Requires a drum, microphone or guitar controller to play (Rock Band
instruments sold separately)
Developed by Harmonix, developers of the blockbuster Guitar Hero franchise,
Rock Band is an all-new platform for gamers to experience music, giving players
the chance to rock in the shoes of the biggest guitarists, bassists, drummers
and singers of all time - as a solo superstar or as part of a hard rocking band.
Rock Band delivers the most authentic music game ever - by challenging rockers
to master lead guitar, bass guitar, drums and vocals. Built on unprecedented
deals with top record labels and music publishers, the music featured in Rock
Band spans all genres of rock and includes many master recordings from legendary
- Rock Out Your Way! Players can beat on drums, sing along, groove as a
bassist and shred riffs as guitarists (using a licensed replica of the
legendary Fender Stratocaster) - either in single-player career mode leading
a band, in multiplayer as part of the band, or against each other - in
person or online!
- Unrivaled Song Library! Major record labels and leading music publishers
have signed on to provide unrivaled access to master recordings and
legendary rock artists - from punk, metal and alternative to classic and
southern rock of the 60s, 70s, 80s, 90s and 2000s.
- Fully Customisable! Form your own band, create and customise your own
rocker, and then travel on a fast rise to fame around the world in a quest
for rock 'n' roll glory!
- Rock 'n' Roll Never Dies! Supports downloadable content for never-ending
- Multiplayer Gameplay! Play together in your living room or across the
world! Rock Band offers deep online functionality, allowing players to rock
together whether they're in Rhode Island or Reykjavik.
- Rock Band ships with 40 of the most epic rock acts ever (with
downloadable songs and albums to come!), including...
- Nirvana - In Bloom
- Metallica - Enter Sandman
- Queens Of The Stone Age - Go With The Flow
- Foo Fighters - Learn To Fly
- The Hives - Main Offender
- Mountain - Mississippi Queen
- Black Sabbath - Paranoid
- The Strokes - Reptilia
- The Ramones - Rockaway Beach
- Weezer - Say It Ain't So
- David Bowie - Suffragette City
- Rush - Tom Sawyer
- Stone Temple Pilots - Vasoline
- Bon Jovi - Wanted Dead Or Alive
- The Who - Won't Get Fooled Again