With 30 Seconds to Mars’ brand-new single, “Up in the Air,”whetting fans’ appetites for the band’s upcoming fourth album, Love, Lust, Faith & Dreams, we thought it would be a good time to revisit drummer Shannon Leto’s Gimme 10! article from the May 2010 issue of Modern Drummer magazine.
1. Be inspired by the experiences you’ve had in life-the good, the bad, and the ugly. I never want to be trapped into doing the same thing. So I try to remain open-minded. If I’m not open to new ideas, then I’m limiting my creative process.