Jesus don’t love me / No one ever carried my load
I’m too young to feel this old
An amazing thing happens when we connect with music. Someone like me trying to put words to that experience wastes everyone’s time, so I won’t even try.
There’s this song by the Kings of Leon called “Cold Desert,” from the band’s 2008 album, Only By The Night. Hear the original recording here. The lyric excerpt at the beginning of this post is from “Cold Desert.”
In the following video, Kings of Leon lead singer and guitarist, Caleb Followill, shares the story behind the recording of the song.
Watch the Kings perform “Cold Desert,” live at the O2 Arena in London, from its live, 2009 DVD, Live at the O2 London, England.