Mike Mentz is a music recording artist from the United States. The pop singer and songwriter has been releasing music since 2013 with his EP, Nashville Nights. Mike Mentz premieres the music video for his song titled "More Than I Bargained For" which was released on May 12, 2021.
More Than I Bargained For was released as part of Mike Mentz' nine track live album, "Live in Thailand". The song is about while being at his lowest, he continues to be optimistic. He dreams of bigger and better things than the situation he's in. He flips the meaning of the phrase "more than I bargained for..." which typically has a negative use meaning: things became more extreme than you wished. However, Mike looks to his wishes and invites the extreme scenario.
The music video, directed by Tom Ptasinski, premiered on September 15, 2021. Being a traveler himself and was at the time staying in Thailand; the video was shot in Chiang Mai. Some of the shots have him, along with Mike Aljadeff, both are playing the guitar on the mountain. It cuts to him alone at different places in the city as he makes way. The music video also has scenic shots of Chiang Mai which really captures the beauty of the city.
I want more, then I ever bargained for
I don't know how, I don't know when
I just got to save up a couple bucks and then
I'm gonna find me more
Then I bargained for