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Rocksmith Hits Retail, Redone with Bass

Tuesday, October 16, 2012 No Comments

Ubisoft announced the release of a new version of its self-improvement, guitar-learning title, Rocksmith, today for PC. This new version of the game features compatibility with both guitars and bass guitars. Along with the new release today, came the re-release of the original standard editions of Rocksmith for Xbox 360 and Playstation 3, featuring the […]


Queen Now Available in Rocksmith

Tuesday, June 19, 2012 No Comments

Yes, I know I’m a week late to the party here, but I love the classic rock awesomeness that is Queen, so bear with me. If you’ve ever wanted to learn to play classic Queen tracks like Bohemian Raphsody or Fat Bottomed Girls, but music sheets, online tabs or the plastic, five-button guitar doesn’t quite […]

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Ubisoft Announces Rocksmith Pre-order Goodies

Wednesday, September 7, 2011 No Comments

Late last week, Ubisoft announced that it has partnered with GameStop and Best Buy to offer two free downloadable songs to people who pre-order its upcoming educational guitar title, Rocksmith. The game, which already features a decent library of music from artists like The Animals, The Black Keys, Interpol and Nirvana, lets you plug any […]


Rock Band Squier Pro Guitar Unboxing

Wednesday, May 11, 2011 2 Comments

In this week’s video, L.E. heads out to his jam mate’s place to unbox and try out the new Rock Band Squier Pro guitar for Rock Band 3. With Akiva behind the guitar, we can be sure that the guitar will get a proper test. Click the link to watch!


Harmonix Partners with Schick for Smooth Contest and Giveaway

Friday, March 25, 2011 No Comments

Lucky Americans, always getting more contest possibilities than us. We got word from Harmonix today about a contest it’s been running with Schick (the disposable razor brand) since February. The contest, only open to Americans (sniff) gives entrants a chance to instantly win various Rock Band software or peripherals like the recently (see: finally!) released […]


Ubisoft Takes Aim at Rock Band, Announces New Guitar Video Game

Friday, March 18, 2011 1 Comment

While some believe the music/rhythm genre is dying, others still believe in it strongly, and some are just throwing their hat in the ring. Ubisoft is one of the latter, announcing yesterday that it is developing a new music/rhythm, or as it calls it, self-improvement, title that will allow players to plug in any real […]


Zivix Strikes a Chord, Ups the Ante With Jam Party: Remixed

Wednesday, January 26, 2011 No Comments

A few months ago, we told you about the release of a music creation game for Windows-based PCs that can bring new life (see: usefulness) to your old USB Guitar Hero and Rock Band controllers called Jam Party: Be the Music. Today, the game’s developer, Zivix, announced that it’s released a new version of the […]


Rock Band Goes European and Says Happy Holidays in Next Week’s Music Store Update

Friday, December 17, 2010 No Comments

Harmonix and MTV Games announced today that next week’s Rock Band Music Store update will be for singles only, because that’s all there will be in the update. The update features a mishmash of European tunes, including one holiday title, Happy Xmas (War is Over) by John & Yoko, The Plastic Ono Band. The rest […]


Harmonix Prepares to Take Thanksgiving Weekend Off, Announces Rock Band DLC Update Today

Wednesday, November 24, 2010 No Comments

After a short brain fart, I finally figured out why Harmonix sent out its announcement for next week’s Rock Band Music Store update today. Thanksgiving and Black Friday! Looks like somebody’s preparing to take the weekend off! With that in mind, next week’s update features a four track pack from Lynyrd Skynyrd, plus a couple […]


The Incomplete Rock Band 3 Lazy Review

Wednesday, November 24, 2010 1 Comment

In this week’s video, L.E. and Nathan do a video review of Rock Band 3, but it’s more of an incomplete review, since we haven’t had the chance to look at the new Pro mode compatible instruments yet. Click the link to watch!

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