Rock Band Cheats

Rock Band FAQs

Rock Band Hints

  • PS2 | Submitted by DetroitRockGuy

    Song ending (this hint is for drums only)

    A song with rock ending ( Detroit Rock City etc.)

    When playing a song on drums with a rock ending (detroit Rock City etc.) instead of hitting the drums and pedal, hit the buttons. X, Square, O, triangle and the pedal. X=green O=red square=yellow triangle=blue


  • PS3, Xbox 360 | Submitted by ndomega

    Hardest songs - All Instruments

    The hardest song for the drums is "Won't get fooled again." The hardest song for the guitar is either "Green Grass and High Tides" or "flirtin' with disaster."
    The hardest song for bass is either "Green Grass and High Tides" or "Run To the Hills." The hardest song for for the lead singer is "Run to the Hills."


Rock Band Unlockables

  • Wii | Submitted by BBQ

    Transparent Instruments

    To unlock the transparent form of an instrument, enter the Hall of Fame on any difficulty with the type of instrument you're trying to unlock.


  • Wii | Submitted by BBQ

    Silver Instruments

    To unlock the silver form of an instrument, beat Bonus Tour Mode on any difficulty with the type of instrument you're trying to unlock.


  • Wii | Submitted by BBQ

    Gold Instruments

    To unlock the golden form of an instrument, beat Solo Mode on any difficulty with the type of instrument you're trying to unlock.


  • PS3 | Submitted by Farnsworth

    Unlock All Songs

    In the start menu, using the drums

    Yellow, Red, Blue, Yellow, Yellow, Blue, Blue, Yellow, Red, Blue - Unlocks all songs


  • PS3, Xbox 360 | Submitted by Figs newtonian

    Unlock Unique Icons

    Beat the Endless Setlist on varying difficulty to unlock a new icon that replaces the default one during online play

    Gold Icon
    Beat Endless Setlist on the Hard difficulty

    Inverted Colors Icon
    Beat Endless Setlist on the Medium difficulty

    Platinum Icon
    Beat Endless Setlist on the Expert difficulty


  • PS3, Xbox 360, PS2 | Submitted by Wordwarrior

    Gold and Silver Instruments

    Gold Fender American Deluxe Stratocaster HSS - Complete Solo Tour with guitar.
    Silver Fender American Deluxe Stratocaster HSS - Complete Bonus Tour on Solo Tour with guitar.
    Gold drum kit - Successfully complete Solo Tour mode on drums.
    Gold microphone - Get one million points on the microphone.
    Silver drum kit - Successfully complete the Bonus Tour in Solo Tour mode on drums.


  • PS3, Xbox 360, PS2 | Submitted by Snowcone

    Transparent Instruments

    Transparent Drum Kit - Legendary Status on Drums
    Transparent Fender Bass - Legendary Status on Bass
    Transparent Fender Stratocaster - Legendary Status on Guitar
    Transparent Microphone - Legendary Status on Vocal


  • Xbox 360 | Submitted by GamesRadar

    Achievements

    AN-I-MAL!!! (50) - Finish Drum Solo Tour on Expert
    Axe Assassin (40) - Finish Guitar Solo Tour on Hard
    Big In Amsterdam (10) - Finish the last remaining gig in Amsterdam (Band World Tour)
    Big In Berlin (10) - Finish the last remaining gig in Berlin (Band World Tour)
    Big In Boston (10) - Finish the last remaining gig in Boston (Band World Tour)
    Big In Chicago (10) - Finish the last remaining gig in Chicago (Band World Tour)
    Big In Japan (10) - Finish the last remaining gig in Tokyo (Band World Tour)
    Big In LA (10) - Finish the last remaining gig in Los Angeles (Band World Tour)
    Big In London (10) - Finish the last remaining gig in London (Band World Tour)
    Big In Moscow (10) - Finish the last remaining gig in Moscow (Band World Tour)
    Big In NYC (10) - Finish the last remaining gig in New York (Band World Tour)
    Big In Paris (10) - Finish the last remaining gig in Paris (Band World Tour)
    Big In Reykjavik (10) - Finish the last remaining gig in Reykjavik (Band World Tour)
    Big In Rio de Janeiro (10) - Finish the last remaining gig in Rio de Janeiro (Band World Tour)
    Big In Rome (10) - Finish the last remaining gig in Rome (Band World Tour)
    Big In San Francisco (10) - Finish the last remaining gig in San Francisco (Band World Tour)
    Big In Seattle (10) - Finish the last remaining gig in Seattle (Band World Tour)
    Big In Stockholm (10) - Finish the last remaining gig in Stockholm (Band World Tour)
    Big In Sydney (10) - Finish the last remaining gig in Sydney (Band World Tour)
    Breakthrough Act (10) - Unlock a Big Club in Solo Tour on Easy, Medium, Hard or Expert
    Crooner (40) - Finish Vocal Solo Tour on Hard
    Flawless Drumming (10) - Score 100% notes hit as a drummer on Expert
    Flawless Fretwork (10) - Score 100% notes hit as a guitarist on Expert
    Flawless Groove (10) - Score 100% notes hit as bassist, up-strums only, on Expert
    Flawless Singing (10) - Score a 100% rating as a vocalist on Expert
    Fret Ripper (30) - Finish Guitar Solo Tour on Medium
    Gold Artist (20) - Finish the Endless Setlist in Band World Tour on Hard
    Got Wheels (20) - Unlock the Van in Band World Tour
    Groove Technician (30) - Finish Drum Solo Tour on Medium
    Hall of Fame Inductee (100) - Finish the Hall of Fame Induction in Band World Tour
    Heavy Hitter (40) - Finish Drum Solo Tour on Hard
    Hot Artist (10) - Unlock a Theater in Solo Tour on Easy, Medium, Hard or Expert
    Howler (20) - Finish Vocal Solo Tour on Easy
    Jet Setter (20) - Unlock the Jet in Band World Tour
    Killer Performance (10) - Five Star a song on Easy, Medium, Hard or Expert
    Lord of the Strings (50) - Finish Guitar Solo Tour on Expert
    One Million Fans (10) - Reach 1 million fans in Band World Tour
    Open Road (20) - Unlock the Bus in Band World Tour
    Platinum Artist (25) - Finish the Endless Setlist in Band World Tour on Expert
    Rhythm Rocker (20) - Finish Drum Solo Tour on Easy
    Riding on Coattails (5) - Play with a "Platinum Artist"
    Score Duel Champ (30) - Win 20 Score Duel ranked matches
    Score Duel Streak (20) - Win 5 Score Duel ranked matches in a row
    Screamer (30) - Finish Vocal Solo Tour on Medium
    String Shredder (20) - Finish Guitar Solo Tour on Easy
    Top Artist (10) - Unlock an Arena in Solo Tour on Medium, Hard or Expert
    Tug of War Champ (30) - Win 20 Tug of War ranked matches
    Tug of War Streak (20) - Win 5 Tug of War ranked matches in a row
    Vinyl Artist (10) - Finish the Endless Setlist in Band World Tour on Medium
    Virtuoso (50) - Finish Vocal Solo Tour on Expert


Rock Band Cheats

  • Wii | Submitted by Mike Chacon

    Unlock All songs

    Title Screen

    At the title screen enter the following code:
    Red, Yellow, Blue, Red, Red, Blue, Blue, Red, Yellow, Blue

    You will hear a sound if you've entered the code correctly. The code disables saving.


  • PS3, Xbox 360, PS2 | Submitted by Wordwarrior

    Unlock All Songs

    Rock Band title screen

    Unlock All Songs (disables saving) - Red, Yellow, Blue, Red, Red, Blue, Blue, Red, Yellow, Blue


Rock Band Glitches

  • Xbox 360 | Submitted by it is I

    Perfect Singing

    Turn your TV volume up and start the song, then put the microphone up to the speaker on your TV.