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  • Yousician icon


    An interactive guitar-learning app. Currently Yousician supports all acoustic and electric guitars, piano and ukulele. The support for bass is coming up.

    Freemium iPhone iPad

  • Pickup Guitar Club icon

    Pickup Guitar Club

    Forget boring, traditional lessons, this site teaches you the same skills through fun and rewarding songs like Sweet Home Alabama and Wagon Wheel or from artists like Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran, Blink-182, and the Red Hot Chili Peppers.

    Commercial Web / Cloud

  • Play drums online icon

    Play drums online

    Playdrumsonline is an online rhythm game where you can play the drums along with youtube videos.

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Guitar Hero (series) icon

    Guitar Hero (series)

    Guitar Hero is a series of music rhythm games in which players use a guitar-shaped game controller to simulate playing lead, bass guitar, and rhythm guitar across numerous rock music songs. Players match notes that scroll on-screen to...

    Commercial iPhone Apple TV Playstation Xbox

    • Rocksmith uses a game format to teach you how to play a guitar. Guitar Hero uses a game format to teach you how to play a cheap, plastic guitar-imitating toy which has no further use in life beyond Guitar Hero. Horses for courses.
      JohnFastman10 days ago Disagree   Agree
  • FoFiX icon


    A free Guitar Hero/RockBand-like game MOD, forked from Frets on Fire and developped by British fans.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • Played using a computer keyboard, not a real electric guitar.
      Guest • Dec 2015 Disagree   Agree
  • Music Hero icon

    Music Hero

    Music Hero is the most rockin' and the only music rhythm game that you can play with your own music! Get ready to feel the rhythm as you tap tap your cell phone screen now! Are you ready to rock and revenge? Tap your way...

    Free Android Android Tablet

    • Discontinued The app is no longer updated. Last version, 2.1, released in November 2013, can be still downloaded from the Google Play Store.
  • DittoBeat icon


    DittoBeat is a music game that lets you test your skills and become the ultimate rhythmic copycat.

    Free Android Android Tablet

  • Taps of Fire icon

    Taps of Fire

    Taps of Fire is an implementation of the open source Frets on Fire game for Android devices. Play songs and tap to hit the right notes. Available in the following app stores: ...

    Open Source Android Android Tablet

    • Discontinued Project page archived on Google Code.
  • Songs2See icon


    With the Songs2See Game, you can play one of the more than 50 included songs or any of your favorite tracks. With the interactive score, learning mode and fingering display, learning an instrument will be a joyful experience.

    Commercial Mac Windows

  • Phase Shift icon

    Phase Shift

    Phase Shift is the ultimate game in the music/rhythm genre for the Windows platform. It supports online play, custom songs, "unlimited" players, and various control schemes like your classic 5 button instruments to...

    Free Windows

  • Guitar Rock Tour icon

    Guitar Rock Tour

    The most rockin' music game is back for your iPhone and iPod touch. More songs, more stages, more characters, new features... MORE ROCK! In Guitar Rock Tour 2 FREE, join your band in front of the Statue of Liberty to play the...

    Free iPhone

  • Frets on Fire icon

    Frets on Fire

    Frets on Fire is a game of musical skill and fast fingers. The aim of the game is to play guitar with the keyboard as accurately as possible.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

    • FoF is just a video game, Rocksmith teaches on a real guitar
      Guest • Aug 2015 Disagree   Agree
    • Rocksmith is played using an electric guitar. Fres on Fire is played using a computer keyboard.
      Guest • Dec 2015 Disagree   Agree
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  • Guitar Flash icon

    Guitar Flash

    Guitar Flash is a super fun and addictive game. Become a rock star and crush the guitar playing several songs. Dispute duels with your friends and try to put your name on the hall of fame of the best players.

    Free Web / Cloud

    • Rocksmith teaches guitar, it is not just a video game
      Guest • Aug 2015 Disagree   Agree

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