Mars Transmission – Newsletter n°76

Take 40

This Week – 03/09/2011

‘Take 40 Live’ Performance
Take 40 Live

MARS played a secret location performance last week in Melbourne, Australia for Take 40 Live In The City. Aussie’s can catch the set on TV on GO! at 12.30pm, Sunday March 27th. To see photos and a video teaser of the show, visit

The Cobrasnake’s Perth Photos
The Cobrasnake Perth Photos

The Cobrasnake captured some photos of Thirty Seconds To Mars at the Soundwave Festival in Perth, Australia on March 7th. Check out the set HERE.

MARS Covers Kerrang!

MARS on Kerrang! Magazine Cover

Thirty Seconds To Mars is on the cover of Kerrang! Magazine this week. The cover story takes you on a live report of MARS at Soundwave. Pick up the latest issue of Kerrang! in stores now.

Mars Tattoos
Tattoo 1

Kyna rocks her love for MARS — permanently — with ‘Provehito In Altum’ and the MARS glyphic tattoos on her back. 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
US: ‘Closer To The Edge’ for VH1 Vspot Top 20 Countdown
UK: Rate ‘Closer to the Edge’ as the NME Best Video of 2010
Latin America: Keep ‘Hurricane’ at #1 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: TRL Awards 2011 vote Jared for Best Look
Italy: TRL Awards 2011 for Best Band



Mar. 10, 2011 – Muscat, Oman
Intercontinental (Buy Tickets)

Mar. 11, 2011 – Yas Island, Abu Dhabi
UAE (Buy Tickets)


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

May 6, 2011 – Montreal, QC
(Pre-Sale Tickets) Pw: triad (Buy Tickets)

May 7, 2011 – Quebec City, QC
Pavilion de la Jeunesse
(Pre-Sale Tickets) Pw: triad (Buy 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

Echelon in Mexico City used location to their best advantage for the Human Triad mission. They gathered together at the Palacio de Bellas Artes, which was sure to catch the attention among tourists and passerbys! Click the photo to see it in full-size:
Mexico City Human Triad
We have loved all your Candlelight Triad submissions! Now, it’s time to launch the HUMAN TRIAD MISSION. Compose the 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. This avatar by @yagomars is a great reminder to vote for MARS daily:
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 Stencil • Full Size Poster

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

Weekly Picks From the Band

Book of the Week
Mountain Beyond MountainsMountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, A Man Who Would Cure the World is a non-fiction, biographical work by American writer Tracy Kidder. The story traces the life of physician and anthropologist Paul Farmer. The book was a New York Times Notable Book for 2003.
Movie of the Week
Black SwanBlack Swan is a 2010 American psychological thriller film directed by Darren Aronofsky and starring Natalie Portman, Vincent Cassel, and Mila Kunis. Its plot revolves around a production of Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake ballet by a prestigious New York City company. The production requires a ballerina to play both the innocent White Swan and the sensual Black Swan. One dancer, Nina (Portman), is a perfect fit for the White Swan, while Lily (Kunis) has a personality that matches the Black Swan. When the two compete for the parts, Nina finds a dark side to herself.
Album of the Week
Alive 2007 - Daft Punk
Alive 2007 is a live album by Daft Punk, first released on November 19, 2007. It is the second album recorded live by the duo, following Alive 1997. Alive 2007 features their performance at Bercy in Paris from June 14, 2007. The first single from the album, « Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger (Alive 2007) » was released digitally on October 15, 2007. The album won the Grammy Award for Best Electronic/Dance Album in 2009.
Website of the Week
Social Venture NetworkThe Social Venture Network (SVN) is a network of socially responsible business leaders committed to building a just and sustainable world through socially and environmentally sustainable business. As of 2007, SVN has over 430 members in the United States. SVN has been identified as the launching pad for several other successful organizations in the business ethics and corporate social responsibility spheres, including Investors’ Circle, Net Impact, Business Alliance for Local Living Economies (BALLE), and Business for Social Responsibility (BSR).


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