The Graduate (MC Lars album)

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The Graduate
Studio album by MC Lars
Released March 21, 2006
Genre Alternative hip hop, Nerdcore
Label Horris records, Nettwerk
Producer MC Lars
Christopher Rojas
Mike Sapone
the Rondo Brothers
Q Unique & ill Bill
Rob Seals
Steve Dawson
Oli Horton
MC Lars chronology
The Laptop EP
(2004)
The Graduate
(2006)
The Digital Gangster LP
(2008)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars link

The Graduate is the fifth studio album of MC Lars released on iTunes February 14, 2005 and in stores March 21, 2006.

As of September 9, 2008, it has sold 20,054 copies worldwide.[citation needed]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Download This Song" (featuring Jaret Reddick of Bowling for Soup) – 3:44
  2. "The Roommate from Hell" (featuring mc chris) – 3:18
  3. "21 Concepts" – 2:49
  4. "Hot Topic Is Not Punk Rock" (featuring The Matches) – 2:15
  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, That Would Be Fresh" – 1:03
  10. "Internet Relationships (Are Not Real Relationships)" (featuring A Scholar and a Physician and Piney Gir) – 3:24
  11. "Space Game" – 4:05
  12. "The Dialogue" (featuring Ill Bill) – 2:53
  13. "Six Degrees of Kurt Cobain" – 1:44
  14. "Signing Emo" – 3:37
  15. "The Bonus Track for Japan" (featuring Ashley Jade) - actually used as Japanese bonus track

Samples[edit]

  • "Download This Song" samples "The Passenger" by Iggy Pop.
  • The song "21 Concepts" samples music from Tetris. When performed live, the background video includes clips of Mega64's popular Tetris video. Additionally, the lyrics parody the song '99 Problems' by Ice-T.
  • The chorus to "Ahab" samples the British band Supergrass performing "Moving" off their self-titled album.
  • The song "iGeneration" samples "American Hearts" by Piebald