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The Official Harmonix Podcast Episode 85 – Holidaze

Another podcast, another special guest! HMXHenry guest-hosts again as we chat with Playtest Coordinator Matty Studivan about our favorite holiday songs and movies. Spoiler alert: most holiday songs are total bummers. Listen in and then share your favorite holiday songs in the comments!


Ring in the New Year with Tracks from Andrew W.K., Hot Chelle Rae, and more!

Rock into the New Year with new singles available on the Rock Band Music Store on January 1st! Party advocate Andrew W.K. makes his debut in Rock Band with his hit single “Party Hard,” which appeared on his major-label debut record, 2001’s I Get Wet. Pop rockers Hot Chelle Rae also make their debut this week with the lead single from the band’s second album, 2011’s Whatever.


Surviving the Rockpocalypse

With December 21st, 2012 past us and John Cusack not needed to save us all from an untimely doom, we now are able to look positively into the future about the wonderment and joy it will bring. But this is a horrible idea. Sure it didn't happen in 1999, 2000, or 2012; but at any moment we could be taken out by some random prophecy foretold by someone like Nostradamus or Miss Cleo. So read ahead and take the needed steps to prepare for the worst possible scenarios the universe could throw at us.


Rock Band Blitz Power-up Profile: Bandmate

Get tips on using the Bandmate Power-up in Rock Band Blitz in our latest Power-up Profile.


My Chemical Romance Brings a Three-Pack to the Rock Band Music Store

A three-pack from alternative rockers My Chemical Romance is headed to the Rock Band Music Store on December 25th!


New to RBN: 12/20/12

During 2012, the Rock Band Network released over 450 songs on Xbox 360. If the average RBN song is 4 minutes long*, that’s 30 hours of Rock Band with no repeats! (This doesn’t even count the amount of time your fans spend cheering for you.)


Rock Band Blitz Power-up Profile: Blast Notes

Learn more about using the Blast Notes Power-up in Rock Band Blitz in this fun story by Rock Band superfan Rob.


The Official Harmonix Podcast Episode 84 – Wrastlin’

This episode we welcome a very special guest, the one and only Mr. Adam Cardoza. Adam is a game designer here at Harmonix and also a very knowledgeable wrestling fan. The team explores what they think their own personal wrestling theme songs would be if they are ever introduced into a squared circle.


Legendary Singer-Songwriter Elton John Adds Three Tracks to Rock Band

Legendary singer-songwriter Elton John brings three tracks to the Rock Band Music store!


New to RBN: 12/13/12

Five new RBN songs came out today on Xbox 360, including music by newcomers Kenny Wesley and Nuke Wrath Tech. On PS3, watch for five new songs Tuesday, including “All Bodies” by Between the Buried and Me and the PS3 debut of modern new wave virtuoso Scratching the Itch!


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