579th Greatest Rapper in the World,
MC Frontalot's New Album
Out Today via Level Up
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MC FRONTALOT in the new issue at
MC Frontalot’s full-length album, Question Bedtime, is out today via Level Up. With album artwork by Eisner Award winning and legendary comic book artist Bill Sienkiewicz,
each of its ten songs explores a different fairy tale. Some will seem
familiar and others obscure, as they hail from all over the globe. This
release sees Front aiming, for the first time, to create an
entertainment appropriate for the entire family. The songs are clever
and catchy enough that the whole family will be rapping along.
About the album, MC Frontalot explains, “"Maybe this is in some way a
nerdcore record, because it was seeded by my time reading fairy tales in
my middle school library. Maybe because we still read similar stories
aloud to children, it is in some way a children’s record. But it is
definitely a record aimed at a certain kind of inquisitive and
enchantable mind, regardless of age or identity. I hope it finds them
and connects with them."
Over the past decade, MC Frontalot has taken the musical genre of
nerdcore from the obscure and underground to the main stage. He’s
released five studio albums chock full of ingenious rhyming, witty
observations, and incredibly contagious hooks. Now, he’s back, but in an
entirely different way, and he has brought a ton of awesome guests with
him, including Kid Koala, Busdriver, Jean Grae, Sole, John
Roderick, The Protomen, MC Chris, Parry Gripp, Kyle Kinane, Paul F.
Tompkins, and Open Mike Eagle.
Be sure to catch MC Frontalot when he hits up your city in the next few weeks.
Dates are below!
MC Frontalot Tour Dates
8/26 in Salt Lake City, UT @ Bar Deluxe
8/31 in Seattle, WA @ Paramount Theatre (PAX Prime)
9/1 in Seattle, WA @ El Corazon
9/2 in Portland, OR @ Dante’s
9/4 in San Francisco, CA @ Brick and Mortar
9/6 in Los Angeles, CA @ The Viper Room (w/ Nerf Herder)
9/7 in Mesa, AZ @ Club Red’s West Theatre
9/9 in Austin, TX @ Holy Mountain
9/10 in Dallas, TX @ Three Links
9/12 in Baton Rouge, LA @ Hartley Vey at Manship Theatre
9/13 in New Orleans, LA @ BEATnik
9/14 in Atlanta, GA @ Vinyl at Center Stage
9/17 in Raleigh, NC @ King’s Barcade
9/18 in Baltimore, MD @ Otto Bar
9/19 in Philadelphia, PA @ North Star Bar and Restaurant
9/20 in New York, NY @ Littlefield