Paramore talk becoming independent, RSD, vinyl love, David Byrne, new music & more

Paramore are now an independent band for really the first time in their nearly-20-year career, and their first act as an indie: Record Store Day ambassadors. RSD is this Saturday (4/20), and ahead of that, we caught up with Hayley Williams and Zac Farro over Zoom, with Taylor York chiming in via email, for the cover story of a special RSD edition of the free BrooklynVegan digital magazine (click the link to read the whole thing now). The band spoke about being free of a major label, their own experiences with record stores and record collecting, why shining a light on Record Store Day is important to the band, their own two RSD releases, future plans, and much more. “It feels like a deep sigh of relief that we accomplished something that I don’t even know when we were kids if w...


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