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‘Guitar Hero’ Seeks Pro Gamers on Nationwide Tour

Show off your skills for a chance to win a motorcycle designed by Aerosmith's Steven Tyler, courtesy of Spin, and Hard Rock International.

Larry Fitzmaurice // July 7, 2008

Flex those fingers and strap on your axe: In celebration of the recent release of Guitar Hero: Aerosmith, Spin has teamed up with Hard Rock International and rock ‘n’ roll legends Aerosmith for a 16-date nationwide tournament — dubbed Guitar Hero: Aerosmith Rocks the Hard Rock — seeking the best Guitar Hero video shredders far and wide.

Kicking off in Hollywood, CA tomorrow (July 8), the tournament — held at the foremost Hard Rock location in each city — will give aspiring gamers a chance to win a trip to Boston, where winners will be competing for a custom Red Wing Guitar Hero: Aerosmith / Hard Rock Café motorcycle designed by none other than Aerosmith frontman Steven Tyler himself!

Check the tour dates below, and be sure to check SPIN.com for more coverage from Guitar Hero: Aerosmith Rocks the Hard Rock, including video from select dates via our SPIN Live player.

Guitar Hero: Aerosmith Rocks the Hard Rock tour dates:

7/8, Hollywood, CA
7/9, San Diego, CA
7/14, Houston, TX
7/15, New Orleans, LA
7/20, Orlando, FL
7/21, Miami, FL
7/23, Atlanta, GA
7/27, Washington, DC
7/28, New York, NY
7/30, Detroit, MI
7/31, Chicago, IL
8/5, Denver, CO
8/6, Salt Lake City, UT
8/10, Phoenix, AZ
8/13, San Francisco, CA
8/25, Boston, MA