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Rock Band 4 - April Update Patch Notes

Hey gang,

This month brings a fresh new update to Rock Band 4, complete with patch notes! Setlists are officially available today, as well as a re-organized Main Menu and a whole bunch of bug fixes. Want to know all the juicy new details coming with this month’s update? Read below for more!


Create and save setlists of your favorite tracks! More details on Setlists can be found here.

Rock Band 4 - Setlists

Reorganized Main Menu

  • Allows for streamlined and smarter navigation.

Song Patching

  • Added ability to patch downloadable content as part of monthly game updates, so you don't need to re-download songs if we need to fix them.
  • We’ve fixed a TON of individual songs coming in our April update, ICYMI!

General Bug Fixes

  • Fixed an error that prevented scores from uploading to leaderboards.
    • Players that have played a large number of songs offline may see some delays in their scores posting.
    • Players should no longer need to delete their save data to upload scores to the leaderboards.
    • If you continue to experience leaderboard uploading issues, please submit a ticket to our Customer Support team!
  • Fixed an occasional crash after a song begins and ends.
  • Fixed an issue where looking at Friends’ Leaderboards would not show Friends’ scores.
  • Fixed an issue where a player could taunt friends of friends.
  • Fixed an issue in Calibration Mode where a player would not be able to calibrate if a second player dropped in.
  • Fixed a bug where "All Moderate Songs Set" and "All Apprentice Songs Set" were not pulling the correct content or displaying the corresponding difficulty.
  • Fixed issues where help bar buttons could disappear in the music library or appear at inappropriate times in the music library.
  • Fixed an issue where the activity feed wouldn’t work when the player had more than 30 friends.
  • Fixed an issue where the first gem of “Disco-Flipped” sections for drums wasn’t flipping.
  • Fixed an issue on some disc songs where drummers could not deploy recently earned Overdrive before the end of a song.
  • Fixed a legacy issue where Harmony Vocals did not grant Overdrive appropriately.
  • Fixed an issue where the crowd would boo players who had dropped into a single-player session.
  • Fixed an issue where players who had dropped in or changed difficulties during a solo would see the solo percentage message at the end of the song.
  • Fixed an issue where the song preview glitches.
  • Fixed an issue during the guitar solo of “At Night in Dreams”.
  • Fixed issue where characters’ heads could expand endlessly when game is paused.
  • Fixed issue where difficulty icons appeared on page navigation in leaderboards.
  • Fixed issue where changing a clothing item’s color caused other clothing items’ colors to change as well.
  • Fixed an issue where Rock Shop item names weren’t displaying correctly in German.
  • Fixed an issue where the “Set for Life” trophy could be unlocked erroneously.
  • Fixed PS4-only issue where the touch button wouldn’t visually appear to deploy Overdrive for vocals during a Big Rock Ending (even though it was actually deploying it).
  • Fixed a PS4-only issue where cycling through Player Stats could cause a disconnection from PSN message.

As always, if you have any issues with Rock Band 4, please submit a ticket to our Customer Support portal and we’ll be in touch! For general feedback about the game or anything Harmonix, feel free to send us a message – we’d love to talk!