The Milk Carton Kids took the Jimmy Kimmel Live viewers on a wistful journey by means of life with “Younger Years” and “All the Things…” as a part of the Mercedes-Benz Concert Series on Wednesday (Nov. 7).
The indie folks duo opened with “Younger Years,” standing in opposition to a heat background that resembled a sky, shifting between yellow and pink. “Above the plains of Omaha,” Kenneth Pattengale and Joey Ryan harmonized, “I consider all of the struggling I noticed/ The soaking of the pavement/ Sprawled upon a land with out a legislation/ Everythin' I beloved, everythin' I discovered what I hoped for/ Frightened and surrounded/ Who else is there to show to anymore?”
The band adopted with the extra sentimental “All the Things,” a mild, winding story about love. “I've the load of the world on my chest,” crooned Pattengale, “Well, generally it feels that means/ For actual when my minds at its greatest I nonetheless really feel afraid/ Light turns to darkish and my tears flip to ice/As I flip to my lover and considering I'm proper/ I inform solely the reality each final little factor that I knew.” He continued with the chorus, “All the issues that I did and all of the issues that I didn't do,” the road for which the duo's most up-to-date album is called.
Watch the The Milk Carton Kids' Kimmel efficiency beneath.