Watch Paramore perform ‘Hard Times’ and ‘Ain’t It Fun’ on US TV

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Band played two cuts from their latest album 'After Laughter' on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live'

Paramore performed on US TV last night (May 17).

The US band played two songs from their latest album ‘After Laughter’ on Jimmy Kimmel Live. Watch their renditions of ‘Hard Times’ and ‘Ain’t It Fun’ below.

Speaking of their comeback, the band recently revealed that they came very close to splitting up in the wake of their previous album, 2013’s self-titled record.

“At a certain point I just felt like we’d been through – like how much more can you really go through?,” said singer Hayley Williams. “I know that people don’t always keep the same friends throughout their entire life but I always thought I would.”

Guitarist Taylor York continued: “We’d been doing it for so long I think we were like ‘why are we doing this?’ If we don’t want to be here, if we’re not passionate about this, there is no point.”

Williams added: “I was kind of flat-lined and I think that if it weren’t for Taylor the band would be over. That is just kind of the truth. Yeah, I had enough. I’m tired of losing friends or I’m tired of doubting myself, and maybe if I’m just not doing it all then I won’t have anything to doubt. I can see what else I can do.”

Paramore’s upcoming UK tour dates are below. Tickets are available here.

JUNE
15 -‪ Dublin, Ireland – Olympia
16 – Belfast, United Kingdom – Waterfront
18 – Manchester, United Kingdom – O2 Apollo
19 – London, United Kingdom – Royal Albert Hall
21 – Bristol, United Kingdom – Colston Hall
22 – Edinburgh, United Kingdom – Usher Hall