Spin - p.1003.5 stars out of 5
-- "[With] massive guitars, sweetly infectious choruses, and soaring power ballads..."
Alternative Press - p.1633 stars out of 5
-- "[T]he musicianship shown on RIOT! is mightily impressive. The younger Farro brother pounds the skins brutally on 'Let The Flames Begin'..."
Kerrang (Magazine) - pp.46-47
"There's big, bristling vocal melodies aplenty and clean, grooving guitars that you'll need a scalpel to remove from your frontal lobe."
Includes videos: "Misery Business" Directed By Shane Drake Will Be Ready Early May.
Paramore: Hayley Williams (vocals); Josh Farro (guitar); Jeremy Davis (bass guitar); Zac Farro (drums).
Personnel: Kathleen Smith, Taylor Robinson, Josh Farro, Zac Farro (vocals); John Bender (strings, background vocals); Sebastian Davin (piano).
Recording information: House Of Loud, Elmwood Park, NJ.
Photographer: Josh Rothstein.
Arranger: John Bender.