Las Vegas young guns Taking Dawn brought their hard and heavy brew of rock to the UK earlier this year in support of KISS, and got pretty comfortable playing to the arena crowd. Now that the guys are back in the states, guitarist Mikey Cross checks in from the already underway North American tour with 2 Cents to show us the difference in playing clubs. Watch below what motivates the guys to keep rocking and get their wise advice for up and coming bands to follow.

Taking Dawn's debut album Time to Burn is out now. Get your copy right here.