Ash guitarist Charlotte Hatherley will release her debut solo album, 'Grey Will Fade', on 16 August. reports that the album will be released on Double Dragon records and will be preceded by the download-only single 'Kim Wilde' on 7 June, and a full commercially-released single, 'Summer', on 2 August.

The album was recorded in Los Angeles and produced by former Captain Beefheart band member Eric Drew Feldman.

Ash released their new album, 'Meltdown', on 14 May.