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Playlist of Billy Branch

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  • Billy Branch & the Sons of Blues Official Video w/ Little Walters Daughter, Marion Diaz

    5:11

    2020 Blues Foundation Hall of Fame Inductee, Billy Branch performs with his band, the Sons of Blues in their Official Video with and intro by Little Walter's Daughter, Marion Diaz. MELLOW DOWN EASY is from the Alligator Records album, Roots and Branches, the Songs of Little Walter Contact us at Booking@BillyBranch.com

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  • Billy Branch feat. Lurrie Bell & The Sons Of Blues - Help Me

    6:53

    Chicago's Young Blues Generation - 1982

    Originally recorded in 1982, Chicago's Young Blues Generation features the raw, frantic work of guitarist Lurrie Bell and harp blower Billy Branch, who remain the closest the blues scene has to a modern-day Buddy Guy and Junior Wells.

    Help Me - (Ralph Bass / Willie Dixon / Sonny Boy Williamson)

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  • Billy Branch and the Sons of Blues - Blues Shock

    4:56

    Check out this live performance of Billy Branch playing Blues Shock!
    Download the new album on iTunes:

    Blues Shock on Blind Pig Records:

    Over a career spanning close to forty years now, Billy Branch has become one of the blues' most eloquent spokespersons and an ardent evangelist and teacher of the blues, not to mention an award-winning veteran artist on the Chicago, national, and international music scenes. Blues Shock features Billy Branch performing the title track of his first studio album in fifteen years.

    Blues Shock on Blind Pig Records:

  • Billy Branch & Lurrie Bell - Chicago Young Blues Generation - Full Album

    41:16

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  • Red House by Billy Branch & Jamiah Rogers

    5:05

    Red House by Jamiah Rogers with Billy Branch on harmonica. Billy Branch Music hosted the Jamiah Rogers Band at the Logan Center's Second Monday Blues Series in which 3 time Grammy nominee, Billy Branch, interviews and performs with stars of the Chicago's Blues scene. The video recording is for the University of Chicago Archives. Afterwards the band cut loose, thrilling the packed house all night!

  • Nobody But You

    3:08

    Provided to YouTube by The state51 Conspiracy

    Nobody But You · Billy Branch

    Roots And Branches - The Songs Of Little Walter

    ℗ 2019 Alligator Records & Artist Management, Inc.

    Released on: 2019-07-05

    Producer: Billy Branch
    Mixer: Blaise Barton
    Producer: Rosa Branch
    Producer: Sumito Ariyoshi
    Music Publisher: BMG Platinum Songs obo Arc Music
    Composer: Spriggs
    Lyricist: Spriggs

    Auto-generated by YouTube.

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  • Live 82 1994 - Billy Branch & The Sons Of Blues

    52:59

    Label: Evidence
    Format: CD
    Country: US
    Released: 1994

    Song List:
    【00:00】01 - Never Make Your Move Too Soon
    【05:49】02 - Did You Ever Love A Woman
    【13:26】03 - Eyesight To The Blind
    【19:36】04 - Sweet Little Angel
    【24:16】05 - My Kind Of Woman
    【29:27】06 - Reconsider Baby
    【40:09】07 - Detroit, Michigan
    【47:28】08 - Goin' On Main Street

    Musicians:
    ・Billy Branch (Harmonica, Vocals)
    ・Lurrie Bell (Guitar)
    ・Elisha Murray (Guitar)
    Others not identified.

  • Last Night

    5:04

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    Last Night · Billy Branch

    Roots And Branches - The Songs Of Little Walter

    ℗ 2019 Alligator Records & Artist Management, Inc.

    Released on: 2019-07-05

    Producer: Billy Branch
    Mixer: Blaise Barton
    Producer: Rosa Branch
    Producer: Sumito Ariyoshi
    Music Publisher: BMG Platinum Songs obo Arc Music
    Composer: Walter Jacobs
    Lyricist: Walter Jacobs

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  • Billy Branch - The Blues Follow Me Around

    6:20

    Billy Branch - The Blues Follow Me Around

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  • Juke

    3:21

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    Juke · Billy Branch

    Roots And Branches - The Songs Of Little Walter

    ℗ 2019 Alligator Records & Artist Management, Inc.

    Released on: 2019-07-05

    Producer: Billy Branch
    Mixer: Blaise Barton
    Producer: Rosa Branch
    Producer: Sumito Ariyoshi
    Music Publisher: BMG Platinum Songs obo Arc Music
    Composer: Walter Jacobs
    Lyricist: Walter Jacobs

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  • Billy Branch & Joe Louis Walker / I Believe Ill Dust My Broom

    3:38

    「Hellhounds On My Trail~The Afterlife Of Robert Johnson」
    Joe Louis Walker vo&gu, Rob Wasserman ba, Tony Braunagel dr,
    9/26/98
    Cleveland, OH
    The Odeon Concert Club

  • Sympathy for the Devil

    7:53

    Billy Branch & Ronnie Baker Brooks Chicago Plays the Stones. Chicago Blues Legends pay homage to the Rolling Stones whose last Grammy winning album BLUE AND LONESOME paid homage to their Chicago Blues roots!

  • Amplified Harp / Billy Branch

    4:15

    Beginning Blues Harp

  • Billy Branch & The Sons Of Blues / Im Ready

    7:35

    The Smithsonian's American Festival Japan '94
    Carl Weathersby gu, Melvin Smith ba, Mose Rutues vo,dr, (july 1994)

  • My Babe

    4:55

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    My Babe · Billy Branch

    Roots And Branches - The Songs Of Little Walter

    ℗ 2019 Alligator Records & Artist Management, Inc.

    Released on: 2019-07-05

    Producer: Billy Branch
    Mixer: Blaise Barton
    Producer: Rosa Branch
    Producer: Sumito Ariyoshi
    Music Publisher: BMG Rights Mgt. dba BMG Bumblebee obo Hoochie Coochie Music
    Composer: Willie Dixon
    Lyricist: Willie Dixon

    Auto-generated by YouTube.

  • Mellow Down Easy

    4:32

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    Mellow Down Easy · Billy Branch

    Roots And Branches - The Songs Of Little Walter

    ℗ 2019 Alligator Records & Artist Management, Inc.

    Released on: 2019-07-05

    Producer: Billy Branch
    Mixer: Blaise Barton
    Producer: Rosa Branch
    Producer: Sumito Ariyoshi
    Music Publisher: BMG Rights Mgt. dba BMG Bumblebee obo Hoochie Coochie Music
    Composer: Willie Dixon
    Lyricist: Willie Dixon

    Auto-generated by YouTube.

  • Billy Branch / Choosing the amp and effects

    4:37

    Billy Branch's Blues Harp

  • Juke / Billy Branch

    3:07

    Billy Branch - Beginning Blues Harp

  • Billy Branch & Demetria Taylor | Chicago Blues | Black Note | 16/3/2018

    1:57:09

    Billy Branch es una leyenda del Blues.

    Ha recibido numerosos premios musicales y también humanitarios con su “Blues in Schools Program”.

    Para la gira española viene acompañado el guitarrista principal Giles Corey que forma parte de su banda desde 1997, y por Medicine Man decanos del Blues Alicantino.

    Como invitada especial para el concierto, se cuenta con la participación de la “Blues diva” Demetria Taylor, hija de la leyenda del Blues Eddie Taylor.

    Voz y armónica: Billy Branch
    Guitarras: Giles Corey y Victor Jordá
    Bajo: Rafa Navas
    Batería: Ruben Marcet
    Artista invitada: Demetria Taylor, voz

  • Billy Branch - Northern Man Blues

    9:31

    Billy Branch with a soulful rendition of Northern Man Blues, featuring Rusty Zinn on guitar - Mark Hummel Blowout- Iron Horse Cafe 2009

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  • Billy Branch and the Sons of Blues

    52:59

    Billy Branch and The Sons Of Blues featuring Carlos Johnson
    Track Listing:
    1. Crank It Ip & Scratch My Back 00:00
    2. Shake, Rattle & Roll 6:56
    3. The Thrill Is Gone 11:47
    4. Nick's Groove 18:20
    5. Let's Straighten It Out 23:36
    6 Messin With The Kid & Next Time You See Me 32:36
    7. Tribute To The Boogie Man 38:50
    8. I Don't Want Much 43:12
    9. Who Done It? 47:20
    10. Sweet Home Chicago 51:35

  • Billy Branch - My Baby Caught the Train

    6:47

    Billy Branch ha seguido un camino no tradicional en el blues. Billy nació en in Chicago en 1951 y creció en Los Angeles. Tomó por primera vez una armonica a la edad de diez años e inmediatamente comenzó a tocar melodías simples. Alcanzó el éxito en 1975 tras derrotar en una dura batalla de armónica a la leyenda del blues Little Mac Simmons en el Green Bunny Club. Hizo su primera grabación para Barrelhouse Records y comenzó a trabajar como aprendiz de armonicista en la banda de Willie Dixon y sus Chicago Blues All-Stars. Eventualmente reemplazó al fantástico Carey Bell y continuó trabajando con Dixon durante 6 años

  • Billy Branch Sons Of Blues LRBC Jan 2015 Boom Boom

    9:17

    Legendary Rhythm & Blues Cruise, Jan 2015. Billy Branch harmonica, vocals, and the Sons Of Blues. Boom Boom from the CD Blues Shock

  • Billy Branch - Lil Ed - Help Me and Hoodoo Man Blues- Rosas Lounge - Chicago

    21:17

    Billy Branch - harmonica and vocals
    Lil' Ed Williams - electric and slide guitar
    Dan Carelli - electric guitar
    Sumito Ariyoshi (Ariyo) - acoustic piano
    Ari Seder - bass (Help Me)
    James Pookie Young - bass (Hoodoo Man Blues)
    Moses Rutues, Jr. - drums
    Little Joe - harmonica

  • Billy Branch, One More Mile - Chicago Blues: A Living History

    4:37

    Billy Branch at the North Sea Jazz Festival - July 2009.
    Chicago Blues: A Living History, Johnny Iguana, organ, Billy Flynn, guitar, Felton Crews, bass, Kenny Smith, drums

  • Billy Branch & Lurrie Bell & The Sons Of Blues ~ Tribute

    1:34:26

    Modern Electric Harmonica Chicago Blues 1982
    Enjoy , my friends !!!
    Track List
    Did You Ever Love A Woman 00:00:00
    Sweet Little Angel vocals J.W. Williams 00:07:37
    Reconsider Baby 00:12:16
    Detroit , Michigan 00:22:59
    Goin' To Main Street vocals harmonica Carey Bell 00:30:17
    Never Make Your Move Too Soon 00:35:47
    Eyesight To Tne Blind vocals Billy Branch 00:41:37
    My Kind Of Woman 00:47:47
    Help Me vocals Billy Branch 00:52:58
    Breakin' Up Somebody's Home 00:59:50
    Sweet Little Angel 01:07:12
    Don't Start Me Talkin' vocals Billy Branch 01:12:59
    Just A Little Bit 01:17:35
    Mystery Train 01:21:39
    I Need You So Bad 01:28:48
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  • Billy Branch - Toronzo Cannon - Rosas Lounge Chicago - 6-11-2017

    14:01

    Billy Branch and The Sons of Blues with special guest Toronzo Cannon and harp players from around the world, perform Help Me at Rosa's Lounge, Chicago, Illinois, on June 11, 2017.

  • Billy Branch, Sugar Blue, Charlie Musselwhite, Giles Robson and TC Colne Harp Explosion

    17:23

    Help Me by Sonny Boy Williamson II performed here by Billy Branch, Sugar Blue, Charlie Musselwhite, Giles Robson and TC (Tom Cocks) at The Great British R&B Festival, Colne Harp Explosion 2013.

    Colne Harp Explosion
    Saturday, 24th August - 19.30 to 00.15 An incredibly special and historic night that present three of the biggest living legends of the blues harmonica. Their first time on stage together in this line-up and their only UK solo shows in 2013 - blues fans will be in no doubt that this is a night not to be missed!

    Presented and Programmed by Giles Robson
    Giles Robson is one of the the leading harmonica players of a new generation. Paul Jones has said of Robson There are many harmonica players of note from Stevie Wonder to Giles Robson and back again, and in 2012 he won the Blues Matters Magazine UK Harmonica player of the year award.

    THE SUGAR BLUE BAND
    Providing the musical backing for the evening, expect the creme de la creme of Chicago blues talent to make up the mighty band who will provide the perfect accompaniment for these major artists.

    BILLY BRANCH
    Multi-Grammy nominated Chicago Blues legend, Billy Branch has a tone and solo approach as smooth as a good Cognac. 1991's Alligator Records release 'Harp Attack' saw him confirmed as a major player when he appeared alongside his great mentors and friends the 'Harp Gods' James Cotton, Junior Wells and Carey Wells.

    SUGAR BLUE
    The Grammy Award winning 'Jimmi Hendrix' of the harmonica, he's known as the man who took Little Walter's innovations on that same instrument clear into the stratosphere. He's also known for playing the very famous signature riff on The Rolling Stones hit 'Miss You'. Expect to be dazzled and amazed!

    CHARLIE MUSSELWHITE
    7 time Grammy Nominee and multi-Blues Music Award winner Charlie Musselwhite is on fire with the 2013 release of 'Get Up!' the international smash hit record recorded with Rock legend Ben Harper. Add to this his ultra-fine solo records plus session work and touring for the likes of Tom Waits and Cyndi Lauper and appearances at The White House for the US President and we have a monumental evening.

  • Billy Branch and Ronnie Baker Brooks - Fitzgeralds - 5-5-2015

    21:41

    Billy Branch and the SOB's with special guests Ronnie Baker Brooks and Marty Sammon perform at the inaugural WDCB Radio's Bluesday Tuesday, hosted by Tom Marker, on May 5, 2015 at Fitzgerald's, Berwyn, Illinois.

  • Billy Branch & Kenny Neal - I Just Keep Loving Her!

    5:39

    A rare acoustic duo concert by two living legends of the blues kicks off Monroe County’s 32nd Annual Black History Month Blues Series on Tuesday, February 5, 2019.
    === Double Take CD ===

  • Billy Branch - Should Have Been Gone

    5:28

    Billy Branch - Should Have Been Gone

  • Billy Branch - Polk Salad Annie

    4:13

    Billy Branch - Polk Salad Annie

  • Billy Branch & Dan Aykroyd

    5:28

    TV 『sweet home chicago』1983 Sons of Blues Live On Maxwell Street
    Just a Little Bit / Stormy Monday / Every Day I Have the Blues
    Lurrie Bell gu, Elisha Murray gu, J.W. Williams ba, Mose Rutues dr,

  • Billy Branch & Kenny Neal / Going Down Slow

    6:11

    Ottawa Blues Festival in Canada, 2005

  • Billy Branch & The Sons Of Blues / Bring It on Home

    6:45

    Carl Weathersby vo,gu Nick Charles ba, Mose Rutues dr,
    LEV'95 Germany

  • KENNY NEAL & BILLY BRANCH - THE SON I NEVER KNEW

    5:57

    Double Take (2004)

  • Billy Branch & The SOBs and Friends - Help Me- Club 210 Live - 6-10-2018 - Part 1

    13:47

    Billy Branch and The Sons of Blues - and Friends - perform Help Me at Club 210 Live in Highwood, Illinois on June 10, 2018 (Part 1)

    Billy Branch - harmonica and vocals
    Giles Corey - electric guitar
    Sumito Ariyoshi - electric piano
    Shoji Naito - electric bass
    Andrew Blaze Thomas - drums
    Teddy Woods - harmonica
    Hatsumi Wada - electric piano
    Judy Knight - Hammond organ

  • Billy Branch - Crank It Baby & Scratch My Back

    6:59

    Un turbulento tema que lentamente se convierte en el éxtitazo del Rey del pantano: Slim Harpo... toda la fuerza de la armónica de Billy Branch y el ritmo potente de los Hijos del Blues.

  • Billy Branch - Roaches

    5:32

    Billy Branch ha seguido un camino no tradicional en el blues. Billy nació en in Chicago en 1951 y creció en Los Angeles. Tomó por primera vez una armonica a la edad de diez años e inmediatamente comenzó a tocar melodías simples. Alcanzó el éxito en 1975 tras derrotar en una dura batalla de armónica a la leyenda del blues Little Mac Simmons en el Green Bunny Club. Hizo su primera grabación para Barrelhouse Records y comenzó a trabajar como aprendiz de armonicista en la banda de Willie Dixon y sus Chicago Blues All-Stars. Eventualmente reemplazó al fantástico Carey Bell y continuó trabajando con Dixon durante 6 años.

  • BILLY BRANCH - Hate To See You Go

    5:01

    ALBUM: Chicago Blues a Living History 2009.

  • American Folk Blues Festival 1982 feat. Billy Branch

    4:43

    Son's Of The Blues:
    this is there version of the Little Walter classic Juke
    Billy Branch, harmonica
    Lurrie Bell, guitar
    Elisha Murray, guitar
    J. W. Williams, bass
    Mose Rutues, drums
    rec. November 1982 in Germany

  • Billy Branch / Willie Dixon Little Red Rooster

    5:08

    Film 「The Facts of Life」 1982 Lafayette Leak p, Lacy Gibson gu, John Watkins gu, Freddie Dixon ba, Jimmy Tillman dr, Junior Wells, Theresa Needham, Theresa's Lounge

  • Keys And Positions / Billy Branch

    5:41

    Beginning Blues Harp

  • Billy Branch / Willie Dixon Hoochie Coochie Man

    3:57

    『from jump street』 with Oscar Brown,jr featuring Willie Dixon & the Chicago Blues All-Stars (Lafayette Leak p, John Watkins gu, Freddie Dixon ba, Jimmy Tillman dr)

  • Billy Branch - Lets Straighten It Out

    9:01

    I do not own the music (of course I did buy the cd and recommend you do the same) and there is no copyright infringement intended. For entertainment/promotional purposes only. Enjoy the music! This song is the title track from 2002 cd entitled Billy Branch & The Sons of Blues. I've met Billy Branch a couple of times and really dig his music. If you like Chicago Style blues, than check him out! He often playing blues festivals around the world. For more info on Billy Branch, check out

  • Billy Branch - Song For My Mother

    5:25

    Blues Shock (2014)

  • Billy Branch & Kenny Neal / Northern Man Blues

    5:54

    Ottawa Blues Festival in Canada, 2005

  • Blues Jam - Tinariwen with Billy Branch 2014.04.05 City Winery Chicago

    5:28

    Excellent jam, performed with a guy identified only as Bill, my friend from Chicago, [Billy Branch - thanks to RossDaB0SS] who needed to pause the proceedings until he obtained a harp in the key of C.

  • Billy Branch / Interview Part.1

    7:37

    TV 『Harpin' On The Blues』 (1991)

  • Billy Branch / Youre So Fine

    3:42

    Tin Pan Alley / You're So Fine=45rpm(1978) Mirage

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