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Riff: Paramore – “Interlude: I’m Not Angry Anymore

Apr 9, 2013

I’m not bitter anymore/I’m syrupy sweet, I’ll rot your teeth down to the core

from Interlude: I'm Not Angry Anymore lyrics by Paramore

“I’m not Angry” still sounds like a cheap knock-off of Regina Spektor, Zooey Deschanel, Ingrid Michaelson, et al, but at least lyricist Hayley Williams has overcome her “worthless rage” from “Moving On,” attempting to defeat her enemies through “sugary sweetness,” instead; [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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