A rhythm-based music game, developed by Harmonix Music Systems and published by Electronic Arts and MTV Games.

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Do I need a dongle for each Rock Band/Guitar Hero game I own, or is one per instrument enough?

Sorry ...Im not a gamer...my gkids are...so I just bought a used ps2/ and ps3 with several games. the ps2 has rock band, gh van halen, gh aerosmith, gh world tour, along with a kramer striker guiter ...
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Guitar Hero/Rock Band wireless keyboard

For some reason google is failing me... There is a Guitar Hero/Rock Band wireless keyboard (or "keytar") made for 360, Wii, and PS3. Are there multiple versions of this controller, or just one? How ...
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Is Rock Band needed for the Rock Band track packs?

Does that mean I need Rock Band to play the track packs? Or can I just purchase a track pack without having owned Rock Band 1 (or 2 or 3)? I mean since I'm on a Wii, will it need to sense a Rock ...
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Why can't I export Rock Band 1 songs to use in Rock Band 3?

I am trying to export Rock Band 1 songs for my PS3 so I can reuse most of the songs in Rock Band 3. I read that the method to do this is installing the update for Rock Band to enable the option ...
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Which Guitar Hero/Rock Band titles does the WarBeast guitar work with?

I'm planning on buying dreamGear's WarBeast Guitar as a gift for a friend. The guitar's specification makes me suspect that it is not an entirely "regular" peripheral (I don't recall coming across ...
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Is it possible to play Rockband Beatles on a Playstation 2?

Is it possible to play Rockband Beatles on Playstation 2?
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What songs from the Rock Band discs don't import into later versions?

I know there are certain songs that cannot be imported from one version of Rock Band into another due to licensing issues. What songs from Rock Band and Rock Band 2 are restricted in this way?
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Difficulty and features of Guitar Hero versus Rock Band for the PS3

My friend and I are both thinking about getting into the Guitar Hero/Rock Band games. We both own PS3's. Our problem arises with deciding on which game series to get into. He wants to get into the ...
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Where can I find Rock Band instruments for Wii

I've been searching for Rock Band instruments for the Wii and I cant seem to find anything. It seems that they aren't carried in stores any more and they only place i can find them is private sales on ...
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How should I decide what Rock Band equipment to invest in?

I was talking to the fellas at the office about how my nephew is really into Guitar Hero, and that I was considering picking up the game for myself. Then they told me about Rock Band. Wow... drums and ...
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Will save data for the EU versions of Rock Band 1/2/3 load on the American versions?

I live in the EU, own a European Xbox 360, and the EU versions of Rock Band 1, 2, and 3. I am going on a trip to the US in a couple of weeks and will be visiting some friends of mine who own a North ...
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Rockband/Guitar Hero Drums

What are the recommended drums for Rockband/Guitar Hero? I have a set of Guitar Hero World Tour drums that are finally broken beyond use, so I need to pick up a new set. I don't have a strict ...
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Why do Rock Band Drumsets need to be recalibrated so often?

I used to play Rock Band 2 on my friend's PS3, but every so often it would feel completely off and need to be recalibrated. The new calibration settings always ended up as one of two or three ...
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Can I use Rock Band 2 Intruments from the Wii on Xbox

Since the Wii version of the instruments are connected to the console through USB, I was wondering if it was possible to use them on the other current consoles such as Xbox 360 and PS3. I know that ...
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How do I create a microphone stand? [closed]

I want to be able to play the guitar and sing at the same times in games like Rock Band and Guitar Hero, so I'm wondering how I can create a microphone stand out of common household objects. The mic ...
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Left Handed controller

Whilst I am right-handed in pretty much everything, I am not when it comes to playing guitar (real or otherwise). Are there left handed controllers available from Rock Band/Guitar Hero...? If I'm ...
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Differences between PS3 and Wii version of Rock Band The Beatles

I'm considering buying Rock Band The Beatles for my only gaming console, the Nintendo Wii, but I was wondering if there are any big differences between the version on Wii and the version on ...
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How can I get Rock Band 1 songs into Rock Band 2?

As I'm planning to buy Rock Band 3, but I wanted to buy Rock Band 1 & 2 first. But off course I don't feel like swapping disks all the time and I heard you can actually import games from Rock ...
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Do Guitar Hero peripherals work with Rock Band and vice versa?

I own the Guitar Hero instruments. Can I buy a Rock Band game and use the instruments from Guitar Hero to play the game? And vice versa?
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How do I hit the monster drum fill in Rob The Prez-O-Dent?

I come to you, sages of gaming.se, with a very large problem. Day in, day out, I find myself stumped by a certain drum fill in the song Rob The Prez-O-Dent, found in the nightmarish depths of Rock ...
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How can I reliably activate vocal Star Power in Rock Band?

I'm new to Rock Band (played Guitar Hero a fair bit though), and I'm having trouble activating star power consistently using vocals. My screaming is apparently not loud enough or something. I seem ...
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How do cymbals work in Rock Band?

I'm wondering how cymbals work in Rock Band. The drums that ship with the game only have four drum pads, and I know that you can buy a set of three cymbals, but do the songs actually distinguish ...
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In Rock Band/Guitar Hero, what's the best approach to hand postion on the guitar for hard (and higher) difficulties?

Since hard requires more than four (non-thumb) fingers, one has to reposition their hand while playing. What is generally considered the easiest way to approach this? (Start low, and never ...
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Are the Lips wireless microphones for Xbox 360 compatible with Guitar Hero and Rock Band games?

If it's some, but not all, which ones (other than the early GH games which have no singing)?
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Can I play Guitar Hero or Rock Band on my PC?

Is there any way to play Guitar Hero or Rock Band on my PC? I also wonder if there's a way to get the instruments working on a PC. Any suggestions?
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Can I use alternate controllers for Rock Band on my PS3? (i.e, my guitar-hero controllers) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Do Guitar Hero peripherals work with Rock Band and vice versa? Subject pretty much says it all. I've got PS3 + Rock Band, and would like to use Guitar-hero controllers. ...