Kings of Leon have released the music video for "Beautiful War."
Kings of Leon have released the music video for “Beautiful War.” In the six-minute vid, Garrett Hedlund stars as a prisoner whose story unfolds – from his time before jail and what led to his incarceration (a love triangle), to his development in prison. The clip builds towards a dangerous prison-yard rodeo scene. Casey McGrath, who co-produced the 2011 documentary Talihina Sky: the Story of Kings of Leon), directs the video, which features a 1970’s Western film look. The band’s latest album, Mechanical Bull