The Vines Among Latest Additions To ‘Guitar Hero Live’ Soundtrack

The Vines are the last Aussie act to make the cut for the set list of the latest game in the Guitar Hero franchise, Guitar Hero Live.

Their 2014 comeback track Metal Zone features in the latest round of additions to the game’s playlist, which also includes tunes by OneRepublic, Paramore, The Mowgli’s, Asking Alexandria, Wolf Alice, Disturbed, TV On The Radio, Foster The People and Cypress Hill ft. Tom Morello.

The new recruits join a list of acts bigger than Yngwie Malmsteen’s guitarsenal, including fellow Aussies Wolfmother, Angus & Julia Stone, Jet and Courtney Barnett.

There are a number of eclectic additions to the revamped Guitar Hero playlist which, on top of more traditional riff-driven rock and metal acts like Judas Priest, Pantera and System Of A Down, also features the likes of Skrillex and The Lumineers.

But purists who feel dismayed by some of the stranger additions to the new Guitar Hero world can rest assured that the rest of the playlist reads like a Soundwave best-of.

Those who pre-order the game will even be treated to three exclusive new songs by SW13 headliners, Avenged Sevenfold.

Guitar Hero Live, which has officially been rated “M” here in Australia, will also feature a bunch of new upgrades when it’s released on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, Xbox 360, Wii U and mobile this December.

Check out the updated soundtrack, complete with its list of new additions, below.

Watch: The Vines – Metal Zone

Watch: Guitar Hero Live Gameplay Demo

Guitar Hero Live – Soundtrack Additions

OneRepublic – Counting Stars
Paramore – Now
The Mowgli’s – San Francisco
Cypress Hill ft. Tom Morello – Rise Up
Asking Alexandria – The Final Episode
The Vines – Metal Zone
Wolf Alice – Moaning Lisa Smile
Disturbed – Down With the Sickness
TV On The Radio – Lazerray
Foster the People – Coming of Age


A Day to Remember – Right Back At It Again
Alice in Chains – Stone
Alt-J – Left Hand Free
Alter Bridge – Cry of Achilles
American Authors – Best Day of My Life
Angus & Julia Stone – A Heartbreak
Anthrax – Got the Time
Architects – Grave Digger
The Avett Brothers – Another is Waiting
Band of Skulls – Asleep at the Wheel
Beartooth – I Have A Problem
Biffy Clyro – Sounds Like Balloons
The Black Keys – Gold on the Ceiling
Black Veil Brides – In the End
Blitz Kids – Sometimes
Bob Dylan – Thunder on the Mountain
Bring Me The Horizon – Shadow Moses
Broken Bells – Leave It Alone
Bruno Mars – The Lazy Song
Bullet For My Valentine – Temper Temper
Calvin Harris – Feel So Close
Carrie Underwood – Before He Cheats
Catfish and the Bottlemen – Kathleen
Chevelle – The Clincher
Courtney Barnett – Pedestrian at Best
Deap Vally – Lies
Deftones – Diamond Eyes
Dum Dum Girls – Rimbaud Eyes
Ed Sheeran – Sing
Fall Out Boy – My Songs Know What You Did In The Dark (Light Em Up)
Gary Clark Jr. – Don’t Owe You a Thang
Green Day – American Idiot
Green Day – Nuclear Family
Halestorm – Love Bites (So Do I)
Iggy Pop – Lust for Life
Jake Bugg – What Doesn’t Kill You
Jet – Are You Gonna Be My Girl?
Judas Priest – Breaking the Law
The Killers – When You Were Young
Killswitch Engage – In Due Time
Kongos – Come With Me Now
Korn – Freak on a Leash
The Lumineers – Ho Hey
Marilyn Manson – Disposable Teens
Marmozets – Move Shake Hide
Mastodon – High Road
My Chemical Romance – Na Na Na
Of Mice And Men – Bones Exposed
Neon Trees – Everybody Talks
New Politics – Harlem
Pantera – Cowboys from Hell
Paramore – Still Into You
Pearl Jam – Mind Your Manners
Pierce the Veil – King for a Day (feat Kellin Quinn)
The Pretty Reckless – Going to Hell
Queen – Tie Your Mother Down
Rage Against the Machine – Bulls on Parade
Rage Against the Machine – Guerrilla Radio
Red Hot Chili Peppers – Higher Ground
Rise Against – Tragedy + Time
The Rolling Stones – Paint It, Black
Royal Blood – Little Monster
Skrillex – Bangarang
Sleigh Bells – Bitter Rivals
Soundgarden – Been Away Too Long
The Strokes – Under Cover of Darkness
Tenacious D – Tribute
Trivium – Strife
Vista Chino – Sweet Remain
The War on Drugs – Under the Pressure
Weezer – Buddy Holly
White Zombie – Thunder Kiss ’65
Wolfmother – Sundial
ZZ Top – I Gotsta Get Paid

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