Guitar Hero 5 dated for September 1

By Patrick Garratt
27 May 2009 07:24 GMT


Activision’s dated Guitar Hero 5 for a September 1 release on the game’s official site.

The move puts the game head-to-head with The Beatles: Rock Band, which released on September 9.

Artists known to be included in Activision’s latest include:

  • The Rolling Stones
  • The White Stripes
  • Kings of Leon
  • Tom Petty
  • Bob Dylan
  • Johnny Cash
  • Santana
  • Vampire Weekend
  • Beastie Boys
  • Coldplay
  • Duran Duran
  • Gorillaz
  • Jimmy Eat World
  • Muse
  • The Raconteurs

Thanks, Kotaku.

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