A Lesson in Romantics is the debut studio album from American rock band Mayday Parade. Recording in early 2007 A Lesson in Romantics was produced by Zack Odom and Kenneth Mount. Vocalist/guitarist Jason Lancaster left the band in March 2007 citing a lack of writing credit on the band's releases. Prior to the release of A Lesson in Romantics, "Black Cat", "When I Get Home, You're So Dead" and "Jamie All Over" were made available for streaming.