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Rock Band 3 DLC Will Not Be Backwards Compatiable With Previous Titles

November 9, 2010

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One thing that Rock Band has had over Guitar Hero is that with each release of a new game, all the DLC for said new game would be valid and playable in previous versions of Rock Band. So if you didn’t want to buy a new version each year but still wanted new songs, the […]

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The RZA and Snoop Dogg Headed to Your Home Consoles

September 3, 2010

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RZA DJ HERO

With the upcoming release of DJ Hero 2, Activision is beefing up this sequel by allowing you to play as many legendary DJs and this release sees Bobby Digital himself join the ranks. Along with being a playable character, The RZA will have two exclusive mixes as playable tracks in the game. These tracks mix […]

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Rock Band 3 to Give You More Plastic Instruments

May 25, 2010

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With the demo for Rock Band: Green Day available on Xbox Live, users are treated to a teaser for the upcoming Rock Band 3 upon completion of the demo. This teaser shows the icons for the standard mic, bass, guitar and drum sets but this time around you will notice the harmony mics introduced in […]

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Phoenix Tracks Released for Rock Band 2 Today

January 19, 2010

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Rock Band releases two tracks from indie darlings Phoenix’ most recent album, Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix, today. This is of particular note as it represents one of the first times a current, critically-respected, fairly artsy rock outfit has released tracks. And yes, Phoenix has accomplished crossover appeal and popularity, but theirs was The Onion’s A.V. Club’s […]

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Rock Band is Ruining My Life.

September 23, 2009

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So, as mentioned several times on the podcast and website, I am a huge Rock Band fan. And now, with the addition of maybe the most beautiful video game ever made,  The Beatles Rock Band, my love of this particular franchise has only grown. Unfortunately, it has prevented me from some very important aspects of […]

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Rock Band Beatles out tomorrow.

September 8, 2009

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Well kids, if you enjoy playing fake instruments and the Beatles tomorrow is the day for you. MTV Games and EA will be releasing Rock Band: The Beatles for all platforms. Retail price goes from $60-$250 depending on the bundle you buy but there will be something for everyone. Word is that the Abbey Road […]

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Spinal Tap coming to Rock Band next week.

July 31, 2009

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Next week will see the release of many tracks from Spinal Taps “Black Album” along with a few remixes from “Back From The Dead”. All tracks will be available for the Xbox 360 and Wii on August 4th, with the PS3 receiving the tracks on August 6th. No official price point or if there will […]

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Microsoft E3 round-up

June 2, 2009

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Ok, yes I am biased against the Xbox 360. But I still wasn’t that impressed with Microsofts presentation yesterday. Outside of showing already announced games, including having Paul McCartney and Ringo Star introduce Rock Band: Beatles, Microsoft announced Project Natal. Project Natal works similar to Sonys Eye Toy, in that it will read your entire […]

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New Rock Band game announced…Lego Rock Band?

April 21, 2009

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Lego Rock Band

Yep, after the rumor began around this years GDC; Harmonix has officially announced Lego Rock Band for the PS3, Xbox 360, Wii and DS. This game is looking to be targeted to the tween crowd and will allow you to “build” your own band to conquer the music industry. Early announced tracks include Blur’s “Song […]

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