The first single "He's a Rocker" wasdebuted officially at the 2008 MTV Awards in Australia, on April 26, with airplay beginning on radio soon after. "He's a Rocker" was released through iTunes on June 3, with two bonus tracks. "BlueJam" being a rough early version of "Jamola" with "Hey Now" being an exclusive non-album song.
A limited number of signed copies of the album were made available for online pre-order on June 23 inAustralia, whilst Melodia was sold on CD exclusively in the United States by Insound, from July 22. Orders online through Insound received a free MP3 of the song "Make Believe".
Melodia had its UKphysical release on October 6, 2008. The second single from the album is "Get Out".
"Get Out" is part of the soundtrack played during the video game Midnight Club: Los Angeles.
In comparison totheir previous albums, it has received mixed reviews from critics, a situation that has recurred with every album released since Winning Days.
 ReceptionInitial critical response to Melodiawas average. At Metacritic, which assigns a normalized rating out of 100 to reviews from mainstream critics, the album has received an average score of 43, based on 9 reviews.