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2009-10-19 18:16:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Apple Corps, Ltd., MTV Games and Harmonix, the world's leading developer of music-based games and a part of Viacom's MTV Networks (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), today announced The Beatles(TM): Rock Band(TM) debuted as the top selling music video game in the U.S. for September. Released simultaneously with the digitally re-mastered Beatles CD catalogue on September 9, 2009, the critically acclaimed game was also the #2 selling title across all genres by revenue in...

2009-09-08 03:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Apple Corps, Ltd., MTV Games and Harmonix, the world's leading developer of music-based games and a part of Viacom's MTV Networks (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), today announced The Beatles(TM): Rock Band(TM) will be available tomorrow in North America, Europe, Australia, New Zealand and other territories. Released simultaneously with the digitally re-mastered Beatles CD catalogue, the music-based video game will offer players an unprecedented, experiential...

2009-08-24 11:22:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- VH1 and VH1 Classic are kicking off a programming bonanza centered on one of the biggest-selling bands in pop culture history - The Beatles. The networks extensive and wide-ranging programming is airing in support of the highly anticipated launch of MTV Games' The Beatles(TM): Rock Band(TM) on September 9. The 3-week-long programming block begins with the airing of "The Beatles Anthology," the comprehensive documentary series focused on the history of...

2009-08-19 14:00:00

COLOGNE, Germany, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Speaking at Gamescom 2009, Alex Rigopulos, CEO and cofounder of Harmonix, the world's leading developer of music-based games and a part of Viacom's MTV Networks (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), today confirmed release details for the three Beatles albums that will be available for purchase as downloadable content in The Beatles(TM): Rock Band(TM) Music Store by the end of this year. Abbey Road will be released on October 20, 2009, followed by the release of...

2009-08-18 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- MTV Games and Harmonix, the world's leading developer of music-based games and a part of Viacom's MTV Networks (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), today revealed 19 more of the 45 on-disc tracks that will be featured in The Beatles(TM): Rock Band(TM) - leaving all, but one song a mystery. A gameplay trailer featuring ten of the 19 newly announced songs can be viewed by visiting www.thebeatlesrockband.com. The newly announced 19 songs represent a cross-section of hits and...

2009-08-13 09:00:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass, Aug. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Harmonix, the leading developer of music-based games, and MTV Games, a part of Viacom's MTV Networks, (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), along with distribution partner Electronic Arts Inc. (Nasdaq: ERTS), today announced plans to release Rock Band(R) Metal Track Pack(TM), a thrashtastic standalone disc that will be available October 13, 2009 at retail stores nationwide for the Xbox 360(R) video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PLAYSTATION(R)3...

2009-07-21 08:00:00

NEW YORK, July 21 /PRNewswire/ -- MTV Games and Harmonix, the world's leading developer of music-based games and a part of Viacom's MTV Networks (NYSE: VIA, VIA.B), today revealed 15 more of the 45 on-disc tracks that will be featured in The Beatles(TM): Rock Band(TM). A gameplay trailer featuring eight of the 15 newly announced songs can be viewed by visiting www.thebeatlesrockband.com. Following the world premiere of The Beatles: Rock Band at the Microsoft press briefing at the 2009...

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2009-06-02 15:27:33

Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, Yoko Ono Lennon and Olivia Harrison attended the premiere of the music-based video game The Beatles: Rock Band in New York. The game, which offers a tour of The Beatles' music, career and legacy, was unveiled Monday at the 2009 E3 Media & Business Summit. Presented by Apple Corps, Ltd., and MTV Games' Harmonix Music Systems, a part of Viacom's MTV Networks, The Beatles: Rock Band will be released worldwide Sept. 9, the day the entire, original, digitally...

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2009-06-02 10:50:00

Surviving Beatles Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr were on hand in Los Angeles for the world debut of the latest installment of the "Rock Band" franchise, which allows players to tour and play the songs of the Fab Four, AFP reported. "The Beatles: Rock Band" delivers an interactive experience of the band's music, career and legacy. The game will hit stores on September 9 and is the first time The Beatles have released any of their music digitally. The band has not allowed its songs to be...

2009-06-01 12:25:00

Unique Experiential Journey Through The Beatles' Career to Feature Introduction of Three-Part Vocal Harmonies, 45 Songs On-Disc and Reveal of First Downloadable Album, Abbey Road "All You Need Is Love" To Be Released Exclusively as Downloadable Song Through Xbox LIVE on 9/9/09 with Charity Proceeds to Benefit Doctors Without Borders NEW YORK, June 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Original band members Sir Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr, along with Yoko Ono Lennon and Olivia Harrison, came...


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