Brannen is an accomplished and highly versatile drummer, composer,
producer and band leader. Born in Austin, Tx and beginning his musical
journey at age 10 he was able to develop many musical skills via the large
blend of sounds from the south.
Temple has performed and or recorded with such diverse artist as Robben
Ford, Chaka Khan, Janet Jackson, Patrice Rushen, Chris Duarte, Charles Gayle,
Sheena Easton, Jody Watley, Hannibal Lokumbe, Eric Johnson, Christian
McBride, Stephen Bruton, Alejandro Escovedo, Leni Stern, Big John Patton,
George Braith, Javier Vercher, Adam Levy and Buttermilk Jr., Chris Smither,
Malford Milligan, Lizz Wright, Eric Burdon and the Animals, Etienne Charles to
name a few.
Besides performing, Brannen Temple has produced 6 CDs on his own bands
Hot Buttered Rhythm and BLAZE and is currently writing for and performing
with his band Temple Industries