – Austin, TX – Austin City Limits ^
Paramore (Photo: Lindsey Byrnes)