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If you're wondering when Guitar Hero: World Tour will get a track pack comprised of three random acts from the Vagrant Records label, then we're about to explode your mind. The game's latest DLC features three tracks from artists Thrice, Alexisonfire and Sense Fail. Just try to curtail your excitem...

July 24th 2009 at 10:30pm 0 Comments
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A new track pack for Guitar Hero World Tour is available today, featuring three tracks from the Eagles of Death Metal, who are neither the Eagles nor a death metal band (Discuss.) The track pack features one single from each of the band's three albums, so it's kind of a sampler of the band's career...

July 17th 2009 at 11:00pm 0 Comments

Have you ever been so lacking in patience that you just want to jump right in while someone is playing a Guitar Hero track? Well, a new feature in Guitar Hero 5 (aka Guitar Hero World Tour 2) lets you do just that. There's also the option to play any four instruments you like, but we already knew t...

July 13th 2009 at 10:30pm 0 Comments
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UK's aptly named Official Chart Company has a fairly progressive idea for how to more accurately tabulate the sales success of musical artists on its Official Download Chart -- by including the sales statistics for tracks offered as downloadable content for rhythm titles such as Rock Band, Guitar H...

July 9th 2009 at 6:30pm 0 Comments
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Yet another crazy music game fire sale from RedOctane today: For $49.99 on PS2, $59.99 on Wii or $69.99 on PS3 or 360, you can pick up a two-pack of Guitar Hero: Metallica and Guitar Hero: Smash Hits.As an added bonus, you'll also get a free Guitar Hero World Tour shirt. Now, you should by no means...

July 8th 2009 at 6:57pm 0 Comments
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Is the drum kit above (to the right) what Guitar Hero 5 will be shipping with when it hits this September? We're not 100% sure, but a trusted source at our sister site Engadget sent in the blurry shot, leading us to believe it could very well be. The new set bears a strong resemblance to that other...

July 6th 2009 at 5:30pm 0 Comments
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Break out those tattered jeans and torn up flannel, because Guitar Hero: World Tour is getting a new DLC pack for the punk in all of us. Dubbed the Epitaph Punk-O-Rama Track Pack, the download features three tunes from three separate well-known Epitaph artists. It may be a bit more on the mainstrea...

July 3rd 2009 at 4:15pm 0 Comments
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Everyone's favorite plastic peripheral purveyor, Red Octane, is having a bit of a deal today. The normally $60 wireless guitar and $20 wired microphone for Guitar Hero World Tour (across all platforms) are being offered together in a $50 package -- today only! If you're less than impressed by the G...

July 1st 2009 at 11:00am 0 Comments
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For those of you stuck in the Guitar Hero: World Tour bus, looking for some new tunes to crank out, know that some international influence is about to rock your copy of Activision's game. The sixth European track pack is now available for download, and includes the following songs: Placebo &n...

June 12th 2009 at 4:00am 0 Comments
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If you're one of the few people left on this planet whose living room, den and foyer aren't littered with fake plastic instruments, it's time for your induction. EB Games is doing a huge online sale right now for slightly "worn" copies of nearly every peripheral-centric rhythm title to come out of...

June 9th 2009 at 4:50pm 0 Comments