Rocksmith Bass Expansion Releases August 14th

Ubisoft today announced that Rocksmith,the first rhythm game that allows players to plug in their actual guitars, will be receiving a bass guitar expansion pack on August 14th. The expansion pack will alter 53 of the original


Rocksmith Now Boasts Blink-182

Ubisoft's Rocksmith, the video game that teaches you how to play guitar, has just added three songs from Blink-182 to its DLC catalog. The additions actually cover the early stages of the American rock band's popularity in


ShockSmith: Week 3

Man, it's been a while since I've listened to anything by Silversun Pickups. I really enjoyed the garage rock/shoegaze sound they had in their first album, but then they replaced that with a more generic, Muse-esque alt-rock


ShockSmith: Week 2

This week's ShockSmith tune is "Gobbledigook" by Sigur Ros, from their album With a Buzz in Our Ears We Play Endlessly. Good band, one of their best albums, though ( ) will always be my favorite.


ShockSmith: Week 1

Since people responded well to the last video, I thought it'd be a good idea to track my progress with Rocksmith as I continue to play it daily. It's a tool meant to really teach you guitar,


Review: Rocksmith

The plastic-instrument game is dead, unfortunately. After Rock Band 3, that's become readily apparent. There's still a place for it (that place being your apartment during your New Year's Eve party), one wants those things