It’s the end of the world, but it’s a beautiful day: why the new Thirty Seconds To Mars album has such a name
It’s the end of the world, but it’s a beautiful day is finally available, the new album Thirty Seconds To Mars, the anticipated singles Stuck and Seasons, as well as the unreleased Life is Beautiful, Get Up Kid and World on fire, written with Ed Sheeran.
If you’re wondering why Jared and Shannon Leto decided to call it “It’s the End of the World, But It’s a Beautiful Day,” read on to find out what’s behind that choice.
In this regard, you may be interested in our article: why there is sky in the new 30STM album.
Meaning of the title “It’s the end of the world, but it’s a beautiful day”
The explanation for the name was given by artificial intelligence, and the resulting definition was truthfully indicated in the inner packaging of the disc:
It’s the end of the world, but it’s a beautiful day: This phrase is a metaphor implying that life, despite difficult circumstances, is still worth living. This suggests that even in our darkest moments, we should take time to appreciate and enjoy the beauty of the world.
Thirty Seconds To Mars’ new album is full of optimism. This is a brilliant record that reflects a feeling of positivity, unlikeand difficult and painful circumstances in the world around us. The band wrote the album in the midst of a pandemic, experiencing the creative process as a moment of escape and lightness.
Here are the words of frontman Jared Leto on the creation of the sixth studio album from the band he founded with his brother Shannon and which has always been the fruit of their creative collaboration:
“I definitely don’t have the ability to do simple things. I always like to make my life and the lives of others interesting. I want to take every opportunity and make it as rewarding, creative and special as possible.”
“It’s the End of the World, But It’s a Beautiful Day” outlines the band’s new sonic path..
The album’s 11 songs open a new chapter of the Leto brothers’ feelings:
“Shannon and I wanted to make an album that spoke to who we are now. The leitmotif of the project is characterized by such values as optimism, celebration, vulnerability, and simplicity. We didn’t want to go back with what we’d already heard, and I think we succeeded.“, says Jared about the new album, the publication of which was preceded by the first single “Stuck”, released in May, which was successful all over the world, including Italy, where it reached 10 best broadcasts.
It’s the end of the world, but it’s a beautiful day – Tracklist
Life is Beautiful
Get up baby
Love these days
World in fire
7 to 1
never love you
Lost these days
Where to buy “It’s the End of the World, But It’s a Beautiful Day”
The new Thirty Seconds To Mars album is available in the following stores:
Universal Music Store
Purchase CDs and/or vinyl by October 1st. at a general music store to access ticket sales for the Thirty Seconds To Mars Live concert in Italy. Rules via the purchase link above.
The record is exclusive to Discoteca Laziale and is presented in ORANGE OPAQUE color with ALTERNATIVE COVER + LITHOPRINT:
By pre-ordering your copy from Mondadori, you’ll also get access to the virtual event on September 18th featuring Jared and Shannon Leto! Find out all the details here.