Steel Drum Inventor is 'Stradivarius of Steel'
Young, Jeff. "Steel Drum Inventor is 'Stradivarius of Steel'." Trinidad Guardian. 3 Oct. 2002: 2. Print.
The steel drum may have come from the islands of the Caribbean but many who want to learn to play or build the instrument are travelling to the hills of Appalachia. The man known as the "Stradivarius of steel" has put down roots in West Virginia where he's teaching the next generation of steel drummers.