Harmonix and MTV Games today announced that legendary rockers Queen will be added to the Rock Band platform, with a 10-pack of songs available next week in the Rock Band Music Store of downloadable content for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3Ã‚Â and Wii. Tracks from Blink-182 and The Offspring will also be available for download next week for Rock Band Unplugged on PSP.
Rock Band DLC Additions for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 System and Wii
Queen, composed of Brian May, John Deacon, Roger Taylor and quintessential frontman Freddie Mercury, formed in England in 1970. The group has released 15 studio albums and was known for their epic live concerts. Queen will release Absolute Greatest Nov. 17, featuring 20 of the bandÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s biggest hits. The Queen pack for Rock Band features 10 of the bandÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s most loved songs, including Ã¢â‚¬Å“Killer Queen,Ã¢â‚¬Â Ã¢â‚¬Å“Somebody to Love,Ã¢â‚¬Â Ã¢â‚¬Å“Fat Bottomed GirlsÃ¢â‚¬Â and the Queen/David Bowie collaboration, Ã¢â‚¬Å“Under Pressure.Ã¢â‚¬Â
Available on Xbox 360 and Wii (Oct. 20) and PlayStation 3 system (Oct. 22):
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Ã¢â‚¬Å“Another One Bites the DustÃ¢â‚¬Â
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Ã¢â‚¬Å“Crazy Little Thing Called LoveÃ¢â‚¬Â
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Ã¢â‚¬Å“Fat Bottomed GirlsÃ¢â‚¬Â
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Ã¢â‚¬Å“I Want It AllÃ¢â‚¬Â
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Ã¢â‚¬Å“I Want to Break FreeÃ¢â‚¬Â
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Ã¢â‚¬Å“Killer QueenÃ¢â‚¬Â
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Ã¢â‚¬Å“One VisionÃ¢â‚¬Â
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Ã¢â‚¬Å“Somebody to LoveÃ¢â‚¬Â
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Ã¢â‚¬Å“Tie Your Mother DownÃ¢â‚¬Â
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Ã¢â‚¬Å“Under PressureÃ¢â‚¬Â
(All tracks are original master recordings)
These tracks will be available for purchase as Ã¢â‚¬Å“Queen PackÃ¢â‚¬Â and as individual tracks on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 system and as individual tracks on Wii.
Rock Band Unplugged Tracks for PSPÃ‚Â®System
Rock Band Unplugged fans will enjoy the addition of Blink-182Ã¢â‚¬â„¢s Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Rock ShowÃ¢â‚¬Â and The OffspringÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Ã¢â‚¬Å“All I WantÃ¢â‚¬Â to the 49 tracks already available via the Rock Band Unplugged in-game music store for the PSP system.
Tracks available for Rock Band Unplugged (Oct. 22):
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Blink-182 Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Ã¢â‚¬Å“The Rock ShowÃ¢â‚¬Â
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ The Offspring Ã¢â‚¬â€œ Ã¢â‚¬Å“All I WantÃ¢â‚¬Â