Joshua Neil Farro is the former lead guitarist and backing vocalist for popular band Paramore. Born September 29th 1987 in Voorhees Township, New Jersey, United States The Farros later moved to Franklin TN where Josh, and younger brother Zac, met Hayley Williams. At the age of 13 Josh picked up and started playing the guitar. He began a cover band with his drummer brother Zac and friend Taylor York. They covered anything from Incubus to Sum 41. Over the next few years they began writing their own songs and looking for a lead singer to front the band which they desired to form.