Unlock the following characters by beating the corresponding gigs:
CHARACTER - HOW TO UNLOCK
Adam Levine - Beat the Maroon 5 "She Will Be Loved" gig.
Adrian Young - Beat the No Doubt "Don't Speak" gig.
Frankenrocker - Beat the Diamond Bonus Challenge for the Fall Out Boy "Sugar, We're Goin' Down" gig.
Gwen Stefani - Beat the No Doubt "Just A Girl" gig.
Shadow Character - Beat the Gold Bonus Challenge for the David Bowie "Let's Dance" gig.
Taylor Swift - Beat the Taylor Swift "Love Story" gig.
Tom Dumont - Beat the No Doubt "Just A Girl" gig.
Tony Kanal - Beat the No Doubt "Don't Speak" gig.
Activate the following cheats by entering the corresponding codes:
CHEAT FUNCTION - CHEAT CODE
Always Slide - GREEN, GREEN, RED, RED, YELLOW, BLUE, YELLOW, BLUE
Auto kick - YELLOW, GREEN, RED, BLUE, BLUE, BLUE, BLUE, RED
Air instruments - RED, RED, BLUE, YELLOW, GREEN, GREEN, GREEN, YELLOW
All hammer-ons and pull-offs - GREEN, GREEN, BLUE, GREEN, GREEN, GREEN, YELLOW, GREEN
Contest winner 1 - GREEN, GREEN, RED, RED, YELLOW, RED, YELLOW, BLUE
Focus mode - YELLOW, GREEN, RED, GREEN, YELLOW, BLUE, GREEN, GREEN
Clean screen (no HUD) mode - GREEN, RED, GREEN, GREEN, YELLOW, GREEN, GREEN, GREEN
Invisible characters - GREEN, RED, YELLOW, YELLOW, YELLOW, BLUE, BLUE, GREEN
Performance mode - YELLOW, YELLOW, BLUE, RED, BLUE, GREEN, RED, RED
Unlock all characters - BLUE, BLUE, GREEN, GREEN, RED, GREEN, RED, YELLOW
Unlock the following bonuses by performing the corresponding tasks:
BONUS - HOW TO UNLOCK
Air Instruments - Beat the Platinum Bonus Challenge for Aly & AJ "Like Whoa"
All Slider Gems - Beat the Platinum Bonus Challenge for Styx "Mr. Roboto"
Auto Kick - Beat the Gold Bonus Challenge for Duran Duran "Rio"
HUD Free Mode - Beat the Platinum Bonus Challenge for Alphabeat "Fascination"
Invisible Characters - Beat the Platinum Bonus Challenge for Filter "Take A Picture"
Unlockable Secret Notes:
To unlock the secret notes, you must play all of the songs on the disc by the artists the secret notes correspond to, scoring 4 or more stars in either Career or Quickplay mode.
SECRET NOTE - HINT/ANSWER
Secret Notes 1 - *e*** *c*****y. (Jesse McCartney)
Secret Notes 2 - **n** ***k***. (Janet Jackson)
Secret Notes 3 - *** *ol**** ****e*. (The Rolling Stones)
Secret Notes 4 - **l* *ll**. (Lily Allen)
Secret Notes 5 - A** * A*. (Aly & Aj)
Secret Notes 6 - ***o*n 5. (Maroon 5)
Secret Notes 7 - **v** *o***. (David Bowie)
Secret Notes 8 - *v***s***c*. (Evanescence)
Secret Notes 9 - H*****. (Hinder)
Secret Notes 10 - *a* B****a*. (Pat Benatar)
Secret Notes 11 - *o ***b*. (No Doubt)
Secret Notes 12 - ***v** **y*. (Marvin Gaye)
Secret Notes 13 - **i** *i***. (Spice Girls)
Secret Notes 14 - **ll*** ****l*. (Village People)
Secret Notes 15 - **l*** **ff. (Hillary Duff)
Secret Notes 16 - *e***w***d. (Yellow Card)
Secret Notes 17 - *h* *ll-**e***** **j****. (The All-American Rejects)
Secret Notes 18 - **y O*****. (Roy Orbison)
Secret Notes 19 - **r* **u****. (Carl Douglas)
Welcome to Band Hero - Beat all of the tutorials.
Rise to Fame - Beat 25% of the gigs in Career.
Glimmer - Earn 111 Stars in Career.
Platinum Blonde - Earn Platinum level on a Career Challenge.
Iced Out - Earn Diamond level on a Career Challenge.
My First Gig - Beat a Career gig on any difficulty.
M.C. - Host an online Career game and play a song.
Face to Face - Beat 25 online Pro Face-Off matches, win or lose.
Till Death Do Us Part - Play an online Do or Die game.
In the Moment - Beat a Band Moment.
Star Light, Star Bright - Score 10,000 points in a single Star Power deployment in Career or Quickplay mode.
A Cool Mill - Score over 1,000,000 points as a band in any single song in Career or Quickplay mode.
Studio Time - Create a GH Studio song.
Fevered Pitch - 100% a song as a vocalist.
Jack of All Trades - Beat one challenge for every instrument at Gold or better.
There's no 'I' in 'Band Hero' - Beat a song with 4 players without any members failing on expert in Career or Quickplay mode.
Four of a Kind - Beat a song as 4 of the same instrument in Quickplay or Career mode.
Star Powered - Earn an 11x multiplier.
Picture Perfect - Complete an entire song without missing a note on medium or harder difficulty.
Secret Notes 1 - "Beautiful Soul" by Jesse McCartney.
Secret Notes 2 - "Black Cat" by Janet Jackson.
Secret Notes 3 - "Honky Tonk Women" by The Rolling Stones.
Secret Notes 4 - "Take What You Take" by Lily Allen.
Secret Notes 5 - "Like Whoa" by Aly & AJ.
Secret Notes 6 - "She Will Be Loved" by Maroon 5.
Secret Notes 7 - "Let's Dance" by David Bowie.
Secret Notes 8 - "Bring Me to Life" by Evanescence.
Secret Notes 9 - "Lips of an Angel" by Hinder.
Secret Notes 10 - "Love is a Battlefield" by Pat Benatar.
Secret Notes 11 - "Don't Speak" by No Doubt.
Secret Notes 12 - "I Heard It Through the Grapevine" by Marvin Gaye.
Secret Notes 13 - "Wannabe" by Spice Girls.
Secret Notes 14 - "Y.M.C.A." by Village People.
Secret Notes 15 - "So Yesterday" by Hilary Duff.
Secret Notes 16 - "Ocean Avenue" by Yellowcard.
Secret Notes 17 - "Dirty Little Secret" by The All-American Rejects.
Secret Notes 18 - "Oh, Pretty Woman" by Roy Orbison.
Secret Notes 19 - "Kung Fu Fighting" by Carl Douglas.
Nation's Star - Beat 50% of the gigs in Career.
World Known - Beat 75% of the gigs in Career.
Sparkle - Earn 333 Stars in Career.
Shine - Earn 555 Stars in Career.
Road Most Traveled - Unlock all venues.
Nice to Meet You - Complete all gigs and unlock all of the celebrity characters.
A New Challenge Awaits - Beat 50 of the Career Challenges at Platinum or Diamond.
Testing the Waters - Play through every Band Hero song once.
The Long Road Ahead - Beat Career on any difficulty with any instrument.
Treasure Hunt - Collect all Secret Notes.
Platinum Trophy - Earn all Bronze, Silver and Gold Trophies.