VEGA were formed in 2009 and have released five albums to date, with their most recent released in May 2018. VEGA are named after the fifth-brightest star in the night sky. Following a meeting between Nick Workman, Dan Chantrey and twins James and Tom Martin at the Z Rock Festival at JBs in Dudley, 29/30 May 2009. The Martin brothers had been in a number of bands and had written songs for a selection of artists and bands including Khymera, Danny Vaughn, Joe Lynn Turner, House of LordsĀ  andTed Poley. They had discussed forming a band with Frontiers, proposing Nick Workman as lead vocalist.