Rock Band 3: Johnny Cash download pack available
Fans Can Also Download Nine Free Songs That Were Featured on Previous Rock Band Titles!
Harmonix and MTV Games announced that Johnny Cash will make his Rock Band debut next week with an eight pack of his greatest hits beginning Jan. 4 in the Rock Band 3 Music Store of downloadable content for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3Â and Wii.Â Nine songs featured previously in Rock Band games will also be available for free for the Xbox and PlayStation 3.
Rock Band provides the deepest and best selection of artists, songs and albums through the Rock Band music platform, which features more than 800 artists and more than 2,000 tracks via disc and download purchase (complete list of tracks at www.rockband.com/songs). Rock Bandâ€™s gigantic music library dwarfs that of any other rhythm video game on the market. To date, more than 75 million songs have been sold through the Rock Band Music Store since its launch Nov. 20, 2007.
Rock Band DLC Additions for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 system and Wii
Known as The Man in Black, Johnny Cashâ€™s career spanned half a century over an array of musical genres. He holds numerous Country Music Association Awards, Grammy Awards and other awards, is a member of the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame, the Country Music Hall of Fame and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and next week Johnny Cash will make his long-anticipated debut on the Rock Band platform when eight of his most loved songs will be available for download and play in Rock Band 3.
Johnny Cash Pack 01 will feature classics like â€œCry, Cry, Cryâ€ and â€œFolsom Prison Bluesâ€, as well as â€œI Walk the Lineâ€ and â€œTennessee Flat Top Boxâ€, both of which feature Pro Guitar/Pro Bass upgrades.
Additionally next week, a nine pack of songs from an array of bands representing across punk, rock, metal and indie genres will also be available for free on Xbox and PlayStation 3. Rock Band Free Pack 01 features songs that were on previous Rock Band titles, including Abnormality, Anarchy Club, Bang Camaro and The Main Drag.
As always, songs available as downloadable content for Rock Band 3 feature five-button guitar and bass parts, drums, Pro Drums, and keys, Pro Keys and harmonies, where applicable. Some songs also feature Pro Guitar and Pro Bass upgrades available for an additional $0.99 upgrade download.
Available on Xbox 360, Wii and PlayStation 3 system (Jan. 4):
Johnny Cash Pack 01
- â€œCry, Cry, Cryâ€
- â€œDonâ€™t Take Your Guns to Townâ€
- â€œFive Feet High and Risingâ€
- â€œFolsom Prison Bluesâ€
- â€œI Got Stripesâ€
- â€œI Walk the Lineâ€ X
- â€œTennessee Flat Top Boxâ€ X
- â€œThe Ballad of Ira Hayesâ€
Available on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 system (Jan. 4):
Rock BandFree Pack 01
- Abnormality â€“ â€œVisionsâ€
- Anarchy Club â€“ â€œGet Cleanâ€
- Bang Camaro â€“ â€œNight Liesâ€
- Breaking Wheel â€“ â€œShoulder to the Plowâ€
- Libyans â€“ â€œWelcome to the Neighborhoodâ€
- The Main Drag â€“ â€œA Jagged Gorgeous Winterâ€
- Speck â€“ â€œConventional Loverâ€
- The Sterns â€“ â€œSupreme Girlâ€
- That Handsome Devil â€“ â€œRob the Prez-O-Dentâ€
(All tracks are original master recordings)
(These tracks will be available in Europe on PlayStation 3 system Jan. 5)
These tracks will be available for purchase as individual tracks and as â€œJohnny Cash Pack 01â€ on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 system and Wii, and as â€œRock Band Free Pack 01â€ on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 system. Tracks marked with â€œXâ€ will include Pro Guitar and Pro Bass expansions for $0.99 per song.
Price: $1.99 USD, Â£.99 UK, â‚¬1.49 EU (160 Microsoft Points) per song
$2.00 USD (200 Wii Pointsâ„¢) per song
$0.99 USD (100 Wii Points/80 Microsoft Points), Â£0.59 UK, â‚¬0.79 EU per song for eligible Pro Guitar/Pro Bass upgrade
$13.49, Â£6.69 UK, â‚¬9.99 EU (1080 Microsoft Points, 1,350 Wii Points) for Johnny Cash Pack 01
FREE on Xbox and PlayStation 3 for Rock Band Free Pack 01