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Could there be a new ‘Guitar Hero’ game on the way?
Could there be a new ‘Guitar Hero’ game on the way?
Could another Guitar Hero game be in the works? Microsoft's $68.7 billion acquisition of Activision Blizzard has prompted many people to wonder about the possibility. Activision is responsible for a number of major gaming franchises. If there was any doubt their IP was of interest to their new owner, Microsoft Gaming CEO Phil Spencer has suggested there is interest in many of the company's iconic
Chrissie Hynde never really wanted to be punk-rock royalty
Chrissie Hynde never really wanted to be punk-rock royalty
Since 1978, the Pretenders’ outspoken singer/songwriter/rhythm guitarist Chrissie Hynde and her band have brought sophisticated compositional smarts and instrumental chops to punk rock. They took the music to radio and MTV in the early ’80s, subversively selling it to people who thought they were just listening to exciting rock ’n’ roll. Hynde spoke exclusi...
10 bands from the ’90s you probably didn’t know were still releasing music
10 bands from the ’90s you probably didn’t know were still releasing music
While a singer’s precious declaration mid-set of “Here’s a song off our new record” may be the bathroom battle cry for many at a concert (you remember those, don’t you?), there are plenty of music lovers who either can’t wait to hear some of the new stuff or already know it and went there specifically for it. Problem is, many musicians don’t t...
These 13 emo albums are the perfect soundtrack to your college years
These 13 emo albums are the perfect soundtrack to your college years
Writer/director Judd Apatow accurately summed up college when he said: “College is the reward for surviving high school.” It’s true. The college experience proffers unprecedented freedom and a constant buzz of wonder—alive in every cup of ramen noodles and late-night study group. You may have left your...
These were the most-played Guitar Hero songs on Christmas
These were the most-played Guitar Hero songs on Christmas
The holidays are the perfect time to shred on a video-game guitar, surrounded by friends and family. This Christmas was no exception, particularly following the much-anticipated October release of Guitar Hero Live. Read more: Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong wants to end pop punk The team over at Guitar Hero have released their list of the top 20 songs played On Demand this past Christmas. It's an
Blink-182, Panic! At The Disco, Echosmith, more to be featured on ‘Guitar Hero Live’
Blink-182, Panic! At The Disco, Echosmith, more to be featured on ‘Guitar Hero Live’
A whole new set of songs have just been announced for Guitar Hero Live, including popular bands Blink-182, Panic! At The Disco, Echosmith, You Me At Six and more. Check out the full tracklist below and don't forget to pick up the game when it comes out on October 20 for Xbox One, Xbox 360, Playstation 4, Playstation 3, Wii U and mobile devices.  Read more: ... Read More ...
Paramore, Asking Alexandria, Disturbed, more announced for ‘Guitar Hero Live’
Paramore, Asking Alexandria, Disturbed, more announced for ‘Guitar Hero Live’
Guitar Hero shared an announcement on Twitter revealing the next batch of artists to be featured on the long-awaited installment, Guitar Hero Live. The packed list of artists includes Paramore, Asking Alexandria, Disturbed and more. Guitar Hero Live is scheduled for release on October 20 for Xbox One, Xbox 360, Playstation 4, Playstation 3, Wii U and mobile devices. Check ou ...
Watch Gerard Way, Pete Wentz test out newly revealed “Guitar Hero Live”
Watch Gerard Way, Pete Wentz test out newly revealed “Guitar Hero Live”
ORIGINAL POST: April 14, 2015 @ 12 p.m. ET Guitar Hero has just announced the long-awaited new version of their game, Guitar Hero Live, which boasts two modes—one which allows you to play to "real crowds" and the other, GHTV, which they describe as "the world's first playable music video network," where you can choose to play along to a library of hundreds of videos. The game,