Harmonix drops the mic, Rock Band weekly DLC ending on April 2nd

Harmonix drops the mic, Rock Band weekly DLC ending on April 2nd

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New After 275 consecutive weeks of DLC that produced over 4,000 songs, Harmonix is tuning up Rock Band for its final content release on April 2nd. As the once-prominent rock star sim walks up the Stairway to Heaven, its studio will release additional tracks and pro guitar upgrades. This final...
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