Guitar Hero: Aerosmith Hints for Xbox 360
For this, when you see a note with a blurry top, you don't have to strum, just hit the color on your guitar. Then you can become better
Now as most people will have already realised it is impossible to purchase everything from the vault (even just the characters songs and guitars for your achievements, while even 5 starring every song on all difficulties including all bonus songs. So here is what to do.
Simply play through on expert earning 5 stars on every song for $1800 (or which ever difficulty you can best manage). Then this allows you to purchase all characters, then simply complete hard for all guitars. Then simply delete your save file (having already got your achievements) and do the same again for all the bonus songs.
Hope this helps those who are struggling.