Weezer DLC headed to Rocksmith 2014

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Man, I thought we’d at least have to wait until Friday before we had an idea what next week’s Rocksmith 2014 DLC was. Last week, PSN got to leak, so I guess XBL decided they wanted in on the leaking fun too. Who knows, maybe we might find out something from Steam next week…

Thanks to a post on the Ubisoft Forums from Dr. ButtHugger, it’s looking likely that we’re getting a Weezer pack next week.

Here’s 5 songs that we’d be perfectly fine with.

1. Buddy Holly

Oh man, anyone who’s ever even just glanced at the track listing on any 90s compilation album ever surely knows this song. I’d say it’s a lock for Weezer DLC, but we’ve had surprises in the past. Also, Rivers Cuomo looks nothing like Buddy Holly…

2. El Scorcho

There was a time when the only Weezer song I knew was My Name is Jonas because of GH3. My brother caught wind of this fact, so he burned me a CD of awesome Weezer songs. El Scorcho started that CD off, and I instantly fell in love with their fun weirdness. I really REALLY hope this song makes its way to Rocksmith.

3. Island in the Sun

Even if you don’t know this song, you know this song. A great, if a bit overplayed, Weezer song that would be a welcome addition to any guitar player’s catalog.

4. Dope Nose

The only rhythm game that’s ever had this song was Guitar Hero: Van Halen. It’s about time this song came to one that was well received.

5. Perfect Situation

Man, you know, Weezer is pretty good, but everybody knows Weeze is where it’s at.

There. That’s our prediction for next week’s potential Weezer pack. What songs do you hope are included in this? Tell us in the comments!

 

Oh… Well then…

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CapsBears Fan
CapsBears Fan
January 20, 2014 4:43 pm

Can’t wait to buy this. Unfortunately we will hear people complaining that they have to tune to Eb.

Funn Dave
Funn Dave
January 20, 2014 5:13 pm
Reply to  CapsBears Fan

Aw--you mean I have to partake in one of the most basic, integral, unavoidable, and arguably simple tasks in all of guitar playing? I’m out.

Dyseman
Dyseman
January 20, 2014 6:34 pm
Reply to  Funn Dave

Let’s see.

Ibanez w/Floating Egde III… Stays at E
Slammer Hamer I’ll E and Drop to D (Love this guitar)
Fender stays at Eb
Gibson will do whatever I tell it to do WHEN I tell it to do it! Soooo, it just collects dust.
My Dual Neck 4 String Bass / 6 String Electric… Mainly E and Drop D on either neck.
My 5 String Bass E and Drop D
My 4 string Ibanez Bass Eb or whatever the flavor of the day is.

JUST THINK! I Started playing guitar Feb 1st Last year. Getting close to 1 year mark and I’ve done LOST MY MIND!

Best Drug I’ve ever had! Too bad it took me to 45 to realize it!

Dyseman
Dyseman
January 20, 2014 6:34 pm
Reply to  Dyseman

Yes, My wife thinks I’m nuts for acquiring so many guitars… by for everytime she spends $100 on nails (Every other week) the same goes into my guitar fund 🙂

Funn Dave
Funn Dave
January 27, 2014 11:46 am
Reply to  Dyseman

Ha!

Alan
Alan
January 20, 2014 1:05 pm

No Hash Pipe, No Party

James5
James5
January 19, 2014 7:35 pm

In the garage, Buddy Holly, Hash Pipe, Island in the Sun, Undone-the sweater song.

TheBestMike
TheBestMike
January 19, 2014 12:56 pm

Say It Ain’t So is already on the disc……

Artie Effham
Artie Effham
January 18, 2014 8:51 pm

I’m going to go with Say It Ain’t So and The Sweater Song. Beverly Hills might be a little too easy.

Gabivad
Gabivad
January 19, 2014 12:54 pm
Reply to  Artie Effham

Say It Ain’t So is IN THE GAME

Artie Effham
Artie Effham
January 20, 2014 12:00 am
Reply to  Gabivad

LOL, so it is. That’s what I get for sorting the song list by tuning and only playing E Standard. And being a moron.

JOHN HUSELTON
JOHN HUSELTON
January 17, 2014 2:47 pm

PLEASE PLEASE MY NAME IS JONAS !!!!

Funn Dave
Funn Dave
January 18, 2014 7:51 pm
Reply to  JOHN HUSELTON

Might wanna change your username then, Jonas 😛

Andy B
January 17, 2014 10:40 am

Hi

Hopefully we will get a queen 5 pack :mrgreen:

Mike
Mike
January 19, 2014 1:29 pm
Reply to  Andy B

Already done.

WonderWaage
WonderWaage
January 20, 2014 5:31 am
Reply to  Mike

Damn. Didn’t know bands could only get 1 pack.

Michael
Michael
January 17, 2014 5:47 am

Hoping that the 3/5 of the pack is Deftones. Would make sense with the serious drop tuning comment by Paul Cross

Elliott
Admin
January 17, 2014 8:22 am
Reply to  Michael

I’m pretty sure Paul meant a future DLC after Weezer or he could be referring to Weezer since a majority of their songs are in Eb.

Jeff
Jeff
January 19, 2014 3:27 pm
Reply to  Elliott

^ Wonder if the drop-tuning comment refers to Soundgarden. 20th anniversary of Superunknown is coming up (ties to another comment from Paul Cross’s Twitter), one song is already in the game, and a lot of their most famous songs are in Drop D.

dave
dave
January 20, 2014 6:32 am
Reply to  Jeff

I thought he meant 2 out of the 5 songs suggested were correct, and that this week was something harder like white zombie…?

lolololol
lolololol
January 20, 2014 12:54 pm
Reply to  dave

wat

Brian
Brian
January 16, 2014 11:06 pm

Hashpipe please!

Sapphonix
Sapphonix
January 16, 2014 9:04 pm

I think the 2/5 are Island in the Sun and Perfect Situation. The other three (I think) will be My Name is Jonas (notice a pattern with Rocksmith choosing old GH songs? The Seeker, Same Old Song and Dance, Some Might Say, Them Bones?), Hash Pipe, and (maybe) Pork and Beans. Although I’d be thrilled if Ruling Me is in it.

rurbaniak
rurbaniak
January 16, 2014 4:02 pm

No way DUDE! You can order Pizza Hut from your XBOX!!!

Jeremy
Jeremy
January 16, 2014 3:45 pm

My guess:
-Undone -- The Sweater Song
-Buddy Holly
-Island in the Sun
-My Name is Jonas
-(If You’re Asking Me If I Want You To)I Want You To

Bat Wings
Bat Wings
January 16, 2014 12:19 am

Is Dr. Butthugger a proctologist…?

MOAR Weezer

Funn Dave
Funn Dave
January 15, 2014 7:22 pm

Oh, joy, another boring band.

Mike
Mike
January 15, 2014 7:27 pm
Reply to  Funn Dave

Weezer isn’t boring.

lolololol
lolololol
January 16, 2014 1:55 am
Reply to  Funn Dave

deceptively intricate boring music

Dan
Dan
January 16, 2014 11:49 am
Reply to  Funn Dave

oh, joy, another person whose opinion seems to be fact, to them at least.

Funn Dave
Funn Dave
January 16, 2014 8:54 pm
Reply to  Dan

Right you are. From my old-ass blog: In the beginning, when God created the heavens and the earth, the earth was a formless void and darkness covered the face of the deep, while a wind from God swept over the face of the waters. Then God said, “let there be light”--and in that second, with that furious surge of heavenly light in a world that had known only black, a blessing from God came into being that was so powerful it would not be revealed for millennia to come. This godly gift: the infallible ability to hear a piece of music, and instantly determine whether or not it sucks. And this power has manifested itself in me. And so, my word on music is the word of God. If any heathen loses sight of God and, against all rationality, disagrees with my opinions which are not opinions but Facts, then that person is a misguided moron who will be smited at God’s earliest convenience. For my word is God’s word, and God’s word is good. As the great Peter Parker, a.k.a. Spider-Man--another of God’s prophets, and a close personal friend of mine--always says, “with great power comes great responsibility.” Thus, I must not continue to use my powers for evil, laughing at those who worship false idols such as Nickelback and Aerosmith. And I shall no longer be persecuted for spreading the infallible Knowledge that anything Ian MacKaye has ever made is inherently superior to whatever T-Pain song happens to be playing on the radio. Thus, I have decided to take a stone page out of my predecessor Moses’ heavy book, and create a series of Top 10 lists that will enlighten all God’s people and direct their attention to the alums that deserve it. Purchase these albums, and listen… Read more »

God
God
January 17, 2014 10:14 am
Reply to  Funn Dave

I have nothing to do with this.

Dan
Dan
January 17, 2014 11:42 am
Reply to  God

At least you read it.

James
James
January 17, 2014 10:40 pm
Reply to  Funn Dave

I stopped reading at “ass blog”

Dan
Dan
January 18, 2014 3:14 pm
Reply to  James

you got that far!

Funn Dave
Funn Dave
January 18, 2014 7:50 pm
Reply to  James

Not into the ass blogs? Must be more of a tits guy.

Gabivad
Gabivad
January 15, 2014 1:50 pm

Pretty sure Island In The Sun will be there (most of the bands have their very famous song in their pack)
I’m hoping for Dope Nose and Why Bother? from GH5 was great too (maybe too short to be a DLC)
Wouldn’t be surprised to see My Name Is Jonas.
I don’t know the band enough to say a 5th song, so let’s say Beverly Hills (but I doubt about it since it’s very repetitive)
So my pck would be:
Island In The Sun, Dope Nose, Why Bother?, My Name Is Jonas and Beverly Hills (aka the rhythm games pack lol)

Jayson Kuti
Jayson Kuti
January 17, 2014 12:30 pm
Reply to  Gabivad

Beverly hills is very possible since they already released songs from Green Day’s “American Idiot”.

JD
JD
January 15, 2014 10:37 am

Kinda hoping they only really release songs from Blue Album and Pinkerton. With the exception of Island in the Sun. The ‘perfect situation’ however would be the full Blue Album. That’d be awesome.

Rijy
Rijy
January 15, 2014 9:19 am

Yeah!!!! I Was expecting a full album release (it Was said that the blue album might get a full release earlier).
Burnt jam would be sick but won’t be part of it for sure.

I will get anything from them anyways !! Just hope hash pipe pork And beans and Beverly Hills won’t be in it because they are a bit too easy and boring to play!

victorvonbass
victorvonbass
January 14, 2014 11:51 pm

Guess this means it is Weezer. I assume Cross confirmed you have 2/5 right?

If that is the case I am guessing Island in the Sun and Buddy Holly are correct, unless they are saving one of these for the inevitable rocksmith sequel.

Next 3 guesses:

My Name Is Jonas
Only In Dreams
Hash Pipe

victorvonbass
victorvonbass
January 14, 2014 11:54 pm
Reply to  victorvonbass

Another guess since I think Only in Dreams is unlikely (though obviously one of the best choices) would be Sweater Song.

Pete
Pete
January 15, 2014 6:24 pm
Reply to  victorvonbass

There is no bad blue pick.

Heart Songs would be fitting given the venue. I’m never right, though, so I’ll just say earlier is better.

HolyHandGrenade
HolyHandGrenade
January 14, 2014 9:24 pm

Is that a stock Rocksmith photo, or specifically from a song in the pack? Perhaps one could be discovered looking at the notes from that

Elliott
Admin
January 14, 2014 9:58 pm

We seem to think it’s a generic picture and just Cemetery Gates

Jameson
Jameson
January 14, 2014 8:51 pm

I don’t think I could possible be upset with any 5 songs that they could pick by Weezer! Wow, first it was oasis and now it’s Weezer! These relatively newer alternative song packs are great! Keep them coming! Can we get some SUBLIME soon?!?!?!?

Ben
Ben
January 15, 2014 7:27 pm
Reply to  Jameson

This. So much this.

Dr Butthugger
Dr Butthugger
January 14, 2014 8:24 pm

Hey I took that photo mere hours ago and posted it on the ubisoft rocksmith forums. Please give the good doctor some credit, please.

Elliott
Admin
January 14, 2014 9:20 pm
Reply to  Dr Butthugger

Linked at the top

armin1021
armin1021
January 14, 2014 8:17 pm

el scorcho
Burndt jamb
Island in the sun
hash pipe
My name is Jonas

Jake
Jake
January 14, 2014 8:11 pm

Better be: Hash pipe, Buddy Holly, Island in the Sun, My Name is Jonas and Undone. The first 4 are a must, don’t like perfect situation.

Mike
Mike
January 14, 2014 6:46 pm

Hash Pipe
Island In The Sun
Beverly Hills
Undone
Troublemaker

Dan
Dan
January 14, 2014 6:29 pm

Buddy Holly, The Sweater Song, Beverly Hills, Hash Pipe, My Name Is Jonas.

James
January 14, 2014 6:27 pm

Hoping for Beverly Hills!

Jed
Jed
January 14, 2014 6:20 pm

I’d go with:

My Name Is Jonas
Only in Dreams
El Scorcho
Buddy Holly
Pork and Beans

Also, Amplitude also had Dope Nose, so that’s two rhythm games

Elliott
Admin
January 14, 2014 7:26 pm
Reply to  Jed

Right you are!

Grumble Volcano
Grumble Volcano
January 14, 2014 6:13 pm

My Name is Jonas, Beverly Hills, Island in the Sun, Hash Pipe, Buddy Holly

Sean
Sean
January 14, 2014 6:12 pm

Buddy Holly, The Good Life, Hash Pipe, Island in the sun, Sweater Song

WonderWaage
WonderWaage
January 14, 2014 6:06 pm

If Dope Nose is there, I’ll buy the rest just to celebrate…

Elliott
Admin
January 14, 2014 6:04 pm

Buddy Holly, Island In The Sun, Beverly Hills, Sweater Song, In The Garage :mrgreen:

Ben
Ben
January 15, 2014 7:28 pm
Reply to  Elliott

Yes, yes, yes yes and yes.

Of course, I’ll take pretty much any Weezer they’ll give me.

Rewn95
Rewn95
January 14, 2014 6:03 pm

My name is Jonas got to be god obligation