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MTV has spent some time playing Grand Theft Auto IV and has posted their impressions.
Steve Henderson on 03/13/08 - 06:16 AM
Are video games responsible for launching the careers of some of today's most popular musical artists? An exec at EA thinks so.
Steve Henderson on 03/09/08 - 09:23 PM
2K Sports has tapped Pitchfork to help pick the soundtrack to the Major League Baseball 2K8. Read the tracklist in the replies.
Steve Henderson on 03/03/08 - 06:42 AM
Are video games becoming more culturally relevant than music? James Montgomery takes a look at this debate in this week's Bigger Than the Sound.
Anton Djamoos on 02/27/08 - 08:08 PM
With less and less people buying albums, video games like Rock Band and Guitar Hero are catching attention as saviors of music.
Adrian Villagomez on 02/22/08 - 08:47 PM
Activision will be releasing Guitar Hero: Aerosmith this Summer.
Joe DeAndrea on 02/15/08 - 12:02 PM
Guitar Rising, set to release in late 2008, is a game similar to Guitar Hero, but there's a kicker: gamers use an actual guitar. Read about the musical notation and watch a video of the game here.
Julia Conny on 02/07/08 - 07:47 PM
The recent merger between video game developers Activision and Vivendi could prove extremely beneficial for Activision's Guitar Hero series, as Vivendi brings an extensive list of music subsidiaries which could be used in the games, including The Mars Volta, U2, Fall Out Boy, Oasis, Eminem, and more.

Source: Game Informer
Anton Djamoos on 01/22/08 - 05:03 PM
The Used ("Pretty Handsome Awkward"), Linkin Park ("No More Sorrow"), and Mastodon ("Sleeping Giant") will be featured in Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock in the form of a December 2007 download pack titled "Warner/Reprise Track Pack."

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Adrian Villagomez on 12/20/07 - 06:49 AM
The trailer for The Mars Volta's new video game (yes, really), 'Goliath The Soothsayer', can be found in the replies. The online game will be released in January.
Anton Djamoos on 12/10/07 - 08:23 AM
Metallica's first single off of their newest album will premiere in MTV's video game, Rock Band.
Anton Djamoos on 12/03/07 - 01:13 PM
Guitar Hero III may be making a "significant impact" on the record sales of bands found in the game.

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Adrian Villagomez on 11/13/07 - 09:04 AM
The Wall Street Journal has posted an interesting article about the upcoming holiday sales battle between Rock Band and Guitar Hero III. You can read the article here. Which do you plan on picking up and why?

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Blake Solomon on 10/31/07 - 01:46 PM
Fall Out Boy's "Dead On Arrival" and Boston's "Foreplay/Longtime" are just two of the tracks recently announced for EA's upcoming Rock Band. The track list can be found in the replies. For those that picked up Guitar Hero III yesterday, thoughts?

Source: ign.com
Anton Djamoos on 10/29/07 - 06:42 AM
Guitar Hero 3's guitar-not-fiddle version of "The Devil Went Down to Georgia", as performed by Steve Ouimette, can be heard here. Good luck shredding, folks.
Anton Djamoos on 10/19/07 - 02:10 PM
On November 2, Sony will start selling a 40GB Playstation 3 for $400, while the 80GB model will drop to $500. Unfortunately, the cheapo model will not support backwards-compatibility with PS2 games.
Steve Henderson on 10/18/07 - 12:58 PM
Go to the replies for the full Guitar Hero III track list, including what tier each song is on.

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Anton Djamoos on 10/15/07 - 05:34 PM
A new set of songs has been officially confirmed by Activision for the upcoming Guitar Hero III. Check the replies for new songs, along with the full list of previously announced songs.
Anton Djamoos on 10/03/07 - 06:11 AM
The Sex Pistols reunited briefly with three of the original members to provide an original master copy of "Anarchy in the UK" for the third installment of the popular Guitar Hero series. The aforementioned trio will be playing sellout shows in London in November.
Anton Djamoos on 09/25/07 - 04:27 AM
The rumored completed track list for Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock can be seen in the replies. The game is scheduled for release on all major video game consoles on October 29th courtesy of Activision.

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Brandon Allin on 09/16/07 - 12:39 PM
In a surprising turn of events, it appears the hit video game franchise Guitar Hero will be making an appearance on computers this Fall, with its third installment Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock. The console-based game will hit stores on October 29th courtesy of Neversoft.

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Brandon Allin on 09/11/07 - 07:49 AM
A Billboard article discussing Aerosmith's recording plans has unveiled a small tidbit concerning the next edition of Guitar Hero.
ArticleAerosmith is also working closely with the makers of "Guitar Hero IV," which will be dedicated to the Boston group's music. "I don't know much about the technical part of it," Perry says, "but artistically we're working hand in hand."
Anton Djamoos on 09/04/07 - 05:10 PM
Blink 182's "Always" and Senses Fail's "Buried A Lie" will be featured in Dance Dance Revolution: Hottest Party for the Nintendo Wii. The game hits shelves on September 25th.

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Joe DeAndrea on 08/27/07 - 08:56 AM
The soundtrack to the upcoming Tony Hawk game entitled Tony Hawk's Proving Ground can be seen in the replies.
Joe DeAndrea on 08/24/07 - 02:31 PM
Gallows is just one of several international bands that have made it into Guitar Hero 3. The full track list so far can be found in the replies.

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Anton Djamoos on 08/22/07 - 05:56 PM
A new list of songs apparently wasn't enough news for today; Metallica's "One" will be a master track in the upcoming Guitar Hero 3 and Rock Band.
Anton Djamoos on 08/02/07 - 09:02 PM
Rock Band the videogame is up for pre-order at Amazon and Gamespot.
Steve Henderson on 07/23/07 - 09:31 PM
A new video game will allow you to play guitar on your Nintendo DS.
DescriptionJam Sessions™ is a ground-breaking music experience that transforms the Nintendo DS™ system into a portable guitar. Players will literally strum the guitar via the Touch Screen and select chords with the +Control Pad. Now even the most “non-musical” person to become an instant rock star!
Anton Djamoos on 04/17/07 - 05:59 AM
The trailer for Grand Theft Auto IV has surfaced online.
Joe DeAndrea on 03/29/07 - 03:25 PM
Japanese game maker, Nintendo, announced on Friday the recall of 3.2 million straps for its popular Wii video game controllers.

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Melissa Johnson on 12/15/06 - 09:07 AM
Remember when Joel Zumaya of the Detroit Tigers was benched during the play-offs due to pitching injuries? The team has now concluded that it wasn't from his throwing technique, but from his hours of playing Guitar Hero.
Melissa Johnson on 12/15/06 - 08:46 AM

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