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PROFILE

Name: Magna Carda, MC, Magna

Origin: Austin, Texas, United States

Genres: Hip hop, neo soul, R&B, jazz

Years active: 2011–present

Members: Megz Kelli, Dougie Do (live) Michael Gonzales, Marshall Skeeters

Awards/Recognition: Austin Music Awards Best Hip-Hop/Rap 2018 and 2019

BIO

Magna Carda is an American hip hop outfit based in Austin, Texas. The dynamic mc-producer duo is notable for their eclectic musical style – a genre-defying blend of rap-meets-jazz-meets-R&B-meets- electronic – and for performing with live instrumentation. Magna Carda draws inspiration from jazz, art, history and literature.

RELEASES

LADEE (EP)
SOMEWHERE BETWEEN
CIRQLATION

PRESS

“Watch out for this duo, I have a feeling they’re not going anywhere.” – Nylon

“Austin’s next big group is poised to cause a sonic shift in hip-hop’s sound.” – Vibe

“Austin’s answer to The Roots.” – Mashable

“Magna Carda’s genre-defying blend of music has captivated listeners everywhere.” – PBS

“The coolest hip-hop act you haven’t heard of.” – Pop Dust

“One of the unique sounds of this generation.” – Rolling Out

“MC/producer duo, Megz Kelli and Dougie Do, have a knack for Southern-styled ambient beats in which they drop effortless flows that are equally provocative as they are amusing.” – The Deli

LIVE

Performed at: ACL, SXSW, X Games, Treefort Festival, Euphoria Festival, Arise Music Festival, Fun Fun Fun Fest

Performed with: Joey Bada$$, Oddisee, noname, The Pharcyde, GZA, Raekwon, Lizzo, Fat Tony, Chali 2na

CONTACT

Management:
james@wearefin.com
saara@wearefin.com