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Paramore review – pop-punk survivors feel the love
Surfing a wave of 00s nostalgia, the resurgent US band span their back catalogue, from the early emo years to their latest chart-topping album, This Is Why

Kitty Empire

29, Apr, 2023 @1:00 PM

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Paramore review – pop-punk trio seize the moment in a rowdy yet reflective show
Hayley Williams high-kicks her way through a muscular set that pairs the band’s vintage teen-angst anthems with newer, more mature material

Huw Baines

17, Apr, 2023 @10:52 AM

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From Magic Mike to Paramore: a complete guide to this week’s entertainment
Whether it’s Channing Tatum whipping his kit off in the well-oiled franchise or the return of Hayley Williams’s powerpop punks, our critics have you culturally covered for the next seven days

11, Feb, 2023 @6:00 AM

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Paramore: This Is Why review – deft songs of millennial malaise
The pop-punk band have progressed from teenage bile to thirtysomething angst, expressed with agitated drumming, angular guitars, big riffs and heartfelt lyrics

Alexis Petridis

10, Feb, 2023 @12:04 AM

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On my radar: Hayley Williams of Paramore’s cultural highlights
The singer-songwriter on astrology, Janelle Monáe’s star quality and her ‘nerdy’ new hobby

Killian Fox

04, Feb, 2023 @3:00 PM

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The best new music to look forward to in 2023
Yo La Tengo, Billy Nomates, Låpsley and Paramore have hotly anticipated albums due out – while the BBCSO puts on an Everest opera and Simon Rattle waves goodbye to the Barbican

Alexis Petridis and Andrew Clements

29, Dec, 2022 @6:00 AM

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‘I will outshine them all’: the enduring genius of Bloc Party
As US pop-punk band Paramore claim the London band as the primary influence on their new album, we look at how Bloc Party bridged the gap with emo – and continue to inspire young artists today

Jenessa Williams

06, Dec, 2022 @3:00 PM

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Paramore: ‘We realised this band isn’t worth risking our health for’
One of the most influential bands of their generation, Paramore were nearly torn apart by infighting and industry sexism. Now, after four years of self-reflection, they’re back – and ready to respond to a ‘crazy’ moment for the US

Laura Snapes

29, Sep, 2022 @7:00 AM

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Hayley Williams blazed a trail from teen angst to adult self-acceptance
The Paramore rebel was my idol at 13. Having made great music in the face of sexism and trauma, she is my idol now too

Jenessa Williams

29, Mar, 2021 @7:18 AM

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The Royal Albert Hall at 150: 'It's the Holy Grail for musicians'
It’s hosted opera greats, suffragette rallies, Hitchcock films, sports events, sci-fi conventions – and, of course, the Proms and countless rock gigs. Artists from Led Zeppelin to Abba recall their moments on the hallowed stage

Interviews by Michael Segalov

29, Mar, 2021 @5:00 AM

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'We have to nurture each other': how Olivia Rodrigo and Gen Z reinvented the power ballad
Olivia Rodrigo’s global hit Drivers License is the epitome of new-school pop songwriting, where sexuality is complex, emotions are specific and bombast is traded for intimacy

Laura Snapes

19, Feb, 2021 @12:54 PM

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Paramore's Hayley Williams: 'A lot of my depression was misplaced anger'
The singer-songwriter’s first solo album, Petals for Armor, was born out of therapy, a failed marriage and the turbulent relationship with her bandmates. What has it taught her about herself?

Laura Snapes

12, Mar, 2020 @1:00 PM

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