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Paramore Drummer and Guitarist Quit; Band Not Splitting Up

Photo Courtesy - Fueled By Ramen(NEW YORK) -- Paramore has announced on their website that guitarist Josh Farro and drummer Zac Farro have left the band.

According to the statement, the Farro brothers, both of them founding members, "let us know they would be leaving the band after our show in Orlando.  None of us were really shocked.  For the last year it hasn't seemed as if they wanted to be around anymore."

The remaining members -- frontwoman Hayley Williams, guitarist Taylor York and bassist Jeremy Davis -- stress that they're not disbanding and have "some amazing things lined up for next year," starting with a tour of South America that is still scheduled to take place.

Zac Farro hasn't wasted any time in making new music.  His new band, Tunnel, has already released a new single called "Hide Your Eyes," which can be heard at

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Fuse to Air Z100's Jingle Ball Concert

Photo Courtesy - Capitol Records(NEW YORK) -- Last Friday, New York City's Madison Square Garden played host to the annual Jingle Ball, a star-studded concert that features the biggest pop stars of the year.  But Thursday night, for the first time ever, people who didn't get to attend the event will also be able to enjoy it.

Fuse is airing Z100's Jingle Ball Live from Madison Square Garden Thursday night at 9:00 p.m. ET.  Stars viewers will see performing their biggest hits include Bruno Mars, Taio Cruz, Selena Gomez, B.o.B., Enrique Iglesias, Paramore, Travie McCoy and Katy Perry.

Since B.o.B., Bruno Mars, Paramore and Travie McCoy were all on the bill, they all collaborated with each other on their various hits.  B.o.B. and Mars sang "Nothin' on You," McCoy and Mars sang "Billionaire," and Paramore's Hayley Williams teamed up with B.o.B. for "Airplanes," in addition to Paramore doing their own set.

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