DLC Discussion Thread Week of 10/11 - Blink-182 & The Clash Plus PS3 RBN 2X Bass!
hmxhenry;4515589 said:Hey gang,
This week’s Blink-182 track pack adds three songs to an already impressive existing catalog of 10 playable songs in Rock Band!
“The Party Song,” from 1999’s critically acclaimed Enema of the State, leads the pack. It’s followed by “Stay Together for the Kids” from the band’s fourth studio album, 2002’s Take Off Your Pants and Jacket. The pack is rounded out with the single “Up All Night” from the recently released and highly-anticipated Neighborhoods, the band’s first studio album since 2003.
The Clash’s 1982 hit single, “Rock the Casbah,” will also be available. This classic track, the English punk pioneers’ highest charting single in their legendary career, will also have an optional Pro Guitar/Bass upgrade available!
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 (October 11th, 2011):
• The Clash – “Rock the Casbah” X
• Blink-182 – “The Party Song”
• Blink-182 – “Stay Together For the Kids”
• Blink-182 – “Up All Night” X
(These tracks will be available in Europe on PlayStation®3 system October 12th)
The tracks will be available as “Blink-1812 Pack 03” and will be available for purchase individually on Xbox 360, PlayStation®3 system and Wii. Tracks marked with “X” will include Pro Guitar and Pro Bass expansions for $0.99 per song.
$5.49, £2.49 UK, €3.99 EU (440 Microsoft Points, 550 Wii Points™) for “Blink-182 Pack 03”
$1.99 USD, £.99 UK, €1.49 EU (160 Microsoft Points) per song
$2.00 USD (200 Wii Points™) per song
$0.99 USD (100 Wii Points/80 Microsoft Points), £0.59 UK, €0.79 EU per song for eligible Pro Guitar/Pro Bass upgrade
** Dates for Rock Band game tracks are tentative and subject to change. **
To discuss this DLC please visit the official discussion thread in the Rock Band forum.
For all DLC song credits, including album and genre info as well as difficulty ratings, you can check out the Songs page.
And for awesome background information on this content, including recording details, album of origin, and release details you can head on over to the Rock Band 'Zine for brand new articles!
Rock Band Network releases are listed below!
hmxhenry;4515626 said:Here's the Rock Band Network releases that hit Xbox 360 on Thursday, 10/6/2011:
IDLEMINE - "Wicked N' Wild" (160 MSP)
Attack Attack! - "Last Breath" (160 MSP)
Attack Attack! - "Last Breath (2x Bass Pedal)" (160 MSP)
We Set The Sun - "Cody" (160 MSP)
Denullification - "Winter Water Waves" (80 MSP)
Daryle Stephen Ackerman - "Run Away With Me" (80 MSP)
And here's the RBN releases coming to the PS3 on Tuesday, 10/11/2011 (North America) and Wednesday, 10/12/2011 (Europe):
Expert PS3 drummers have been requesting the chance to play 2x Bass Pedal songs. You're talking - we're listening. This week, for the first time ever on PS3, we have a special treat of 5 RBN 2.0 songs with double bass pedal support in addition to the regular 5 song release!
After the Burial - "Your Troubles Will Cease and Fortune Will Smile Upon You (2x Bass Pedal)" ($1.99) - Metal
Amberian Dawn - "City of Corruption (2x Bass Pedal)" ($1.99) - Metal
Asking Alexandria - "Morte et Dabo (2x Bass Pedal)" - Metal
Between the Buried and Me - "Alaska (2x Bass Pedal)" ($1.99) - Metal
Cynic - "The Space for This (2x Bass Pedal)" ($1.99) - Metal
Freezepop - "Doppelgänger" ($0.99) - New Wave
Honest Bob and the Factory-to-Dealer Incentives - "Soy Bomb" ($0.99) - Rock
After the Burial - "Your Troubles Will Cease and Fortune Will Smile Upon You" ($1.99) - Metal
Amberian Dawn - "City of Corruption" ($1.99) - Metal
Cynic - "The Space for This" ($1.99) - Metal
Today's 10-song release was by special arrangement on account of the content missed on 9/27. We'll be returning next week to our regular 5-song schedule.
Want more Blink? You got it!
Ready to Rock The Casbah? Its time!
Got a PS3, an idle foot and an extra kick pedal? Well your time has come too!
Lots of great RBN tracks, truly a something for everyone week...
... well not THAT guy since he always complains!!!
And here are yesterdays hints de-coded for the curious:
Doc_SoCal;4517612 said:76 - The year The Clash was formed.
82 - The year Combat Rock Came Out (RTC was a single of course)
91 - RTC re-released as a single
00 - Combat Rock remaster release
Born On The Fouth Of July - The Clash had their first gig as openers for the Sex Pistols on July 4th 1976.