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Greg Wieczorek (aka G. Wiz) is a Brooklyn based drummer, percussionist, vocalist and songwriter. Born in Baltimore, Maryland, Greg has recorded and/or performed internationally with Norah Jones, Boz Scaggs, Valerie June, The Autumn Defense, Joseph Arthur, The Twilight Singers, Angela McCluskey, The Candles, Aloysius 3 and many others.
In 2021/22 he has been on a North American Tour w/ Valerie June after the release her Moon & Stars: Prescriptions For Dreamers album.
His versatile yet distinctive style can be heard on many records with a variety of artists. For more info visit the Discography page.
Greg has appeared several times on the Late Show w/ David Letterman, Late Night & Tonight Show w/ Jimmy Fallon/Jay Leno, Conan O'Brien, Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Kimmel, Seth Meyers, James Corden, Jools Holland, Storytellers, Austin City Limits and many more...
He has also written & produced many songs under the name of Telescope. The latest release, "Pictures With Captions" is now available on iTunes & Spotify - Visit - Music/Telescope - to listen to a few tracks.
Telescope began as a collaboration between Greg and multi-instrumentalist David Rosser in 2004. The two played in bands together throughout the late 90's in New Orleans and began sending tracks to one another after Greg moved to New York. The results of this endeavor, including extraordinary contributions from producer Mike Napolitano can be heard on Telescope - Telescope, which was completed in July of 2005 and released in 2006.
Visit - cdbaby.com/cd/telescope to listen/buy / also available on iTunes and Spotify
In 2008/09 Greg went to the acclaimed Studio In The Country (Bogalusa, LA) and after a few sessions had recorded 7 songs.
Over the next 4 years he was very busy touring with various groups and consequently those tracks were set aside for a bit.
In May of 2013 he returned to SITC with producer/engineer Ben Mumphrey to record 6 more songs, once again playing all the instruments himself. The culmination of these sessions, along with a track recorded in NYC can be heard on the 10 song release, "Siamese Connection".
Sadly, on June 27, 2017 David Rosser passed away after an intense battle with colon cancer. A few months later this immeasurable loss lead to a wave of inspiration and new songs came into focus.
In the fall of 2017, Greg ventured back into the studio with Dan Iead, Pete Remm and Josh Lattanzi to record the 6 song EP, "Pictures With Captions". Recorded at Degraw Sound in Brooklyn, this offering was engineered/mixed by Ben Rice and released on 3/16/18.