Rock Band 4's Next Monthly Update Arrives This Week Plus Great Artists to DLC in March

The new free game update for Rock Band™ 4 hits this week as Harmonix also announces the details of the March downloadable content (DLC) that will be available for purchase. This month’s update features a change to Career Mode scores which will post them to the Leaderboards, new hair and hat options for players to customize their Rock Band 4 characters, and stability improvements. Read more

Some Thoughts on PC Rhythm Gaming

Cian from the community team here! I want to try something a bit different. In the past, our blog has primarily focused on highlighting content from our own company and games. However, in the spirit of being different I want to take an editorial approach and share some thoughts on the current landscape of rhythm games on PC. I like to think I’m pretty knowledgeable about rhythm games. Since I first laid eyes on a dance pad in the late nineties, I’ve been playing (and occasionally, writing about and even making) games in the genre on all platforms – mobile, handheld, console, and sometimes the occasional PC title. The long and short of it is that I live, sleep, and breathe rhythm games. Read more

DLC Week of 2/22 = Zac Brown Band!

This week, the Rock Band 4 library grows with a DLC artist that is new to the game – Zac Brown Band! Based in Atlanta, Georgia, the members have been making music together for over a decade, and the band won the Grammy Award for Best New Artist in 2010. Read more

Rock Band 4 - March Update Details

Holy cow, it’s going to be March already!? Guess it’s time for another update about Rock Band 4! March is going to bring some cool new assets to the Rock Shop, plus a whole bunch of bug fixes to continue stabilization on the game itself. Here’s just a few things in store for Rock Band 4 players early this March. Read more

A Fireside Chat with Rhythm Authors

Hey gang, I recently took some time to chat with Joseph Cirri at Rhythm Authors. For those of you not familiar with them, they were originally working on authoring songs back in the RBN days. More recently, they’ve been a major help in a lot of the initial authoring work on a bunch of tracks on the *Rock Band 4* soundtrack, as well as a lot of recent DLC. Read on to see what we talked about! Read more

AMPLITUDE LIVE: Harmonix Invites You to a Concert Featuring Freezepop & Other Artists from the Amplitude Soundtrack!

Amplitude is a successfully funded Kickstarter effort with our fans to refresh and recreate the cult classic rhythm game from 2003. We’re psyched that Amplitude is finally out in the world, and can’t wait to get (beat) blasting with everyone. To celebrate, we're inviting you to Amplitude Live: A Harmonix concert featuring synth-pop sensation, Freezepop, plus more artists whose tracks are features in the game! Read more

Five Finger Death Punch, Motörhead, and Royal Blood Come to Rock Band DLC

This week’s DLC comes to you from three killer rock artists: Five Finger Death Punch, Motörhead, and Royal Blood. Read more

DLC Week of 2/8 - Love is where the Band is!

Getting into the lovey-dovey spirit this week? We've got some tunes that will make any heartthrob melt. And don't think we've forgotten everyone else! Sometimes, it's better to kick it solo. More chocolate for yourself, right? We're in the business of love here at Harmonix, and we've come with good tidings for all with this week's new Rock Band 4 DLC! Read more

Rock Band 4 - February Update Patch Notes

Hey gang! Now that the latest Rock Band 4 update is upon us, I’d like to take some time to provide you all with the FULL list of patch notes that are rolling out today. Check out our list of new content, fixes, and more coming to Rock Band 4 this month! Read more

DLC Week of 2/1 – Daft Punk, Kelly Clarkson, and Outkast!

This week has me super pumped, and I’m very excited to tell you all about it! We’ve got tracks from some incredibly well-known artists for new Rock Band 4 DLC. Coming this week to the Rock Band 4 Music Store are three iconic tracks from artists Daft Punk ft. Pharrell Williams, Kelly Clarkson, and Outkast! Read more