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The Rock Band Network is and it will allow independent bands to upload their songs into the library and allow users to download them for a small fee from the Rock Band Network Store.Â Once the music is uploaded, the Rock Band Creators community then reviews the track or tracks.Â Once the music is approved it is then placed on the Rock Band Store and on the Xbox LIVE Marketplace.Â Every time it is downloaded you will get a cut from it.
The Rock Band Network beta has finally gone live today.Â To participate and get your music heard, you will need to go to creators.rockband.com and download the following programs.
- REAPER Digital Audio Workstation
- REAPER Rock Band Plugins
- MAGMA Transfer/Packaging Tool
- Sample Song: The Future Soon by Jonathan Coulton
That link will allow you to download them there.Â They recommend downloading the sample song so you can get a glimpse on what a completed song looks like.Â Bands can charge anywhere between $.99 – $2.99 for each song download.