Kings of Leon and Rancid make ROCK BAND debuts
Plus tracks from No Doubt, Judas Priest, The Dead Weather and more for Wii and songs from The Grateful Dead and Thin Lizzy for Rock Band Unplugged!
Harmonix and MTV Games announced that indie rockers Kings of Leon and punk rockers Rancid will make their Rock Band debuts with three packs of songs that will be added to the Rock Band Music Store of downloadable content next week, as will a three pack from Rise Against and a single from Lush, for the Xbox 360Â® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PLAYSTATIONÂ®3 computer entertainment system.
Additionally, tracks from No Doubt, Judas Priest, The Dead Weather and more will be available in the Wiiâ„¢ Rock Band Music Store, and tracks from The Grateful Dead and Thin Lizzy will be available for Rock Band Unplugged.
New Rock Band DLC Additions for Xbox 360 and PLAYSTATION 3 Systems
The Rancid pack will include â€œRuby Sohoâ€ and â€œTime Bomb,â€ from the bandâ€™s 1994 platinum album, â€¦And Out Come The Wolves, as well as â€œLast One to Die,â€ from the bandâ€™s latest studio album, Let the Dominoes Fall. The band is currently on tour in support of this album with fellow American punk rock outfit Rise Against, who also offer a three pack to the Rock Band Music Store next week. â€œRe-Education (Through Labor)â€ and â€œSavior,â€ from the bandâ€™s new album, Appeal to Reason, as well as â€œPrayer of the Refugee,â€ from the bandâ€™s 2006 album, The Sufferer & the Witness, will be available July 21 for Rock Band fans. â€œSweetness & Lightâ€ from English shoegazers Lush will also be available next week, and Tennessee indie rockers Kings of Leon will make their Rock Band debut with â€œCrawlâ€ and â€œSex on Fire,â€ from their 2008 album, Only by the Night, as well as â€œMollyâ€™s Chambers,â€ from the bandâ€™s 2003 debut album, Youth and Young Manhood.
Tracks available for Xbox 360 (July 21) and PLAYSTATION 3 system (July 23):
Kings of Leon â€œCrawlâ€
Kings of Leon â€œMollyâ€™s Chambersâ€
Kings of Leon â€œSex on Fireâ€
Rancid â€œLast One to Dieâ€
Rancid â€œRuby Sohoâ€
Rancid â€œTime Bombâ€
Rise Against â€œPrayer of the Refugeeâ€
Rise Against â€œRe-Education (Through Labor)â€
Rise Against â€œSaviorâ€
Lush â€œSweetness & Lightâ€
(All tracks are original master recordings)
These tracks will be available for purchase as part of the â€œKings of Leon Pack,â€ â€œRancid Pack,â€ â€œRise Against Packâ€ or as individual tracks for Xbox 360 and PLAYSTATION 3 systems.
Additionally, tracks from Big Dipper, Judas Priest and The Dead Weather, as well as back-catalog tracks from Jethro Tull, Naked Brothers and No Doubt will be available July 21 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 400 tracks in the Wii Rock Band Music Store.
Additional tracks available for Wii (July 21):
Big Dipper â€œAll Going Out Togetherâ€ *
Big Dipper â€œSheâ€™s Fetchingâ€ *
Big Dipper â€œYounger Bumsâ€ *
Judas Priest â€œDissident Aggressor (Live)â€
Judas Priest â€œEat Me Alive (Live)â€
Judas Priest â€œProphecy (Live)â€
The Dead Weather â€œHang You From the Heavensâ€
The Dead Weather â€œNo Hassle Nightâ€
The Dead Weather â€œTreat Me Like Your Motherâ€
Jethro Tull â€œHymn 43â€
Naked Brothers â€œBody I Occupyâ€ *
Naked Brothers â€œI Donâ€™t Want To Go To Schoolâ€ *
No Doubt â€œBathwaterâ€
No Doubt â€œDonâ€™t Speakâ€
No Doubt â€œExcuse Me Mr.â€
No Doubt â€œEx-Girlfriendâ€
No Doubt â€œHella Goodâ€
No Doubt â€œHey Babyâ€
No Doubt â€œItâ€™s My Lifeâ€
No Doubt â€œJust a Girlâ€
No Doubt â€œRunningâ€
No Doubt â€œSimple Kind of Lifeâ€
No Doubt â€œSpiderwebsâ€
No Doubt â€œSunday Morningâ€
No Doubt â€œUnderneath It Allâ€
(All tracks are original master recordings)
Rock Band Unplugged Tracks for PSPÂ®System
Rock Band Unplugged fans will enjoy the addition of The Grateful Deadâ€™s â€œCasey Jonesâ€ and Thin Lizzyâ€™s â€œThe Boys Are Back In Town (Live)â€ to the 21 tracks already available via the Rock Band Unplugged in-game music store for the PSPÂ® (PlayStationÂ®Portable) system.
Tracks available for Rock Band Unplugged (July 23):
Grateful Dead â€œCasey Jonesâ€
Thin Lizzy â€œThe Boys Are Back In Town (Live)â€
** Dates for Rock Band game tracks are tentative and subject to change. **