Endorsements


Mike Harding - Singer & multi-instrumentalist
Mike is an English singer, songwriter, comedian, author, poet, broadcaster and multi-instrumentalist. He ran the BBC Radio 2 Folk Show for many years and now has his own online show at www.mikehardingfolkshow.com/ Mike has had two of our Straight Eight Harmonica Cases for 2-3 years and says “The best harp roll ever IMHO".






Paul Field - Harmonica & Brass
Paul is a musician based in Bristol, UK who plays harmonica, trumpet and flugel horn with a number of excellent bands including Gone Feral, Victoria Klewin & The True Tones and Fat Pedro & The Sharpshooters. The close-up shot shows Paul's 12-Pack Harmonica Case loaded with a set of brand new Dannecker Centurion blues harps.




Philip Marino - Guitar
Philip Marino is an American living in England, influenced by the likes of John Mellencamp, Neil Young, Jim Croce, and Bob Dylan. Philip's music has been heard on 'BBC Introducing' radio, and he has gigged throughout the East Anglia region, from London to Norwich. Philip says "Just received my 1" vintage style leather guitar strap. It's a beauty! Nice work. I look forward to taking it on stage with me this weekend." Check Philip out at https://philipmarino.bandcamp.com/ .





Mat Walklate - Harmonicas, Flute & Uilleann Pipes
Mat is a well-known professional harmonica player and tutor in the north of England. He plays some outstanding blues and also Irish trad on harmonica, flute & Uilleann pipes. His latest project (2016) is an upbeat blues duo with guitarist Paolo Fusci. See http://www.walklateandfuschi.com/. Mat said of his 12-Pack Harmonica Case "I've just received this fantastic leather harmonica case from Pinegrove. Looks great, smells wonderful!" Find out more about Mat at http://www.matwalklate.co.uk




Brian Wylie - Whistles, Mandolins & more
Brian plays whistle, mandolin and other stringed instruments, mostly in the Irish folk style. "I play in 3 different bands and am a musical tart. i.e I will play with anyone. I do love performing and any opportunity to whip my instrument out, I am there, money no object". Brian calls his Pinegrove Penny Whistle Case "Perfick!".




Adam Pritchard - Harmonica
Adam has been playing harp for more than 25 years, the last 5 of which with The Charlton Blues Kings in and around Gloucestershire. They play Chicago, West Coast and Jump Blues. Adam is also a frequent contributor on Adam Gussow's Modern Blues Harmonica forum, and wrote a sparkling review of his Pinegrove 9-Pack Case: "I've just received a nine pack harmonica case from Rod at Pinegrove Leather and I have to tell you it's a beautiful thing. Real quality. It holds 8 diatonics and 1 standard 12 hole chromatic. Plus it arrived within 3 days of me placing the order. Check out the cases on his website. If you decide to take the plunge and order one you are not going to be disappointed. I'm not connected to him in anyway. I just have to call out a great product and great customer service when I see it."





Simon D'Vali - Electric & Acoustic Guitars

Simon is one of those guitarists who can't stop buying kit. Well it looks good I guess, besides being fun to play. He bought of couple of our 60mm guitar straps and wrote: "Gave mine a full work out on the Sunburst Tele at a gig yesterday. I am so pleased with the product...just a beautiful, functional strap. Thank you so much." Catch his West Yorkshire band Sunshine Bus at https://www.facebook.com/groups/1399870813615567/





Robert Gaube - Harmonica
Robert is fine cabinet maker based in New York State. The second photo shows him in mid-construction of a luxury kitchen in a hard maple. Robert bought an 8-Pack Harmonica Case early in 2016. He emailed "Rod, I received the harp case yesterday. Wonderful. Always the best and only design is function before form. Never the reverse. That is true craft. Cannot add a piece nor remove a piece without destroying the product. You have accomplished this in your design and construction. Simplicity is the hardest thing to achieve. Thank you."