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Just an American Boy

  • Release Date: Nov 07, 2003
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 35 min.
  • Genres: Biography, Concerts, Politics & Government, Vocal Music, Music
  • Director:Amos Poe
  • Cast:Steve Earle. Full cast + crew


In the fall of 2002, singer, songwriter and political activist Steve Earle released an album of songs written in the wake of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, entitled {^Jerusalem}. One of its songs, "John Walker's Blues" -- written from the perspective of John Walker Lindh, a Muslim from America who was discovered fighting alongside Taliban forces -- triggered off a flurry of controversy, and more

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