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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
  • Music DLC Round-Up -- Week Of September 7

    The Beatles: Rock Band and Guitar Hero 5 are now both in the wild, and while there's plenty of rocking to be done with their respective playlists, there are still a number of new tracks heading your way this week just in case you feel like expanding your virtual setlist a bit further. Guitar Hero 5 fans can now get their hands on three tracks...

    Posted September 10, 2009

    Music DLC Round-Up -- Week Of September 7
  • Music DLC Round-Up -- Week Of August 31

    Obviously, this is a big week for Guitar Hero fans, thanks to the release of Guitar Hero 5. And while the game comes packed with an impressive amount of tracks, Activision has gone ahead and thrown some first-week downloadable content your way as well in the form of the Rolling Stone's Live Track Pack. Rock Band gets some much appreciated...

    Posted September 3, 2009

    Music DLC Round-Up -- Week Of August 31
  • 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
  • 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
  • Activision Looking At Project Natal, Sony Motion For Guitar Hero

    Where do music games go from here? DJ Hero and Scratch: The Ultimate DJ are exploring otherwise ignored areas of music, but Guitar Hero and Rock Band may begin stretching themselves thin. In an interview with CVG, Guitar Hero 5 project lead Brian Right said he's looking at Project Natal and Sony's motion technology for ideas, though he hasn't...

    Posted August 20, 2009

    Activision Looking At Project Natal, Sony Motion For Guitar Hero
  • 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
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