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  • Bon Jovi Supports Cobain Protest

    + Are you ready for more on the potential lawsuit between Courtney Love and Activision over the use of Kurt Cobain's image in Guitar Hero 5? Eighties rocker Jon Bon Jovi is on Love's side... or at least sees where she's coming from. Bon Jovi says Activision approached him about being a playable character in the game, but he turned the offer...

    Posted September 17, 2009

    Bon Jovi Supports Cobain Protest
  • Does Courtney Love Have A Case Against Activision For Guitar Hero 5?

    If you've been following the gaming press lately, you've no doubt heard about Courtney Love's twitter threats to sue Activision over the use of Kurt Cobain's image in Guitar Hero 5. Basically, you can unlock the Nirvana frontman as a playable character and use him to sing any song in the game, including tunes by Arctic Monkeys, Garbage and Jon...

    Posted September 15, 2009

    Does Courtney Love Have A Case Against Activision For Guitar Hero 5?
  • TheFeed's Weekend Playlist: Scribblenauts, Guitar Hero 5 And A Whole Lotta Beatles

    This has been a strange week at G4: A lot of TheFeed's crew have been laid out by various nerd-related diseases, and everyone else is traveling, or just listless with post-PAX letdown disorder. We're all using the weekend to recharge our mental and physical batteries, mostly with the help of the Fab Four! Read on to see what your favorite G4...

    Posted September 11, 2009

    TheFeed's Weekend Playlist: Scribblenauts, Guitar Hero 5 And A Whole Lotta Beatles
  • Activision Says Courtney Love Approved Kurt Cobain, Love Continues Denial

    In order to incorporate Kurt Cobain into Guitar Hero 5, Activision and Neversoft would have needed consent from widow Courtney Love. Earlier today, Love told her Twitter followers that never happened. Activision has since fired back in a statement to several websites that such accusations are in accurate; Love did, in fact, sign off on Cobain's...

    Posted September 10, 2009

    Activision Says Courtney Love Approved Kurt Cobain, Love Continues Denial
  • September DLC For Guitar Hero 5 Announced

    This month's DLC for Guitar Hero 5 is interesting to say the least. First, there were five previously announced Rolling Stones live tracks. Today, Activision dropped word of new tracks from Street Sweeper Social Club, AFI and The Yeah, Yeah, Yeahs. Hmm... interesting mix. Check out the fill track list below. Read More?

    Posted September 3, 2009

    September DLC For Guitar Hero 5 Announced
  • Harmonix Speaks On Musicians That Badmouth Music Games

    A lot of popular musicians have spoken out against games like Rock Band and Guitar Hero, saying that they rather have kids play "real" instruments. Harmonix's John Drake views these games as a possibly gateway for players to get into playing actual instruments in an interview with CVG he said: "I think they're missing the point....

    Posted September 2, 2009

    Harmonix Speaks On Musicians That Badmouth Music Games
  • Music Game News And Cataloging Site Plastic Axe Launches

    If you eat, breathe, and inappropriately dream about music games, then let your web browser’s bookmarking function know you’ll be stopping by in a few seconds. See, veteran video games writer, musician and G4tv.com contributor Joe Rybicki recently launched Plastic Axe, a passion project of his, designed specifically for the millions...

    Posted August 25, 2009

    Music Game News And Cataloging Site Plastic Axe Launches
  • Guitar Hero 5 Downloadable Content Won't Work In Guitar Hero: World Tour

    With Guitar Hero 5, Neversoft and Activision are delivering a hotly requested feature introduced in Rock Band 2: the ability to transfer downloadable content from one game to another. Your Guitar Hero: World Tour downloadable content will work just fine in Guitar Hero 5, but there's a catch: it won't work the other way around, according to an...

    Posted August 24, 2009

    Guitar Hero 5 Downloadable Content Won't Work In Guitar Hero: World Tour
  • Five Rolling Stones Tracks Coming To Guitar Hero V

    Lock up your grandmas: The Rolling Stones are coming to town! Activision just announced the first five DLC tracks for Guitar Hero V, and they are all Rolling Stones favorites, in live form. Here's the list: Prodigal Son (Live 1969)" You Gotta Move (Live 1969)" Under My Thumb (Live 1969)" I'm Free (Live 1969) ...

    Posted August 19, 2009

    Five Rolling Stones Tracks Coming To Guitar Hero V
  • Microsoft Passed On Harmonix's Frequency, Indirectly Inspired Guitar Hero

    Yesterday, I spoke with former Microsoft vice president Ed Fries shortly before his session at The Ayzenberg Group's [A] List Summit. I already posted his assessment on how the "big three" console companies are faring, but I wanted to share this excellent story about how Fries was indirectly responsible for Guitar Hero. Apparently...

    Posted August 14, 2009

    Microsoft Passed On Harmonix's Frequency, Indirectly Inspired Guitar Hero
  • Activision Unveils Guitar Hero 5's "Rockfest" Mode

    Once the full band was introduced to music games, it seemed as if little new could come from the genre, but that's not going to stop Activision from trying to inject new features into upcoming rock and/or roll simulator Guitar Hero 5. In an interview with 1Up, Neversoft's Brian Bright detailed a bunch of new features in Guitar Hero 5's online...

    Posted August 5, 2009

    Activision Unveils Guitar Hero 5's "Rockfest" Mode
  • Avatars Playable In Xbox Guitar Hero 5

    Watch Larger Version | Watch HD Version I like making little fake computer game versions of myself as much as the next guy, but the problem with all three systems' avatar systems has, thus far, been a lack of support for avatars in games. Guitar Hero 5 is changing that, at least on Xbox. When the game launches on September 1st, your...

    Posted July 31, 2009

    Avatars Playable In Xbox Guitar Hero 5
  • Fifteen New Guitar Hero 5 Tracks (And A Lot More) Are Revealed

    A bunch more tracks were revealed for Guitar Hero V, but rather than just print the list for you, please check out this viral style video... it's a tiny bit NSFW, if you work somewhere really prudish. Good stuff, eh? In case you don't want to watch the video, here are the new tracks: 3 Doors Down - “Kryptonite” Arctic...

    Posted July 30, 2009

    Fifteen New Guitar Hero 5 Tracks (And A Lot More) Are Revealed
  • Jimmy Page And Jack White Don't Like Guitar Hero

    It's interesting to find out how rockers feel about music games like Guitar Hero and Rock Band. Yeah, they're just games, and we just have fun with them, but it must be surreal to have your art, job and craft appear in a video game. If you've poured your life-blood and passion into a musical composition, it must be really, really weird to have...

    Posted June 23, 2009

    Jimmy Page And Jack White Don't Like Guitar Hero
  • Guitar Hero Could Support DJ Hero Peripheral In Future

    As expected, the guys at Neversoft are all about potentially using the DJ Hero controller in a future game. I guessed as much when DJ Hero was revealed to support the guitar controller for certain tracks. Guitar Hero director Brian Bright dropped the following quote on Eurogamer TV: "We've worked with [DJ Hero creator FreeStyleGames],...

    Posted June 12, 2009

    Guitar Hero Could Support DJ Hero Peripheral In Future
  • Guitar Hero 5 Carlos Santana Announcement Trailer

    Posted: July 21, 2009

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  • Guitar Hero 5 Gameplay Features Trailer

    Posted: July 13, 2009

    6,699 Views | 01:15

  • Guitar Hero 5 E3 2009 Project Director Interview

    Posted: June 10, 2009

    515 Views | 03:34

  • Guitar Hero 5 Report

    Posted: June 3, 2009

    313 Views | 02:54

  • Guitar Hero 5 E3 2009 Brian Bright Interview

    Posted: June 2, 2009

    5,380 Views | 08:41

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