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Win a Guitar Hero 5 & Band Hero from Activision and Roadrunner Records!

January 28, 2010 drainu182 0
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Activision and Roadrunner Records are celebrating the nomination of Megadeath and Nickelback by running a kickass giveaway. Check out the info below:

In honor of our Grammy Nominated acts Megadeth and Nickelback, Activision is giving 3 lucky winners the chance to win a copy of both Guitar Hero 5 AND Band Hero!

Guitar Hero® is starting 2010 off with a bang and a great selection of new downloadable tracks. Building upon an already vast catalog of downloadable music compatible …

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Why the Music Industry Hates Guitar Hero (Wired article)

February 24, 2009 drainu182 2

Lately, it seems like the best articles about the music biz come from Wired. Anyways, Edgar Bronfman is pissed off.. yet again. Is it because he just became a grandfather? Nope, it’s because all of those music video games like Guitar Hero and Rock Band have made over $2.3 billion and he’s gotten very little of that cut. At a time when the music industry’s tanking, Edgar recognizes that something has to be done.

“The amount being paid to the

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Metallica Guitar Hero Game Release Date

January 21, 2009 spidersex 0

If you love Metallica and video games, you’ll be happy to know that you’ll get the perfect combo when the Metallica Guitar Hero video game comes out on March 29th (in North America) for Xbox 360 and PS3. Everyone else can get it in may, including Wii and PS2 owners.

In the game, you’ll be able to play it in single instrument or band career mode which lets you haze your second bassist till he leaves the band and sue

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Adam Jones of Tool Interview: Looks like brunette Taylor Hawkins, talks about licensing songs in Guitar Hero

October 19, 2008 drainu182 0

Adam Jones of Tool sat down with Rolling Stone to talk about how Tool agreed to let their songs “Schism”, “Parabola” and “Vicarious” be used in the new Guitar Hero World Tour videogame coming up this month as long as the band was allowed to design the artistic background. Because Tool’s all about the “art”.. friggin snobs. He also bares a striking resemblance to Taylor Hawkins of the Foo Fighters (drummer dude) if he were older and had brown hair. …

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Guitar Hero 4 Tracklist (Unconfirmed)

July 25, 2008 drainu182 0

From NME.com because I’m too lazy to give my opinion on it:

Guitar Hero 4′ tracklisting leaked online?
A rumoured tracklist for the new ‘Guitar Hero IV: World Tour’ has appeared on gaming site GoNintendo. The site claims the list is real and confirmation is expected in the next few days, reports Consolemonster.com.

‘Guitar Hero IV: World Tour’ is expected to be released this winter.

Activition/Red Octane spokesperson declined to comment.

The rumoured tracklisting is:

‘Dope Nose’ – Weezer
‘The …