Photos: Lindsey Byrnes
Since our friends Secret Signals announced Paramore's stop at Jakarta for the fourth leg of their tour, we have been preoccupied with the big question —
What's After Laughter?
No, not the album but exactly, what comes after that? As portrayed in Fake Happy (the third single from Paramore's 2017 release), happiness should never be a goal. In fact, the entire album screams the need to disguise one's fears and misery through joy — which is what makes our standards of happiness so over-the-top and increasingly unattainable.