"Long John is the real thing" Caroline Aiken, Founder & Director , Atlanta Blues Festival
"Long John, the only problem with your Harp playing is its too esoteric." David Allan Coe, Grammy & CMA award winning songwriter of "Take This Job & Shove It."
"Long John raised the bar for all of us when he moved to town. One of my favorite muscians..."Jan Crawford, St.Augustine Chanteuse Former vocalist with James Brown
"I heard Long John back up Ron & Bari at a festival once... and he made the harmonica sound like a whole orchestra,"Darrel House Legendary So. Florida Performer Award winning author & producer
"Long John plays very good controlled Blues Harp... but its when he plays out-of-control Harp that he soars." Don Grooms, Legendary performer, Writer, U of Fla English Professor, and Former Bodyguard of Lady Byrd Johnson
"I WAS REALLY MOVED BY LONG JOHN'S DELIVERY ON VOCALS.WHAT I HEARD WAS UNMISTAKABLY BLUE NOTES,HIGH NOTES,LOW NOTES AND THOSE THAT FALL SOMEWHERE IN BETWEEN.".....