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edups

IV Song Removal Due to Licenses expiring.

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NeonDolphin

btw it's not entirely rockstar's fault, it's the labels being dicks and giving licenses for 10 years

Then they shouldn't have licensed from them no matter how much they wanted those on GTA 4.

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dognuts

Was it just not possible to renew the licenses for the songs? Why pay for new song licenses?

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TheOriginalGunslinger

 

K109 - TBOGT

"Still In Love" by Rose Royce

 

L.C.H.C. - TLAD

"Call from the Grave" by Bathory

 

Liberty Rock Radio - TLAD

"Touch Too Much" by AC/DC

"Five To One" by The Doors

"Jane" by Jefferson Starship

"Run To The Hills" by Iron Maiden

 

Vladivostok FM - TBOGT

"Salvation" by Sucker DJs

"Music" by Jonathan Peters feat. Maya Azucena

"When Love Takes Over" by David Guetta feat. Kelly Rowland

 

Vice City FM

"C'est la Vie" by Robbie Nevil

"History" by Mai Tai

"Teardrops" by Womack & Womack

"Wood Beez (Pray like Aretha Franklin)" by Scritti Politti

"You're the Voice" by John Farnham

 

ADDITIONAL REMOVED

Bahama Mammas Club Mix (Mainly contained an extened mix of "Music")

 

REMOVED FROM VIDEO EDITOR The above songs plus...

"A City Under Siege" by Boy 8-Bit

"Boxer" by Crookers (feat. Nic Sarno)

"Stickin" by SonicC

"The Best Thing" by Hook N Sling

"You Never Know" by Marly

 

"TBOGT Theme (Downtempo Mix)" by Aaron Johnston, Jesse Murphy & Avi Bortnick (Unused before)

 

 

Damn, Liberty Rock Radio took a minor hit for TLAD. I loved cruising around in my chopper hearing Starship Troopers', "Jane" playing and even Iron Maiden's, "Run to the Hills".

Edited by TheOriginalGunslinger

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AlexanderPierce

Was it just not possible to renew the licenses for the songs? Why pay for new song licenses?

Because f*ck you that's why! - Rockstar

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Femme Fatale

Leeway - "Enforcer" (1988)

 

L.C.H.C. - TLAD

"Call from the Grave" by Bathory

"Five To One" by The Doors

Aww, they removed my favorite songs from those stations. Well thank f*ck I'm not downloading this "patch".

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WildBrick142

some removed tracks from regular GTA IV

Vladivostok FM

*Zelenoglazoe Taksi (and the rest of the station)*

Liberty Rock Radio

The Smashing Pumpkins - "1979" (1995)

Stevie Nicks - "Edge of Seventeen" (1981)

Electric Light Orchestra - "Evil Woman" (1975)

David Bowie - "Fascination" (1975)

The Journey

Terry Riley - "A Rainbow in Curved Air" (1969)

Michael Shrieve - "Communique: 'Approach Spiral'" (1984)

K109 The Studio

Tamiko Jones - "Can't Live Without Your Love" (1979)

The Vibe 98.8

Mtume - "C.O.D. (I'll Deliver)" (1984)

Radio Broker

Ralph Myerz - "The Teacher" (2006)

 

EFLC

Vladivostok FM [TBOGT]

David Guetta - When Love Takes Over ft. Kelly Rowland

[songs were removed from Vice City FM]

hahahahahaha

 

 

f*ck off Rockstar.

 

I ain't touching this update downgrade with a ten-foot pole.

 

 

 


If anyone wants it for some reason, here are the zit strings on diffchecker

https://www.diffchecker.com/gxL723DE- GTA IV

https://www.diffchecker.com/X8zBXXKz- EFLC

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Squidkid Mobile

Did they fix the swingset glitch at all?

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TheOriginalGunslinger

Vice City FM should have got at least one Phil Collins song in there... Sussudio, Two Hearts, or something... :D

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Ash_735

IF99

"Home Is Where the Hatred Is" by Gil Scott-Heron

 

The Journey

"A Rainbow in Curved Air" by Terry Riley

"Communique: 'Approach Spiral'" by Michael Shrieve

 

Radio Broker

"Homicide" by The Prairie Cartel

"The Teacher" by Ralph Myerz

 

K109

"Can't Live Without Your Love" by Tamiko Jones

 

L.C.H.C.

"Enforcer" by Leeway

"It's the Limit" by Cro-Mags

 

Liberty Rock Radio

"1979" by The Smashing Pumpkins

"Edge of Seventeen" by Stevie Nicks

"Evil Woman" by Electric Light Orchestra

"Fascination" by David Bowie

"Heaven and Hell" by Black Sabbath

 

San Juan Sounds

"Ven Báilalo" by Angel y Khriz

 

The Vibe 98.8

"C.O.D. (I'll Deliver)" by Mtume

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Squidkid Mobile

Oops, double post. Stupid internet connection.

Edited by SodaDog

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NeonDolphin

 

I can't believe it how Rockstar Games doesn't even mention something on their website, they completely ignore the 10th anniversary of GTA IV.

They completelly ignored the 20th anniversary of GTA 1, they won't do sh*t for other GTAs.

 

They celebrated 10 years of GTA with Table Tennis on Wii.

 

To be fair, GTA 4 supposed to come instead but got delayed.

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TheOriginalGunslinger

Liberty Rock Radio

"1979" by The Smashing Pumpkins

"Edge of Seventeen" by Stevie Nicks

"Evil Woman" by Electric Light Orchestra

"Fascination" by David Bowie

"Heaven and Hell" by Black Sabbath

 

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1979? Nooo! Evil Woman? Noooo! Heaven and Hell? Nooooo!

Edited by TheOriginalGunslinger

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AlexanderPierce

If GTA IV were on gog, none of this would matter. But R* made it clear on their eula that they don't want you to own something you paid for, they just rent you their games, and thus they have every right to change the content in any way they want. Here's a quote from https://www.rockstargames.com/eula

The Software is licensed, not sold, to you, and you hereby acknowledge that no title or ownership in the Software is being transferred or assigned and this Agreement should not be construed as a sale of any rights in the Software. Licensor retains all right, title, and interest to the Software, including, but not limited to, all copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, trade names, proprietary rights, patents, titles, computer codes, audiovisual effects, themes, characters, character names, stories, dialog, settings, artwork, sounds effects, musical works, and moral rights.

Edited by AlexanderPierce

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dognuts

Hearing 1979 on a foggy night for the first time was really cool. And so many other great tracks that fit the atmosphere. First time players in the future (thats if rockstar doesnt completely disown the game) will have completely separate experiences in that regard. Try imagining watching Goodfellas years from now and the Layla Piano Exit scene is replaced with some other song. How stupid.

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AlexanderPierce

In 10 years they'll remove the rest of the music.

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George Costanza

https://mega.nz/#!gkERXSaQ!HnEEwSGzbv6MkjhdnyVAXgZRT0OQ1A4pE8mJyYU3i3I

Untested downgrader (since my IV is broken, it black screened after logos even before update)

Over writes the updated gxts and dat files with the old one, binary patches the radio RPFs to old one. Doesnt touch the paul.dll (launcher?), since it should do much difference.

Just extract to your IV folder and run intall.bat

 

Please any feedback.

 

Finally got all GTAs to work, and checked the radio myself. It just works :D

IV radio "downgrader"

EFLC radio "downgrader"

 

Just unpack to your IV or EFLC root directory and run the install.bat, wait till the command line disappears and play!

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TheOriginalGunslinger

At least Genesis - "Mama" isn't gone on Liberty Rock Radio.

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Wolver_321

In 10 years they'll remove the rest of the music.

So basically in 2028 we'll be only able to use Independence FM! :lol:

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universetwisters

TBH I think the new Vladivostok FM is p lit. It's what they should've had in TBOGT instead of that eurodance sh*t (not saying it's bad but it should've been it's own station imo). I'm just curious if Ruslana is still the host or if they made it someone else

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edups

 

In 10 years they'll remove the rest of the music.

So basically in 2028 we'll be only able to use Independence FM! :lol:

 

hell,pc'd be the only platform with any radio station/s.

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MrEWhite

Alright, downgrading without any third-party downloads should be pretty simple due to Steam depots.

 

To downgrade, make note of the location for Steam.exe

 

Then, paste "steam://nav/console" into your browser. This will open the Steam console.

 

To downgrade GTA IV, paste: download_depot 12210 12211 4406763129603688303

To downgrade EFLC, paste: download_depot 12220 12221 9113424693229214791

 

Then, the content of the previous patch will be in the folders here:

steamapps/content/app_12210/app_12210 (GTA IV)

steamapps/content/app_12220/app_12221 (EFLC)

Edited by MrEWhite

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[...]

TBH I think the new Vladivostok FM is p lit. It's what they should've had in TBOGT instead of that eurodance sh*t (not saying it's bad but it should've been it's own station imo). I'm just curious if Ruslana is still the host or if they made it someone else

 

According to folks who have their GTA IV update, Ruslana is still the DJ.

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lol232

I think I just legitimately heard Not the American Average by Asking Alexandria on LCHC. Oh boy. I swear I heard the heavy growls at the end.

 

 

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Jeansowaty

Okay, someone has to make now a patch that combines the new Vladivostok songs with the old ones. :)

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AlexanderPierce

Okay, someone has to make now a patch that combines the new Vladivostok songs with the old ones. :)

Add the new ones to independence fm.

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gamerzworld

Okay, someone has to make now a patch that combines the new Vladivostok songs with the old ones. :)

Someone would need to reverse and document the .DATXX format first.

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Lunar_Twisted

So many good songs gone :( I have both GTA IV & EFLC on disc(PS3) so I will definitely not update them whenever it shows up. Does the update applies to disc and digital? I did put in my GTA IV disc and nothing popped up.

Not my video: All rights goes to youtuber Gravarty

 

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WildBrick142

funfact: new songs in vladivostok are using hex codes, just like in gta 5

They just don't have a name that OpenIV recognizes (they're all encoded/encrypted/whatever). The songs do have actual names:

 

ADD_SPEED└── ADD_SPEED_LEFT└── ADD_SPEED_RIGHTBEGO_RANCHO_SONG           //this isn't a typo└── BEGU_RANCHO_SONG_LEFT└── BEGU_RANCHO_SONG_RIGHTCHIKI└── CHIKI_LEFT└── CHIKI_RIGHTHOT_SUMMER└── HOT_SUMMER_LEFT└── HOT_SUMMER_RIGHTKARAOKE└── KARAOKE_LEFT└── KARAOKE_RIGHTMON_AMI└── MON_AMI_LEFT└── MON_AMI_RIGHTNOCHJU└── NOCHJU_LEFT└── NOCHJU_RIGHTPLAY└── PLAY_LEFT└── PLAY_RIGHTREPREZENTY└── REPREZENTY_LEFT└── REPREZENTY_RIGHTRIFFMASTER_TONY└── RIFFMASTER_TONY_LEFT└── RIFFMASTER_TONY_RIGHTUNDERGROUND└── UNDERGROUND_LEFT└── UNDERGROUND_RIGHT
The ones with "_left" and "_right" go into AudioTracks.txt, ones without go into strings/archives/RPF3/radio_vladivostok.rpf.txt if anybody wants to have a complete list of names or something.

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Jeansowaty

 

Okay, someone has to make now a patch that combines the new Vladivostok songs with the old ones. :)

Someone would need to reverse and document the .DATXX format first.

 

That's why I commented on that matter, it indeed does have to be cracked.

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Femme Fatale

I think I just legitimately heard Not the American Average by Asking Alexandria on LCHC. Oh boy. I swear I heard the heavy growls at the end.

 

-niptuck-

No you didn't. I know Rockstar are complete morons, but they're not going to add songs that has nothing to do with the station's genre. In fact, I don't think they replaced the three LCHC songs with anything. Like I said, complete morons.

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