Ones to Watch
BY Ari Karpel
May 18 2012 4:00 AM ET
The swaggering trans rapper and producer Rocco Katastrophe turned his poetry slam success into a rap career marked by rapid-fire rhymes about the “alienating trip” of transformation. Katastrophe, who recently moved from the Bay Area to Brooklyn, is touring this year to support his new album, Second Hand Emotion. For dates along the East Coast, in the South, and, in September, in Europe, visit RoccoKatastrophe.com.
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