She bounced around stages with an unbridled glee, strutting around stage and constantly busting out spastic high kicks.
If she wanted everyone on their feet and dancing along to "Crushcrushcrush," they instantly obliged.
From the start, Paramore's poppy melodies and zippy songwriting seemed to contradict the fact that none of the bandmates (with the exception of Davis) were older than 18.
To help attract a younger audience, Atlantic decided to share the band with Fueled by Ramen, a Florida-based label with a strong roster of emo-pop acts.
Already a powerhouse vocalist at the age of 13, Williams joined a band that the Farro siblings had formed with local guitarist Taylor York.
She left the group soon after, signing with Atlantic Records as a solo artist instead, but clashed with the label over the direction of her music.
Some of the bigger names Bendeth has worked with include Taking Back Sunday, Underoath, Vertical Horizon and All Time Low.
In a weirdly-coincidental moment, one of the other albums that Bendeth produced that year was , the debut solo album by Underoath drummer Aaron Gillespie under the moniker The Almost.
Widely considered to be the band’s signature song, ‘Misery Business’ is pop-punk through a post-hardcore lens – one of the crunchiest and most belligerent mainstream pop hits of the 2000s.She treats almost everyone with this easy familiarity, it turns out.Later that afternoon, we crisscross the city in her car, a robin’s egg blue Fiat littered with half-empty water bottles, stopping at places she loves.This sense of immediate intimacy has served her well.Hayley signed to Atlantic Records as the lead singer and lyricist of Paramore when she was just 15.