On April 2nd, singer-songwriter Don McLean’s signature hit, “American Pie,” comes to the Rock Band Music Store. From McLean’s 1971 album of the same name, this legendary folk-rock track spent four weeks as a number one song on U.S. Billboard’s Hot 100!
This is the last week of RBN releases on PS3, so we’re going out with a bang! Jerry Lee Lewis’s classic “Great Balls of Fire” comes out Tuesday on PS3, along with four other frequently requested songs. Additionally, this release includes 5 (2x Bass Pedal) songs from artists such as A Day to Remember and August Burns Red for the enjoyment of expert drummers. That’s ten tracks total for PS3 players!
This week we have special guest David Nguyen on the show. David is the acclaimed Dance Central 3 credits pixel artist, an exceptional cosplayer & a valued Dance Central community member.
With over four million albums sold in the United States alone, American rock band Chevelle will make their debut on the Rock Band Music Store on March 26th!
On March 19th, tracks previously available as part of Rock Band Blitz will be made available for download as singles in the Rock Band Music Store! These tracks include Kool & the Gang’s “Jungle Boogie,” Shinedown’s “Diamond Eyes (Boom-Lay Boom-Lay Boom),” and Tears for Fears’ “Shout.” An optional Pro Guitar and Pro Bass upgrade will be available for “Jungle Boogie”!
This Thursday, look for new Freen in Green and Rainbowdragoneyes on Xbox 360. PS3 players, this all-metal week includes finger-breaking songs by Psychostick, I See Stars, and more!
One of our favorite people in gaming is Mr. Dan Amrich. Many may know him from his years on the journalism side of our industry, while others know him as OneOfSwords, Activision’s community management maestro.
Tracks from Oingo Boingo and Toto come to the Rock Band Music Store this week!
Check out our roundup of where Harmonix will be at PAX East 2013, including panels, our booth, and our party!