Rod's musical career
Pinegrove owner Rod Boyes is a vocalist, harmonica player and guitarist. His band, The 309s (www.the309s.com), gig regularly and are well known for getting the audience up and jiving to their heady blend of Western Swing and rock and roll.
With a history in Cajun, Bluegrass and Punk (a long time ago!) he is no stranger to the musical life. The name Pinegrove is a homage to a well known Cajun song, “Pinegrove Blues” by Nathan Abshire.
Rod gave a quick history of his career in music in a festival interview in March 2017: