78violet’s Aly & AJ Talk About SayNow

Alyson and Amanda Michalka of 78violet (aka Aly & AJ) talk about their new SayNow number

Aly and AJ Michalka of 78violet are now on SayNow at (818) 287-8967, where fans can leave the sibling pop rock duo a message, hear updates and listen to other fan messages. Aly & AJ may also occasionally take some live calls with people calling in. Watch a YouTube message talking about the SayNow below.

“We’re really excited as you can see. This is a huge day for us,” Aly said. “It’s a pretty big deal. Now we can actually talk to you guys and hear your voices. We had our very first fan convo with Sabrina, which we added her on Twitter. Pretty frickin cool. You guys are amazing. Thanks so much for checking in with us all the time and for all the love and support.”

The message they left on SayNow has since been removed.

Hunter Parrish And Amanda Michalka Leave Chateau Marmont

Hunter Parrish and Amanda Michalka of 78violet were spotted hand-in-hand looking for cash in West Hollywood on Sunday (August 9), where the pop star talked about attending the Teen Choice Awards earlier to support her sister Aly. After posing with a fan, AJ and Hunter made use of the paparazzi to promote 78violet’s upcoming album. Watch Hollywood.tv footage below.

Aly & AJ Leaving London Hotel

Alyson and Amanda Michalka of 78violet were photographed leaving their hotel on Wednesday (July 29) in London, England. Check out pictures from Just Jared Jr. Aly is in England promoting her new movie ‘Bandslam’. The sisters wrote on their Twitter (@78violet) on Friday:

Have a day off in London to shop & eat!!! So charming here…can’t wait to come back. Thanks to all the fans who’ve come out to say hi to us

Aly & AJ Attend U2 Concert At Croke Park

Aly & AJ attend U2 concert at Croke Park

Aly & AJ Michalka of 78violet checked in with fans on their Twitter (@78violet) after attending the U2 hometown concert at Croke Park on Sunday night (July 26) in Dublin, Ireland. The sisters write:

Amazing show last night, U2 is so inspiring, 4 of the most passionate artists we’ve seen on stage…Xo Aly and AJ

Aly & AJ’s Amanda Michalka Remembers ‘The Guardian’ Co-Star Farrah Fawcett

Amanda Michalka of Aly & AJ checked in with fans on their blog at MySpace (@78violet) on Thursday (June 25), talking about the death of Farrah Fawcett. AJ writes:

I will always cherish special memories of Farrah. I played her granddaughter on the CBS show called “The Guardian.” She treated me so kindly and became a mentor to me. She inspired me as a young actor and it was an honor to work with her so closely. I will always cherish her words and the first piece of jewelry that she ever designed and gave to me as a young child, will forever be a sentimental keepsake. In memory of Farrah Fawcett whom I love dearly…xo AJ

Amanda 'AJ' Michalka and Farrah Fawcett

Aly & AJ Cook Meatballs With “Iron Chef Charlie”

Alyson and Amanda Michalka of Aly & AJ recruited “Iron Chef Charlie” to be their new executive chef in a video at the duo’s YouTube channel. Charlie their producer Rob’s 12-year-old son. Aly & AJ invaded their kitchen for a cooking lesson from Charlie to make his grandmother’s famous meatballs. Watch below.

Aly Michalka 20th Birthday Party Highlights

Alyson and Amanda Michalka of Aly & AJ posted highlights of Aly’s 20th birthday party from back in March. Watch a gathering that includes Aly’s ‘Bandslam’ castmate Vanessa Hudgens singing ‘Happy Birthday’ to the birthday girl, and Aly making a wish afterwards, below.

Vibe And Atmosphere Aid Aly Michalka In Songwriting

Aly Michalka of Aly & AJ spoke with BOPtv at the ‘Bandslam’ event ‘Reel Thinking’, where the singer talked about why she loves music so much and how she and AJ come up with ideas for their songs. “When you’re writing with someone who’s amazing, or if I’m just writing with AJ or by myself, there’s a certain vibe that’s in the room that carries the song. That in a way I guess gets you to the end product. I feel like I can only give so much credit to myself, because it’s really in the air. The song is in the atmosphere and you just have to grab it and take it and make it your own.” Watch via YouTube below.

Aly & AJ At T-Mobile Sidekick LX Launch Party

Aly & AJ at T-Mobile Party with Rivers Cuomo

Aly & AJ checked in with fans on their Twitter (@78violet) on Friday (May 15) after watching Weezer and a reunited Blink-182 perform at the T-Mobile Party Celebrating the launch of the new Sidekick LX at Paramount Studios backlot last night. They write:

Great party last night… Weezer killed it on stage, good catching up with Rivers :) XO A & A

Aly & AJ Adopt A Rescue Dog After Finishing Album

Aly & AJ Michalka with their adopted puppy MoneypennyAlyson and Amanda Michalka of Aly & AJ checked in with fans on their YouTube channel while at the LA Pet Clinic, where the pop rock duo went to adopt a puppy after finishing up their new album.

“We wanted to adopt a little baby at the end of our record, because we’re just finished,” Aly said. “We’re literally like wrapping it up right now, so we’re like, ‘Okay, we need to treat ourselves.’ We decided that we’re gonna rescue a little dog, but it happened by accident. It didn’t even happen on purpose.”

“This is kind of our end of the record present,” AJ said. “A little reward. She’s gonna listen to all the demos, all the mixes. She’s gonna approve everything. She’s gonna pick the first single.”

Watch Aly, AJ and Moneypenny below.