Billy Branch

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Veteran Chicago harmonica virtuoso keeping traditional Windy City blues alive since the late '60s.
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Credits

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Year Album Artist
2015 High Steppin Blinddog Smokin' Featured Artist, Harmonica
2014 Blues Shock Billy Branch & the Sons of Blues Producer, Liner Notes, Vocals, Harmonica, Composer
2014 Come Back Baby Linsey Alexander Harmonica
2014 Decisions Blinddog Smokin' / Bobby Rush Harmonica
2012 Been There Done That Linsey Alexander Harmonica
2012 The Devil Ain't Got No Music Lurrie Bell Guest Artist, Harmonica
2011 Afrodiaspora Susana Baca Guest Artist, Harmonica
2011 Chicago Blues: A Living History - The (R)evolution Continues Composer, Harmonica, Vocals
2011 Put It on Me Quintus McCormick / Quintus McCormick Blues Band Harmonica
2010 Call Me John Primer John Primer Harmonica
2009 Chicago Blues: A Living History Vocals, Harmonica
2009 Chico Chism's West Side Chicago Blues Pa Chico Chism Harmonica
2009 It Ain't Over: Delmark Celebrates 55 Years of Blues Harmonica
2008 55 Years of Blues Harmonica
2008 Maestro Taj Mahal Harmonica
2008 Mississippi Woman Sherman "Moody" Thomas Harmonica
2008 Roamin' and Ramblin' David "Honeyboy" Edwards Guest Artist, Engineer, Featured Artist, Main Personnel, Harmonica
2008 West Side Strut Eddy Clearwater Guest Artist, Main Personnel, Harmonica, Primary Artist
2007 Blues is My Life Chris "Swississippi" Harper Guest Artist, Vocals, Harp, Primary Artist
2007 Crucial Acoustic Blues Primary Artist
2007 Let's Talk About Love Lurrie Bell Main Personnel, Harmonica
2007 Old School Koko Taylor Main Personnel, Harmonica
2006 Blues Guitar Killers Harp
2006 Keb' Mo' and Guests Keb' Mo' Vocals, Harmonica
2006 The Way Things Go Cleveland Fats Harmonica
2005 12 Bars to Heaven Primary Artist
2005 My Head Is Bald: Live at Vern's Friendly Lounge Tail Dragger & His Chicago Blues Band Harmonica, Primary Artist
2004 As the Years Go Passing By Sons of Blues Vocals, Harmonica, Composer
2004 Blues Harp Meltdown Mark Hummel Vocals, Harmonica, Composer, Primary Artist
2004 Chicago's Best West- & South Side Blues Singers, Vol. 2 Harp
2004 Don't Mess With the Bluesmen Billy Branch Primary Artist, Liner Notes, Vocals, Harmonica, Vocals (Background), Composer
2004 Double Take Billy Branch / Kenny Neal Primary Artist, Vocals, Harmonica, Composer
2004 In the House: Live at Lucerne, Vol. 5 Carl Weathersby Harmonica, Primary Artist
2004 Judgement Day: Songs of Robert Johnson Vocals, Harmonica, Primary Artist
2003 Back in Love Again Liz Mandville Greeson Harmonica, Primary Artist
2003 Crucial Harmonica Blues Primary Artist
2003 Delmark - 50 Years of Jazz and Blues: Blues Harmonica
2003 Delmark -- 50 Years of Jazz and Blues: Jazz & Blues Box Set Harmonica
2003 Easy Meeting Kenny Neal Vocals, Harmonica, Composer, Primary Artist
2003 Wild About That Thang - Ladies Sing the Blues Harmonica
2002 All Blues'd Up: Led Zeppelin Performer, Primary Artist
2002 Black and Blue, Vol. 2 Vocals, Harmonica, Primary Artist
2002 Blues and Trouble Buster Benton Harmonica
2002 Chicago Blues Festival 1986 Little Joe Blue Harmonica
2002 In the Pocket: A Taste of Blues Harmonica Harmonica, Primary Artist
2002 Lonesome Feeling Eddie "Guitar" Burns Harmonica
2002 Lucerne Blues Festival 2002 Primary Artist
2001 Chicago Blues Festival: 1969-1986 Harmonica
2001 Mexamerica Mexamerica Bass (Electric)
2001 Ramblin' Mind Big Bill Morganfield Harmonica
2001 Stormy Blue Stormy Blue Harmonica
2001 The Best of Harmonica Blues Vocals, Harp, Primary Artist
2001 Tired of Being Alone Rico McFarland Guest Artist, Vocals, Harmonica
2000 A Salute to the Chicago Blues Masters Harmonica
2000 Rooster Blues Records: 1980-2000 Sampler Harmonica
1999 American People Tail Dragger & His Chicago Blues Band Guest Artist, Harmonica
1999 Christology in Laymans Terms Ambassador Producer
1999 Essential Blues, Vol. 3 Harmonica
1999 Good Blues to You Aron Burton Guest Artist, Harmonica
1999 Satisfy Me Billy Branch Primary Artist, Vocals, Harmonica, Composer
1999 Superharps James Cotton Vocals, Harmonica, Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1999 This Ain't No Tribute Blues Cube Harmonica, Primary Artist
1999 Whole Lotta Blues: Songs of Led Zeppelin Harmonica, Performer, Primary Artist
1998 Blues Behind Closed Doors John Primer Main Personnel, Harp
1998 Chicago Blues Harmonica Vocals, Harp, Performer, Primary Artist
1998 Chicago Blues Session, Vol. 1 Otis Smokey Smothers Harp
1998 Chicago Blues Session, Vol. 12 John Brim Harmonica
1998 Chicago Blues Session, Vol. 22 Hubert Sumlin Producer, Primary Artist, Vocals, Harp, Harmonica
1998 Chicago Blues Tour Harmonica
1998 Chicago Bound Harp
1998 Chicago's Finest Blues Ladies Harp
1998 Chicago's Hottest Guitars: Chicago Blues Session, Vol. 25 Phil Guy Harp, Harmonica
1998 Defiance Blues Harmonica
1998 Hands Off! Vance Kelly Harmonica
1998 Swingin' the Blues, Vol. 4 Composer
1997 911 Blues Johnny B. Moore Guest Artist, Harp
1997 Big Moves The Delinquents Composer
1997 Cold Blooded Blues Man John Primer Harmonica, Primary Artist
1997 Let's Dance: The Best of Ballroom Swing, Lindy, Jitterbug & Jive Performer, Primary Artist
1997 Mighty Man Mighty Joe Young Harmonica
1997 Music Box Pamelody Bass
1997 New Blues Hits Harp
1997 Sociedad = Suciedad Composer
1997 Ticket to Chicago Dave Hole Guest Artist, Harmonica
1997 Tribute to Magic Sam Harmonica
1997 You Gonna Miss Me (When I'm Dead & Gone) Muddy Waters Tribute Band Harmonica
1996 A Celebration of Blues: Great Blues Harp Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1996 A Celebration of Blues: Great Blues Piano/Great Blues Harp Vocals, Harmonica, Composer, Primary Artist
1996 Blues Classics Carey Bell Primary Artist
1996 Chicago Blues Sessions, Vol. 21: The King of Chicago's West Side Blues Willie Kent & His Gents Harp
1996 Evidence Blues Sampler: Five Harmonica, Performer, Primary Artist
1996 Mean Case of the Blues Eddy Clearwater Guest Artist, Harp
1996 Mean Old World: The Blues from 1940 to 1994 Vocals, Harmonica, Performer, Primary Artist
1996 Taking the Blues Back Home Jayne Cortez / Jayne Cortez & Firespitters Harmonica
1996 Who Stole the Hot Sauce? Chubby Carrier & The Bayou Swamp Band Harmonica
1996 Women of Blue Chicago Harmonica
1995 Evidence Blues Sampler: Four Harmonica, Performer, Primary Artist
1995 I'm a Jockey Jimmy Johnson Guest Artist, Featured Artist, Vocals, Harmonica, Soloist
1995 Red Blooded Blues Harmonica
1995 Sweetheart of the Blues Bonnie Lee Guest Artist, Harmonica
1995 The Blues Keep Following Me Around Billy Branch Primary Artist, Vocals, Harmonica
1995 The Original Wang Dang Doodle Willie Dixon Guest Artist, Harmonica
1995 The Real Deal John Primer Guest Artist, Harmonica
1994 Live '82 Billy Branch Primary Artist, Vocals, Harmonica
1994 Too Hurt to Cry Willie Kent Guest Artist, Harmonica
1993 Bad Avenue Buddy Scott Harmonica
1993 Blues at the Top Buster Benton Guest Artist, Harmonica
1993 Chicago Blues Festival, Vol. 5: 1983-1986 Harmonica
1993 Evidence Blues Sampler: Too Harp
1993 I Am the Blues Big Daddy Kinsey Guest Artist, Harmonica
1992 Beyond Another Wall: Live in China George Gruntz Guest Artist, Vocals, Harmonica
1992 Hey Where's Your Brother? Johnny Winter Harmonica
1992 Mississippi Flashback Billy Branch Primary Artist, Performer
1991 Hot Flash Saffire -- The Uppity Blues Women Harmonica
1991 John Littlejohn's Blues Party John Littlejohn Harp, Primary Artist
1991 Let Me In Johnny Winter Guest Artist, Harmonica
1991 Poor Man Blues: Chicago Blues Session, Vol. 6 John Primer Guest Artist, Harmonica
1991 Powerhouse Kinsey Report Guest Artist, Harmonica
1990 Genuine Houserockin' Music, Vol. 4 Engineer, Harp, Harmonica, Performer, Primary Artist
1990 Harp Attack! Carey Bell / Billy Branch / James Cotton / Junior Wells Primary Artist, Vocals, Harmonica, Performer, Composer
1990 Jump for Joy Koko Taylor Harmonica
1989 Blues Deluxe Harmonica
1988 Genuine Houserockin' Music, Vol. 3 Harp
1987 New Bluebloods Harmonica
1985 Bad Situation Big Daddy Kinsey & The Kinsey Report Guest Artist, Harmonica
1984 Bad Axe Son Seals Harmonica
1984 Guitar Slinger Johnny Winter Harmonica
1984 Million Dollar $ecret Valerie Wellington Harmonica
1984 Where's My Money? Billy Branch & the Sons of Blues Primary Artist, Vocals, Harmonica, Composer
1983 Mighty Earthquake & Hurricane Willie Dixon Harmonica
1982 Chicago's Young Blues Generation Billy Branch Primary Artist, Vocals, Percussion
1982 Goin' on Main Street Carey Bell / Carey Bell's Blues Harp Band Guest Artist, Vocals, Harmonica, Primary Artist
1981 From the Heart of a Woman Koko Taylor Harmonica
1980 Living Chicago Blues, Vol. 3 Vocals, Harmonica
1979 Bayou Lightning Lonnie Brooks Harmonica
1979 Ghetto Woman Hayes Ware Harmonica
1975 Fresh Oscar Brown Harmonica
1963 I'm a Lonely Wanderer Slim Whitman Vocals
Blind Pig Records 40th Anniversary Collection Producer
Blues Party Primary Artist
Delmark: 60 Years of Blues Harmonica
Jammin' on the High Cs Mitch Woods Featured Artist
Muddy Waters 100 John Primer Featured Artist, Harmonica, Vocals (Background)
The Real Deal Sharon Lewis / Texas Fire Harmonica
This Is Wake Up Happy Music to Start the Day Vocals, Primary Artist