Adam Sutherland – Treacherous Orchestra – Standard Mandolin.
Allan Olsen – Danish singer/songwriter – Allan has one of the first acoustics we ever built – a standard 000 purchased circa 1980.
Big Country – Stuart Adamson and Bruce Watson commissioned various electric guitars and mandolins during the ‘80’s and early ‘90’s -one of the most unusual being ’The Duchess’ which was a replica of Bo Diddley’s sister’s guitar.
Cantarrach – Steve Lawrence & Ross Kennedy – Steve is a long time customer and has quite a collection of Moon instruments including a Model 0003 guitar, an 8 string Guitar/Bouzouki, an Octave Mandolin and a Tenor Mandola. Ross has a custom dreadnought and a standard bouzouki.
COLDPLAY – Guy Berryman – Custom Acoustic Bass and AplusE Mandolin – sunburst. We met Guy a few years ago when he was looking for a mandolin to use in their live shows. He was delighted with the Aplus – and asked if we would build an Acoustic Bass. It has Koa back & sides and Sitka Spruce ‘Bear Claw’ soundboard.
Craig Armstrong – composer (films including Romeo & Juliet, Moulin Rouge, Ray, Love Actually) – Custom Super Jumbo – black finish.
Gordon Gunn –Gordon Gunn Band, Session A9, – Standard Mandolin
Haugaard & Hoirup (DK)– Harald Haugaard – Standard Octave Mandolin
Islanders (DK) – Paul Kelly – A Plus E Mandolin – sunburst
Innes Watson – guitarist, fiddler, composer and arranger – Custom 0003 with Black Acacia back & sides.
Kepa Junkera Band –Angel Unzu - Standard Mandolin.
Lee Ann Womack band – Joe Manuel – Standard Bouzouki
Lloyd Cole & The Commotions – Lloyd commissioned a thinline ‘Tele’ style guitar back in the late ‘80’s which he used extensively during that period. The guitar was recently auctioned and raised £4000.00 for Nordoff Robbins Music Therapy.
Maurice Henderson – Fiddler’s Bid – A PlusE Mandolin – sunburst
Meic Stevens – Welsh singer/songwriter and national treasure! – Custom 0003 & Custom Super Jumbo.
Michael McGoldrick – Virtuoso Flute, Uilleann Pipes and whistle player – Custom A Plus E Cittern
Pet Shop Boys – Neil Tennant bought a Moon DC – double cutaway electric back in 1989 when he was recording in Park Lane Studio next door.
Ross Ainslie – piper and composer. Treacherous Orchestra. Dougie MacLean Band - Standard Mandolin .
Roy Harper - Custom African Rosewood Dreadnought.
Runrig – Rory Macdonald – Rory has two Moon Guitars – an RD3 dreadnought and a 0002 – gloss Maple.
Steve Earle – Model T Electro Acoustic mandolin. Steve picked up on this in 1997 when his mandolin was lost by an airline during a tour of UK and Ireland. His guitar tech (Coco) had come in looking for a replacement and figured Steve would like the Model T and he was right – he bought two! He also owns a Standard Mandolin and his brother Patrick has an Tenor Mandola.
Trevor Rabin – ex YES guitarist and current film composer of numerous Hollywood blockbusters – including Armageddon, Enemy of the State, Deep Blue Sea and Race To Witch Mountain. Trevor’s RD3 was gifted to him from Bryan Adam’s after a musical collaboration. He has told us that he uses the guitar for most of his writing.
Tom Copson – singer/songwriter – RD3 dreadnought.
Tumult – Danish Folk band – fiddle and mandolin player Jorgen Dickmeiss has a Standard Octave Mandolin
Wet Wet Wet – We made a few custom guitars for guitarist Graeme Duffin in the early ‘90’s at the peak of the band’s success. He had a cherry red ‘Tele’ style electric, a sunburst 6/12 Double Neck – (one was set up for slide) and a hollow body 12 string. Graham Clark also had a transparent black double cutaway electric.
Wrigley Sisters – Hazel Wrigley has a 0002/12 string acoustic
Zac Ware – guitarist The Proclaimers – A Plus E - sunburst