Monthly Archives: October 2010

Guitar Hero DLC Wishlist – November 2010

Well it’s that little time lapse in between the last DLC week of the month and the forthcoming announcement that never seems to come when you expect it.

Let’s look at last years DLC offering and build upon that.

November 5 – Band Hero Song Imports ($5 / 400 MS Points)
*61 of 65 Tracks, Requires Band Hero

November 12 – Lenny Kravitz Track Pack ($5.50 / 440 Microsoft Points)
*”Fly Away”
*”Lady”
*”Let Love Rule”

November 19 – KISS Track Pack ($5.50 / 440 Microsoft Points)
*”I Was Made For Loving You”
*”Lick It up”
*”Modern Day Delilah”

November 24 – Neversoft Thanks the Fans Track Pack
(Free, Only on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360)
*”Lemon Frosting” by Bunny Knutson
*”RockNRola” by Nancy Fullforce
*”From the Blue/Point of No Return/T.T.R.T.S” by An Endless Sporadic
*”Love Holds It Down” by Dom Liberati
*”You Really Like Me” by Davidicus and “Guilty Pleasures” by Tony Solis

Think we’ll get another free pack?… Read More

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Tiesto’s New Music Video *IS* DJ Hero 2

Activision just sent out a Press Release letting everyone know that Tiesto has decided to make Speed Rail (which appears in DJ Hero 2) a new single that you can get on iTunes now!

As well the music video for the song is comprised completely of DJ Hero 2 in-game footage!… Read More

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DJ Hero 2 Reviews at a Glimpse

Warriors of Rock received a bit of a harsh treatment from the critics, but it looks like they are being a little bit nicer to the next iteration of the DJ Hero franchise.

There seems to be pretty universal acclaim for DJ Hero 2, with the biggest praise being directed at the improvements on the engine, new additions, and the fantastic setlist.… Read More

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Guitar Hero DLC Playthrough – “Rocky Horror Picture Show Pack” – 10/26/10

When I heard that Guitar Hero Warriors of Rock was getting a three pack of Rocky Horror Picture show songs I was almost beside myself with antici-

pation.

Finally it’s October 26th and I had the pleasure of joining @elisoncrz, @thekingsy, and @darrensanch on sightreading the songs on expert vocals.… Read More

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Review: DJ Hero 2

DJ Hero is back to mix it up with some new innovations to further perfect the experience of being a fake plastic DJ.

DJ Hero came out in a turbulent time for Westernized Rhythm Gaming. A time when Activision gave us way too many Guitar Hero games to play (Metallica, Smash Hits, 5, Band Hero, and Van Halen) and Harmonix reintroduced the world to The Beatles.… Read More

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Guitar Hero: RHCP secret revealed through… Rock Band 3?

We’ll know soon enough, but early reports are saying that certain songs are MIA in Rock Band 3, particularly Soundgarden and Red Hot Chili Peppers songs.

The Soundgarden songs would be for obvious reasoning if this turns out not to just be a glitch, with them releasing their new single exclusively on Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock, but the fact that “Dani California” is missing brings up the old rumor that Activision is prepping to release a Guitar Hero: Red Hot Chili Peppers.… Read More

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Top 50 Guitar Songs of the First 5 Years of Guitar Hero (Part I)

It's hard to believe, but it's been five years since the plastic instrument genre was created for home consoles with the original Guitar Hero. Since November 8th, 2005, players have shredded their way through over 735 unique guitar charts spread across 13 different discs for the main consoles and several hundred others stemming from downloadable content. That's not even counting the endless custom tracks and GHTunes songs.
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Contest: Win Jordan Dodge’s Box o’ Stuff!

I think it’s safe to say we all like free stuff? Well I know I do! So if you want this box of awesome stuff all you have to do is leave a comment on this post and you’ll be entered.… Read More

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