The Morning Of

The Morning Of is an American pop/indie/rock band originating from Newburgh, New York, United States.[1] The band's first EP, Welcome Change. Goodbye Gravity, held a steady spot in the Top 50 best selling albums on for six months.[2] They also hold a steady spot on PureVolume's Top 100, and top 10 in their pop genre. Their first full length effort, The World as We Know It debuted on the U.S. Billboard heatseekers chart at No. 18[3] and peaked at the No. 25 pop album on iTunes. They recorded their most recent album, "The Way I Fell In",[4] with producer Jim Wirt (No Doubt, Jacks Mannequin, Incubus, Hoobastank, The Rocket Summer). The album was released on May 11, 2010 and debuted No. 10 on the U.S. Billboard heatseekers chart.[3]

The Morning Of
OriginNewburgh, New York
GenresPop rock, indie rock
Years active2005 -
LabelsTragic Hero Records
LAB Records
MembersJustin Wiley
Rob McCurdy
Jessica Leplon
Abir Hossain
Chris Petrosino
Dan Celikoyar
Ryan Jernigan
Past members
Rob Curtis
James Bedore
Erin McMenemy
Jimmi Kane
Joe Ricci
Chloe Lewis


Current members
  • Chris Petrosino - Piano/Guitar/Vocals (2005–present)
  • Rob McCurdy - Guitar/Vocals (2005–present)
  • Abir Hossain - Bass/Lyricist (2005–present)
  • Justin Wiley - Vocals/Guitar (2007–present)
  • Jessica Leplon - Vocals (2007–present)
  • Dan Celikoyar - Drums/Percussion (2009–present)
  • Ryan Jernigan - Bass (2010–present)
Former Members
  • Jimmi Kane - Drums (2007–2008)
  • James Bedore - Vocals (2005–2007)
  • Rob Curtis - Drums (2005–2007)
  • Erin McMenemy- Vocals/Keyboards (2006-2007)
  • Ashley Widman - Keyboards/Vocals (2005)
  • Chloe Lewis - Vocals (2009-2010)



  • 2005: "Welcome Change. Goodbye Gravity" (self-released)
  • 2006: "The Morning Of" (Japan Release)
  • 2007: Welcome Change, Goodbye Gravity (THR Re-Release)
  • 2007: The Digital EP
  • 2008: The World as We Know It
  • 2010: The Way I Fell In[4] U.S. Heatseekers No. 10[5]


  1. ^ Chris True. "The Morning Of | Biography". AllMusic. Retrieved 2015-03-04.
  2. ^ "SmartPunk by District Lines". Retrieved 2015-03-04.
  3. ^ a b "The Morning Of - Chart history". Billboard. Retrieved 2015-03-04.
  4. ^ a b Archived from the original on February 23, 2010. Retrieved February 21, 2010. Missing or empty |title= (help)
  5. ^ [1]

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