Contact Us

Nico Vega Release Video for ‘Beast’

Nico Vega - Beast
youtube

I first heard Nico Vega’s “Beast” while watching the movie “The Collector” a few years ago. It caught my interest, but I didn’t hear enough of it to do full blown search for the band or the song. Then, it popped up again in the trailer of Tom Cruise’s Jack Reacher movie. Again, it was a “what is that song”?

It was the commercial for the video game “Bioshock Infinite” where I got the full impact.

What? This band has been around since 2005? They’ve toured with Gavin Rossdale, Semi Precious Weapons, Neon Trees, Manic Street Preachers, and Shiny Toy Guns, Imagine Dragons, She Wants Revenge and Blondie? Yes, to both. And “Beast”? It’s been around since 2009. Not bad. It only took six years to become one of my favorite songs.

And six years for them to make the official video. What can you expect? According to singer Aja Volkman in an interview with the Wall Street Journal,

“We believe in freedom of speech and the confidence and power it takes to find your own voice. ‘Beast’ is a self-empowerment anthem that is meant to rally people together and wake them up. It’s about standing up for yourself and your fellow man. And caring about the social, political and economical decisions that are being made for your country. The entire world is paying attention to the decisions that this country makes. We wrote ‘Beast’ to help empower Americans to care. This isn’t meant as a broad generalization. There are a number of Americans paying attention, but we hope to help that number grow.”

Check it out here:

Best of The Rock Station 99X

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://therockstation99x.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for The Cockpit quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive The Cockpit contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.