Rock Band 3

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

Xbox Live Marketplace Adds Demos for Apache: Air Assault, Kinect Joy Ride and Rock Band 3

By Xav de Matos, Nov 05, 2010 1:20pm PDT

Three new demos have appeared on the Xbox Live Marketplace today, giving players a taste of the latest (and upcoming) titles to land on the Xbox...


"Apache feels surprisingly solid in terms of flight controls. Doesn't look like anything great in ..."

- matrices see all 2 comments

Rock Band 3 DLC: Bon Jovi, New Order and More

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 05, 2010 9:50am PDT

Next week's batch of Rock Band 3 downloadable content will bring some monsters Eighties classics, Harmonix has revealed, including New Order's...


"enough with the suck already! how about some DLC worth paying for?"

- panbient see all 2 comments

Rock Band 3 Stringed Pro Guitar Dated, Priced

By Brian Leahy, Nov 02, 2010 3:20pm PDT

Fender has revealed the release date and price of its fully-stringed, Rock Band 3-compatible Squier Stratocaster guitar for use in the game's Pro...


"I totally want this...in hopes I could actually become useful on a guitar."

- Q-ball see all 8 comments

Single Track from Rush Joins Rock Band 3 DLC

By Brian Leahy, Oct 29, 2010 11:20am PDT

Joining the already released tracks from The Doors will be "Subdivisions" from Rush's 1982 Signals album. As with all Harmonix content, it will...


"Doors pack is already out since day 1. 3 of those songs are free and the rest for 1200 points. ..."

- dantastic see all 2 comments

Rock Band 3: Importing Tracks from Rock Band 2 Explained

By Xav de Matos, Oct 26, 2010 11:40am PDT

Like the original Rock Band allowed players to export tracks into its sequel, Rock Band 3 will give players the opportunity to import almost all of...


"Got it last night and played until 9ish. It's awesome. Playing with keytar is tight. Also, ..."

- matrixneo42 see all 27 comments

John Lennon's Imagine Joins Rock Band 3 DLC Lineup

By Jeff Mattas, Oct 25, 2010 1:20pm PDT

The downloadable content lineup for Rock Band 3 just got a little more peaceful. Harmonix has announced that the entirety of John Lennon's album...


"Rock Band series is blowing away the Guitar Hero series, yet again. "

- matrixneo42 see all 6 comments

Daily Filter: October 22, 2010

By Garnett Lee, Oct 22, 2010 7:00pm PDT

Shacknews receives a slew of new screenshots and trailers for upcoming games everyday. The most anticipated titles receive their own post, because we know you're eager to see that content. For the rest, we have the


Buy Rock Band 3 Next Week and Get Three Free Doors Tracks by Download

By Garnett Lee, Oct 22, 2010 4:15pm PDT

As we reported, Rock Band 3 plans to waste no time getting the downloadable content going with 12 tracks from the Doors set to drop next week when...


"I already planned on getting RB3. I will play these "Doors" songs right away as they are awesome ..."

- headbone see all 3 comments

Weekend Confirmed Episode 31

By Garnett Lee, Oct 22, 2010 12:00pm PDT

Garnett, Brian, and Jeff confirm what's sure to be an awesome weekend (and week to come). The festivities kickoff in Whatcha Been' Playin? with...


"A lot of people slam trophies and achievements as meaningless and while in the macro sense they ..."

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Rock Band 3 Review

By Brian Leahy, Oct 22, 2010 6:00am PDT

Harmonix's latest main-entry in the Rock Band franchise adds a lot of new functionality depending on the amount of money you want to sink into the...


"So if I connect my current midi keyboard via the adapter, will it utilize all of the keys on the ..."

- deadhorse see all 44 comments

Billy Joel DLC Coming to Rock Band Starting in December

By Xav de Matos, Oct 21, 2010 3:30pm PDT

Good news for budding artists out there looking to tickle the ivories to the tunes of The Piano Man himself; Billy Joel is coming to Rock Band....


"Is there DLC slated as a driving level? Billy Joel sings the George of the Jungle theme??? Watch ..."

- bored see all 15 comments

The Doors Queued Up as First Rock Band 3 DLC

By Brian Leahy, Oct 13, 2010 12:40pm PDT

On October 26, the same day Rock Band 3 is released in the US, twelve tracks from The Doors will be available as DLC. Additionally, three tracks...


"Obvious ones but at least there on the right side of the tracks."

- Skillmore see all 10 comments

Rock Band Jimi Hendrix DLC Detailed, 12 Tracks Confirmed

By Brian Leahy, Oct 08, 2010 2:00pm PDT

Twelve tracks from The Jimi Hendrix Experience will push the Rock Band music library up to 2000 songs when the 'Are You Experienced: Rock Band...


"AWWWW YEAH!!!!!!!!!! thanks for the wicked awesome B-Day gift Harmonix :))))"

- panbient see all 8 comments

Weekend Confirmed Episode 29

By Garnett Lee, Oct 08, 2010 12:00pm PDT

It's been a while since we had a guest so we figured it would be fun to have EGMi's Patrick Klepek join Garnett, Brian, and Jeff for this week's...


"jeff mattas has been the best new guy/guest on the podcast so far. more jeff mattas please. nba ..."

- verminer see all 157 comments

Bon Jovi 'Greatest Hits' DLC Coming to Rock Band 3

By Xav de Matos, Oct 08, 2010 10:45am PDT

On November 9, Bon Jovi will launcha 28-track "Greatest Hits" album and, according to Harmoinx, some of those classic, acid-wash fueled tunes will...


"I hope this isn't the album they were making a big deal about a few weeks ago. And we better ..."

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