The Beatles: Rock Band

XB360, PS3, WII / Other / Release: Sep 9, 2009 / ESRB: T

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."

- f4lln see all 14 comments

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 ..."

- HisDivineOrder see all 25 comments

Evening Reading: The Beatles, Rock Band, and Kids

By Brian Leahy, Mar 31, 2010 5:00pm PDT

Last night, I saw Paul McCartney at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles. It was an amazing show, through and through. Two things struck me, which...


"Hmm interesting. i would have thought a new main board would have PCI express to support my ..."

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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 ..."

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Trailer Precedes 'Rubber Soul' DLC for The Beatles: Rock Band

By Jeff Mattas, Dec 14, 2009 3:30pm PST

A new trailer showing off the third album-sized downloadable track pack for The Beatles: Rock Band has arrived. The upcoming downloadable...


"Easily the best album put up for DLC yet. I love Sgt Pepper and Abbey Road, but this one is a ..."

- geedeck see all 3 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

The Beatles: Rock Band Trailer Greets Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band DLC

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 17, 2009 1:00pm PST

With The Beatles: Rock Band set to receive the eight Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band tracks not included with the rhythm game this week as...


"Fuck, I still haven't gotten Abbey Road yet - I'm just gonna get these both at the same time. :)"

- thetangent see all 8 comments

Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band Fall in for The Beatles: Rock Band Next Week

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 13, 2009 7:04am PST

Harmonix has pinned down the release date of the Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band full album downloadable content for The Beatles: Rock Band...


"可愛い大型新人堂々デビューでã ..."

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Shack PSA: Rock Band 2 Special Edition and The Beatles: Rock Band for $130

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 11, 2009 8:36am PST

Best Buy is offering a very accessible entry point to the world of plastic toy guitars with a one-day deal on a bundle of Rock Band 2 Special...


The Who: Rock Band Coming Next Year?

By Nick Breckon, Oct 27, 2009 2:10pm PDT

The plan for a new band-specific Rock Band game may have been spoiled by The Who lead singer Roger Daltrey, who stated in a new interview that the...


"I highly doubt it'll be a full game. My bet - Live at Leeds Track Pack. It'll be the show's 40 ..."

- Stupid_Cow see all 38 comments

The Beatles: Rock Band 'Abbey Road Medley' Trailer

By Nick Breckon, Oct 20, 2009 2:00pm PDT

The Beatles: Rock Band players can finally see, and play, Polythene Pam and the rest of the songs from the group's seminal album Abbey Road today....


"Im pissed that it doesnt have any Zombies. Why the hell does Rock Band not have a zombie mode ..."

- R4di4ti0n. see all 4 comments

Details on The Beatles: Rock Band's Abbey Road DLC

By Nick Breckon, Oct 19, 2009 3:25pm PDT

Abbey Road will finally be available in complete form tomorrow for The Beatles: Rock Band owners, and now we've got the final details on pricing...


"A reminder: if you want to see more Beatles DLC, you need to buy these packs. yea, it's sorta ..."

- Masem see all 15 comments

Next Week's Downloads Bring Queen to Rock Band, 'Abbey Road' Album to The Beatles

By Chris Faylor, Oct 16, 2009 8:40am PDT

It looks like next week will be a costly one for some Rock Band owners, as developer Harmonix is slated to unleash some rather anticipated...


"I'd like to point out how this was another example of where the DLC was announced before the ..."

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Rock Band Beatles Sales Top Expectations, But Not Guitar Hero

By Nick Breckon, Sep 17, 2009 8:02pm PDT

Sales of The Beatles: Rock Band are exceeding company expectations, but early indicators show Guitar Hero 5 beating the game in overall retail...


"I call "bullshit" on these statistics. I have about 90 friends on XBL. I would estimate ..."

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Thoughts on The Beatles: Rock Band

By Nick Breckon, Sep 08, 2009 6:31pm PDT

I've never been what you'd call a "Beatles Fan." My parents didn't play the White Album on summer trips. I never had a friend that pushed Sgt....