DLC Week of 7/22: The Apples in Stereo and Reel Big Fish

Year of the Pig In the final challenge of the Lunar New Year Rivals Season 22, were playing the songs from the Year of the Pig (2019, 2007, 1995, 1983, 1971, 1959). Denver-based sextet, The Apples in Stereo, released the album New Magnetic Wonder in 2007 on actor Elijah Woods Simian Records. T... Read more

Employee Spotlight: Mary Yovina

Hey There, Im Mary, Whats your current title and how long have you been at Harmonix? Titles are weird. Generally, Im a UI Art Lead. Ive been at Harmonix for a little over 6 years. What are you currently working on, what role do you play in the project? Im currently working on things ... Read more

DLC Week of 7/15: Damone and Ghost

Year of the Rat This week, the Year of the Rat brings amazing songs from 2020, 2008, 1996, 1984, 1972, and 1960 to the Rivals Setlist. After two successful albums in 2003 and 2006, Massachusetts-based Damone released their final album Roll The Dice in 2008. The title and opening track from tha... Read more

DLC Week of 7/8: A Skylit Drive and Cake

Years of the Monkey and Rooster Lets delve into the Year of the Monkey (2016, 2004, 1992, 1980, 1968, 1956) and the Year of the Rooster (2017, 2005, 1993, 1981, 1969, 1957) for this weeks Rivals Challenge. Too Little Too Late is the second track off A Skylit Drives 2011 album Identity on Fire.... Read more

DLC Week of 7/1: Daryl Hall & John Oates and Weezer

Years of the Horse and Sheep Lets explore the Year of the Horse (2014, 2002, 1990, 1978, 1966) and the Year of the Sheep (2015, 2003, 1991, 1979, 1967, 1955) this week. Daryl Hall John Oates Rich Girl is the second track on their 1976 album Bigger Than Both Of Us and is one of the duos most i... Read more

DLC Week of 6/24: Masked Wolf and Our Last Night

Year of the Dog Were exploring the Year of the Dog (2018, 2006, 1994, 1982, 1970, 1958) in Week 4 of Season 22. Australian rapper Masked Wolfs breakthrough hit Astronaut In The Ocean was initially released in 2019 then re-released in early January 2021 after it began to see widespread success.... Read more

DLC Week of 6/17: Children Of Nova and Imagine Dragons

Years of the Dragon and Snake For the third week of challenges, were delving into the songs released in the Year of the Dragon (2012, 2000, 1988, 1976, 1964) and Year of the Snake (2013, 2001, 1989, 1977, 1965). The title track from Children of Novas 2009 debut album, The Complexity of Light h... Read more

Employee Spotlight: Genevieve Roy

Hi there, Im Genevieve! Im the Legal Licensing Coordinator at Harmonix, and I started working here a little over a year and a half ago. I support the legal and music teams, which includes facilitating the legal review for our games, managing music approvals and extensions, and contract administr... Read more

DLC Week of 6/10: Blessthefall and The Pretty Reckless

Year of the Ox Our second challenge week features songs released during Year of the Ox (2021, 2009, 1997, 1985, 1973, 1961). Released in 2009 on their sophomore album Witness, blessthefalls Whats Left Of Me is a track youll want to break out that hair straightener and skinny jeans for. A quint... Read more

DLC Week of 6/03: Alestorm and Glass Animals

Years of the Tiger Rabbit Our first week explores songs released during Years of the Tiger (2010, 1998, 1986, 1974, 1962) and Years of the Rabbit (2011, 1999, 1987, 1975, 1963). The first DLC track for the week will take you onto the high seas with the definitive pirate-metal band Alestorm. S... Read more