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Riff: Paramore – “Part II”

Apr 9, 2013

I am nothing but a shadow in the light/So if you light me, I will catch fire

from Part II lyrics by Paramore

A lyrical sequel to “Let the Flames Begin,” “Part II” spells out Williams’ confused, “lost” state, and leaves the listener largely puzzled, as well. Still, the instrumentals on the bridge show a band going to great lengths to shed their predictable-pop past; [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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