Word spread quickly mid-afternoon Wednesday that
Jared Leto essentially would be busking in front of the I Love You So Much wall at Jo’s Coffee on South Congress around 5 p.m. for anyone who showed up. A crowd of about a couple hundred fans of his band
Thirty Seconds to Mars waited about a half-hour for Leto’s arrival, which turned out to include a small choir and a supporting
It’s all part of a promo tour Leto has been on this week, with stops in a couple of other cities Monday and Tuesday, to highlight
the band’s new album "America," due out this Friday.
Thirty Seconds to Mars will return to Austin on July 7 for a show at the Austin360 Amphitheater. After Leto played two songs, with much of the crowd singing along, he offered up
the bonus of free tickets to the July concert for a fortunate 50 of those on-site.