Rock Band 3

XB360, PS3, WII, DS / Other / Release: Oct 25, 2010 / ESRB: T

Rock Band 3 DLC: 'London Calling' by The Clash

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 31, 2011 7:20am PST

The Clash's seminal 1979 punk record 'London Calling' will be available in its entirety for all your rocking needs in Rock Band 3 this week,...


"Very surprised they did not do a RB3 version of Train in Vain, or at least add a pro upgrade..."

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Rock Band 3 DLC: David Bowie

By Jeff Mattas, Jan 21, 2011 1:00pm PST

The ever-glamorous David Bowie is getting another five-song batch added to the Rock Band 3 downloadable music catalog next week. The tracks...


"SO AWESOME. Bowie is so glam <3 We need moar Bowie. MOAR."

- GigiLeCheshire see all 2 comments

Linkin Park DLC Coming to Rock Band 3 Tomorrow

By Xav de Matos, Jan 10, 2011 2:00pm PST

Beginning tomorrow, new downloadable content featuring Linkin Park will arrive for budding artists rocking out to fresh copies of Rock Band 3 on...


"Say what you will about the 'Park'.. I saw them at the Summer Sanitarium, and the crowd morphed ..."

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Ten DLC Packs on Sale for Rock Band Series

By Brian Leahy, Jan 05, 2011 2:00pm PST

Harmonix is running a sale on ten DLC packs for the Rock Band series, with one week of discounts on the Xbox 360 and another week of sales on the...


"MASEM!!! Which of these packs have keyboard support? (Please say at least the Rush pack.) ..."

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Rock Band 3 Fender Pro Guitar Pre-Orders Open, Requires MIDI Adapter

By Brian Leahy, Jan 04, 2011 12:00pm PST

Pre-orders for the Rock Band 3 Fender Squier Stratocaster full-sized, stringed PRO-mode guitar in the US exclusively through Best Buy. The guitar,...


"I wish it wasn't Best Buy. We ban Best Buy and Target in my house because of their political ..."

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Rock Band Dev Harmonix Sold, Goes Solo

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 23, 2010 2:00pm PST

Rock Band and Dance Central developer Harmonix has successfully been sold, former owner Viacom announced today, to itself--going privately-owned...


"Who owns the rights to the Rock Band IP? We honestly don't need a third music game series."

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Viacom Sued Over Rock Band Payouts by Former Harmonix Shareholders, Founders

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 21, 2010 6:20am PST

A group of ex-shareholders in Rock Band developer Harmonix, including several studio founders, are suing its parent company Viacom, Gamasutra...


"This sounds a lot like the, "They'll NEVER sue us because they KNOW if they do, we'll sell their ..."

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Rock Band 3 DLC: John & Yoko, Caesars and More

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 17, 2010 9:00am PST

Celebrating this festive season, Rock Band 3 developer Harmonix has announced that John Lennon and Yoko Ono's classic Christmas pop song 'Happy...


"I swear I once heard "Jerk it out" on a McDonalds commercial one time. Never ate there again."

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MadCatz Running Deals on Rock Band 3 Peripherals

By Brian Leahy, Dec 15, 2010 12:20pm PST

MadCatz, the official peripheral maker of Rock Band 3's plastic instruments, is running a few deals on Rock Band 3 peripherals. Buy a Rock...


"Found a coupon code, use HOLIDAY for 10% off and free fedex ground shipping! I hope these are ..."

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Rock Band 3 DLC: Billy Joel

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 10, 2010 1:00pm PST

The promised Billy Joel downloadable content for Rock Band 3 is due to arrive next week, Harmonix has announced, bringing a dozen tracks from the...


"Play us a song, you're the piano man. Play us a song tonight. 'Cuz we're all in the mood for a ..."

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Daily Filter: December 8, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Dec 08, 2010 6:00pm PST

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcom


Rock Band 3 DLC: Lynyrd Skynyrd, Bad Company and .38 Special; Free The Doors Track on Offer

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 24, 2010 12:00pm PST

Tracks from Lynyrd Skynyrd, Bad Company and .38 Special will make up next week's round of Rock Band 3 downloadable content, developer Harmonix has...


"These are some high-quality tracks. If I can muster up the money, I'll buy them all."

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Daily Filter: November 23, 2010

By Xav de Matos, Nov 23, 2010 7:15pm PST

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcoming games eve


Rock Band 3 DLC: John Lennon's Imagine

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 19, 2010 9:40am PST

Harmonix is living up to its promise to bring all of John Lennon's album 'Imagine' to Rock Band 3 as downloadable content, revealing that the nine...


Rock Band 3 DLC: Bee Gees, B.B. King, Procul Harum

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 12, 2010 8:30am PST

Those gorgeous Gibb brothers will headline next week's batch of Rock Band 3 downloadable content with three Bee Gees tracks, Haromix has announced,...


"what the hell is this shit? again! no wonder Harmonix is for sale."

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