Caleb Shreve (Formerly known as Chuck Brody) and Jenna Andrews come together to form electric soul band, Modern Monarch! The dynamic duo have just released their first record titled “Used The World” via Soundcloud.
Modern Monarch is a revolt against nepotism; a commitment to their craft through hard work & dedication. Both Jenna and Caleb are independent from any familial lineage that would open doors for them. They have each climbed the ladder and made all of their connections, capital and clout the hard way, working relentlessly.
“This band is a creation of what we both bring to the table and proof that you can make it without a silver spoon in your mouth or a direct lineage to music veterans that can help align you with success, but with hardwork and dedication. “Adds Jenna.
When in the studio Jenna lends her vocals and her pen while Caleb acts as musical director, producing, writing and playing keys from time to time.
Collaborations: As a band, Modern Monarch is just starting out but Individually Caleb and Jenna have worked with a slew of talented and prominent artists such as: Michael Jackson, Phantogram, J. Lo, Babyface, Tamia, Santigold, JOJO, Max Martin, Tori Kelly, Marsha Ambrosius, Austin Mahone, adrock (beastie boys) and More!
Listen to Used The World
In 2008, Chris Smith (Management) introduced Jenna Andrews to IDJ executives like L.A. Reid. Her on-the-spot performance garnered her a deal within 24 hours.Jenna is also signed to Songs Music Publishing and represented by Paradigm Talent Agency.
Jenna’s debut single, “Tumblin Down” charted at #24 on Billboard charts Urban AC and #19 on the Bubbling Under R&B/Hip-Hop Singles chart and It was featured on the popular Television show, Grey’s Anatomy. The release brought attention to Jenna Andrews, landing her a feature in Vogue Italia “Visions on Stage” column in September 2011.
Jenna has recently been writing for other artists such as Yuna (singer) on her latest album Nocturnal to co-write “I Want You Back” (Verve Records), Girls Generation (K-Pop Girl Group) writing “Goodbye”, Hitomi on a track entitled “Midnight Angel” and writing alongside Alyson Stoner for the first single “Dragon” off her debut album. Other recent collaborations include “One Thing” the 2013 Lapalux Record which Jenna co-wrote and is also featured on (Brainfeeder Records).
Caleb Shreve is a singer/songwriter & record producer signed to BMG Publishing who is based in New York City. He began his career working at Sony Music Studios in New York recording and mixing for some of the world’s biggest artists for which he received several gold and platinum records. He was a member of production trio Shitake Monkey with whom he has written and produced for Jennifer Lopez, Yoko Ono, Santigold and Trouble Andrew.
Caleb opened NYC studio The Fireplace in early ’08. A number of remixes followed including Peter Bjorn & John’s “Start to Melt” and Lykke Li’s I’m Good I’m Gone. The latter received overwhelming blog press around the world including 2 pieces on Stereogum and subsequent features on their music player. Later that year Caleb produced and co-wrote female hip-hop trio Northern State’s third album alongside Adrock of the Beastie Boys.