Football players rest with a game of Madden, and the world hasn’t imploded in a bit of postmodern confusion. It shouldn’t be any surprise that Trent Reznor, who’s scored a couple of video games in his day, plays a gaming representation of axe grinding. It should baffle no one that Donna’s guitarist Allison Robertson purportedly had a bit of trouble playing her own band’s “Take It Off” in virtual form.
At any rate, Guitar Hero II, the sequel to the best drunken party game ever, was released earlier this week with more than forty tracks. If you’re not sure what all the hype is about, here are a few reviews for you to get familiar.