by David Menconi, charlottesobserver.com, February 22, 2012
Carolina Chocolate Drops with Joe Thompson- John Henry - YouTube
Festival of American Fiddle Tunes. The Carolina Chocolate Drops with 88-year old fiddler Joe Thompson doing the song "John Henry" in a small un-amplified showcase concert. July 2007UPDATE: Read the March 1 New York Times obituary here.