Beartooth sat down with AP's Ryan J. Downey for another segment in the MI Conversation Series, where bands share their advice with up-and-coming musicians and field fan questions. In this episode, Beartooth explains more about what it's like growing up in music—touring, writing and more—in addition to what infuenced them. The band also talks about when they feel like they “really formed” and having friends in the industry.

Plus, the group answers fan questions on writing emotional lyrics, finding a community in music and becoming a frontman.

Check back for more videos from the MI Conversation Series!