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This week, Rock Band brings us not only Florence, but also The Machine. Specifically, we get Florence and the Machine's popular jam "Dog Days Are Over." In addition to Florence's mechanical musings, we also get Cracker's "Teen Angst (What the World Needs Now) and Midnight Oil's "The Power and the P...

June 1st 2012 at 11:50am 0 Comments
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A "Bullet For My Valentine" may sound like a really terrible gift for anyone that doesn't collect antique minié balls, but it's actually the name of next week's featured band over in Rock Band DLC world.The aptly named "Bullet For My Valentine Pack 01" features three songs spanning three alb...

May 27th 2012 at 7:30pm 0 Comments
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The "Maiden Epics" pack of Iron Maiden tunes coming to Rock Band next week has things that sound like they wouldn't be metal, but are, in fact, totally metal.Like "Rime of the Ancient Mariner." Sounds like some old epic poem, right? Well, it is epic in that sense, as well as in the sense of being t...

May 18th 2012 at 7:15pm 0 Comments
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Paramore's "Brand New Eyes" album may not be so brand new anymore, but Rock Band Weekly is tapping it this week for a three-pack from the operatic rock band.

May 11th 2012 at 11:59pm 0 Comments
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So much rage! How much rage? Over 9000! What? OVER 9000! That's how much raging against machines there is in next week's Rock Band DLC. Tracks include classic rage like "Bombtrack" and "Killing in the Name," which even if you think you've never heard these songs before, the minute it starts you'll...

May 4th 2012 at 7:30pm 0 Comments
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Whether you're old enough to remember when Cinderella was on the radio or you discovered the band during a Google search for the Disney film, a trio of tracks from the '80s hair band will debut in Rock Band 3 this Tuesday on Xbox 360, PS3 and Nintendo Wii."Nobody's Fool," from Cinderella's debut al...

April 20th 2012 at 6:00pm 0 Comments
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Next week's Rock Band DLC features four tracks from pop-rock artist P!nk. "Get the Party Started" comes off her Missundaztood album, while the other three songs are from her Grammy-nominated Funhouse album. Also, "Please Don't Leave Me" takes on quite a different tone when sung by a guy instead of...

April 13th 2012 at 9:00pm 0 Comments
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The Harmonix community team will be busy showing off Rock Band Blitz to the public for the first time at PAX East tomorrow, so the Rock Band DLC announcement for this week arrived a day early. Next week's downloadable content is a three-pack from the thrash metal band Slayer.

April 5th 2012 at 9:00pm 0 Comments
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Time to get those goth-rock glamour gowns out of storage, because next week's Rock Band DLC features the emotional tunes of Evanescence. Vocalists should be prepared to warm up at least 15-20 minutes before attempting any type of Amy Lee belting.

March 30th 2012 at 11:30pm 0 Comments
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Next week's Rock Band DLC tracks come from a land down under. So, go ahead and make yourself a Vegemite sandwich and play Men At Work's classic tracks: "Down Under" and "Overkill." You also get Santana's "Smooth"... you know, the one with Matchbox 20's Rob Thomas.

March 16th 2012 at 10:30pm 0 Comments