Parahoy! Cruise 2018. Day 1 Recap

It’s on for the third time ever! Yesterday, on 6th of April, Paramore embarked on Parahoy! Cruise sailing from Miami to Nassau, Bahamas. For Zac Farro and his friends from HalfNoise it’s a very ever cruise. All spots were sold out months back before The Sixthman and Paramore announced a full lineup.

(c) Jessica Xie

(c) Jessica Xie

What was happening during the sail away day? Billboard posted an exclusive coverage of the day mentioning everything hour-by-hour. What may be the most interesting fact for you is a set list of a show Paramore played in the evening. Click HERE to visit our TOUR SECTION with set list details, photos and first videos. Billboard’s coverage is available here.

Ain’t It Fun with SILVER certificate in the UK

According to the British Phonographic Industry Ain’t It Fun is now officially a Silver selling single in the UK! The single recorded for Paramore and released April 2013 has sold over 200,000 units in the UK.

In October, After Laughter was issued a Silver selling certificate. Read more about it HERE. In November Hard Times went Silver.

 

After Laughter Summer Tour. Learn more about presale!

Earlier this week Paramore announced dates of the 2018 After Laughter Summer Tour (Tour 5). The band will kick off Tour Five on 12th of June in St. Augustine, FL and ends on 24th of July in Morrison, CO. You see all upcoming dates visiting our TOUR SECTION. There are many ways in which you can enter tickets presale. Click read more to find out what you should do to increase your chances of seeing Paramore live.

Trying to combat bots and scalpers, Paramore teamed up with Ticketmaster Verified Fan platfrom to help fans get easier access to tickets for all the dates. There are also six other ways to get your tickets in presale. General sale starts on March 16th at 10:00am PDT. Price range: $35.00 – $89.50 + additional fees.

New message from Hayley on Women’s Day

On International Women’s Day Hayley Williams posted a very important message dedicated to women. „I’d like to celebrate the feminine power in all living things and appreciate that we, in our femininity, can do anything,” says Hayley.

Posting the note, which she named a novel, she used a photo of Emma González. „She is an incredible example to me of how a young woman can teach those of all ages/all genders/all backgrounds how to display your vulnerability, grief, deep love, loyalty, hope, and rage at once”.

We copied and pasted the message below but HERE you can leave a comment, so Hayley can read it and watch Stories she posted with Women’s Day wishes to her sisters, mom and grandmother and more.

Paramore to embark on summer tour

On Thursday Paramore announced plans for the upcoming summer tour. The After Laughter Summer Tour also known as Tour 5 starts on 12th of June in St. Augustine, FL and ends on 24th of July in Morrison, CO. The band is going to play 26 shows across the U.S. and Canada with Foster the People serving as the opening act. Click HERE to see all dates scheduled for 2018, so far.

General sale starts on Friday, March 16th at LiveNation.com. Starting from today you can sign in with your Ticketmaster to participate in the presale. Details HERE or HERE.

Rose-Colored Boy with a radio release date

According to the latest news from AllAccess, Rose-Colored Boy goes for Top40/Mainstream radio stations format this month. The song will be added to the playlist on 20th of March.

Paramore played in Honolulu, Hawaii

After seven years Paramore returned to Honolulu, Hawaii. They played a sold out show at Blaisdell Concert Hall. It was the final show of Tour Four and Paramore’s last one before Parahoy! cruise scheduled for April. Photos taken by Kari Meiers are available here. Setlist details, as always, in our tour section.


Paramore played in Tokyo and announces a Summer Sonic return!

On 21st of February, after eight long years, Paramore returned to Japan and played a sold out show at the Zepp in Tokyo. It was their first performance since Hayley got ill and the band was forced to postpond two shows, in Jakarta and Manila – here’s a statement they posted explaining the situation. Click here to enter tour section to see photos and setlist details from last night’s show.

photo: instagr.am/risaloha

photo: instagr.am/risaloha

Elton John praises After Laughter

Sir Elton John, undoubtedly a legend, loves complimenting other talented musicans. Recently, during a chat with Apple Music’s Beats 1 radio station, he discussed Paramore’s After Laughter.

„Probably one of the most underrated albums of last year. They can be really proud of that album. It was a fabulous record,” he said. Paramore immediately responded posting on Twitter: „Elton John (ELTON! JOHN!) has heard (& ENJOYED!) our 5th album. what a feeling. thank you.”

Later on Hayley wrote: „it’s been about 24 hrs & im still not over it !!!”.

A note from Hayley. Paramore postponed shows

For the past two days Hayley Williams has been fighting a throat infection and unfortunately it hasn’t get better but the symptoms have only gotten worse. After getting the diagnosis, she posted a note informing the fans in Jakarta and Manila that the two upcoming shows of Tour Four are postponed! The band has already rescheduled the Manila date – they are coming back to the Philippines on 23rd of August. The message from Hayley is pasted below. Here you can see the upcoming tour dates.