Tag Archives: rock band
Fri, Aug 17, 2012 | 16:13 BST
Rock Band 3 will be getting another taste of The Black Keys next week with downloadable tracks Tighten Up, Howlin’ for You, and Lonely Boy. All tracks contain keyboard support while the later track also includes Pro Guitar and Pro Bass expansions. Each track will run you the usual, or you can get them via a pack for $5.49. The Black Keys tracks will release on PSN, Wii, and XBL August 21, while European PSN users will get the tracks on August 22.
Sat, Aug 11, 2012 | 16:11 BST
Rock Band 3 will be the recipient of three new tracks next week from Foreigner and Nightwish.
Sat, Aug 04, 2012 | 20:53 BST
Harmonix has announced an eclectic mix of tracks will be available for Rock Band 3 next week. The tracks are rom Whitesnake’s Still of the Night, Cutting Crew’s (I Just) Dies in Your Arms, and Hoobastank’s Crawling in the Dark. The tracks can be yours com August 7, and all contain keyboard support, and the Cutting Crew single contains Pro Guitar and Bass options. The tracks will land in Europe for PSN August 8. Maybe I can finally get my Mom to play RB3 with me if I pick up the Whitesnake track. She had the hots for David Coverdale when I was a kid. Might still. I’ll have to ask.
Tue, Jul 24, 2012 | 18:28 BST
EA has announced it will remove both Rock Band and Rock Band Reloaded from the App Store next week on July 31. Users can re-install purchases if synched to iCloud, and users will still be able to play the titles locally. The games are being pulled due to the licensing agreement with Harmonix ending. Thanks, EG.
Fri, Jun 29, 2012 | 20:45 BST
Harmonix has announced singles from The All-American Rejects, Mudvayne, and Rise Against will be released for Rock Band 3 next week. The tracks will run you the usual, plus an additional amount for tracks with Pro Guitar and Bass upgrades on PS3, 360, and Wii. Here’s what will be available: The All-American Rejects – “Gonzo”; Mudvayne – “Happy?”; Rise Against – “Satellite”. The tracks will be available on July 3, unless you are a PS3 user in Europe, in which case you can download them on July 4.
Fri, Jun 22, 2012 | 17:27 BST
Harmonix has announced tracks from five-time Grammy winner Carrie Underwood will land on the Rock Band store next week for Rock Band 3. Called the Carrie Underwood Pack 01, tracks include Before He Cheats, Cowboy Casanova, and Good Girl. The first two offerings contain keyboard support, while the later has the option of added Pro Guitar and Bass upgrades. The tracks will run you the usual, and will be available for PS3, Xbox 360, and Wii June 26.
Fri, Jun 01, 2012 | 17:59 BST
Harmonix has announced tracks from Cracker, Florence + the Machine, and Midnight Oil will be released for Rock Band 3 next week, June 5. Tracks from the aforementioned artists are: Teen Angst (What the World Needs Now), Dog Days are Over, and Power and the Passion, respectively. Each track will run you the usual on PS3, Wii, and Xbox 360. Pro Guitar and keyboard information can be found through the Rock Band Blog.
Thu, May 03, 2012 | 13:32 BST
EA’s confirmed it won’t kill Rock Band iOS after users were sent a message that said the game would come to an end at the end of this month.
Wed, May 02, 2012 | 18:37 BST
Users who own the Rock Band iOS app have received notice that the game will “no longer be playable” after May 31 via pop up message when loading it up. While EA has yet to officially respond to the matter, and its seems a bit odd that someone would no longer be granted access a purchased game and the purchased DLC, The Guardian notes EA shuttering of the game is “not an isolated example.”
Fri, Apr 20, 2012 | 20:12 BST
Time to get out the spandex and tease your hair to high heaven: Cinderella will make their Rock Band debut next week on April 24. The following tracks can also be purchased in a pack for $5.49: Nobody’s Fool, Shelter Me, and Don’t Know What You Got (Till It’s Gone). All contain keyboard support, while the later offering also supports Pro Guitar and Pro Bass. Individual songs will run you $1.99 each with an extra $0.99 for the Pro upgrade on PS3, Wii, and Xbox 360.
Thu, Apr 05, 2012 | 18:12 BST
Harmonix has announced a Slayer three pack will arrive on the store next week for Rock Band 3. The tracks are: Raining Blood, South of Heaven, and Seasons in the Abyss. Raining Blood will have the option of Pro Guitar and Bass. Slayer Pack 01 will run you $5.49 or individually for $1.99 on Xbox 360 and PS3 and $2.00 on Wii.
Wed, Apr 04, 2012 | 17:06 BST
Fri, Mar 09, 2012 | 15:25 GMT
Harmonix has said it doesn’t have any plans to stop releasing weekly content for Rock Band.
Fri, Mar 02, 2012 | 16:04 GMT
Fri, Feb 10, 2012 | 17:53 GMT
Sat, Feb 04, 2012 | 17:24 GMT
Harmonix has announced Bush tracks will be made available for Rock Band 3 on February 7 for PS3, Wii, and Xbox 360. The tracks are from the band’s 1994 debut, Sixteen Stone, and the DLC consists of the following tracks: Everything Zen, Comedown, and Machinehead. The tracks will be made available for PS3 the following day in Europe, as part of the weekly PSN update. Each will run you the normal rate, and for an extra $0.99 you can upgrade the song Machinehead to Pro bass and guitar. A track pack will be made available for $5.49.
Sat, Jan 14, 2012 | 21:00 GMT
Harmonix has announced two tracks from The Edgar Winter Group’s album, They Only Come Out at Night, and two from Korn will be released for Rock Band 3 next week. The tracks are: Free Ride, Frankenstein, Freak on a Leash, and Falling Away from Me. The former tracks from Winter contain keyboard support, with the later containing Pro Guitar/Pro Bass as well. Each track will run you the usual price on PS3, Wii, and Xbox 360 come January 17.
Fri, Dec 09, 2011 | 19:29 GMT
Harmonix has announced that a three-pack of Canadian prog-rockers RUSH will be made available on PS3, Wii, and Xbox 360 December 13. Track include: Fly by Night, Caravan, and The Spirit of Radio (Live). Also to be made available are the singles Rebel Love Song from Black Veil Brides and A Warrior’s Call from Volbeat. Each track will run you $1.99, with an additional $0.99 for Pro tracks. More information is available on the Rock Band Blog.
Sat, Dec 03, 2011 | 19:14 GMT
Wed, Nov 23, 2011 | 17:48 GMT
In a video celebrating the fourth birthday of the Rock band franchise, Harmonix staffers admitted to qualms about going head-to-head with a franchise they’d created.