Harmonix and MTV Games today announced a three pack of songs from Gorillaz, the virtual band created by BlurÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Damon Albarn, including songs from Demon Days and the bandÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s self-titled release; as well as four singles from legendary classic rock artists The Band, Janis Joplin, Jefferson Airplane and The Who. All tracks, which mark the first time these artists other than The Who have appeared in Rock Band, will be available in the Rock Band Music Store of downloadable content next week for the Xbox 360Ã‚Â video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PLAYSTATION 3 computer entertainment system.
Additional tracks from KISS, Blink-182, Weezer, Lenny Kravitz and more will be available in the WiiÃ¢â€žÂ¢ Rock Band Music Store next week, and tracks from Iron Maiden will be available for Rock Band Unplugged.
Rock Band DLC Additions for Xbox 360 and PLAYSTATION 3 Systems
The eclectic Gorillaz make their Rock Band premiere with fan-favorites Ã¢â‚¬Å“Clint Eastwood,Ã¢â‚¬Â Ã¢â‚¬Å“Feel Good Inc.Ã¢â‚¬Â and Ã¢â‚¬Å“Re-HashÃ¢â‚¬Â in the Rock Band Music Store Aug. 11. Iconic classic rock artists The Band, Janis Joplin and Jefferson Airplane also make their Rock Band debuts with the respective songs Ã¢â‚¬Å“Chest Fever,Ã¢â‚¬Â Ã¢â‚¬Å“Piece of My HeartÃ¢â‚¬Â and Ã¢â‚¬Å“White Rabbit.Ã¢â‚¬Â Ã¢â‚¬Å“Magic BusÃ¢â‚¬Â by rock superstars The Who will also be added to the Rock Band Music Store next week.
Tracks available on Xbox 360 (Aug. 11) and PLAYSTATION 3 system (Aug. 13):
The Band Ã¢â‚¬Å“Chest Fever (LIVE)Ã¢â‚¬Â
Gorillaz Ã¢â‚¬Å“Clint EastwoodÃ¢â‚¬Â
Gorillaz Ã¢â‚¬Å“Feel Good Inc.Ã¢â‚¬Â
Janis Joplin Ã¢â‚¬Å“Piece of My HeartÃ¢â‚¬Â
Jefferson Airplane Ã¢â‚¬Å“White RabbitÃ¢â‚¬Â
The Who Ã¢â‚¬Å“Magic Bus (Live at Leeds)Ã¢â‚¬Â
(All tracks are original master recordings)
These tracks will be available for purchase as part of the Ã¢â‚¬Å“Gorillaz Pack 01Ã¢â‚¬Â or as individual tracks on Xbox 360 and PLAYSTATION 3 systems.
Price: $1.99 USD, Ã‚Â£.99 UK, Ã¢â€šÂ¬1.49 EU (160 Microsoft Points for Xbox 360) per track
$5.49, Ã‚Â£2.49 UK, Ã¢â€šÂ¬3.99 EU (440 Microsoft Points for Xbox 360) for Ã¢â‚¬Å“Gorillaz Pack 01Ã¢â‚¬Â
Wii Back-Catalog Additions
Additionally, tracks from Blink-182, Damone, KISS and Weezer, as well as back-catalog tracks from Fratellis, Pat Benatar, Steve Miller Band and Thin Lizzy will be available Aug. 11 in the Wii Rock Band Music Store. These tracks come from the catalog of Rock Band music already released to owners of Xbox 360 and PLAYSTATION 3 system. With the addition of these tracks, there are now more than 575 tracks in the Wii Rock Band Music Store.
Additional tracks available for Wii (Aug. 11):
Blink-182 Ã¢â‚¬Å“Feeling ThisÃ¢â‚¬Â
Blink-182 Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Rock ShowÃ¢â‚¬Â
Damone Ã¢â‚¬Å“Out Here All NightÃ¢â‚¬Â
Fratellis Ã¢â‚¬Å“Creeping Up the BackstairsÃ¢â‚¬Â
KISS Ã¢â‚¬Å“100,000 Years (LIVE)Ã¢â‚¬Â
KISS Ã¢â‚¬Å“Deuce (LIVE)Ã¢â‚¬Â
KISS Ã¢â‚¬Å“Parasite (LIVE)Ã¢â‚¬Â
Lenny Kravitz Ã¢â‚¬Å“Are You Gonna Go My WayÃ¢â‚¬Â
Lenny Kravitz Ã¢â‚¬Å“Freedom TrainÃ¢â‚¬Â
Lenny Kravitz Ã¢â‚¬Å“Let Love RuleÃ¢â‚¬Â
Lenny Kravitz Ã¢â‚¬Å“Mr Cab DriverÃ¢â‚¬Â
Pat Benatar Ã¢â‚¬Å“Hit Me With Your Best ShotÃ¢â‚¬Â
Steve Miller Band Ã¢â‚¬Å“Space CowboyÃ¢â‚¬Â
Steve Miller Band Ã¢â‚¬Å“Take The Money & RunÃ¢â‚¬Â
Steve Miller Band Ã¢â‚¬Å“The JokerÃ¢â‚¬Â
Thin Lizzy Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Boys Are Back in Town (LIVE)Ã¢â‚¬Â
Thin Lizzy Ã¢â‚¬Å“Cowboy Song (LIVE)Ã¢â‚¬Â
Thin Lizzy Ã¢â‚¬Å“Jailbreak (LIVE)Ã¢â‚¬Â
Weezer Ã¢â‚¬Å“My Name is JonasÃ¢â‚¬Â
Weezer Ã¢â‚¬Å“Pork & BeansÃ¢â‚¬Â
Weezer Ã¢â‚¬Å“Undone Ã¢â‚¬â€œ The Sweater SongÃ¢â‚¬Â
Price: $2.00 (200 Wii Points) per track
Rock Band Unplugged Tracks for PSPÃ‚Â®System
Rock Band Unplugged fans will enjoy the addition of Iron MaidenÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Number of the BeastÃ¢â‚¬Â and Ã¢â‚¬Å“The TrooperÃ¢â‚¬Â to the 27 tracks already available via the Rock Band Unplugged in-game music store for the PSPÃ‚Â® (PlayStationÃ‚Â®Portable) system.
Tracks available for Rock Band Unplugged (Aug. 13):
Iron Maiden Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Number of the BeastÃ¢â‚¬Â
Iron Maiden Ã¢â‚¬Å“The TrooperÃ¢â‚¬Â
Price: $1.99, Ã‚Â£.99 UK, Ã¢â€šÂ¬1.49 EU per track on the PSP system