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Riff: Paramore – “Be Alone”

Apr 9, 2013

So what if I don’t have a lot to talk about?/I shut my mouth and keep it locked until it counts

from Be Alone lyrics by Paramore

Hayley Williams makes an introverted case for shutting out the world altogether alongside her significant other. Dropping the teen angst but maintaining a heady pop production and catchy melody, this is one of the album’s best tracks, and definitely their specialty; [LISTEN].

Riff by Karl Ernest

Karl is a Seattle-based musician and writer at SONGLYRICS; a veteran of both east and west-coast scenes, he has performed with the likes of The Ying Yang Twins, David Arquette, Wynton Marsalis, among others. But he's no stranger to seedy dives or house shows, either.

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