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The Morning Call
The Romantics, at SteelStacks tonight, set to release new music, but know fans crave '80s hit 'What I Like About You'titles of tunes on the sides of cans and bottles. In 2007, The Romantics sued o
The Romantics, at SteelStacks tonight, set to release new music, but know fans crave '80s hit 'What I Like About You'
The Morning Call / Posted 5 hours ago
titles of tunes on the sides of cans and bottles. In 2007, The Romantics sued over "What I Like About You" being used in Guitar Hero Encore: Rocks the 80s. What might be surprising is that The Romantics, which has performed consistently since... Read more
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Gamasutra
If the rumor about the NX is true, what does that mean for Nintendo?fundamentally hampered by being a console. Mass market success doesn't look lik
If the rumor about the NX is true, what does that mean for Nintendo?
Gamasutra / Posted 11 hours ago
fundamentally hampered by being a console. Mass market success doesn't look like Wii Bowling anymore, it doesn't look like Guitar Hero or Rock Band. Mass market success doesn't even look like a game console anymore. So I'm not sure where NX fits... Read more
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The Morning Call
Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week$43.75, www.ticketmaster.com, 800-745-3000. It wasn’t all that long ago that D
Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
$43.75, www.ticketmaster.com, 800-745-3000. It wasn’t all that long ago that Davy Knowles was being touted as the next guitar hero. His work with his band Back Door Slam established him as a blues-rock guitarist extraordinaire as it released... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Rocker Zakk Wylde returns to the �Shadows� after 20 yearsrock with the likes of Ozzy Osbourne and his own Black Label Society. But he ha
Rocker Zakk Wylde returns to the �Shadows� after 20 years
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted yesterday
rock with the likes of Ozzy Osbourne and his own Black Label Society. But he has a soft side, too. The New Jersey-born guitar hero displayed that on his 1996 solo album �Book of Shadows,� and he returned to the acoustic realm again on this... Read more
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Orange County Register
Deadheads gather at Irvine Meadows one last timehas developed into something special. Launched by founding Grateful Dead singe
Deadheads gather at Irvine Meadows one last time
Orange County Register / Posted 2 days ago
has developed into something special. Launched by founding Grateful Dead singer-guitarist Bob Weir and modern-day singer-guitar hero John Mayer, the aptly dubbed Dead & Company performed a marathon-length performance before an enthusiastic and... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Plugged or unplugged, Peter Frampton remains ready to rockcatalog. It received plenty of attention -- including some raised eyebrows from
Plugged or unplugged, Peter Frampton remains ready to rock
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
catalog. It received plenty of attention -- including some raised eyebrows from those who know Frampton best as an electric guitar hero. �People have been trying to get me to do it for years, and I just didn�t want to try it and I know think it was... Read more
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Game Informer
Five Video Game Franchises That Lost Their WaySoon afterward, developer Robomodo was handed the reins to the series. That's w
Five Video Game Franchises That Lost Their Way
Game Informer / Posted 3 days ago
Soon afterward, developer Robomodo was handed the reins to the series. That's when it face-planted. In a time where Guitar Hero and Rock Band had become immensely popular, Activision chose to create a plastic skateboard peripheral with four... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Sherwin Linton celebrates 60 years of show businesshave it,” he said. He decided to fashion himself a guitar out of a cigar box, r
Sherwin Linton celebrates 60 years of show business
ABC Newspapers / Posted 4 days ago
have it,” he said. He decided to fashion himself a guitar out of a cigar box, ruler and rubber bands. “I was the original Guitar Hero,” he said. When the family moved to Hazel, South Dakota, Linton borrowed a real guitar from his first music... Read more
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Gamasutra
Q&A: Creating the hacker-cyberpunk game Quadrilateral Cowboyhe's drawn inspiration from Looking Glass stealth classic Thief. You've previo
Q&A: Creating the hacker-cyberpunk game Quadrilateral Cowboy
Gamasutra / Posted 4 days ago
he's drawn inspiration from Looking Glass stealth classic Thief. You've previously described Quadrilateral Cowboy as the Guitar Hero of coding, which is a really fascinating shorthand given that in Guitar Hero you have fake guitars with fake... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Clapton's guitar raises £34,320 to help medical bills Guitar hero: Eric Clapton A guitar owned by rock legend Eric Clapton has bee
Clapton's guitar raises £34,320 to help medical bills
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
Guitar hero: Eric Clapton A guitar owned by rock legend Eric Clapton has been sold at auction to help pay the medical bills for a Texas musician whose wife recently died of leukaemia. The 2014... Read more
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Gamasutra
Brendan Chung on the 4 year journey to release Quadrilateral Cowboyhe's drawn inspiration from Looking Glass stealth classic Thief. You've previo
Brendan Chung on the 4 year journey to release Quadrilateral Cowboy
Gamasutra / Posted 4 days ago
he's drawn inspiration from Looking Glass stealth classic Thief. You've previously described Quadrilateral Cowboy as the Guitar Hero of coding, which is a really fascinating shorthand given that in Guitar Hero you have fake guitars with fake... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
5 Best Bets: On stage, on the beachof nostalgic hits — the Doobie's "China Grove" comes immediately to mind — as w
5 Best Bets: On stage, on the beach
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
of nostalgic hits — the Doobie's "China Grove" comes immediately to mind — as well as the opportunity for some extended guitar-hero jams.Of course, Santana also has an assortment of radio-friendly favorites ranging from oldie "Oye Como Va" to... Read more
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Games Radar
Shigeru Miyamoto needs to take a napthe original DS. His one other big idea was the disastrous, universally loathed
Shigeru Miyamoto needs to take a nap
Games Radar / Posted 7 days ago
the original DS. His one other big idea was the disastrous, universally loathed Wii Music. In 2008, when music games like Guitar Hero and Rock Band positively dominated the gaming market alongside unusual Wii exclusives like Wii Fit and even the... Read more
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The New Statesman
The £7m fingers: how Jeff Beck became a guitar hero by saying noBeck to the Yardbirds because he didn’t want to give up his own lucrative caree
The £7m fingers: how Jeff Beck became a guitar hero by saying no
The New Statesman / Posted 7 days ago
Beck to the Yardbirds because he didn’t want to give up his own lucrative career as a session musician – the idea of the guitar hero as solipsistic soloing genius was still a few months away from being invented. It was two years before the... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Best weekend bets in Volusia: On stage, on the beachof nostalgic hits — the Doobie's "China Grove" comes immediately to mind — as w
Best weekend bets in Volusia: On stage, on the beach
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
of nostalgic hits — the Doobie's "China Grove" comes immediately to mind — as well as the opportunity for some extended guitar-hero jams.Of course, Santana also has an assortment of radio-friendly favorites ranging from oldie "Oye Como Va" to... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
Best bets: On stage, on the beachof nostalgic hits — the Doobie's "China Grove" comes immediately to mind — as w
Best bets: On stage, on the beach
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
of nostalgic hits — the Doobie's "China Grove" comes immediately to mind — as well as the opportunity for some extended guitar-hero jams.Of course, Santana also has an assortment of radio-friendly favorites ranging from oldie "Oye Como Va" to... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Celebrities who died too youngthe age of 27 on July 3, 1971. Before his rise to fame, Morrison attended UCLA,
Celebrities who died too young
KECI Missoula / Posted 9 days ago
the age of 27 on July 3, 1971. Before his rise to fame, Morrison attended UCLA, where he was enrolled in the film program. Guitar hero Jimi Hendrix also died when he was 27. He was found dead in a London flat on Sept. 18, 1970, with an inquest... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Paramount Hires Google Exec Rebecca Mall as Co-President of Domestic Marketingat Activision, where he led the marketing efforts and campaigns for Skylanders
Paramount Hires Google Exec Rebecca Mall as Co-President of Domestic Marketing
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 10 days ago
at Activision, where he led the marketing efforts and campaigns for Skylanders 2016 mobile game and the relaunch of the Guitar Hero franchise. Prior to Activision, Orlando held consumer marketing roles at Adidas and Nike. Tidwell played a key... Read more
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Alabaster Reporter
Old-school fun revived at Hooligansmore on the games themselves, not the prize you can win. Sykes said he’s conce
Old-school fun revived at Hooligans
Alabaster Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
more on the games themselves, not the prize you can win. Sykes said he’s concentrating now on getting newer marque games – Guitar Hero and the Terminator Salvation are next on his list. Hooligan’s Family Fun has also become a new location for new... Read more
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The Irish Times
Going out: the best of what’s on this weekImpossible Gentlemen, with drummer Adam Nussbaum and pianist Gwilym Simcock; un
Going out: the best of what’s on this week
The Irish Times / Posted 12 days ago
Impossible Gentlemen, with drummer Adam Nussbaum and pianist Gwilym Simcock; unique UK vocalist Liane Carroll; and local guitar hero Mike Nielsen. But the real stars of the festival are the enthusiastic students on the accompanying summer school,... Read more
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Aspen Daily News
Virtuoso Guitarists Descend on Aspenyears ago and was mesmerized. Buckethead played with Guns ‘N Roses for four yea
Virtuoso Guitarists Descend on Aspen
Aspen Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
years ago and was mesmerized. Buckethead played with Guns ‘N Roses for four years, but his style far transcends big-hair guitar hero jams and glam metal. Cutting riffs and danceable chord progressions will keep the feet moving, although last time... Read more
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Al.com
Tip Top Cafe: Legendary Alabama venue's saga of hot music, bootlegging, underage partyersGoo Goo Dolls. 311. Collective Soul. Kenny Wayne Shepard. Better Than Ezra. Lef
Tip Top Cafe: Legendary Alabama venue's saga of hot music, bootlegging, underage partyers
Al.com / Posted 15 days ago
Goo Goo Dolls. 311. Collective Soul. Kenny Wayne Shepard. Better Than Ezra. Leftover Salmon. And plenty of underground heroes, like Dead Milkmen, Flat Duo Jets, Fishbone, Fetchin' Bones and Quadrajets. Roots-oriented artists, such as Bo... Read more
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Game Informer
Eight Of The Best Uses of Licensed Songs In Video Gamesthe game’s narrative and the real-world story of Kojima and Konami This list c
Eight Of The Best Uses of Licensed Songs In Video Games
Game Informer / Posted 16 days ago
the game’s narrative and the real-world story of Kojima and Konami This list couldn’t exist without some mention of the Guitar Hero series, even if it would be nearly impossible to nail down to just one standout track from the hundreds of songs... Read more
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Billboard
DragonForce Readying First Greatest Hits Collectiontrack from 2006’s Inhuman Rampage that sparked a watershed moment in DragonForc
DragonForce Readying First Greatest Hits Collection
Billboard / Posted 18 days ago
track from 2006’s Inhuman Rampage that sparked a watershed moment in DragonForce’s career. The song’s inclusion in the Guitar Hero video game catapulted the band’s international profile and inspired multitudes of gamers to try to keep up with... Read more
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Gamasutra
NEW GAMES ARTWORK AND VFX STUDIO START UP - THE DIGI MONSTERS – ARE OPEN FOR BUSINESSis founded by former leading artists from Activision | Blizzard studio FreeStyl
NEW GAMES ARTWORK AND VFX STUDIO START UP - THE DIGI MONSTERS – ARE OPEN FOR BUSINESS
Gamasutra / Posted 18 days ago
is founded by former leading artists from Activision | Blizzard studio FreeStyleGames, makers of the critically acclaimed Guitar Hero Live & DJ Hero games. Having also worked on some of Activision’s other best loved IPs such as Call Of Duty and... Read more
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Gamasutra
GUITAR HERO LIVE GOES ON FESTIVAL TOUR FOR THE SUMMERAway Classic Rock Fest – July 20 Summer Rock Fest– August 17 Additionally, t
GUITAR HERO LIVE GOES ON FESTIVAL TOUR FOR THE SUMMER
Gamasutra / Posted 18 days ago
Away Classic Rock Fest – July 20 Summer Rock Fest– August 17 Additionally, there will be themed shows outside of ‘Guitar Hero On Tour’ for players to look forward to. Each show will be added to the GHTV library where players can choose to... Read more
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Carroll County News
CALENDAR OF EVENTSwill host an after-hours teen all-screens game night at 6 p.m. Friday, July 15.
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Carroll County News / Posted 21 days ago
will host an after-hours teen all-screens game night at 6 p.m. Friday, July 15. Game stations will be set up for Minecraft, Guitar Hero and more. For more information call 870-423-2323. JULY 16Lions Club Car ShowThe Lions Club Car Show will take... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Jeff Beck, Kris Kristofferson and DJ Shadow top week's new musicJeff Beck of being a shrinking violet. But with the fittingly titled Loud Haile
Jeff Beck, Kris Kristofferson and DJ Shadow top week's new music
Calgary Sun / Posted 21 days ago
Jeff Beck of being a shrinking violet. But with the fittingly titled Loud Hailer (British slang for a megaphone), the gruff guitar hero is truly in a feisty mood. And he’s come out swinging with his most aggressive disc in ages — musically and... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Coshocton museum to host Beers ‘n’ Bits July 22exhibit gallery on Friday, July 22, from 8 to 11 p.m. There will be lots of ga
Coshocton museum to host Beers ‘n’ Bits July 22
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 21 days ago
exhibit gallery on Friday, July 22, from 8 to 11 p.m. There will be lots of games to choose from, such as Just Dance 2016, Guitar Hero, Super Smash Brothers Melee, Mario Kart Double Dash and a variety of Xbox games. Beer, snacks and soda will be... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Listening Room: Chevelle, Heart, Schoolboy Q, The Eagles and more new releasesreleases include: � Anderson/Stolt, �Invention of Knowledge� (InsideOut): Form
Listening Room: Chevelle, Heart, Schoolboy Q, The Eagles and more new releases
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
releases include: � Anderson/Stolt, �Invention of Knowledge� (InsideOut): Former Yes frontman Jon Anderson teams with prog guitar hero Roine Stolt of Transatlantic and the Flower Kings on a set of expansive, intricate songs suites. � Biffy Clyro,... Read more
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Sun Star
Best GoT S6 Youtube VideosRickon Stark (Art Parkinson), and Ramsay Bolton (Iwan Rheon). Game of Thrones:
Best GoT S6 Youtube Videos
Sun Star / Posted 22 days ago
Rickon Stark (Art Parkinson), and Ramsay Bolton (Iwan Rheon). Game of Thrones: Auditions Compilation Channel: Super Guitar Hero Length: 13:42 Do you want to see how your favorite GoT characters were casted? Then you should check this video... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Screaming Females NZ August 2016 With Special Guests BOZOalternative rockstar out there today.” – Shirley Manson, Garbage"When Marissa
Screaming Females NZ August 2016 With Special Guests BOZO
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 22 days ago
alternative rockstar out there today.” – Shirley Manson, Garbage"When Marissa plays she doesn't hold back. She's a female guitar hero. I like anybody who just lays it out there and goes for it.” – J Mascis, Dinosaur Jr“[Screaming Females] are a... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
The Royal Tinfoil, Heyrocco, The Savants of Soul, The Kenny George Bandstories all come from living day by day,” says drummer Tanner Cooper. The new s
The Royal Tinfoil, Heyrocco, The Savants of Soul, The Kenny George Band
Charleston City Paper / Posted 23 days ago
stories all come from living day by day,” says drummer Tanner Cooper. The new songs, at their most irreverent, reference Guitar Hero and use the word “doofus,” and at their most serious explore the pains of love and the sometimes unbearable lows... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Music Picks July 7-13Ratt is a band of scabs—including a baby-faced new singer—surrounding original
Music Picks July 7-13
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 23 days ago
Ratt is a band of scabs—including a baby-faced new singer—surrounding original drummer Bobby Blotzer. Dokken is missing its guitar hero George Lynch (who's working with local producer Joe Haze on a new band, Uni-Mog) and another key member in Jeff... Read more
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Sun Star
Lumawag: Best GoT S6 Youtube VideosRickon Stark (Art Parkinson), and Ramsay Bolton (Iwan Rheon). Game of Thrones:
Lumawag: Best GoT S6 Youtube Videos
Sun Star / Posted 23 days ago
Rickon Stark (Art Parkinson), and Ramsay Bolton (Iwan Rheon). Game of Thrones: Auditions Compilation Channel: Super Guitar Hero Length: 13:42 Do you want to see how your favorite GoT characters were casted? Then you should check this video... Read more
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News.com.au
The only Ace in the packmusic (”that’s what he’s made of”), her sister is “not in music at all”) and El
The only Ace in the pack
News.com.au / Posted 23 days ago
music (”that’s what he’s made of”), her sister is “not in music at all”) and Elkberg is working in “something related to Guitar Hero in gaming.” She released her autobiography, which translated to Winning the World, in Swedish and has spent the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
The only Ace in the packmusic (”that’s what he’s made of”), her sister is “not in music at all”) and El
The only Ace in the pack
The Courier Mail / Posted 23 days ago
music (”that’s what he’s made of”), her sister is “not in music at all”) and Elkberg is working in “something related to Guitar Hero in gaming.” She released her autobiography, which translated to Winning the World, in Swedish and has spent the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
The only ace in the packmusic (”that’s what he’s made of”), her sister is “not in music at all”) and El
The only ace in the pack
Adelaide Now / Posted 23 days ago
music (”that’s what he’s made of”), her sister is “not in music at all”) and Elkberg is working in “something related to Guitar Hero in gaming.” She released her autobiography, which translated to Winning the World, in Swedish and has spent the... Read more
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IGN
Footage of Reportedly Canceled Call of Duty: Roman Wars Emergesto experiment with the series back in 2008, and was taking pitches from various
Footage of Reportedly Canceled Call of Duty: Roman Wars Emerges
IGN / Posted 23 days ago
to experiment with the series back in 2008, and was taking pitches from various developers. At that time, Skylanders and Guitar Hero developer Vicarious Visions started work on Roman Wars, which centered around Julius Caesar's tenth legion. The... Read more
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Salon.com
Five great live albums: From Otis Redding to Built to Spillrock while avoiding its clichés. Built to Spill, which draws from bits of prog-
Five great live albums: From Otis Redding to Built to Spill
Salon.com / Posted 24 days ago
rock while avoiding its clichés. Built to Spill, which draws from bits of prog-rock and hasn’t given up on the idea of the guitar hero, released an almost perfect live album here: Beautifully recorded, played with enormous energy, it’s also a bit... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
10 places Guns N' Roses went all rock-roll on Chicagoits music. Melodies build until they're ready to burst from tension, which is i
10 places Guns N' Roses went all rock-roll on Chicago
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
its music. Melodies build until they're ready to burst from tension, which is invariably released by Slash's long, "guitar hero" solos. Then, as in "Patience," "Dust and Bones" and "Sweet Child O' Mine," the band joins in for a big, anthemic... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Archive: Greg Kot reviews Guns N' Roses at Alpine Valley in 1991its music. Melodies build until they're ready to burst from tension, which is i
Archive: Greg Kot reviews Guns N' Roses at Alpine Valley in 1991
Chicago Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
its music. Melodies build until they're ready to burst from tension, which is invariably released by Slash's long, "guitar hero" solos. Then, as in "Patience," "Dust and Bones" and "Sweet Child O' Mine," the band joins in for a big, anthemic... Read more
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Game Informer
Rhythm Heaven Megamix Review – Nintendo’s Strange Musical Adventure Improvesof minigames. Rhythm Heaven’s minigames are simpler and more diverse than the
Rhythm Heaven Megamix Review – Nintendo’s Strange Musical Adventure Improves
Game Informer / Posted 28 days ago
of minigames. Rhythm Heaven’s minigames are simpler and more diverse than the pattern-replicating gameplay of titles like Guitar Hero and Rock Band. They typically use a single input and ask players to tap along with the beat or press a button... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama teen born without arms longs to meet guitar legend SlashJohnRoss Murphree, 17, started playing Guitar Hero when he was just three years
Alabama teen born without arms longs to meet guitar legend Slash
Al.com / Posted 29 days ago
JohnRoss Murphree, 17, started playing Guitar Hero when he was just three years old, spiraling him into the world of music. Now, he plays the guitar and the keyboard, and wants to pursue a musical career after he finishes school. JohnRoss, of... Read more
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Mashable
We've tried out the new deadmau5 VR Cardboard apphis show and for some reason the security guard doesn’t want you in. This great
We've tried out the new deadmau5 VR Cardboard app
Mashable / Posted 29 days ago
his show and for some reason the security guard doesn’t want you in. This great little sequence turns into a simple Tap Tap/Guitar Hero style challenge. Using the button on the cardboard you slowly turn the situation into a back alley dance-off and... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Musicians remember Scotty Moore, Elvis' guitaristRecords sides, and continuing to work with Presley into his career with RCA. Hi
Musicians remember Scotty Moore, Elvis' guitarist
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 29 days ago
Records sides, and continuing to work with Presley into his career with RCA. His playing would make him perhaps the first guitar hero of the rock era, and he would shape the genre and several generations of musicians to come, from the Rolling... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Musicians remember Scotty Moore, Elvis' guitaristRecords sides, and continuing to work with Presley into his career with RCA. Hi
Musicians remember Scotty Moore, Elvis' guitarist
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 29 days ago
Records sides, and continuing to work with Presley into his career with RCA. His playing would make him perhaps the first guitar hero of the rock era, and he would shape the genre and several generations of musicians to come, from the Rolling... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Musicians remember Scotty Moore, Elvis' guitaristRecords sides, and continuing to work with Presley into his career with RCA. Hi
Musicians remember Scotty Moore, Elvis' guitarist
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 29 days ago
Records sides, and continuing to work with Presley into his career with RCA. His playing would make him perhaps the first guitar hero of the rock era, and he would shape the genre and several generations of musicians to come, from the Rolling... Read more
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11 News Houston
Musicians remember Scotty Moore, Elvis' guitaristRecords sides, and continuing to work with Presley into his career with RCA. Hi
Musicians remember Scotty Moore, Elvis' guitarist
11 News Houston / Posted 29 days ago
Records sides, and continuing to work with Presley into his career with RCA. His playing would make him perhaps the first guitar hero of the rock era, and he would shape the genre and several generations of musicians to come, from the Rolling... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Musicians remember Scotty Moore, Elvis' guitaristRecords sides, and continuing to work with Presley into his career with RCA. Hi
Musicians remember Scotty Moore, Elvis' guitarist
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 29 days ago
Records sides, and continuing to work with Presley into his career with RCA. His playing would make him perhaps the first guitar hero of the rock era, and he would shape the genre and several generations of musicians to come, from the Rolling... Read more
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