Paramore are up to something. The band’s most recent album was 2013’s self-titled, which means that they’re about due for a new one, and we know that they’ve been working on it for a while now. (It’s the group’s first album since 2010 with founding drummer Zac Farro.) Recently, the band members changed all of their social media accounts to the same purple-and-pink gradient image, and just a few hours ago a new press picture was uploaded to their Apple Music account.
A few weeks ago, a bunch of potential new Paramore songs popped up on the songwriting database ASCAP:
— The Paramore Band (@TheParamoreBand) March 14, 2017
And per Reddit, it looks like they were shooting a new music video back in March:
So chances are we’re getting some sort of single and news about their fifth album soon. Exciting!
UPDATE: New single “Hard Times” is out tomorrow morning.
UPDATE 2: Here it is.