Paramore is cranking up the excitement meter for fans with the announcement of their upcoming remix album, “Re: This Is Why.” This album takes the band’s 2023 release, “This Is Why,” and gives it a fresh twist with reimagined versions of its songs. What’s even more thrilling is the star-studded lineup of contributors who’ve lent their creative genius to this project.
Here’s a sneak peek at the tracklist and the talented artists behind each remix:
- “This Is Why (Re: Foals)”
- “The News (Re: The Linda Lindas)”
- “Running Out of Time (Re: Panda Bear)”
- “Running Out of Time (Re: Zane Lowe)”
- “C’est Comme Ca (Re: Wet Leg)”
- “Big Man, Little Dignity (Re: Domi & JD Beck)”
- “You First (Re: Remi Wolf)”
- “Figure 8 (Re: Bartees Strange)”
- “Liar (Re: Romy)”
- “Crave (Re: Claud)”
- “Thick Skull (Re: Julien Baker)”
- “Sanity (Demo)”
What makes “Re: This Is Why” even more special is the nod to artists who have influenced Paramore over the years. Hayley Williams, the band’s frontwoman, shared her excitement about the project, saying, “We’ve long wanted to recognize the connection we have with some of the artists who’ve influenced us as a band and/or who have cited our band as an influence.”
Some of the remixes stick to a classical approach, while others offer innovative reworkings of the original tracks. It’s a collision of musical worlds that promises to be nothing short of incredible.
So mark your calendars for Friday, October 6, when “Re: This Is Why” drops via Atlantic. It’s not just a remix album; it’s the reply to “This Is Why,” and it’s set to take fans on a musical journey like no other. Paramore continues to evolve and surprise, and this remix album is the perfect testament to their ever-evolving sound.
Stay tuned for what promises to be an electrifying release that will have fans of Paramore and these talented contributing artists grooving to new beats and rediscovering the magic of “This Is Why.” It’s a musical celebration that fans won’t want to miss!
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Remix Album
Q: What is “Re: This Is Why” by Paramore?
A: “Re: This Is Why” is a remix album by Paramore, featuring reimagined versions of songs from their 2023 album, “This Is Why.”
Q: Who are the artists contributing to this remix album?
A: The remix album boasts a lineup of talented artists, including Panda Bear, Romy from the xx, Bartees Strange, Wet Leg, Claud, Foals, the Linda Lindas, Domi & JD Beck, Zane Lowe, and more.
Q: How will the songs on “Re: This Is Why” be different from the original album?
A: The remixes offer a fresh perspective on the original tracks. Some stick to a classical remix approach, while others provide innovative reworkings, creating a diverse and exciting musical experience.
Q: When will “Re: This Is Why” be released?
A: “Re: This Is Why” is set to drop on Friday, October 6, via Atlantic Records, so mark your calendars for this exciting musical journey.
Q: What inspired Paramore to create this remix album?
A: Hayley Williams, Paramore’s frontwoman, expressed the band’s desire to acknowledge their connections with artists who have influenced them and those who have cited Paramore as an influence, making this remix album a creative and collaborative project.
Q: Can fans expect any surprises or unique elements in “Re: This Is Why”?
A: Absolutely! With a blend of classical remixes and innovative reworkings, “Re: This Is Why” promises to be a collision of musical worlds that will delight fans and offer a fresh take on Paramore’s music.
Q: Where can fans listen to “Re: This Is Why” once it’s released?
A: The album will be available for streaming and purchase on various platforms, so fans can enjoy it on their favorite music services once it’s released on October 6.