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New Interview [25 Feb 2009|09:19am]

MC Lars

SuicideGirls.com have just posted an extensive interview / Q&A with MC Lars.

Click HERE to read.
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this gigantic robot kills [22 Feb 2009|01:08pm]

i have a download link and album review for this gigantic robot kills here on my blog!
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MULTI-FANDOM: The Office, JKras, MC Lars, Barack Obama, Stock, and Others [23 Sep 2008|11:16am]

40 Multi-Fandom
7 The Office (US)
3 John Krasinski
3 MC Lars
1 Scrubs
3 The Host (Wanda)
7 Barack Obama
1 Rocky & Bullwinkle
4 Stock: Miscellaneous
2 Threadless
1 Twilight (Text-Only)
4 Internet Acronyms
3 Geek (Text-Only)


i remember when i used to be into nostalgia. )
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Icons! [24 Aug 2006|10:00pm]

I was a little bored, so I made two icons since I couldn't find any. The first one is nothing special (well, really neither of them are), it's just the cover of The Laptop EP, but the second one is a little better I think. If anyone would like feel free to use them!


I've got space game!
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[01 Jun 2006|01:23pm]

Just letting everyone know (although I'm sure you all have!) to check out MC Lars' website, http://www.mclars.com, for updates and free downloads of his music videos as well as other things!

Download it, now!
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Leicester - March 2006 [24 May 2006|08:24pm]

[ mood | lethargic ]

Me and Few friends of Mine at the Mc Lars gig at The Charlotte In Leicester, England, March 2006....

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Yo [09 Apr 2006|05:52pm]

My name's Phoebe, I'm from London and a new recruit to the iGeneration.
MC Lars is fantastic, I love it!
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[19 Jan 2006|07:55pm]

Lars's new cd leaked on the internet.


TITLE: The Graduate
LABEL: Horris Records/Nettwerk
GENRE: Punk Rock
BITRATE: 206kbps avg
PLAYTIME: 0h 41m total
RELEASE DATE: 2006-03-21
RIP DATE: 2006-01-18

Track List
1. Download This Song (ft Jaret 3:44
Riddick of Bowling For Soup)
2. The Roommate From Hell (ft MC 3:18
3. 21 Concepts 2:49
4. Hot Topic Is Not Punk Rock (ft 2:15
The Matches)
5. Rapgirl 3:03
6. Generic Crunk Rap 3:02
7. Ahab 3:21
8. iGeneration 2:53
9. If I Had A Time Machine, The 1:03
World Would Be Fresh
10. Internet Relationships 3:24
11. Space Game 4:05
12. The Dialogue (ft ILL BILL of 2:53
13. Six Degrees Of Kurt Cobain 1:44
14. Signing Emo 3:37

Release Notes:

It isn’t easy being a Post Punk Laptop rapper. You’re forced to lead a genre
that doesn’t exist, navigate around cookie cutter superstars, push yourself to
make music unlike anything else on earth and spend every penny of your own money
to get it all done. You meet kids at every tour date who love what you do, yet
turn on MTV and see homogenized puppets that regurgitate their genres and make
piles of dough in the process. You push the boundaries of DIY and give major
labels the middle finger. You hope – and know – that this will be all worth it
some day.

MC Lars is a member of what he dubs the “iGeneration,” a group born and raised
in the time of the Ninja Turtles, cassette tapes and new wave music, who now
live in the age of Desperate Housewives, Sidekicks and screamo bands. These are
the kids who have grown up using the Internet as a part of their every day life.
They can conveniently carry 5,000 songs in their pocket, but are faced with the
glooming fact that the world’s oil supply and Social Security will both run out
in their lifetime. MC Lars is the hero of this new generation, addressing their
thoughts and every day struggles in his music.

Lars has spent the past two years building this group of fans, performing around
the world with nothing but his laptop and lyrics. His indie EP has sold over
10,000 copies to a dedicated group of misfits, allowing him to pulse the
mainstream through unexpected outlets like Rolling Stone and MTV News. All of
this has led him to the decision to steer his own ship and to release the album
on his own label (Horris Records) rather than fall into the major label glut. He
sees little need for the traditional label trappings and would rather storm his
own trail through the Internet, even encouraging file-sharing as a means of
promoting his music. “I think I’ve shown that you don't need to have mainstream
exposure to get a dedicated fan base, especially when you have things like
MySpace and LimeWire as creative ways of marketing yourself,” he says.

The Graduate is an album chock full of wildly different subject matter, from
playful and goofy to socially conscious and critical. The album opens with
“Download This Song,” featuring guest vocals by Jaret Reddick of Bowling For
Soup; the song serves as complete manifesto on the future of music industry. “21
Concepts” is a track featuring 21 different song ideas Lars rejected for the
album, including an ill-fated jam about a fetus running for governor. He gives
listeners a literature lesson on “Ahab,” retelling Herman Melville’s class Moby
Dick in under four minutes (to a Supergrass sample, no less). Lars collaborates
with The Matches on a song about mallrat-infested Hot Topic and another with
notorious rapper Ill Bill (Non Phixion) on “The Dialogue,” a marriage that will
surprise many. “The Roommate From Hell” teams him up with pal MC Chris, who is
cast as Lars’ college roommate who is also, coincidentally, Satan.

The Graduate is a collection of songs that may very well be the time capsule for
this generation. In a hundred years, iPods, MySpace and Hot Topic may be nothing
more than a distant memory, but one listen to MC Lars’ music will bring people
back to the iGeneration. The title may be a nod to Lars’ recent graduation from
Stanford University, but the album also serves as a musical graduation, allowing
Lars to move from sampling his favorite artists on his laptop to being able to
collaborate with them in the studio.

and omg ,it's so good. The first song is quite cheap, but hey, it's still Lars and it kicks ass!
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[10 Nov 2005|09:00pm]

these entries should show up right away, no mod clearance needed. oh well.

SUP!!!!! What's happening? Where are all my MC Lars people!

I don't like the video for "signing emo" and i told him that and he's kind of pissed. wow totally stupid on my behalf. how are you guy? anyone overseas/not in the states seen any of his UK tour? have we all stopped loving our boys of mc lars? :(
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Weird...I thought I already was a member... [12 Apr 2005|02:35pm]

I feel so ishing cool. This is the sweetest man alive.

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[11 Apr 2005|01:09pm]

saw mc lars last night
for the 4th time!
he's soo awesome
if you haven't seen him live yet your missing out
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[20 Mar 2005|12:00am]

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Pimp My Ride [15 Mar 2005|04:25pm]

I was just watching Pimp My Ride, and they definitaly played a sample of "iGeneration".
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Mmmhmm.... [01 Mar 2005|10:38pm]

[ mood | bouncy ]

That's fresh....

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[13 Feb 2005|03:19pm]

randomish question:

during the BFS tour, at the day here (i don't know about any others), he was out of the laptop EP. I was planning on buying it, so I gave him $5 and my address. he mailed it to me, which is awesome. I got it a couple days ago.

did anyone else do this? if so, i have a question to ask you on IM or something. my IM name is undressme doctor so if you could IM me that would be great....
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