Paramore is an American rock band from Franklin, Tennessee, formed in 2004. The band consists of lead vocalist Hayley Williams, lead guitarist Josh Farro, bassistJeremy Davis, drummer Zac Farro, and rhythm guitarist Taylor York.
The group released their debut album All We Know Is Falling in 2005, and their second album, Riot! in 2007, which was certified Platinum in the US and Gold in Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the UK. Brand New Eyes, Paramore’s third album, was released on September 29, 2009. Brand New Eyes is the band’s highest charting album to date.
Official Site: www.paramore.net
Name: Hayley Nichole Williams
Nickname: Spongebob, Sponge, Hayles, Hbomb, Hayleyball
Birthday: December 27, 1988
Hometown: Franklin, Tennessee
Birth Place: Meridian, Mississippi
Siblings: Erica and McKayla
Trademark: Vibrant red hair
Position: lead vocalist, keyboardist
Interest: Music, writing, make-up, hair, fashion, theater.
Favorite Bands: Saves The Day, mewithoutYou, Slick Shoes, The Chariot, Now Now Every Children, No Doubt, Fireworks, Set Your Goals, Tegan and Sara, New Found Glory, H2O, Lemuria, The Swellers
Favorite Movies: Wayne’s World, Son In Law, Pet Sematary, True Romance
Favorite Qoutes: “Let’s throw away the hate and rock tonight.” – Kid Dynamite, “And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.” – Anais Nin
How he/she joined the band: Hayley first met Josh Farro (guitar, age 21) and his younger brother Zac (drums, age 18) while they were together in school four years ago. After adding Jeremy Davis (bass, age 22), Paramore was formed in 2004.
Name: Jeremy Clayton Davis
Nicknames: Worm, Schzimmy Deanie
Hometown: Franklin, Tennessee
Interest:Music, riding my bike, all unhealthy foods, shooting my guns, hanging with all my best friends, anything that’s dangerous…count me IN, people watching, and good conversations
Favorite Places: HOME HOME HOME, and Ghengis Grill
Favorite Bands: Deftones, Death Cab for Cutie, Thrice, Sigur Ros, Paper Route, Mew
Favorite Movies: Dumb and Dumber, Shooter, Frequency, Saw 1-ALL OF THEM, Drag Me to Hell, The Departed, Saving Private Ryan, Forrest Gump, Life Aquatic, Twister, Anchor Man, Batman
Name: Joshua Neil Farro
Position: Lead Guitar and Backing Vocals
Birthday: September 29, 1987
Birth Place: Voorhees, NJ
Birth Sign: Libra
Hometown: Franklin, TN
Favorite Bands: Death cab, Jimmy eat world, sigur ros, Bon iver, mew, radiohead, Ryan Adams, sunny day real estate, failure and more
Favorite movies: The Truman show. Man on fire. The notebook. Dumb and dumber.
Name: Zachary Wayne Farro
Nickname: Zatchell Wayne, Z, Zly, Z Wayne, Town Dogg
Birthday: June 4, 1990
Birth Place: New Jersey
Birth Sign: Gemini
Interest: I love my family, Tennessee, my friends, playing and recording music, Bowling, eating cereal with Taylor, Starbucks, movies, bikes, truck stops and truck stop tee-shirts.
Favorite Songs: Brothers on a Hotel Bed, Kid A, 23, Introducing Palace Players.
Favorite Bands: Jimmy Eat World, Radiohead, Death Cab for Cutie, Mew, Paper Route, Sigur Ros, Thrice, Sunny Day Real Estate, and Mum
Favorite movies: Man on FIre, Dumb and Dumber
Paramore – Misery Business
Paramore – That’s What You Get
Paramore – Crushcrushcrush
Paramore – Decode
Paramore – Hallelujah
Paramore – Pressure
Paramore – Emergency
Paramore – Ignorance
Paramore – Brick by Boring Brick
Paramore – The Only Exception
Paramore – Conspiracy
Hayley Williams – Bad Romance Piano