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Modern Shakes Announces Debut Album "A Bolt From The Blue" Set for Release on May 24th

Modern Shakes, the dynamic melodic punk rock band hailing from London, UK, is thrilled to announce the upcoming release of their highly anticipated debut album, "A Bolt From The Blue." Set to drop on May 24th, 2024, the album will be available on vinyl and tape through select labels in the UK, EU, and US, marking a significant milestone in the band's musical journey.

Formed in late 2017 by Ian C (guitar/vocals) and Dan (drums/vocals), Modern Shakes quickly gained momentum with their infectious melodies and thoughtful songwriting. With the addition of Ian B (guitar) and Matt (bass), the band solidified their lineup and began making waves in the punk rock scene.

Their debut EP, "Murmur," garnered rave reviews and earned them gigs alongside esteemed acts like Billy Liar, The Dopamines, and Clowns, firmly establishing Modern Shakes as a force to be reckoned with. Building on this success, their follow-up release, "Someday, One Day," further propelled them into the spotlight, with singles like "Fair Do's" and "Cruising" igniting audiences across the country.

Now, with "A Bolt From The Blue," Modern Shakes is poised to take the punk rock world by storm. Recorded by Daly George at The Ranch Production House, the album showcases the band's growth and maturity, blending their signature catchy hooks with thoughtful, emotive songwriting and lyrics.

Previewing the album with singles like "Ask The Dust," "Icing On The Horizon," and "Canadasolite," Modern Shakes has already begun tantalizing audiences with what's to come. "A Bolt From The Blue" promises to be a powerful testament to the band's evolution and a celebration of their distinctive sound.

The album will be released on May 24th, 2024, via Disconnect Disconnect (UK), Cats Claw Records (UK), Fond of Life (DE), Keep It A Secret (DE), Double Helix Records (US), and Punk Rock Radar (US), ensuring that fans worldwide can experience Modern Shakes' electrifying debut.

"A Bolt From The Blue" is not just an album – it's a declaration of resilience and hope in the face of life's challenges. Modern Shakes invites listeners to join them on this journey of self-discovery and empowerment, one electrifying track at a time.


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