The first wave of nominees for the 2018 Teen Choice Awards have been announced. Paramore is nominated for Choice Rock Artist. The band is against Imagine Dragons, twenty one pilots, Portugal. The Man and X Ambassadors.
You can cast your votes now at teenchoice.votenow.tv webpage. The award show returns for its 20th consecutive year. It’s set to air live from The Forum in Los Angeles on 12th of August.
On 20th of May Hayley posted a photo of herself with a following caption: true story of a „writer” who sends in her essay minutes before deadline. The essay she meant was an exclusive op-ed for PAPER Magazine in which Williams reflects on mental health and a dark moment when life fell from underneath her. The essay is illustrated with three pictures of Hayley taken by Lindsey Byrnes. Click HERE to see the pictures and press read more to read the essay.
On 25th of May Paramore played at the 2018 Boston Calling Music Festival in Allston, MA. The band played a closing set on the Delta Blue Stage performing for an hour and 15 minutes surprising fans with the lack of Misery Business! Click HERE to read more about the setlist, see photos & watch videos. You can also visit Vanyaland.com to see a really nice photo gallery from Paramore’s set.
On this day exactly a year ago Paramore released their fifth studio album. After Laughter debuted at #6 on the US Billboard 200, with 67,000 album-equivalent units, of which 53,000 were pure album sales.
We don’t have to explain how important this longplay is for both the band and fans. On this very special day Hayley Williams wrote a long note expressing her feelings, personal stories and gratitude. You can find her note on Instagram or in read more section. First photo you see are Hayley, Zac and Taylor’s tattoos with AL initials.
Hayley Williams donated several microphones that belonged to her to benefit Girls Rock Camps. The sale launches May 10th on Reverb. All proceeds will benefit the Girls Rock Camp, whih is the nonprofit organization. They support programs all over the world that host summer rock camps and other music education programs for female, transgender and gender non-conforming kids.
Other artists who joined the sale include Kacey Musgraves, Melissa Etheridge, Charli XCX, Laura Jane Grace, Heart’s Nancy Wilson and Sharon Van Etten.
May starts with a live tv performence of Rose-Colored Boy on CBC’s The Late Show with Stephen Colbert. It was Paramore’s first live performance with this song, not counting a mini show they did for ABC’s Good Morning America in August 2017. A video of their amazing performance is available below, first photos you can see here.
On 30th of April the 4th annual Live Nation’s National Concert Week promotion has begun. Thanks to the promotion, which is scheduled to run through May 8th, you can buy tickets for Paramore’s summer tour across the US for $20. To promote the event Paramore stopped by the Live Nation Headquarters in New York City to share their excitement. Photos taken on 30th of April are available HERE. Click HERE to buy cheaper tickets.
Earlier today Hayley, Taylor and Zac stopped by The Morning Mash Up on SiriusXM Hits 1 at SiriusXM Studios in New York City to promote their latest single from After Laughter, Rose-Colored Boy and talk about the upcoming North American tour which kicks off in May. Click here to see more photos from their vist.