30 Seconds To Mars 30 Seconds To Mars (Also Thirty Seconds To Mars,30stm Or Abbreviated As Tstm) Is An AmericanAlternative Rock Band Formed By The Vocalist JaredLeto In Los Angeles, California In 1998. Since 2007,The Band Consists Of Jared Leto (Vocals, Guitar,Bass, Piano, Synthesizer), His Brother Shannon Leto(Drums) And Tomo Milicevic (Guitar, Keyboard,Violin, Synthesizer). After The Departure Of MattWatcher (Now De Angels & Airwaves) In 2007, TimKelleher Became The Bassist Support Live ForPresentations. Braxton Olita (Keyboard) WasIntegrated In New Tour "This Is War Tour" From2009. It Had Also Previously Band With GuitaristsSolon Bixler (Now De Great Northern) And KevinDrake (Now From Polaroid Kiss).
Training (1998)Official Symbols Of The Band.The Band Was Formed In 1998 In Los Angeles,California By Brothers Leto, Principal Founder JaredLeto (Vocals, Guitar, Bass, Keyboard), And His OlderBrother Shannon Leto (Drums). 30 Seconds To MarsBegan As A Duo, With Only A Family Project, ButThings Started To Work Quite Quickly And Soon MattWatcher Joined The Band As Bassist, Would LikeSolon Bixler On Rhythm Guitar And Later AlsoGuitarist Kevin Drake (Although The Permanence OfThe Latter Would Be Considerably Less). ShortlyAfter Completing The Training, Guitarist Kevin DrakeLeft The Band Due To Issues Primarily Related ToTourism.
Awards and nominations30 Seconds To Mars Has Received 80 Awards From 145 Nominations.The August 31, 2006 The Band Won The Mtv2 Award For Her Single "The Kill". TheOctober 26, 2006 At The Mtvu Woodie Awards, The Band Won Best Video Woodie:Live Action, "The Kill". Leto Of 30 Seconds To Mars In Concert.In January 2007, A Beautiful Lie, The Second Album Of The Band, Was CertifiedPlatinum. On August 8, 2007, Kerrang! Announced That 30 Seconds To Mars HadBeen Nominated For Two Categories Of The Kerrang! Awards 2007, BestInternational Breakthrough Artist And Best Single: "The Kill". On August 24, OnlyReceived The Award For Best Single, Which Was "The Kill", The Other Award WasLost To Madina Lake. The April 14, 2007, The Band Won The Award For Best NewArtist At The TRL Awards. The April 29, 2007, The Band Won Best Rock Video AndVideo Of The Year For His Single "The Kill" At The MTV Video Music Awards InAustralia. On November 1, 2007, The Band Won The MTV Europe Music AwardsFor "Rock Out" In One Of The Two Categories In Which They Were Nominated. TheDecember 21, 2007, 30 Seconds To Mars Won Fuse Best Of 2007 Award, Won InCompetition Against Korn And Had Amassed Over 7 Million Votes. 31 Bands AndArtists Such As Muse, Linkin Park, My Chemical Romance And Avenged SevenfoldWere Also Included In The Contest.
On February 1, 2008, The Band Won The Award For Best InternationalBreakthrough In The Bandit Rock Awards In Stockholm, Sweden. OnAugust 2, 2008, 30 Seconds To Mars Won The Video Star By TheMusic Video "A Beautiful Lie" At MTV Asia Awards 2008 In Genting,Malaysia. The August 21, 2008, 30 Seconds To Mars Won Two Of TheFour Kerrang! Of Which Were Nominated For, The Band Won BestInternational Band And Best Single "From Yesterday". The October 16,2008 He Won Best International Rock Artist In The Los Premios MTVLatin America, 2008. On November 6, 2008, Hosted The VIP SectionMTV Europe Music Awards, Interviewing The Likes Of Kid Rock,Anastacia And Sugababes. He Added To His Collection With An MTVEMA Video Star By "A Beautiful Lie" And The Rock Out Award.In January 2009, "A Beautiful Lie" Video Was Certified Gold By MtvInternational. In July 2010 The Band Won Best International Band AtThe Kerrang! Awards 2010. The September 12, 2010, The Band WonBest Rock Video For Her Single "Kings And Queens" At The 2010 MTVVideo Music Awards. November 7, 2010 Was Won Best Rock BandAward At The 2010 MTV Europe Music Awards.On June 9, 2011, 30 Seconds To Mars Was Named Best International BandAnd Best Single With Their Song "Hurricane" In Kerrang! , 2011.
Members Former MembersMatt Wachter - Bass, Synthesizer (2001-2007)Solon Bixler - Guitar (2001-2003)Kevin Drake - Guitar (2001-2002) Members Live SupportBraxton Olita - Keyboard, Synthesizer (2009-present)Matt Mcjunkins - Bass (2011-present) Former Members Live SupportTim Kelleher - Bass, Keyboard (2007-2010)
DiscographyMain Article: Discography 30Seconds To Mars.Studio Albums2002: 30 Seconds To Mars2005: A Beautiful Lie2009: This Is War2013: Love, Lust, Faith And DreamsEp2007: AOL Sessions Undercover2008: To The Edge Of The EarthLive Albums2011: MTV Unplugged: 30 SecondsTo MarsSimple2002: "Capricorn (A Brand NewName)"2003: "Edge Of The Earth"2005: "Attack"2006: "The Kill"2006: "From Yesterday"2007: "A Beautiful Lie"2009: "Kings And Queens"2010: "Closer To The Edge 2010: "Hurricane"2010: "This Is War"2013: "Up In The Air