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Ka and Mass Appeal’s Showcase

Ka Brownsville Brooklyn rap Grief Pedigree

Mass Appeal magazine and Ka are products of Brooklyn, New York. The lifestyle and art magazine—originally based in Red Hook—relaunched in 2012 recapturing the nostalgia of its golden era in the mid-’90s, while Brownsville’s Ka was arguably one of the only rappers to maintain fanfare at his mature age in 2012. Ka was once a member of the group Natural Elements and one-half of Nightbreed. Few rappers have a chance at a comeback, much less magazines that fold.
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Download: Mass Appeal: SXSW 2012 Mixtape by DJ Mick Boogie

Mass Appeal Magazine LogoKeeping Austin weird.

The latest offering from DJ Mick Boogie takes selections from the lineup at the Mass Appeal x Decon x Karmaloop showcase at SXSW and gives you a sense of what to expect next week.

Last time Mick Boogie and I crossed paths, our Leaders Of The New Cool project for Complex raised a flag for a wave of talent like The Cool Kids, Fashawn and The Knux. Here we are again with one of those moments.
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