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Band Hero Latest News - PS3

Game Description: The latest spin-off of the massively successful Guitar Hero property, Band Hero features a more pop-oriented, family-friendly setlist, including tracks from Taylor Swift, Lily Allen, No Doubt, The All-American Rejects, Jackson 5, Janet Jackson, and the Go-Go's.
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  • Maroon 5's Adam Levine Files Lawsuit Against Activision

    Adam Levine, the singer/guitarist for Maroon 5 and coach on NBC's TV series The Voice, is suing Activision for the way his likeness was used in Band Hero, the publisher's family-friendly rhythm game released back in November 2009. Levine did a mo-cap performance for the game's lone Maroon 5 song, but he wasn't happy to later learn that his...

    Posted August 5, 2011

    Maroon 5's Adam Levine Files Lawsuit Against Activision
  • Queen, Avenged Sevenfold, Disturbed, And Shinedown Packs Announced For Guitar Hero

    Break out the leather pants and fake moustaches (if your facial hair is as thin as mine), because rock legends Queen have returned to Guitar Hero in the form of a new three song track pack. The pack includes such Queen favorites as “Crazy Little Thing Called Love,” “Killer Queen,” and “Somebody to Love,” and...

    Posted July 6, 2010

    Queen, Avenged Sevenfold, Disturbed, And Shinedown Packs Announced For Guitar Hero
  • Activision Announces January DLC For Guitar Hero

    Good news Guitar Hero 5 fans looking for new downloadable tracks. Activision will be releasing a healthy amount of content over the coming weeks in the form of three new track packs. Vampire Weekend fans will be able to check out two new songs off of the band’s upcoming album, Contra, in addition to one track from their debut album....

    Posted January 7, 2010

    Activision Announces January DLC For Guitar Hero
  • Activision Answers No Doubt's Suit Over Band Hero

    Last month, we brought you the word that band No Doubt is suing Activision over its portrayal in music game Band Hero, claiming that the game "transformed No Doubt band members into a virtual karaoke circus act" by having them "sing, dance and perform over sixty songs" without getting their permission. Activision has...

    Posted December 9, 2009

    Activision Answers No Doubt's Suit Over Band Hero
  • Fewer Guitar Hero Games In 2010, Activision Promises Another DJ Hero

    In 2010, Activision has launched Guitar Hero 5, Band Hero and DJ Hero, the last of which marks the company's first attempt to create an original music property since launching Guitar Hero. A still-down economy combined with annually slumping music game sales, however, means even Activision will be reducing the numbers of games it releases next...

    Posted November 13, 2009

    Fewer Guitar Hero Games In 2010, Activision Promises Another DJ Hero
  • No Doubt Sues Activision Over Band Hero

    The band No Doubt has filed a lawsuit against Activision over just-released music game Band Hero. According to the suit, Activision only had permission to use No Doubt's image to sing three of the band's songs, but instead, it "transformed No Doubt band members into a virtual karaoke circus act" by having them "sing, dance and...

    Posted November 4, 2009

    No Doubt Sues Activision Over Band Hero
  • Band Hero Track Lists Revealed

    Watch Larger Version | Watch HD Version Activision has released the track lists for the console and Nintendo DS versions of its upcoming family-centric music game, Band Hero, and they includes quite a variety of genres and sounds (But not nearly enough Taylor Swift if you ask me. Just three songs?! Come on Activision. Don’t skimp on...

    Posted October 20, 2009

    Band Hero Track Lists Revealed
  • First Band Hero Tracks Revealed

    I still don't really know why Activision is releasing both Guitar Hero 5 and Band Hero this year. The former is targeting the hardcore, the latter acting as a carrot for the mainstream. Is that necessary? Anyway, the games will have separate track lists and the first few have been revealed over at MSN, which debuted the first trailer for Band...

    Posted July 21, 2009

    First Band Hero Tracks Revealed
  • If Activision Dropped PS3 Support This Year, Here's What PS3 Owners Couldn't Play

    Activision is threatening to drop support for PlayStation 3 (and PSP, but let's focus on the big target here) if Sony doesn't drop the price of their hardware soon. As the world's largest third-party publisher, Activision wields power. If Activision made good on their threats, what would be the impact? I combed through the company's upcoming...

    Posted June 19, 2009

    If Activision Dropped PS3 Support This Year, Here's What PS3 Owners Couldn't Play
  • Holiday Buyers Guide 2009: Top Music Games

    Posted: November 24, 2009

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  • Guitar Hero 5 Presents KISS Downloadable Songs Trailer

    Posted: November 20, 2009

    2,203 Views | 01:27

  • Band Hero Review

    Posted: November 16, 2009

    4,238 Views | 02:17

  • Band Hero Behind the Scenes Video

    Posted: November 3, 2009

    643 Views | 02:16

  • Band Hero All Access Preview

    Posted: October 22, 2009

    4,502 Views | 02:26

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