Paramore Archive

How Hayley Williams Became Emo’s First Heroine

Previously an almost exclusively male domain, the emo-pop scene became blessed with its first true female icon in 2005 when Tennessee quintet Paramore arrived with their debut album, All We Know Is Falling. Armed with a neon orange and yellow hairstyle, a feisty girl power attitude and a perceived dominance over her four teenage boy

Paramore Concert Review at Tabernacle in Atlanta

As the photographers were making their way to the photo pit, the Tabernacle’s media coordinator reminded us that, contrary to popular belief, there were other band members onstage besides Hayley Williams. It was said as a tongue-and-cheek comment, but it’s actually a real concern. Hayley monopolizes your attention when she is onstage. What is it