Paramore frontwoman Hayley Williams has been diagnosed with laryngitis, causing the band to cancel a week’s worth of shows (Oct. 2-9).
As reported earlier this week, Williams skipped the encore of their show on Tuesday night at Fox Theater in Pomona, Calif.
She details the incident in a blog on paramore.net:
“I’ve kept quiet (literally) for the past few days waiting to figure out how we were going to deal with my vocal cords breaking (not literally). Now’s a good time to fill everyone in, I suppose.
“First of all, the show on Tuesday was absolute insanity. Such an amazing mix of emotions. We were so excited to see all of you who came out in Pomona. It was weird, because it felt like one of those shows that we did in the fall of 2006. When things seemed to be exploding but it was still really intimate. I’ve never had such a good time on stage. Then there was the other side of me that was just in pain….”
Visit paramore.net for the complete blog.