Matt Bellamy Joins Guitar Hero 5 and Trailer/Screens

Bellamy joins Johnny Cash, Carlos Santana and Shirley Manson as part of the all-star lineup of in-game artists (1:56)
Activision has announced that the multi-talented Matt Bellamy will bring his trademark falsetto and intense guitar shredding to the virtual stage as an in-game playable rocker in Guitar Hero 5. In addition to his likeness, the frontman of UK alternative band Muse is bringing one of the band's most popular singles, "Plug in Baby", to the massive 85 song on-disc set list. The latest installment of Guitar Hero series is scheduled to hit the store shelves on September 1st, for Xbox 360, Wii, PS3 and PS2. A new trailer and two screenshots have been added in our download area.