The Morning Of

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The Morning Of
Origin Newburgh, New York
Genres Pop rock
Indie rock
Piano rock
Years active 2005-present
Labels Tragic Hero Records (2006-late 2008)
LAB Records (2009-present)
Members Justin Wiley
Rob McCurdy
Jessica Leplon[1]
Abir Hossain
Chris Petrosino
Dan Celikoyar
Ryan Jernigan
Past members
Rob Curtis
James Bedore
Erin Mcmenemy
Jimmi Kane
Joe Ricci
Chloe Lewis

The Morning Of is an American pop/indie/rock band originating from Newburgh, New York, United States.[2] The band's first EP, Welcome Change. Goodbye Gravity, held a steady spot in the Top 50 best selling albums on for six months.[3] 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[4] and peaked at the No. 25 pop album on iTunes. They recorded their most recent album, "The Way I Fell In",[5] with producer Jim Wirt (No Doubt, Jacks Mannequin, Incubus, Hoobstank, The Rocket Summer). The album was released on May 11, 2010 and debuted No. 10 on the U.S. Billboard heatseekers chart.[4]


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[1] - 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 - Keyboards/Vocals (2006)
  • Ashley Widman - Keyboards/Vocals (2005)




  1. ^ a b Chris True. "The Morning Of | Biography". AllMusic. Retrieved 2015-03-04. 
  2. ^ Chris True. "The Morning Of | Biography". AllMusic. Retrieved 2015-03-04. 
  3. ^ "SmartPunk by District Lines". Retrieved 2015-03-04. 
  4. ^ a b "The Morning Of - Chart history". Billboard. Retrieved 2015-03-04. 
  5. ^ a b [1][dead link]
  6. ^ [2]

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