A re-working of "To Washington" featuring new lyrics critical of President George W. Bush and the Iraq War, generated much controversy upon the album's release.
In addition to the album, a documentary titled "Trouble No More: The Making of a John Mellencamp Album" was produced and directed by Ron Osgood, along with students from his documentary course at Indiana University. The documentary won a Regional Emmy and several small festival awards in 2004 and 2005.
Trouble No More: The Making Of A John Mellencamp Album:
A rare inside look inside the studio during the recording of John Mellencamp's new album. "Trouble No More" consists of a collection of historic blues, folk and American roots music. With over 120 hours of footage, the documentary provides an intimate look at the making of the album.