New Guitar Hero III Tracks Today

There are some new tracks for Guitar Hero III today for the Xbox 360 and probably the Playstation 3 later today. The Coldplay Track Pack contains three songs from the band; Violet Hill, Yellow, and God Put a Smile Upon Your Face. The pack costs 500 Microsoft points, so download and mellow out.

GH3 – Dragonforce on Expert: 100% Complete

People are saying that this video is real, and it certainly looks real, but I just can’t believe it. Anyway, this guy actually got 100% on Through the Fire and Flames by Dragonforce while on Expert. Holy crap, how does someone do this?

Guitar Hero 3 Gets Some Motorhead and More


Activision has released a new track pack for Guitar Hero 3 today and it contains some of your favorite Motorhead tracks, which you can see below. This pack costs $6.25 and you can find it both on the Xbox 360 and the Playstation 3.

  • Motorhead – “(We Are) The Road Crew”
  • Motorhead – “Stay Clean”
  • Motorhead – “Motorhead”

In addition to the three new songs, they’ve also announced that they will be releasing three more content packs throughout June. The next update will contain the following three songs, which will be available on June 12th.

  • Kasabian – “Shoot the Runner”
  • Kasier Chief – “I Predict a Riot”
  • Sex Pistols – “Problems (Live)”

Guitar Hero III PS3 Getting Free God of War Track for Free

God of War Song for Guitar Hero III

I guess the title says it all doesn’t it? If you own Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock for the Playstation 3, you’ll be getting a free God of War inspired track on June 5th, as can be found (barely) in the latest Playstation Underground newsletter. Cool! I’ll definitely be downloading it, whatever song it may be. Mostly just because I’m cheap and love free stuff though.

Music Themed Video Game Deals on Amazon

Guitar Hero III Bundle

Amazon is having another video game day on their Gold Box Deals page and all games today are music themed. These deals should go quick, because music based games are the hot products these days. The Deal of the Day is a Guitar Hero III bundle. Check out the site throughout the day for the rest of the deals.

Guitar Hero III on Your Blackberry

Yes, another version of Guitar Hero III is being tossed around, this time for the Blackberry. Hands-On Mobile, who brought Guitar Hero III to the mobile platform, has stated that the mobile version of the game has achieved 7.5 million song downloads in less than six months, so it seems like it’s the right decision to give even more people the option to play. As part of the licensing agreement, the game will be distributed by Magmic Games, and can be purchased via

Don’t Forget: Dropkick Murphys

Just another reminder that 3 tracks from the band, Dropkick Murphys is available for download for free in celebration of St. Paddys Day. This is on both the Xbox 360 and Playstation 3 versions of Guitar Hero III. Even if you aren’t into punk music, you can’t beat free and you most likely need some new songs to play anyway.

St. Patricks Day: Get Drunk & Play Guitar Hero

Dropkick Murphys

Activision has announced that in celebration of St. Patricks Day, they will be offering 3 free tracks for Guitar Hero III. This content pack contains all songs from the band, Dropkick Murphys and will be available “mid march” according to the press release. The songs are “Famous for Nothing,” “(F)lannigan’s Ball” and “Johnny, I Hardly Knew Ya.” I’ve actually never heard anything from this band before, but I’d still download this stuff, because hey, it’s free.

Guitar Hero Tourneys in Apple Stores

Guitar Hero III

Aspyr Media, the folks behind the Mac version of Guitar Hero III has announced a series of Guitar Hero III tournaments around the country that will be held in many different Apple stores. Locations and times are as follows:

* Mall of America (Bloomington, MN), 3/1 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
* San Francisco (Stockton St.), 3/15 2 p.m – 4 p.m.
* Pasadena (Colorado Blvd.), 3/15 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
* International Plaza (Tampa, FL), 3/15 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
* Crossgates (Albany, NY), 3/15 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
* North Shore (Peabody, MA), 3/15 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
* Memorial City (Houston, TX), 3/15 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
* North Michigan Avenue (Chicago, IL), 3/22 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
* Third Street Promenade (Santa Monica, CA), 3/22 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
* Fifth Avenue (New York, NY), 3/22 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
* Soho (New York, NY), 4/1 or 4/2 6:30 p.m. TBD

Guitar Hero III “No Doubt Track Pack”

No Doubt

The latest Guitar Hero III update has hit the Xbox 360 and should hit the PS3 later today. The No Doubt Track pack contains three all original songs as performed by No Doubt for the price of 500 Microsoft points. The songs included are:

  • Don’t Speak
  • Excuse Me Mr
  • Sunday Morning