Mark Jensen, 1968-2021
Austin music booker and ABGB co-founder Mark Jensen recently passed away at the age of 53. A champion of the Austin music scene, Mark’s immense generosity toward every single musician was well known around town. Mark’s enthusiasm for building community was legendary, as well as his passion for supporting local causes and organizations.
“When you were around Mark Jensen, you always knew you were in the presence of someone who gave a shit.” – The Austin Chronicle
MARK JENSEN MUSIC FEST
On Saturday, August 28 his family, friends, and colleagues are organizing MJMF: the Mark Jensen Music Fest. Featuring several of Mark’s favorite bands and musicians, 100% of the event proceeds will go to Mark’s wife and his 7-year-old twin boys.
Saturday, August 28
The Far Out Lounge
Doors at 4:00 PM
**All Ages and Family Friendly!**
Featuring: Sabrina Ellis w/ members of Sweet Spirit o Leslie Sisson (Moving Panoramas) o The Ghost Wolves o Corey Baum (Croy & The Boys) o Big Mama Red & Peachfuzz o A. Sinclair o Booher o Andy Bianculli (Star Parks) o Sara Houser (Löwin) o Harvest Thieves o Wild Bill and more!
Entry is $20 Suggested Donation:
You can donate in advance via the ticket link, and/or at the door.
You Can Also Donate to the GoFundMe:
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The Far Out Lounge is located at 8504 South Congress. Winner of Best New Venue at the Austin Music Awards 2020.