Rock Band Series News


Rock Band Rivals Update Improves Online Multiplayer

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 21, 2018 11:20am PST

The latest update for Rock Band Rivals has fully adjusted the game's online multiplayer component, making life much easier for anyone who wishes to rock remotely.


Harmonix to Pull Rock Band Blitz From PSN, Xbox Live Later This Month

By John Keefer, Aug 15, 2017 2:05pm PDT

All 25 songs will be usable in Rock Band 4, however, at no additional charge.


"Nah, there were a few of the older instruments that they wouldn't support. I couldn't use the ..."

- Zollington see all 11 comments

Rock Band 4 Adds Sterling Archer Singing Kenny Loggins' Danger Zone

By John Keefer, Mar 17, 2017 11:55am PDT

Some Mass Effect: Andromeda cosmetic items have also been added to the game's store.


"Do you want me to buy this game? Cause that's how you get me to buy this game. "

- IHATEDUST see all 5 comments

Rock Band VR Touches Down For Oculus Rift This March

By Jason Faulkner, Feb 06, 2017 10:20am PST

Preorder your copy ahead of release to ensure you're ready for virtual rock stardom. 


"I'm pretty sure I can't in good confidence buy a plastic guitar in 2017. "

- Turd Ferguson see all 4 comments

Rock Band 4 is bringing back popular songs as DLC to celebrate the franchise's 10th anniversary

By David Craddock, Jan 04, 2017 12:35pm PST

Lady Gaga, Blue Oyster Cult, and other artists will have tracks re-released.


Rock Out With Rock Band 4: Rivals, Out Now

By Brittany Vincent, Oct 19, 2016 12:40pm PDT

The band's back together, so whip out your mics, dust off your guitars, and get your drums out of storage. 


E3 2016: Harmonix reveals Rock Band Rivals expansion

By John Keefer, Jun 14, 2016 3:30pm PDT

Coming later this fall with new accessories.


"The ION Drum Rocker thing is intriguing. Might be too little too late, though. "

- Rice-Rocketeer see all 2 comments

Rock Band 4 turns Mad Catz earnings into $11.6 million loss

By John Keefer, Jun 03, 2016 8:05am PDT

Co-publishing deal with Harmonix was 'incredibly disappointing.'


"It's a bummer but man that type of rhythm game died HARD. I wonder what'll happen with that ..."

- Turd Ferguson see all 20 comments

Harmonix enters new partnership with PDP; announces 'major' Rock Band 4 feature update for Fall 2016

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 07, 2016 12:28pm PST

Harmonix appears to be switching publishing dance partners, as it goes from Mad Catz to Performance Designed Products. Meanwhile, Rock Band 4 is in line to get a major feature update this fall.


"I think it's adorable how Harmonix is trying to stay afloat and bring yet another company to the ..."

- rtricoche see all 2 comments

Rock Band 4 shreds with March update tomorrow

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 29, 2016 10:32am PST

Those looking to bring their Career mode scores to the Rock Band 4 leaderboards will finally be able to do so with tomorrow's free update.


Rock Band 4 DLC for February 16: Five Finger Death Punch, Royal Blood, and Motorhead

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 15, 2016 2:15pm PST

Another three new tracks are hitting Rock Band 4 tomorrow, including one from the great Motorhead and its dearly departed lead singer, Lemmy Kilmister.


Guitar Hero Live also sold poorly

By Daniel Perez, Feb 12, 2016 7:46am PST

We guess gamers just don't want to rock out anymore.


Rock Band 4 DLC for February 9: Bruno Mars, Joan Jett, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 09, 2016 11:51am PST

It's Valentine's Day week, so it's time to celebrate with some Bruno Mars and a few other love tracks!


Mad Catz makes drastic executive changes prior to release of third quarter results

By Daniel Perez, Feb 08, 2016 1:46pm PST

We have a feeling tomorrow's results won't be good.


"Knowing that console's track record, you'll out live that thing for sure!"

- Peanut Fox see all 7 comments

Rock Band 4 February update will arrive tomorrow

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 01, 2016 11:49am PST

In addition to announcing this week's DLC tracks, Harmonix has announced that Rock Band 4's February update will be ready to drop tomorrow.