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Rock Band Latest News - Wii

  • Publisher: Electronic Arts
  • Genre:Music
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  • Release Date:Jun 26, 2008
  • # of Players:1 player
  • ESRB:T - Teen (Lyrics,Mild Suggestive Themes)
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Game Description:NOTE: Gameplay requires a drum, microphone, or guitar controller. Rock Band is compatible with most music game controllers. Game does not include drum, microphone, or guitar controller with rental or purchase.Make like a rockstar right in your own living room with Rock Band for Wii! Master all aspects of music and take your band from garage-level wannabe to stadium-rocking juggernaut. Hone your talents either alone or with friends as you master lead guitar, tackle the bass, bang the drums, and wow the crowd as lead vocalist. Rock Band for Wii lets you take on 63 of the world's greatest rock songs, including 5 exclusive Wii bonus tracks. Prove you've got the chops to play everything from alternative to heavy metal to punk to classic rock in your relentless quest for rock 'n' roll superstardom.
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Rock Band News

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  • Rock Band Network Website Breaks Down How To Sell Your Music Step-By-Step

    In addition to announcing Rock Band Network, MTV Games and Harmonix have launched the official website for Rock Band Network, which explains the concept behind their approach to user generated content, allows users to sign up for a newsletter that will alert them when the open beta begins and includes the step-by-step process for having a song...

    Posted July 17, 2009

    Rock Band Network Website Breaks Down How To Sell Your Music Step-By-Step
  • Rock Band Network Opening, Letting You Create, Sell, Share Your Music

    This is a game changer. MTV Games and Harmonix have, at long last, responded to Guitar Hero's in-game music creation tools. Rock Band's response is the Rock Band Network, first launching on Xbox 360 in open beta in early August, which will provide Harmonix's own music authoring tools to independent musicians and give them the opportunity to...

    Posted July 17, 2009

    Rock Band Network Opening, Letting You Create, Sell, Share Your Music
  • Jimmy Page And Jack White Don't Like Guitar Hero

    It's interesting to find out how rockers feel about music games like Guitar Hero and Rock Band. Yeah, they're just games, and we just have fun with them, but it must be surreal to have your art, job and craft appear in a video game. If you've poured your life-blood and passion into a musical composition, it must be really, really weird to have...

    Posted June 23, 2009

    Jimmy Page And Jack White Don't Like Guitar Hero
  • Pearl Jam Track Pack For Rock Band, Wii Content Coming Later

    The love between Rock Band and Pearl Jam continues to benefit the rest of the world, as Harmonix and MTV Games announced a new Pearl Jam track pack that's dropping this week. There's only three songs this time around, but hey, more Pearl Jam is more Pearl Jam, right? Pearl Jam -- "Brother" Pearl Jam -- "Alive (Live:...

    Posted June 22, 2009

    Pearl Jam Track Pack For Rock Band, Wii Content Coming Later
  • Rock Band Country Track Pack Detailed, Wii Getting Massive DLC Update

    Harmonix and MTV Games continue to make good on overloading Rock Band users with downloadable content for its music series. Today, the companies have detailed the upcoming Rock Band Country Track Pack and offloaded a huge amount of back catalog content for the still-lagging (but quickly catching up) Wii version, timed to the upcoming Bonnaroo...

    Posted June 15, 2009

    Rock Band Country Track Pack Detailed, Wii Getting Massive DLC Update
  • Spinal Tap Heads To Rock Band... With The Wrong Songs

    Famous fake rock band Spinal Tap is heading to famous fake rock music games Rock Band and Rock Band 2. But if you're excited at the prospect of busting out "Big Bottom," "Tonight I'm Gonna Rock You, Tonight" or "Stonehenge," you're going to be disappointed: All the Spinal Tap DLC is from the band's new album, Back...

    Posted June 12, 2009

    Spinal Tap Heads To Rock Band... With The Wrong Songs
  • Green Day Exclusively Coming To Rock Band

    Rock Band has secured one band away from Guitar Hero: Green Day. The punk band accidentally spilled the beans on their collaboration with Harmonix and MTV Games earlier this week, while the public relations departments scrambled to get the official announcement in order. Today, it's real: Green Day is exclusively coming to Rock Band in the form...

    Posted June 11, 2009

    Green Day Exclusively Coming To Rock Band
  • Harmonix Pretty Much Confirms Green Day For Rock Band

    Green Day broke their own embargo earlier this week, revealing the band was working with Harmonix on MTV Games on something Rock Band-related. Whether it's something as extensive as the Pearl Jam live collection or simply a download pack remains unknown, but my former blog, MTV Multiplayer tracked down Harmonix for...

    Posted June 10, 2009

    Harmonix Pretty Much Confirms Green Day For Rock Band
  • 'Rock Band' And 'Guitar Hero' Keep Fighting Over Who's Releasing New Game First

    Last year, it was Rock Band, then Guitar Hero. Before that, it was Guitar Hero, then Rock Band. Activision Blizzard and MTV Games have been playing cat and mouse with one another when it comes to releasing their new music games, sometimes even making deals with console manufacturers to ensure complete secrecy. In 2009, the release pendulum has...

    Posted May 27, 2009| 14 Comments

    'Rock Band' And 'Guitar Hero' Keep Fighting Over Who's Releasing New Game First
  • Ministry, Zombies Come To 'Rock Band'

    Good show on the DLC this week, Harmonix: Industrial pioneers Ministry are making their debut in Rock Band and Rock Band 2. The Ministry pack contains: "The Great Satan" "LiesLiesLies" "Cuz U R Next," But that's not all. Nineties hit-makers The Cranberries and classic rock outfit The Zombies both...

    Posted May 22, 2009| 16 Comments

    Ministry, Zombies Come To 'Rock Band'
  • Nugget From The Net: Coolest Wii Ever On eBay

    Okay, I know the Wii isn't regarded as the coolest game system in the world, but what if I told you that you could bid on a complete Wii Rock Band 2 setup that includes a plastic guitar signed by many top musicians including Dave Grohl, Neil Diamond and the freakin' Jonas Brothers?! (Cue sound of 'tween girls wildly screaming.) You'd think the...

    Posted May 19, 2009| 11 Comments

    Nugget From The Net: Coolest Wii Ever On eBay
  • Harmonix Working On 'Rock Band' Project With Pearl Jam

    Rock Band users were recently given the chance to download classic Pearl Jam album "Ten," but that's not the end of their collaboration with Harmonix and MTV Games. Harmonix developer HMXHenry (that's his message board handle -- working on his "real name" now) posted a request on the official Rock Band boards for music fans...

    Posted May 11, 2009| 20 Comments

    Harmonix Working On 'Rock Band' Project With Pearl Jam
  • TheFeed's Weekend Play List: 'Rock Band 2', 'Chinatown Wars', 'ExciteBots', 'Wolverine' And More!

    We're gearing up for the weekend here at TheFeed. While we usually spend the weekends kite-surfing with super-models clinging to our backs and/or performing Kabuki theater productions at local retirement homes, we'll probably manage to squeeze in a few hours of video games too. Below, in no particular order, is what the editorial team plans to...

    Posted May 8, 2009| 23 Comments

    TheFeed's Weekend Play List: 'Rock Band 2', 'Chinatown Wars', 'ExciteBots', 'Wolverine' And More!
  • Jane's Addiction's 'Nothing's Shocking' Available on 'Rock Band'

    Rock Band and Rock Band 2 owners, get ready to rock and/or roll: The entirety of Jane’s Addiction’s seminal alternative/metal album Nothing’s Shocking is headed to Rock Band. Wii owners can expect a little Rock Band 2 love this week too. A batch of 20 new songs is on the way, including Nothing’s Shocking, as well as...

    Posted April 27, 2009| 7 Comments

    Jane's Addiction's 'Nothing's Shocking' Available on 'Rock Band'
  • 'Rock Band' DLC: Anvil, REO Speedwagon, Styx

    Keep your grandma's hands off the PS3, everybody. Next week's Rock Band DLC is going to have the old goat grabbing for a plastic controller to rock the hell out like they used to back in the days. Classic rockers Styx and REO Speedwagon rule this week's lineup, but Hautewerks is on the rockin' docket as well. Here's the lineup: Styx...

    Posted April 17, 2009| 16 Comments

    'Rock Band' DLC: Anvil, REO Speedwagon, Styx
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