Paramore followers, this isn’t a drill: After a number of months of trending on social media with zero murmurs of an album announcement, the rock group — frontwoman Hayley Williams, guitarist Taylor York and drummer Zac Farro — gave the primary hints of its new period beginning Wednesday (Sept. 7) through social media.
On Instagram, Williams, York and Farro all modified their profile photos on their Instagram accounts to matching photos, that includes them with their faces pressed up in opposition to a window slick with condensation. In the meantime, on the Paramore Instagram, all posts have been archived apart from two concerning the band’s fall 2022 tour dates.
Paramore’s sixth album will mark the follow-up to 2017’s After Laughter. The challenge peaked at No. 6 on the Billboard 200 (the place it loved 13 weeks on the chart) and reached the highest spot on Billboard‘s Top Rock Albums tally. Within the time since Laughter‘s launch, the band busied itself with solo tasks (Williams with Petals for Armor and Flowers for Vases/Descansos; Farro with Motif in facet challenge HalfNoise), however in January, Williams instructed Rolling Stone the trio was engaged on new materials for the band.
“We wrote and tracked one thing we cherished and it truly stunned us,” Williams instructed the journal through e mail. “We stored joking it was all downhill from that time, however thank God we’ve been stunned rather a lot all through this entire factor. I’m at all times ready for the second for us to know we’re onto one thing new and we’re not simply rehashing the identical shit. It was ‘Ain’t It Enjoyable’ for our self-titled file, and ‘Exhausting Occasions’ or ‘Instructed You So’ for After Laughter. It’s not about it feeling like successful a lot because it’s a scary, thrilling feeling that you simply’re treading uncharted waters. It retains you curious. We obtained to really feel that feeling early on this time.”
Of the brand new challenge, Williams defined the brand new file is “not that completely different” from Paramore’s signature sound. She added, “We’re nonetheless within the thick of it however some issues have remained constant from the beginning. 1) Extra emphasis again on the guitar, and a couple of) Zac ought to go as Animal as he desires with drum takes.”
See Paramore’s new profile pictures under.
all three members of paramore have modified their profile photos, and posts on the band account (moreover the brand new tour data) have been archived. pic.twitter.com/Mn39wT1F6a
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