05/29/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Texas Student Shatters 'Rock Band' World Record

Shards of red, yellow, blue and green video-game targets were blasted apart Saturday as a UT student smashed his way past the official Guinness World Records achievement for highest full-song set-list score on the Xbox 360 game "Rock Band 2."

Civil engineering junior Matt Smith played all 84 "Rock Band 2" songs on the drums over the course of seven hours to beat the May 16 record score of 10,687,033 points, according to Guinness World Records.

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