Yet Another Guitar Hero II post

I know I’m like a broken record (Ha! Punny.) when it comes to Guitar Hero II, but it really does rawk.

Check out MTV Overdrives’s show The G-Hole (Episode 9) for some cool behind-the-scenes footage of Guitar Hero II.

Cooperative multiplayer looks killer, especially the fact that you can play at different skill levels.

Oh, and here’s a lenghty, semi-confirmed tracklisting:

Opening Licks:
Strutter – Kiss
Mother – Danzig
Monkey Wrench – Foo Fighters
Shout At The Devil – Motley Crue
Tonight I’m Gonna Rock You Tonight – Spinal Tap

Heart Shaped Box – Nirvana
Message In A Bottle – Police
Woman – ?Wolfmother*
You Really Got Me – Van Halan (Kinks)
Carry On Wayward Son – Kansas

String Snappers:
Surrender – Cheap Trick
Them Bones – Alice in Chains
Search and Destroy – ?The Stooges*
Tatooed Love Boys – The Pretenders
War Pigs – Sabbath

Thrash and Burn:
Cherry Pie – Warrant
Who Was In My Room Last Night – Butthole Surfers
Girlfriend – ?Darkness, maybe Mathew Sweet*
Can’t You Hear Me Knocking – Rolling Stones
Sweet Child of Mine – Guns N’ Roses

Return of the Shred:
Killing In The Name – Rage Against The Machine
John The Fisherman – Primus
Freya – ?Sword*
Bad Reputation – ?Thin Lizzy, maybe Joan Jett*
Jessica – Allman Brothers

Relentless Riffs:
Crazy On You – Heart
Trippin On A Hole In A Paper Heart – Stone Temple Pilots
Rock This Town – Stray Cays
Last Child – Aerosmith
Stop – ?Janes Addiction*

Furious Fretwork:
Madhouse – Antrhax

Already confirmed songs:

Hangar 18 – Megadeath
Laid to Rest – Lamb of God
Misirlou – Dick Dale
Beast and the Harlet – Avenged Sevenfold
Freebird – Lynrd Skynrd
YYZ – Rush.
Psychobilly Freakout – Rev. Horton Heat

*(artist not confirmed)

[Via Joystiq]

UPDATE: No sooner had I posted this information than the real deal list was released.

1. Opening Licks
Motley Crue – Shout at the Devil
Danzig – Mother
Cheap Trick – Surrender
Wolfmother – Woman
Spinal Tap – Tonight I’m Gonna Rock You Tonight

2. Amp-Warmers
Kiss – Strutter
Nirvana – Heart-Shaped Box
Police – Message in a Bottle
Van Halen – You Really Got Me
Kansas – Carry on Wayward Son

3. String-Snappers
Foo Fighters – Monkey Wrench
Alice in Chains – Them Bones
Iggy Pop and the Stooges – Search and Destroy
Pretenders – Tattooed Love Boys
Black Sabbath – War Pigs

4. Thrash and Burn
Warrant – Cherry Pie
Butthole Surfers – Who Was in My Room Last Night
Mathew Sweet – Girlfriend
Rolling Stones – Can’t You Hear Me Knockin’
Guns N’ Roses – Sweet Child O’ Mine

5. Return of the Shred
Rage Against the Machine – Killing in the Name Of
Primus – John the Fisherman
Sword – Freya
Thin Lizzy – Bad Reputation
Aerosmith – Last Child

6. Relentless Riffs
Heart – Crazy on You
Stone Temple Pilots – Tripping on a Hole in a Paper Heart
Stray Cats – Rock This Town
Allman Brothers – Jessica
Jane’s Addiction – Stop

7. Furious Fretwork
Anthrax – Madhouse
Living End – Carry Me Home
Lamb of God – Laid to Rest
Reverend Horton Heat – Psychobilly Freakout
Rush – YYZ

8. Face-Melters
Avenged Sevenfold – Beast and the Harlot
Suicidal Tendencies – Institutionalized
Dick Dale – Misirlou
Megadeth – Hangar 18
Lynyrd Skynyrd – Free Bird

Also, check out the synergy of YouTube videos for each song on the new setlist.


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