Greg Schutte

Composer

Greg Schutte, composer, arranger, engineer, (Tushaanal: Fires of Dry Grass; Moreechika: Season of Mirage; Mohona: Estuaries of Desire; Neel: Blutopias of Radical Dreaming; Aahvaan: Invoking the Cities; Roktim: Nurture Incarnadine), is a drummer, producer and sound designer and engineer. Over the past 20 years, he has performed nationally and internationally with a wide variety of artists/groups, including The Mickey Hart Band, Chastity Brown Band, Todd Clouser’s A Love Electric, The Hornheads, Jelloslave, Lori Line, Anthony Cox, Empire Brass, Chuchito Valdez, Bernard Allison, Mary Cutrufello, and more. As a touring drummer, Schutte is currently playing with The Mickey Hart Band. He has also performed on B.B. King’s ‘02 U.S. “Summer Blues Fest” with The Shane Henry Group, Ruf Records ’04 European “Blues Caravan” Tour with guitarist Sue Foley, and Cyndi Lauper’s ’06 “Body Acoustic World Tour” with Mpls Reggae Pop group The RULE. In 2010, Schutte toured Iraq and Kuwait, performing for the U.S./Coalition Forces with singer/songwriter Keri Noble. From 2008 to 2010, he toured and recorded with Lorie Line and her Pop Chamber Orchestra. In 2011, he performed for Todd Clouser’s A Love Electric European Tour and additional dates in Mexico. Schutte owns and produces music at The Bathtub Shrine Recording Studio in NE Minneapolis. gregschuttemusic.com