First 24 Guitar Hero 5 Songs Revealed


24 of Guitar Hero 5‘s “85 songs by 83 artists” have been confirmed today. The initial set list includes hit tracks from the likes of Beck, Beastie Boys, Bob Dylan, David Bowie, Coldplay, Tom Petty, Wolfmother and more. Hit the jump to see some of the songs you’ll be rockin’ out to when the game ships September 1st for PS2, PS3, Wii and Xbox 360.

· Band Of Horses – “Cigarettes, Wedding Bands”

· Beastie Boys – “Gratitude”

· Beck – “Gamma Ray”

· Billy Squier – “Lonely Is The Night”

· Blur – “Song 2”

· Bob Dylan – “All Along The Watchtower”

· Children Of Bodom – “Done With Everything, Die For Nothing”

· Coldplay – “In My Place”

· Darkest Hour – “Demon(s)”

· David Bowie – “Fame”

· Deep Purple – “Woman From Tokyo (’99 Remix)”

· Elliott Smith – “L.A.”

· Iggy Pop – “Lust For Life (Live)”

· Jeff Beck – “Scatterbrain (Live)”

· John Mellencamp – “Hurts So Good”

· Kings Of Leon – “Sex On Fire”

· Queens Of The Stone Age – “Make It Wit Chu”

· Rose Hill Drive – “Sneak Out”

· Santana – “No One To Depend On (Live)”

· The Bronx – “Six Days A Week”

· Thrice – “Deadbolt”

· Tom Petty – “Runnin’ Down A Dream”

· Vampire Weekend – “A-Punk”

· Wolfmother – “Back Round”

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