XB360, PS3, PC, PS2 / Sports / Release: Oct 7, 2008 / ESRB: E

Rock Band DLC: Tom Petty, Billy Idol and More

By Chris Faylor, Aug 21, 2009 7:32am PDT

Yet another one of the many tunes from Guitar Hero 5 is coming to the rival Rock Band franchise, as developer Harmonix today announced that Tom...


"Well, I guess its unreasonable to expect great DLC every week."

- Get_It_Together see all 11 comments

The Beatles: Rock Band Albums Priced and Dated; Upcoming RB2 DLC Includes Queen, White Stripes

By Nick Breckon, Aug 19, 2009 12:24pm PDT

Major Harmonix-related announcements have just been unleashed from GamesCom. The company has priced the downloadable Abbey Road album for The...


"Thumbs up on the White Stripes. How are they going to include a bass line, though?"

- Freezerr85 see all 28 comments

Rock Band DLC Launches Squad of Foo Fighters

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 14, 2009 9:30am PDT

The Foo Fighters are headlining next week's batch of Rock Band downloadable content, supported by tracks from Blind Melon, Blur, Eve 6, Kaiser...


"Crap, I already bought No Rain for Guitar Hero...even though RB2 is what I play all the time. ..."

- hawke see all 4 comments

Rock Band Metal Track Pack Throws the Goat

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 13, 2009 11:09am PDT

A selection of Rock Band's face-rockingest metal DLC tracks will be released in a Metal Track Pack along with six temporarily-exclusive tracks,...


"Laid to Rest was cool when we played it in GH2...they couldn't have got a different Lamb of God ..."

- TheLobotomist see all 24 comments

Rock Band DLC: Gorillaz, Joplin and More

By Alice O'Connor and Chris Faylor, Aug 07, 2009 7:48am PDT

If you're feeling glad because you've got sunshine in a bag, then you'll be thrilled to know that someone over at Harmonix has finally let the...


"I want you to throw the toaster in the tub when White Rabbit Peaks"

- flagg209 see all 8 comments

Shack PSA: Rock Band SE Bundle, Rock Band 2 and AC/DC Track Pack for $115

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 04, 2009 1:10pm PDT

For those who dream of owning $300 toy drums but are uncertain how to enter the plastic instrument scene, MTV is offering a $99 Rock Band mega...


"I'm pretty sure this means you'll be getting the crummy Rock Band 1 drums. Its a good deal but ..."

- Serpico74 see all 10 comments

Pearl Jam Album 'Backspacer' Hitting Rock Band

By Nick Breckon, Jul 31, 2009 3:17pm PDT

The upcoming album "Backspacer" from rock group Pearl Jam will be sold as DLC for Rock Band, according to Harmonix. Billboard says the content...


"You can hear the fixer at pearljam.com right now. What does the shack think?"

- skilesare see all 13 comments

Rock Band DLC Goes to 11 With Spinal Tap

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 31, 2009 8:56am PDT

Lock up your daughters and prepare to smell the glove as Spinal Tap's soundtrack to the legendary self-titled spoof film will be next week's Rock...


"I'm excited! Last week I bought all the existing Spinal Tap DLC, but was disappointed that they ..."

- Bold see all 14 comments

Rock Band DLC: Weezer, Blink-182, KISS, Damone

By Chris Faylor, Jul 24, 2009 8:02am PDT

Assuming Rock Band's on-disc song and various downloadable tunes from Weezer weren't enough, developer Harmonix has announced that even more...


"Maybe I'm in the minority here (I am white), but this announcement and available X days later ..."

- rosewood see all 9 comments

MTV Launching 'Rock Band Network,' Allows Anyone to Create and Upload Playable Tracks

By Nick Breckon, Jul 17, 2009 10:12am PDT

Harmonix today announced a new system called the Rock Band Network that will allow both publishing labels and mere Rock Band players to create...


"Seems activision feeding their audience threw other measures.. I never played rockband, guitar ..."

- ekuriox see all 38 comments

Rock Band DLC: Kings of Leon Rise Against Rancid Lush

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 17, 2009 7:35am PDT

Kings of Leon, Rancid and Rise Against are the main acts in this week's Rock Band downloadable content lineup, with shoegaze starlets Lush sneaking...


"too bad that 2 out of the 3 rise against songs are already on GHWT. savior is new though."

- jarek99 see all 16 comments

Rock Band DLC: Judas Priest, Big Dipper, The Dead Weather

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 10, 2009 9:40am PDT

Next week's Rock Band downloadable content will consist a trio of triplets from heavy metal gods Judas Priest, supergroup The Dead Weather, and...


"Any time there is a new Priest song released on Rockband it's party time at my house. Now if I ..."

- scumofscotland see all 4 comments

Rock Band DLC: Green Day, Cannibal Corpse and Mountains More Metal

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 02, 2009 8:57am PDT

The promised Green Day downloadable content for Rock Band is set to arrive next week, along with a roaring selection of tracks from artists on the...


"Ahh Black Magic! This one is from the one of the first slayer albums i think. And it's fucking ..."

- Piotr Drobina see all 18 comments

Rock Band DLC Brings Foreigner, More Warped Tour

By Chris Faylor, Jun 25, 2009 1:54pm PDT

Next week's batch of Rock Band downloadable content has been announced through developer Harmonix's "Community Zine," with the following due next...


"Whats up with all the emo music lately? I mean when I was lad, warped was skate punk, now emo ..."

- NEEEEEMO see all 7 comments

Rock Band Gets More Pearl Jam DLC This Week

By Chris Faylor, Jun 22, 2009 3:50pm PDT

Three more downloadable Pearl Jam tunes for Rock Band and Rock Band 2 will hit this week alongside the previously announced DLC, developer Harmonix...