Josh Farro

Rock Musician

Joshua Neil Farro is an American punk rock guitarist and songwriter, and the lead guitarist of the band Novel American. He is best known as the former lead guitarist and backing vocalist of the alternative rock band Paramore. He is also the older brother of Zac Farro of Half Noise and formerly of Paramore.… Read More

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  • Paramore's Strong 2nd Act
    San Francisco Chronicle - Oct 11, 2013
  • Paramore Look To Rediscover 'fun' On New Album
    MTV News - Nov 18, 2011
  • Paramore Premiere New Song, 'hello Cold World'
    MTV News - Nov 07, 2011
  • Hayley “Don't Mess With Me” Williams The Urban Wire
    Google News - Aug 18, 2011


Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Josh Farro.


1987 Birth Farro was born in Voorhees Township, New Jersey on September 29, 1987. … Read More


2004 16 Years Old 1 More Event
Along with his younger brother Zac, Josh Farro was a founding member of Paramore serving as the band's lead guitarist and backing vocalist from 2004 until his exit in late 2010. … Read More


2010 22 Years Old 1 More Event
On April 3, 2010, Farro married fiancée Jenna Rice in Tennessee, missing Paramore's Pacific Rim tour to plan the nuptials. … Read More
2014 26 Years Old In May 2014, he announced on Twitter that he had scrapped his previous band, Novel American, because "nothing was going anywhere". … Read More
2016 28 Years Old 1 More Event
…  His debut solo album, Walkways, was released on 5 February 2016 via iTunes.
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