METALLICA, SLAYER, QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE Confirmed For 'Guitar Hero III'

METALLICA's "One", SLAYER's "Raining Blood" and QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE's "3's and 7's" are among the newly confirmed tracks for the upcoming Activision title Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock.

As previously reported, former GUNS N' ROSES and current VELVET REVOLVER guitarist Slash will provide an original track for Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock, as well as make an appearance in-game as a boss battle character. The legendary guitarist will not, however, be easy to get to: In order to "unlock" Slash (who donned a motion-capture suit so game makers could track his every pluck), players will have to face him in a one-on-one shredding duel after completing all the songs in the game.

Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock confirmed songs so far:

"3's and 7's" - QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE*
"Barracuda" - HEART
"Cherub Rock" - SMASHING PUMPKINS*
"Cities on Flame with Rock and Roll" - BLUE ÖYSTER CULT
"Cult of Personality" - LIVING COLOUR*
"Even Flow" - PEARL JAM *
"Knights of Cydonia" - MUSE*
"La Grange" - ZZ TOP
"Lay Down" - PRIESTESS*
"The Metal" - TENACIOUS D*
"Miss Murder" - AFI *
"Mississippi Queen" - MOUNTAIN
"My Name Is Jonas" - WEEZER*
"The Number of the Beast" - IRON MAIDEN*
"One" - METALLICA*
"Paint It Black" - THE ROLLING STONES*
"Paranoid" - BLACK SABBATH
"Raining Blood" - SLAYER *
"Reptilia" - THE STROKES*
"Rock and Roll All Nite" - KISS
"Rock You Like a Hurricane" - SCORPIONS
"Sabotage" - BEASTIE BOYS*
"School's Out" - ALICE COOPER
"She Builds Quick Machines" - VELVET REVOLVER*
"Slow Ride" - FOGHAT
"Suck My Kiss" - RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS*
"Through the Fire and Flames" - DRAGONFORCE*
"Welcome to the Jungle" - GUNS N' ROSES*

* Original master recordings

"Guitar Hero III: Legends Of Rock" is slated for release on the Xbox 360, Playstation 3, Nintento Wii and Playstation 2 on October 29.

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