SUGAR LAND, Texas — Fueled By Ramen recording group Paramore is celebrating the release of their acclaimed fifth studio album with a wide-ranging storm of international activity. The GRAMMY® Award-winning band’s first new album in more than four years, “AFTER LAUGHTER” is available now at all retailers and streaming services. “AFTER LAUGHTER” includes two recently released songs, “Hard Times” and “Told You So.” The official “Hard Times” companion video is fast proving a sensation, earning more than 25 million individual views at YouTube alone in its first month of release. In addition, the colorful “Told You So” companion video – directed by Aaron Joseph and Paramore’s own Zac Farro – has drawn over 7 million views in just two weeks via Fueled By Ramen’s official YouTube channel.
“AFTER LAUGHTER” will be celebrated with a series of high profile TV appearances, beginning this Wednesday, May 17th with an outdoor mini-concert on ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! (check local listings). Next, Paramore will perform “Told You So” on CBS’ The Late Late Show with James Corden, set for Wednesday, May 24th, followed on Friday, August 25th by a special performance on ABC’s Good Morning America as part of its star-studded 2017 GMA Summer Concert Series.
Paramore – who kicked off their upcoming world tour last week with an intimate hometown gig at Nashville’s Exit/In – has just unveiled a long-anticipated series of North American dates produced by Live Nation. Dubbed “TOUR TWO,” the trek gets underway Wednesday, September 6th at Jacksonville, FL’s Moran Theater and continues through mid-October (see itinerary below). Highlights include shows at some of the world’s most renowned venues, including Los Angeles, CA’s Greek Theater (Tuesday, September 26th), Atlanta, GA’s Fox Theater (Monday, October 2nd), New York City’s Radio City Music Hall (Wednesday, October 4th), Toronto, ON’s Massey Hall (Friday, October 13th), and Nashville, TN’s famed Ryman Auditorium (Tuesday, October 17th). For complete details and ticket information, please visit paramore.net.
AT&T is sending customers to the front of the line for Paramore’s “Tour Two” tour. AT&T priority presale ticket access begins Thursday, May 18 at 10 a.m. local time through AT&T THANKS program. For complete presale details visit att.com/frontoftheline.
6 Jacksonville, FL Moran Theater+
8 Miami, FL Fillmore Miami Beach at Jackie Gleason Theater+
9 Orlando, FL Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts+
11 Charlotte, NC Ovens Auditorium
13 Washington, D.C. MGM National Harbor Theater
15 Detroit, MI The Fox Theatre
16-17 Chicago, IL Riot Fest *
19 Sioux City, IA Orpheum Theatre
21 Denver, CO BellCo Theatre
22 Orem, UT Utah Valley University Events Center
24 Oakland, CA Paramount Theatre
26 Los Angeles, CA Greek Theater
27 Phoenix, AZ Comercia Theatre
29 Sugar Land, TX Smart Financial Center at Sugar Land
30 Dallas, TX Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie
2 Atlanta, GA The Fox Theater
4 New York, NY Radio City Music Hall
7 Boston, MA Boston Opera House
10 Bethlehem, PA Sands Bethlehem Event Center
12 Montreal, QC St. Denis Theatre
13 Toronto, ON Massey Hall
15 Akron, OH Akron Civic Theatre
17 Nashville, TN Ryman Auditorium
6-10 Miami, FL PARAHOY!