Rock Band Archive

  • Review: Rock Band Blitz

    Review: Rock Band Blitz

    It’s not really about hitting all the notes. That alone is a pretty shocking thing to say about a music game developed by Harmonix, the company that helped litter our living rooms with enough plastic instruments to choke several mariachi bands. But it’s true, because […]

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  • This is the Complete Rock Band 3 Set List

    This is the Complete Rock Band 3 Set List

    At 83 songs, the Rock Band 3 on-disc set list is 10 tracks shy of the Guitar Hero: Warriors of Rock set list, but in terms of quality and diversity RB3 may just edge out its rockin’ rival. We’ll find out on October 26th when […]

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  • Bob Marley, Rammstein and More Bring International Flavor to Rock Band 3

    Bob Marley, Rammstein and More Bring International Flavor to Rock Band 3

    Expanding upon previously announced Rock Band 3 international acts, which include Phoenix (France), Ida Maria (Norway), Juanes (Colombia), Metric (Canada) and The Vines (Australia), MTV Games and Harmonix have announced 10 more songs to be featured as part of the game’s 83-song on-disc soundtrack. Two […]

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  • Review: Green Day: Rock Band

    Review: Green Day: Rock Band

    Guitar Hero is widely considered the most whored-out franchise going right now, and I would agree with that. But Rock Band sure seems intent on catching up. Two base games have already been released, a third is on the way, the series expanded to the […]

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  • Free Rock Band Unplugged Lite Launches with PSPgo

    Free Rock Band Unplugged Lite Launches with PSPgo

    For a limited time beginning October 1st, all launch PSPgo units will come with a PSN voucher to download Rock Band Unplugged Lite, a free version of Rock Band Unplugged featuring five full songs. What’s also cool about the “Lite” version is its expandability. Once […]

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  • LittleBigPlanet, MotorStorm, Rock Band and Assassin’s Creed Ready to Rock PSP in ’09

    LittleBigPlanet, MotorStorm, Rock Band and Assassin’s Creed Ready to Rock PSP in ’09

    Up to now, the PSP game library has been severely lacking in consistency. Sony’s portable gaming device is home to many fantastic titles, but the extended droughts in between major game releases has been extremely disappointing, especially over the past year. But early into 2009 […]

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  • Rock Out in Style With The Ant Commandos’ New Illuminated Drumsticks

    Rock Out in Style With The Ant Commandos’ New Illuminated Drumsticks

    Not to leave out Rock Band and soon-to-be Guitar Hero: World Tour drummers, The Ant Commandos has shipped a new pair of Illuminated Drumstick sets to retailers. Available in flame red and electric blue colors, the Illuminated Drumsticks come in packs of two for $19.99 […]

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  • The Ant Commandos’ PS2/PS3 Widow Maker Bass Guitar Rocks Into Retail

    The Ant Commandos’ PS2/PS3 Widow Maker Bass Guitar Rocks Into Retail

    Following up on last month’s release of the V-Shaped Double Range Guitar, The Ant Commandos have now released the Widow Maker Wireless Bass Guitar to complete the set. Like the Double Range, the Widow Maker is a wireless guitar designed with 4-in-1 compatibility for all […]

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  • The Ant Commandos: 4-in-1 Guitar Hero/Rock Band Guitar Controller Rocks PS2, PS3

    The Ant Commandos: 4-in-1 Guitar Hero/Rock Band Guitar Controller Rocks PS2, PS3

    Finally, PlayStation gamers have an all-in-one guitar controller solution for jamming out in Guitar Hero and Rock Band, with The Ant Commandos today announcing the retail release of its V-Shaped Double Range Guitar. Available now for $59.99 (or $49.99 if ordered straight from TAC) in […]

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