Category: Fan Stories

There Goes My Hero: My Brother the Rock Band Superfan

Rob is a superfan we met at PAX this year that has been kind enough to write great Rock Band Blitz Power-up profiles for us for a few weeks. He shared this personal story with us, and we thought the Rock Band community would appreciate it.

So Much to Say about Dave Matthews Band

HUGE Dave Matthews Band fan Donald "dmbdaw" shares his love for the band in our latest fan story.

The Rock Band Community Supports Extra Life

A number of our more amazing community members have made us aware of their plans to use Rock Band as part of their Extra Life fundraisers this Saturday. October 20th. If you’re not aware, Extra Life is the biggest gaming charity event of the year, involving thousands of people around the world in marathon gaming sessions in support of Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals.

Tim Converse: 100% Committed to Rock Band

HMX Alum Sean Baptiste talks with Tim Converse, the Rock Band 3 player that has completed all the goals in RB3.

The Glowing Stars: Professional Music, Game Controller

Matt Payne of The Glowing Stars uses a Rock Band 3 keyboard controller on stage in his band. In this article he tells us all about it and then talks to HMX Alum Sean Baptiste about the band and their history.

The History of Maximum Donordrive, A Rock Band Party with a Purpose

A small Rock Band night spawns a yearly charity event that gathered almost 500 pounds of food per year for a local food pantry.

A True Wholigan: Winner of a Mad Catz Charity Auction

Our friends at Mad Catz recently reached out to The Who to offer two signed Fender Wireless Wooden Stratocaster Guitars for auction to benefit the Teenage Cancer Trust. David LeGros, one of the auction winners, was good enough to share some stories about his love for The Who.

Cheesemint's Charity Rock Band Rockathon

Rock Band fans raise money for charity by playing through the Endless Setlist and a 16-song encore!

Rock Band's First Trombone Solo

If you think "I Get By" by Honest Bob and the Factory to Dealer Incentives is difficult on vocals, try playing it on trombone. Honest Bob's Dan Schmidt talks to Ethan Zawisza, the Rock Band player behind the trombone video.

Victory, Sweet Victory: A Forum Goer’s Hunt for the Perfect Rock Band Tournament

The tale of one fan's quest to win a Rock Band tournament.