Category Archives: Music
Wed, Nov 27, 2013 | 11:02 GMT
Rocksmith 2014 is coined as a learning tool for fledgling guitar players. Newcomer Ray Willmot takes axe in hand and plays for a few weeks to see if it really can give him the skills to pay the bills.
Tue, Nov 26, 2013 | 22:41 GMT
Qello has made its way to the North American PlayStation Network, and is now available on PS3 ahead of PS4 and Vita launch. The app allows access to the world’s largest collection of full-length HD concerts and music documentaries on demand. All-Access users get access to the entire catalog, plus the ability to make setlists, for $5 per month, with annual passes available at a 25% discount. If you’re keen to check it out, new users get a free 15 day pass on sign up. More details are available on the PlayStation Blog.
Mon, Nov 18, 2013 | 23:15 GMT
The Fullbright Company has put together a new release bundle for Gone Home, with four full albums of music from the game’s soundtrack. Pick the pack up direct from the developer for $25 to receive Calculated by Heavens to Betsy, Pottymouth by Bratmobile, Gone Home’s OST by Chris Remo, and The Youngins are Hardcore by The Youngins. Gone Home is $20 standalone, and if you already own it you can grab the albums by themselves for $15.
Tue, Nov 12, 2013 | 22:22 GMT
Sony Worldwide Studios boss Shuhei Yoshida has said the firm will add MP3 and CD support to PlayStation 4 with a post-launch update.
Tue, Nov 12, 2013 | 05:01 GMT
This new game from a pair of former Harmonix staffers shows the alumni didn’t walk away without the developer’s penchant for musical rhythm action and colourful visual flair.
Mon, Nov 11, 2013 | 11:06 GMT
Wii Karaoke U has received a further 62 songs, courtesy of Nintendo and developer JoySound. Get the full list of tracks here.
Wed, Nov 06, 2013 | 15:35 GMT
Nintendo will add warnings to Wii Karaoke U since some of the downloadable content for the game includes explicit lyrics.
Tue, Nov 05, 2013 | 19:26 GMT
Rocksmith 2014 Edition has some new DLC available and its a five pack from Iron Maiden. Each song will run you $2.99 each or you can buy the entire pack for $11.99. The songs available are: 2 Minutes To Midnight, Aces High, Fear of the Dark, The Number of the Beast, and Run to the Hills. The pack is available on Mac, PC, PS3, and Xbox 360. Video is below.
Thu, Oct 31, 2013 | 10:03 GMT
Wii Karaoke U has received 51 new tracks today, courtesy of Nintendo. You best start warming up those pipes people. Get the full list here.
Wed, Oct 16, 2013 | 19:08 BST
Rocksmith 2014 Edition will contain 55 songs ranging from the latest hits to classic rock songs, and today, Ubisoft has announced 10 more tracks including Everlong by Foo Fighters and Every Breath You Take by The Police.
Mon, Oct 14, 2013 | 11:38 BST
Sonic the Hedgehog’s musical score has been given a 1990s house treatment courtesy of Italian artist RobKTA. His ‘Club Needlemouse’ album is available to stream for free or buy on GameChops.
Thu, Oct 10, 2013 | 21:19 BST
Rocksmith 2014 has a new video available detailing Session Mode, which allows the player to lead an artificially intelligent band that plays along with them. The virtual band, which can be customized through over 70 different Session Mode instruments, reacts to the player’s riffing prowess dynamically. Since it is an advanced feature set, players can get themselves up to the task by going through various missions. Experts can “jump right in and play along the entire guitar neck by zooming out.” Session Mode is also available in multiplayer mode, so two players can jam side-by-side. Rocksmith 2014 Edition will hit shelves on October 18 in in North America and October 25 in the UK on Mac, PC, PS3 and Xbox 360.
Sat, Oct 05, 2013 | 18:28 BST
Rocksmith 2014 contains a mode for those with colorblindness, Ubisoft has announced. According to producer Taylor Benson, who is also colorblind, adjusted hues will allow those with the malady to learn just as easily to strum the six-string as those who can see color. Check out the link for more information and watch the video below. Rocksmith 2014 Edition will hit shelves on October 18 in in North America and October 25 in the UK on Mac, PC, PS3 and Xbox 360.
Thu, Oct 03, 2013 | 02:48 BST
As promised in August, Audiosurf, formerly known as Audiosurf Air, is now available in beta form.
Tue, Oct 01, 2013 | 20:54 BST
More tracks have been announced for Rocksmith 2014 Edition as well as six additional songs that will be available as free DLC for all purchasers of the guitar bundle.
Fri, Sep 27, 2013 | 06:38 BST
Grand Theft Auto 5 will make three appearances at the New York Film Festival, including a concert featuring the score.
Fri, Sep 27, 2013 | 03:49 BST
When Just Dance 2014 releases next week, you’ll be able to download a free Katy Perry track,
Tue, Sep 24, 2013 | 16:56 BST
Grand Theft Auto 5 fans can now pick up the digital edition of the soundtrack through iTunes. It is available as a three volume set for $9.99 each or as a full compilation for $24.99. The full track list for each volume is below.
Tue, Sep 24, 2013 | 11:18 BST
Rocksmith 2014 publisher Ubisoft has posted a new trailer for its music tool, that runs down Guitarcade mode. Watch it here.
Tue, Sep 24, 2013 | 00:46 BST
Ubisoft has revealed the full set for Just Dance 2014, the latest entry in its globally best-selling rhythm action series.