Since the end of 2009 and the beginning of 2010, Nostalgia reigns, I think.
I can remember hearing this song on the radio when I was young. The Legend of John Henry has been sung by many performers, but I think that the Woody Guthrie version is the one I remember best.
Woody Guthrie’s songs are truly timeless.
Lead Belly (or Leadbelly) explains and sings the Ballad of John Henry.