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New Branford Marsalis Quartet Album Available on Vinyl Only

Release celebrates Record Store Day 2012

Saxophonist Branford Marsalis and his band will release Four MFs Playin’ Tunes on deluxe 180-gram high definition vinyl for Record Store Day 2012 on April 21. This is the first recording of the Branford Marsalis Quartet with drummer Justin Faulkner, who joined the band in 2009. The album features original compositions by members of the band, a Thelonious Monk cover, and one standard dating to 1930.

This is the first vinyl release from Marsalis Music. Four MFs Playin’ Tunes will be made available on compact disc and digitally on August 7. Vinyl purchases will come with a download card that enables purchasers to register to receive a free digital copy of the album on August 7.

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