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Rock Band: Special Edition
Game Description:Rock Band allows gamers to perform music from the world’s biggest rock artists with their friends as a virtual band using drum, bass/lead guitar and microphone peripherals, in addition to offering deep online connectivity. Built on deals with the world’s biggest record labels and music publishers, the music featured in Rock Band spans all genres of rock and include many of the master recordings from the biggest songs and artists of all time. This Special Edition box includes the Rock Band game, a wireless Fender Stratocaster Rock Band guitar controller, a Rock Band drum set and a microphone -- everything you need to get in the game and rock out
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Rock Band: Special Edition News

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  • 'Rock Band' Drops New Wave Tracks

    New Wave time, kids: Rock Band has three tracks for ya, all new wave-tastic: The Songs: “Hanging On The Telephone” (Blondie) “Train in Vain (Stand by Me)” (The Clash) “Kool Thing” (Sonic Youth) The Date: Tuesday, May 13, 2008 (Xbox LIVE® Marketplace) Thursday, May 15, 2008...

    Posted May 9, 2008| 6 Comments

    'Rock Band' Drops New Wave Tracks
  • 'Rock Band' Gets A Three-fer Of Rock Love

    Life is meant for rocking out, and Harmonix wants to help you along with a brand new song pack that becomes available next week in the Rock Band store. For 440 Microsoft Points, you can add "This Ain't A Scene, It's An Arms Race" from Fall Out Boy, "Date With The Night" by the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and "It Hurts" by...

    Posted May 2, 2008| 9 Comments

    'Rock Band' Gets A Three-fer Of Rock Love
  • Aerosmith Exclusive To 'Guitar Hero'

    Aerosmith has chosen sides in the great videogame rock emulator war of 2008, and fans of Rock Band are likely not to be happy about it. Seems that the seminal Boston band have chosen to throw their weight behind the Guitar Hero franchise, hot on the heels of their GH: Aerosmith entry, the band say that they will be exclusive to that franchise...

    Posted April 29, 2008| 13 Comments

    Aerosmith Exclusive To 'Guitar Hero'
  • Judas Priest Rocks 'Rock Band'

    Break out the leather: In an announcement that may result in the destruction of the entire earth through Rock and Roll, next week's Rock Band DLC will be the entire Screaming For Vengeance album from Judas Priest. We thought the Boston pack was impressive, but this is on another level, baby. Your puny game system will probably not be able to...

    Posted April 20, 2008| 23 Comments

    Judas Priest Rocks 'Rock Band'
  • 'Rock Band' Head-To-Head Video

    To celebrate the release of standalone Rock Band drums and guitars, Harmonix has compiled a trailer of what a head-to-head, local match looks like. Check it out: Watch Larger Version of this Video

    Posted April 7, 2008| 6 Comments

    'Rock Band' Head-To-Head Video
  • Next Week's 'Rock Band' DLC = :(

    Harmonix, we love you, but come on! Next week we'll get the 3 tracks previously available exclusively from OXM. "Rock Rebellion" by Bang Camaro (master) "Shake" by Count Zero (master) "Super Sprode" by Freezepop (master) The next announcement better be a full album! At the very least, the tracks are...

    Posted April 4, 2008| 16 Comments

    Next Week's 'Rock Band' DLC = :(
  • 'Rock Band' vs. 'GHIII' DLC

    DLC and microtransactions are here to stay, but what do they do for companies? How much DLC are people buying and how much money is it making the publisher? Next-Gen.biz has a great article with graphs and everything. They look at Rock Band and Guitar Hero III and mostly examine how much DLC gamers are buying over time. They briefly mention,...

    Posted March 25, 2008| 9 Comments

    'Rock Band' vs. 'GHIII' DLC

    Like an explosion of joy, the Harmonix team have made TheFeed the happiest conglomerate of writers and editors on Earth with the announcement of the six-song Boston song pack that will be coming on Tuesday. We have literally lost the ability to emote, as this announcement is easily the best news to come down the pike since the Germans...

    Posted March 21, 2008| 18 Comments

  • Rock Band Tunes Sell Gajillion Copies

    It was announced this week that music videogame juggernaut Rock Band has yielded over 6 million purchased downloads for the songs featured in the game since its launch on November 20, 2007. Molly Hatchet rules! According to Harmonix: “With an impressive weekly stream of downloadable content since launch and an unmatched offering of over 70...

    Posted March 20, 2008| 8 Comments

    Rock Band Tunes Sell Gajillion Copies
  • Rock Band DLC: Grateful Dead Pack

    Guitar Hero III gives us No Doubt the week we get NIN in Rock Band and now Harmonix is upping the ante yet again. Next week, Rock Band owners will get the Grateful Dead pack. It will run $9.99 / 800 Points ($1.99 or 160 points seperately) and feature the following 6 tracks from the Dead. “China Cat Sunflower” (Master) ...

    Posted February 29, 2008| 15 Comments

    Rock Band DLC: Grateful Dead Pack
  • 'Rock Band' DLC: Weezer, Garbage, STP

    Usually, when announcing the weekly Rock Band DLC, I'm able to determine (or invent) some unspoken theme. But this week, I throw up my hands. Check it out: Release date: Tuesday, February 19, 2008 (Microsoft) Thursday, February 21, 2008 (Sony) Tracks: Stone Temple Pilots “Sex Type Thing” Weezer “El Scorcho” ...

    Posted February 19, 2008| 15 Comments

    'Rock Band' DLC: Weezer, Garbage, STP
  • 'Rock Band' Prog Tracks Guitar Charts

    The Progressive Pack has dropped for Rock Band on Xbox Live (Thursday for PSN) and YouTube user Npeaen has quick-turned videos for all three tracks showing off the Expert guitar chart. FYI, he does this every week for every track released. Working Man - As Made Famous by Rush Read More?

    Posted January 29, 2008| 15 Comments

    'Rock Band' Prog Tracks Guitar Charts
  • New 'Rock Band' DLC Released

    Grab your DLC hats 'cause it's Rock Band time. Available now on Xbox Live Marketplace are the following new tracks: Radiohead - "My Iron Lung" (Master) Weezer - "Buddy Holly" (Master) Pretenders - "Brass in Pocket" (Cover) The tracks sell for 160 Points or $2 each. The PS3 version should get these...

    Posted December 19, 2007| 7 Comments

    New 'Rock Band' DLC Released
  • EA Gives Away Quality Free Games

    Recently, mega-publisher Electronic Arts announced they would be giving away a free game to anyone who needed to have their faulty Rock Band guitar replaced. Naturally, the cynical gaming community assumed that profit hungry EA would be handing out free copies of a 3-year old sports title or a cheap download. However, EA released the list of...

    Posted December 18, 2007| 8 Comments

    EA Gives Away Quality Free Games
  • PS3 'Rock Band' To Get Guitar Compatibility

    If you've been playing Rock Band on your PS3, and your band has been sucking because you don't have a bass player because second guitars are impossible to obtain, you're in luck. Harmonix, makers of Rock Band, posted the work on their forums that a patch is coming that will allow Guitar Hero 3 guitars to work on the PS3, just like they do on...

    Posted December 5, 2007| 5 Comments

    PS3 'Rock Band' To Get Guitar Compatibility