Rock Band

XB360, PS3, WII / Other / Release: Nov 20, 2007 / ESRB: T

Rock Band Getting Jimi Hendrix in 'New Edition'

By Chris Faylor, Feb 17, 2010 7:54am PST

[UPDATE] Speaking to Shacknews, a Harmonix spokesperson referred to reports of a standalone Hendrix-themed Rock Band game as incorrect and...


"YES!!!! Finally an artist worthy of a title like this! It's not that The Beatles were ..."

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Left 4 Dead 2's Midnight Riders May Hit Rock Band, Upcoming RB DLC Detailed

By Chris Faylor, Feb 11, 2010 10:20am PST

It's a triple-header of Rock Band news today, so brace yourself for some rocking. First up, Rolling Stone has revealed that Otis Redding will be...


"Anyone else remember The State skit about easy listening songs like Sittin on the dock of the ..."

- rosewood see all 9 comments

Rock Band DLC: More 'The Who' on Sunday, Megadeth's Complete 'Rust In Peace' Tuesday

By Chris Faylor, Feb 04, 2010 12:40pm PST

To commemorate The Who's upcoming Super Bowl XLIV Halftime Show performance, a specially-recorded version of the "S-mashup" the band plans to play...


"Two counts of sweet ass dlc. (though one of them is an entire album)"

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Rock Band DLC: Willie Nelson and Other Country Folk

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 29, 2010 7:16am PST

Next week's batch of Rock Band downloadable content will bring "some of the hottest artists in the country music genre" to the rhythm game,...


"Yet another DLC I couldn't care less for. No offense, but the game is "Rock Band" not "Country ..."

- Tripps see all 5 comments

iPhone Gets Free Call of Duty, Rock Band Demos

By Chris Faylor, Jan 26, 2010 8:20am PST

Curious as to how some of gaming's biggest franchises translated to the iPhone and iPod touch, but unwilling to pay before you actually have a...


"Well, thank God for free demos! (As opposed to all those pay-to-play demos that rule the scene.) ..."

- ECMIM see all 6 comments

Rock Band DLC: Blue Oyster Cult, Motorhead, Hawkwind

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 22, 2010 8:10am PST

Harmonix has announced that next week Rock Band will be shaken to its core by what will surely go down in history as one of the greatest...


"OMFUCKiNGG Blue Oyster Cult YESSSSSS!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Godzilla, one of my all time favorite BOC ..."

- Blazer1982 see all 14 comments

Green Day Not 2010's Only Rock Band Game

By Chris Faylor, Jan 21, 2010 12:30pm PST

Following criticism that Green Day: Rock Band's main act isn't of the same caliber as that of last year's The Beatles: Rock Band, series publisher...


"NOFX or The Vandals would be awesome. Pity they could never do it; hell, there's not even much ..."

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Rock Band Network Enters Open Beta on Xbox 360, Store Coming in Weeks

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 20, 2010 8:54am PST

Rock Band Network has entered the first stage of open beta on Xbox 360, allowing XNA Creators Club subscribers to create and test their own Rock...


"Do any of these game let you use the drum kit as a drum machine (per se) ... basically use it as ..."

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Rock Band DLC: Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 15, 2010 7:20am PST

Veteran rockers Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers will headline next week's Rock Band downloadable content release with a second six-pack of tracks...


"Does anyone get excited about these weekly releases anymore? OR play RB2 for that matter..."

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Rock Band DLC: Alice in Chains Five-Pack

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 08, 2010 8:10am PST

Next week's Rock Band downloadable content release will be devoted to grungers Alice in Chains, Harmonix has announced, with a five-pack of tracks...


"Always up for some more AiC tracks in my Rock Band. Now where's "Down in a Hole"?"

- Tech T see all 7 comments

Rock Band DLC: The Psychedelic Furs, The Ramones, Paul McCartney Live, Blink-182

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 30, 2009 8:00am PST

Next week's Rock Band downloadable content will bring goodies from across the wide and wonderful world of rock, from The Psychedelic Furs and The...


"Darn, I was hoping for Paul McCartney's "Fine Line" to be on Rock Band."

- Sailor of Fortune see all 4 comments

Rock Band DLC: Gambling with Country

By Chris Faylor, Dec 24, 2009 7:45am PST

"You gotta know when to hold 'em, know when to fold 'em." That's why Rock Band developer Harmonix is bringing a second downloadble bundle of "Going...


"playing with plastic toys, downloading songs on the internet, playing games online, you know, ..."

- jarek99 see all 8 comments

Rock Band DLC 'Gives You Hell' as The Beatles: RB Completes Rubber Soul Next Week

By Chris Faylor, Dec 11, 2009 7:50am PST

Next week's lineup of downloadable tunes coming to Rock Band, LEGO Rock Band and The Beatles: Rock Band has been unveiled by series developer...


"I really want to see Them Crooked Vultures show up in this game :("

- zerog83 see all 7 comments

Rock Band DLC: Slipknot, Simon & Garfunkel Debut Next Week, More Green Day Coming Soon

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 04, 2009 7:44am PST

Kindly folk duo Sim & Garfunkel and the teenage pain-understanding Slipknot will make their Rock Band downloadable content debuts next week,...


"Very Nice: Slipknot - "Duality" Slipknot - "Psychosocial" Slipknot - "Sulfur" I am so ..."

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Rock Band DLC Brings Nirvana and Night Ranger; Franchise Surpasses 1,000 Songs

By Chris Faylor, Nov 25, 2009 9:10am PST

With the United States celebrating Thanksgiving tomorrow, developer Harmonix has announced next week's batch of Rock Band, Rock Band 2 and LEGO...


"I'm going to buy Smells like Teen Spirit for Rock Band even though I have GH5. Why? Because ..."

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