Zac Farro
Zac Farro
Full Name Zachary Wayne Farro
Born June 4, 1990
Voorhees, New Jersey.
Role in the band Drummer.
Trademark Drumsticks
Important Fact He was the youngest member of the band.

Zachary Wayne Farro was the first and current drummer for the rock band Paramore to which he is also one of the founding member of.

Early life Edit

Zac was born on June 4, 1990 in Voorhees, New Jersey. Farro co-founded the band in 2004. He is the middle child of five children. He currently owns his own house in Franklin, Tennessee. He started playing drums when he got drum lessons for his birthday at the age of nine and got his first drum set at the age of eleven.

Paramore Edit

Joining the band at the age of 12, Zac was its youngest member. He along with his older brother Josh Farro, were part of Paramore's original lineup along with Hayley Williams and Jeremy Davis.

Career Outside of ParamoreEdit

Zac has started a new band named HalfNoise, with the friend Jason Clarke. Jason Clarke was originally a member in the garage band that Josh Farro, Taylor York and Zac had started. He has remained relatively silent, with just Josh commenting on their split from Paramore.

He is currently the sole member of the Indie rock musical project HalfNoise since 2010. HalfNoise was originally a duo with Jason Clark but Jason departed in 2012.

He was also in another band named Novel American along with his brother Josh. The band split in 2014.

Return to Paramore Edit

Starting from June 2016 numerous pictures of Zac started appearing with Paramore even on with him behind a Drum Kit, starting Fans to speculate that he was returning to the band, however he stated that he was only recording Drums for the album and had not returned to the band full time. But on the 2nd February 2017, Paramore announced on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram that Farro would be returning to the band full time.

He was featured in the Music Video for 'Hard Times' and 'Told You So', which he co-directed with Aaron Joseph.

Equipment Edit

Zac's drum kit equipment has changed over the years, starting out with several Truth Custom drum kits before switching to Gretch. All of the kits heads consist of Remo Coated Emperor and Remo Clear Powerstroke 3.

His Cymbals have also changed over the years with him switching from Zildjian K Cymbals to Meinl Byzance before switching back to Zildjian K.

His sticks consists of his own Signature sticks which are Pro Mark Millenium II Sticks with his own Signature on them.

Trivia Edit

  • His nicknames are Z and Zac.
  • Zac occasionally contributed to the process of writing songs.
  • Zac was one of Paramore's founding members.
  • As of December 2010, he is on musical hiatus, despite claims he had joined a new band named "Tunnel" which was later renamed 'HalfNoise" due to other bands named Tunnel. Before he returned to Paramore.
  • He is particularly close friends with rhythm guitarist, Taylor York, which made Hayley Williams to believe that Taylor would leave Paramore after Zac's departure but he ultimately did not and Zac returned in 2016.
Paramore Members
Current Members Hayley Williams, Taylor York, Zac Farro
Previous Members

Josh Farro, Jason Bynum, Hunter Lamb, John Hembree, Jeremy Davis

Tour Members Jon Howard, Justin York

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