At just 19 years old, folk artist John Mark Nelson has accomplished a lot at his age. He has written and produced two albums on his own, played played shows at First Avenue and has received plenty of radio play on local airwaves.

His latest album, "The Moon & the Stars," was fully funded by a Kickstarter campaign and is due out this year.

KARE 11 is excited to have John Mark Nelson as our first Music Monday artist. Tune into the 10 p.m. newscast on Monday, May 6 to hear his music played throughout the show.

And be sure to catch him and his band play on the Saturday morning show on May 11.

Upcoming shows:

May 9 - LIVE LETTERS, Minneapolis

May 31 - Icon Lounge, Sioux Falls, SD

August 2 -'s Music & Movies, Minneapolis

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