Shock of Pleasure is an electro-lounge band based in Dallas, Texas. Formed in 2004 by singer/songwriter Robert Romano (formerly of Stranger than Fiction), Shock of Pleasure have toured nationally in support of two national releases through the Universal Music/Fontana Label. The debut release, "It's About Time" has been played on over 25 commercial stations and 50 college stations throughout the U.S.A. and Canada. The first single, "This is a Test" has been featured on an episode of the ABC Family Channel's "Wildfire" as well as the Electronic Arts video game "Sims Apartment Life II". The track was also selected as a finalist for the 2008 International Songwriting Competition. The second single "Spacetime" won 3rd place (electronica) for the 2008 Billboard World Songwriting Contest.