Greg Schutte is an American drummer, producer and sound designer. Over the past 20 years has as performed nationally and internationally with a wide variety of artists/groups, including: The Mickey Hart Band, Todd Clouser’s A Love Electric, Jelloslave, Chastity Brown, The Hornheads, Marimba Africa, Yawo, Clay Moore Trio, Lori Line, Anthony Cox, Test Site 67, Christian Howes, Adam Niewood, Tony Sandler, Bernard Allison, Mary Cutrufello, Mpls Dub Ensemble, and many more.
As a touring drummer, Greg is currently playing with The Mickey Hart Band. He has also performed on B.B. King’s ’02 US “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 Greg toured Iraq and Kuwait performing for the US/Coalition Forces with singer/songwriter Keri Noble. And from 2008-2010 he toured and recorded with Lorie Line and her Pop Chamber Orchestra. In 2011, Greg performed for Todd Clouser’s A Love Electric European Tour and additional dates in Mexico.
Currently Greg is producing his third of four commissions of his original compositions for Ananya Dance Theatre, which premiered in 2012 in Trinidad and in Minneapolis, MN at the Southern Theater.
Greg also owns and produces music at The Bathtub Shrine Recording Studio in NE Minneapolis.