Raleigh Ritchie sings here of finding love. "'Never Better' is about meeting somebody that changes you for the better in such a profound way that you feel like you have a new life," he explained to Billboard magazine. "It's about the person that picks you up in your time of need and makes it all okay."
The video was directed by Casper Kelly, who is best known as the co-creator of the Adult Swim hit infomercial series episode Too Many Cooks.
Mike Campbell from Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers played the slide guitar on "Sixth Avenue Heartache." There is a connection here - Wallflowers lead singer Jakob's dad, Bob Dylan, played with Tom Petty in The Traveling Wilburys.