Today, The Mark Trammell Quartet and The Whisnants announced via press release their upcoming Christmas recording, “Home For Christmas”. The CD’s official release date is November 3, 2014 and will be available for purchase on both group’s websites.
Home For Christmas features twelve songs recorded by the Mark Trammell Quartet and the Whisnants. Selections on the project include the groups singing together and individually as well as featuring new songs and traditional carols. Mark Trammell states, “We decided to do this CD together when Jeff Whisnant was looking to record a new Christmas project around the same time I was. When folks heard we were doing this, they asked if we could put together a Christmas program as well.” Jeff Whisnant added, “I haven’t been this excited about anything in a long time as I am about the Home For Christmas project. We are so pleased to collaborate with our friends the Mark Trammell Quartet; we love
and appreciate what these men stand for.”
Presales for this project began today , and can be found on both artists website. In addition to the pre-release
, The Mark Trammell Quartet and the Whisnants are hosting a special online event in celebration of their first recording together.
This event will take place on the official release date, November 3rd, and will feature exclusive information and unique interaction for fans from both artists. The event is open to the public anyone who can access the internet via computer, smart phone or tablet can join for free.
To receive updates and join this online event, visit www.homeforchristmaslaunchparty.com. Though the event does not begin until November 3rd, those wishing to join are encouraged to do so now.
It’s great to see two great artist teaming up for a Christmas event, and I’m looking forward to hearing this project. Home For Christmas will be the first recording to feature MTQ bass vocalist Randy Byrd since he joined the group a few months ago. This will be a great project and I’m looking forward to hearing it. To place your order today for this great Christmas cd, visit either The Mark Trammell Quartet or Whisnants website Today.