Mars Transmission – Newsletter n°81


Sports Night in Detroit

This Week – 04/20/2011

Chosen MARS Theme Nights
Mars Theme Nights
Gear up for MARS THEME NIGHTS on the CLOSER TO THE EDGE TOUR!! Check out the following shows with theme nights:

April 27 – Raleigh, Amphitheater – Raleigh, NC

April 30 -Susquehanna Bank Center – Philly/New Jersey
Vote for the theme at the Radio 1045 website

May 1 – Agganis Arena – Boston MA
Vote for the theme at Radio 92.9.

May 8 – State Theater- Portland, ME
Vote for the theme at WCYY’s website.

Mars Headlines Q101 Chicago’s 2011 Jamboree

Q101 Jamboree

Thirty Seconds To Mars returns to Chicago on June 4th to headline Q101′s 2011 Jamboree! For tickets, the full line-up, and more info, visit the Festival site.

Chicago Bloodball Photos
Chicago Bloodball Photos

The Aragon Ballroom in Chicago got a dose of MARS mayhem with the Bloodball Theme Night! Take a look at the photos from the evening by

Mars Tattoos

Mars Tattoos Feature
A-Modern-Myth reps MARS with this vertical glyphics tattoo.

Do YOU have a Mars-themed Tattoo? Submit your photo, name, and location to Thirty Seconds To Mars Tattoo Archive for a chance to be featured in the next installment of Transmission!

Vote for MARS
Belgium: ‘This Is War’ for TMF
US: ‘Closer To The Edge’ for VH1 Vspot Top 20 Countdown
Asia: ‘Hurricane’ on MTV Chart Attack
UK: Nominate MARS, CTTE, and Hurricane for Kerrang Awards 2011 categories
UK: Rate ‘Closer to the Edge’ as the NME Best Video of 2010
Latin America: Vote ‘Hurricane’ for MTV Argentina Top 10
Brazil: List MARS for applicable categories for Multishow
Greece: vote ‘Closer To The Edge’ for MTV Hit List Hellas
Italy: Vote ‘Hurricane’ on MTV Fanclub Charts
Italy: TRL Awards, Jared for Best Look + MARS for Best Band



April 20, 2011 – Indiana, PA
Indiana University of Pennsylvania
(General Tickets)

April 22, 2011 – Raleigh, NC
Raleigh Amphitheatre (General Tickets)

April 23, 2011 – Orlando, FL
Universal Studios (Official site for tickets and info)

April 24, 2011 – Boca Raton, FL
Sunset Cove Amphitheater – (General Tickets) (Golden Tickets)

April 26, 2011 – Morgantown, WV
WVU Coliseum (Buy Tickets)

May 22, 2011 – San Juan, Puerto Rico
Coliseo de Puerto Rico (General Tickets)

May 28, 2011 – Las Vegas, Nevada
Chateau Gardens
(Buy tickets) on sale Saturday, 10 a.m.

June 4, 2011 – Chicago, IL
Q101 Jamboree, First Midwest Bank Amphitheater (Tickets)

Be sure to visit the Official Tour Page for all available ticket information regarding current and recently rescheduled dates, and printable promotional flyers.

Use Twitter? Be sure to keep updated with the latest ticket releases and relating announcements by following @30SECONDSTOMARS, and @golden_tix for overseas and U.S. VIP Ticket Packages.

Use Facebook? Remember to “RSVP” for each event you plan on attending on the official Thirty Seconds To Mars Facebook Events Page by clicking here.

Triad Global Assault

UK Echelon teamed up for this Human Triad mission at a prime location for viewing- The London Eye:
UK Triad
Compose the Human Triad image with friends and fellow Echelon in high-traffic or populated areas. Stand, sit, or build a pyramid in a Triad formation. Get creative and submit your photos to the Triad Global Assault Page.
Avatar Art of the Week
Each week we’ll showcase some of the best MARS-themed avatars on twitter, facebook, and other social networks. ganayllian‘s avatar pushes the THIS IS WAR video:
Design your own avatars to promote voting, upcoming shows, or anything MARS related. You can also use or edit the avatars designed by @thisisthehive.
12 Steps to Mars
Help us spread the word about Thirty Seconds To Mars and the new album, This Is War. Below are the 12 Steps to Mars which you can use on a daily basis to help. Click Here to Read NOW!

Here are some tools you can print out on your own!
Flyers •  Mars StencilFull Size PosterQR Code

Live in or near a MARS tour stop? Promo on the weeks before the show date in that area! If you have pictures or video from your own street team missions, please send links to

Weekly Picks From the Band

Book of the Week
Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close- Jonathan Safran FoerExtremely Loud and Incredibly Close is a 2005 novel by Jonathan Safran Foer. The book’s narrator is a nine-year-old boy named Oskar Schell. Two years before the story begins, Oskar’s father dies on 9/11. In the story, Oskar discovers a key in a vase that belonged to his father that inspires him to search all of New York for information about the key.
Movie of the Week
Paper MoonPaper Moon is a 1973 American comedy film directed by Peter Bogdanovich and released by Paramount Pictures. The screenplay was adapted from the novel Addie Pray by Joe David Brown, and the film was shot in black-and-white. The film is set during the Great Depression in the U.S. state of Kansas and it starred the real life father and daughter pairing of Ryan and Tatum O’Neal, as on-screen father and daughter Moses and Addie.
Album of the Week
Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites, Skrillex
The EP Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites by Skrillex was released for purchase on Beatport on October 25, 2010, and is his first major release since being signed to Deadmau5′s label mau5trap Recordings. The EP was an immediate success taking over 8 of the top ten positions on the Beatport home page. Skrillex has revealed in interview that he made this EP in his apartment using a laptop.
Website of the Week
ecotrustEcoTrust is an organization that believes economic systems and ecological systems are intertwined. This means that the prosperity of the environment depends on the prosperity of the society around it. EcoTrust encourages conservation of rainforests by ideas like promoting local farmers’ products, thereby reducing the strain on local watersheds. A whopping 84% of Ecotrust’s funds go towards benefit program costs.