Rock Band 2, Guitar Hero World Tour share 16 songs

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As it turns out, there is a finite number of songs worth licensing for a rhythm game. So when Guitar Hero World Tour and Rock Band 2 vie for alone time in your living room this fall, don't be surprised when you play some identical tunes. We count sixteen:
  • "The Kill" - 30 Seconds to Mars*
  • "Ramblin' Man" - The Allman Brothers Band
  • "One Way or Another" - Blondie
  • "Livin' on a Prayer " - Bon Jovi
  • "Feel the Pain" - Dinosaur Jr.
  • "Go Your Own Way" - Fleetwood Mac
  • "Everlong" - Foo Fighters
  • "American Woman" - The Guess Who
  • "Mountain Song" - Jane's Addiction
  • "The Middle" - Jimmy Eat World
  • "Our Truth" - Lacuna Coil
  • "Float On" - Modest Mouse
  • "Lazy Eye" - Silversun Pickups
  • "Today" - Smashing Pumpkins
  • "B.Y.O.B." - System of a Down*
  • "Monsoon" - Tokio Hotel*
*Denotes song available for Rock Band 2 as DLC.

This article was originally published on Joystiq.