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Gregg Won

Gregg Won-lead songwriter and guitar slinger of Bridgeport, Ct.s own "STARFX", stumbled into/onto the birth of THE Connecticut PUNK scene in 1977. "EPITOME" which many call the Founding Fathers of Connecticut Punk/New Wave-released their first E.P. in 1978-which actually got airplay. Responsable for local clubs "The Snake Pit" in Bridgeport, "The Shandy Gaff" in Milford, and the "Rock Ferry", a concept EPITOME came up with that got our fellow punk bands playing live on a 4 hour cruise/party up and down Long Island Sound and boasts first Conn. band to play Max’s Kansas City and C.B.G.B.’s in the same month on 2nd & 3rd gigs. "THE KIDS" came after 3 members of EPITOME went on their own to form pop/new wave band adding keys and additional guitar-they released a 4 song ep on "Whiplash Records". after that Gregg Won took on guitar duties for "THE SHAPES" a "Rons Place" fave-party band. Left to work with "DANGEROUS CLUB"-doing "Warlocks" on 4-song cassette, also co-wrote and played on "Meltdown" for C.B.S. in-house production of "Makers of the Platinum Disc". in 1982 fronted "THE WET DREAMS" a throw together back-up band playing all Gregg Won material. 1982 recorded "WON-WAY" for Heretic Records and Tapes-reuniting The Shapes as rhythm section. 1983-Los Angeles bound-worked with "The Gail Warning band"-1984-"The Chris Audia Band"-playing all guitars and producing 4 song demo for A&M records. 1986 joined "Slaughterhouse 5"-records l.p. for Ghetto-Way records-1988 formed "The Vynil Virgins"-a rock project that included members of Motorcycle Boy-Little Itch-Killer Crows-Legal Weapon-1989 worked with "Wrestless Natives"-1990-played guitar for Ellie Maes Bisquits-1994 formed "The Sonic Disciples" played all guitars & produced 4 song demo. 1995-"The Fancy Lads" again all guitars-produced & arranged 45 for "Planet of Noise" records-released "Everything Is You"-1996-all guitars and production on "Have You Ever" for Jeff Dahl’s "Trash on Demand-vol.2" cd. 1998-2002-worked with conn. based "Zoul" teaming up with ex-Dummy Steve Ellison for many "Broken Record" indie-cds. 2003-played guitar with "ZOUL" on "I Love You"- a double cd release from Conn. faves The Furors entitled "LETS GET FURIOUS-A TRIBUTE to THE FURORS" on THE THINMAN label. 2004-"IT IS WHAT IT IS"-covering all Gregg Won originals from past to now, including live cuts-demos-out takes-new studio, and "Zoul" un-plugged. Due to an overwhelming response-a "Live with THE WET DREAMS" & mucho bonus trax is in the works. In May of 2005-Gregg Won flew in from L.A.-teamed up with Whiplash Label mates Rick Rivets and Steve Dummy to play the CD release party for the Up All Night show at Cafe 9 on May 21st, in New Haven Ct now YOU can buy the UP ALL NIGHT DISC AT www.incasrecords.com. The Show at Cafe 9 was recorded & can be found at www.cdbaby.com/greggwon3 also: www.cdbaby.com/greggwon www.cdbaby.com/greggwon2 www.cdbaby.com/starfx www.cdbaby.com/starfx2..................... buy your MP3s here:5 bux for the entire album!! EPITOME-THE KIDS-THE WET DREAMS-ZOUL: The Gregg Won Show: "IT IS WHAT IT IS" http://cdbaby.com/cd/greggwon GREGG WON & THE WET DREAMS: LIVE!-EXCESSIVE DOUSHE BAGGAGE (A Live collection of songs from Starfx-EPITOME & The Kids.+Zoul & Sonic Disciple studio cuts http://cdbaby.com/cd/greggwon2 STARFX: Live-1975 http://cdbaby.com/cd/starfx GREGG WON: STARFX... AND OTHER LOVE SONGS... to get laid by http://cdbaby.com/cd/starfx2....Also a re-release of-”IT HAPPENED BUT NOBODY NOTICED- re-released with a second bonus disc including EPITOME!!-also many never before released trax!!!!-IT DON’T GET ANY BETTER THAN THESE 2-trust me……would I kid you???? http://www.independisc.com/ithappened.htm