AJR – three brothers born and raised in New York City – have achieved a startling level of success in a short period of time. Adam, Jack and Ryan Met write, produce and mix their own material in the living room of their Chelsea apartment. The indie-pop three piece exploded on the scene with buoyant electro-pop single ‘I’m Ready’ which has been certified double-platinum in Australia and continue to make a splash around the world with current single ‘Weak’.
In celebration of their sophomore album The Click (out now through Liberator Music/AJR productions), AJR took over [V] Hits’ Instagram Stories, giving us a sneak peek during their album launch show in LA at the Troubadour.
Check out the Instagram Stories below!
AJR’s Facebook Biography
There is no band, no song, no video, no sound, that is more “now” than AJR. The band — three brothers born and raised in New York City — has achieved a startling quick level of success with “I’m Ready,” a buoyant electro-pop single that’s taking off on social media.
The numbers: over 10 Million views on YouTube, Gold record in the USA and Double Platinum Internationally, features in Billboard, the NY Post, and on MTV. Festival performances in front of 10,000+ people. They have also performed on the Today Show, X-Factor, Kelly and Michael and many other national television shows.
More amazing? They’ve done this all on their own. No pop svengali overseeing their work. No studio musicians filling in the blanks. No Max Martin co-write. AJR may, in fact, be the first indie, DIY pop group from New York to make a splash. They’re certainly the only group that’s done while writing, recording and producing all their own songs in their Chelsea living room.