Lucas, Michael, and Sam of Paradise Fears met our road crew last year during Never Shout Never’s Time Travel Tour. A friendship sparked, and the guys began to change their ways—they all decided to go vegetarian!

Check out our chat with pop rockers Lucas, Michael, and Sam, and see how their journey began:

We have some autographed Paradise Fears posters up for grabs! For your chance to win one of three autographed Paradise Fears posters, tell us below what inspired you to go vegetarian or vegan. Three winners will be chosen at random.* Good luck!

*Three winners will be chosen at random from submitted animal-friendly comments telling us what inspired the commenters to go vegetarian or vegan. The contest ends April 3, 2012, and the winners will be notified April 10, 2012. Be sure to read our privacy policy and terms and conditions, as you’re agreeing to both by commenting. No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited by law.