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Glenn Branca (October 6, 1948, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA - d. May 13th, 2018) was an American composer who studied performing arts at Emerson College in Boston. After graduation, he formed two bands - Theoretical Girls in 1977 with Jeffrey Lohn, and later, The Static.

In the eighties, his compositions for the Glenn Branca Ensemble included the several symphonies for which he was best known. Branca's compositions centered around multiple guitars - four or more, heavily amplified - augmented by a rock-based rhythm section of drums and bass. In later works, the composer began adding other instruments, including mallet guitar, keyboards, and occasionally a second drummer. Branca's minimalist compositions frequently required unusual guitar tunings.
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none Glenn Branca - U.S. Millie / You Got Me album art Theoretical Girls Theoretical Girls - U.S. Millie / You Got Me(7") Theoretical Records none US 1978 Sell This Version
Glenn Branca - Theoretical Record album art The Static The Static - Theoretical Record (Single) Theoretical Records US 1979 Sell This Version
Glenn Branca - Lesson No. 1 album art Glenn Branca Dissonance and 1 more… Glenn Branca - Lesson No. 1 (EP, MiniAlbum) 99 Records (2) US 1980 Sell This Version
Glenn Branca - The Ascension album art Glenn Branca Glenn Branca - The Ascension (Album) 99 Records (2) US 1981 Sell This Version
Volume 5, No's 3 & 4 Glenn Branca - Live To Air: Artists' Sound Works album art Various Oblivion Call Me To Ya (Part III) Various - Live To Air: Artists' Sound Works(Box + 3xCass, Comp, C82) Audio Arts Volume 5, No's 3 & 4 UK 1982 Sell This Version
GPS 025 Glenn Branca - Who You Staring At? album art Glenn Branca / John Giorno Music For The Dance Bad Smells Choreographed By Twyla Tharp Glenn Branca / John Giorno - Who You Staring At?(LP) Giorno Poetry Systems GPS 025 US 1982 Sell This Version
Glenn Branca - Symphony No. 1 (Tonal Plexus) album art Glenn Branca Glenn Branca - Symphony No. 1 (Tonal Plexus) (Album) ROIR (Reachout International Records) US 1983 Sell This Version
Volume 6 Numbers 2 & 3, Volume 6 Nos 2 & 3 Glenn Branca - Volume 6 Numbers 2 & 3 album art Various An Interview With Extracts From Symphony No. 4 (Physics) Various - Volume 6 Numbers 2 & 3(2xCass, Comp, C10) Audio Arts, Audio Arts Volume 6 Numbers 2 & 3, Volume 6 Nos 2 & 3 UK 1983 Sell This Version
TWI 116 Glenn Branca - Chicago '82: A Dip in the Lake album art Various Excerpt from Symphony No. 2: The Peak of the Sacred Various - Chicago '82: A Dip in the Lake(Cass) Les Disques Du Crépuscule TWI 116 Belgium 1983 Sell This Version
none Glenn Branca - Edmond album art Glenn Branca Glenn Branca - Edmond(12", EP) Schauspiel Staatstheater Stuttgart none Germany 1986 Sell This Version
Glenn Branca - Symphony No. 6 (Devil Choirs At The Gates Of Heaven) album art Branca* Branca* - Symphony No. 6 (Devil Choirs At The Gates Of Heaven) (Album) Blast First Netherlands 1989 Sell This Version
Glenn Branca - Singles (The Great New York Singles Scene) album art Various U.S. Millie Various - Singles (The Great New York Singles Scene) (Comp) Danceteria France 1991 Sell This Version
Glenn Branca - Symphony No. 2 (The Peak Of The Sacred) album art Branca* Featuring Z'ev Branca* Featuring Z'ev - Symphony No. 2 (The Peak Of The Sacred) (Album) Atavistic US 1992 Sell This Version
GPS 044 CD, ESD 80712 Glenn Branca - Cash Cow : The Best Of Giorno Poetry Systems 1965-1993. album art Various Bad Smells Various - Cash Cow : The Best Of Giorno Poetry Systems 1965-1993.(CD, Comp) Giorno Poetry Systems, East Side Digital GPS 044 CD, ESD 80712 US 1993 Sell This Version
Glenn Branca - Songs '77-'79 album art Branca* Branca* - Songs '77-'79 (Comp) Atavistic, Atavistic US 1995 Sell This Version
Glenn Branca - Symphony No. 5 (Describing Planes Of An Expanding Hypersphere) album art Branca* Branca* - Symphony No. 5 (Describing Planes Of An Expanding Hypersphere) (Album) Atavistic US 1995 Sell This Version
ALP35CD Glenn Branca - Selections From The Symphonies (For Electric Guitars) album art Branca* Branca* - Selections From The Symphonies (For Electric Guitars)(CD, Comp) Atavistic ALP35CD US 1997 Sell This Version
Glenn Branca - Café Del Mar (Volumen Cinco) album art Various Close Cover Various - Café Del Mar (Volumen Cinco) (Comp) Manifesto Indonesia 1998 Sell This Version
Glenn Branca - Renegade Heaven album art Bang On A Can Movement Within Bang On A Can - Renegade Heaven (Album) Cantaloupe Music US 2000 Sell This Version
Glenn Branca - The Mothman Prophecies - Music From The Motion Picture album art Various And Tomandandy Various And Tomandandy - The Mothman Prophecies - Music From The Motion Picture (Album) Lakeshore Records Europe 2002 Sell This Version
ACT001, act001 Glenn Branca - Theoretical Girls album art Theoretical Girls Electronic Angie (Second Version) (as Branca) and 17 more… Theoretical Girls - Theoretical Girls(CD, Comp, RM) Acute Records, Acute Records ACT001, act001 US 2002 Sell This Version
ALP46CD Glenn Branca - Indeterminate Activity Of Resultant Masses album art Branca* Indeterminate Activity Of Resultant Masses (Music For Ten Guitars And Drums) (1981) Branca* - Indeterminate Activity Of Resultant Masses(CD, Album) Atavistic ALP46CD US 2006 Sell This Version
SJR CD 272 Glenn Branca - Punk 45: Kill The Hippies! Kill Yourself! The American Nation Destroys Its Young - Underground Punk In The United States Of America, 1973-1980 Vol. 1 album art Various U.S. Millie (as Glen Branca) Various - Punk 45: Kill The Hippies! Kill Yourself! The American Nation Destroys Its Young - Underground Punk In The United States Of America, 1973-1980 Vol. 1(CD, Comp) Soul Jazz Records SJR CD 272 UK 2013 Sell This Version