Welcome to the official Web Site of the legendary Afro-funk Jazz group PLUNKY & ONENESS, Band leader J. PLUNKY BRANCH and N.A.M.E. BRAND/BLACK FIRE RECORDS.



Saxophonist/producer J. Plunky Branch is at the zenith of his prolific career.  He is poised to advance the trajectory with his 2020 vision that includes expanded touring and out front media messaging.

In a momentous 2019 he performed with his group Plunky & Oneness for tens of thousands in his native Virginia; and with his Nu Juju Trio at Okay Space in Brooklyn New York; and as guest soloist with the Makanda Project big band in Boston.  To top it off Plunky delivered a triumphant three concert engagement with his 16-piece Plunky & the Oneness of Juju at the Richmond Folk Festival which was attended by more than 225,000.  


In one the most productive years of his phenomenal career, Plunky has also found time to release Plunky & Oneness Afroclectic, his 25th album; perform a tribute show to Grover Washington; perform with Pharaoh Sanders; and, celebrate the anniversary of the Richmond Jazz Society, which he founded 40 years ago.


Plunky also collaborated with French DJ Axel Brampton on a hot new dance track, "Have A Good Time Tonight" which a great song for any special occasion, holiday or party.