DLC Week of 11/22 - Nickelback 5 Pack w/ Giveaway & 3 RHCP Pro Upgrades!

edited November 2011 in Announcements
Hey gang,

Nickelback, one the biggest rock bands in the world with sales of over 45 million worldwide, has sent 18 singles rocketing onto various Billboard charts, have won three American Music Awards, a World Music Award, a People's Choice Award, 12 JUNO Awards, and earned five Grammy Award nominations! The “Nickelback Then and Now” pack features some of the band’s biggest hits, spanning their successful multiplatinum career! The pack hits just in time for the band’s newest album, Here and Now, due out November 21st on Roadrunner Records.

“How You Remind Me,” the smash single from 2001’s Silver Side Up, leads the pack. It’s followed by “Someday,” the lead single off the band’s 2003 record, The Long Road, and “Animals” from 2005’s All the Right Reasons. “If Today Was Your Last Day” from 2008’s Dark Horse, fleshes out the catalog of classics with “This Means War” off of Nickelback’s latest record, closing out this set of rocking hits.

Also available will be Pro Guitar and Pro Bass upgrades to previously-available downloadable content from the Red Hot Chili Peppers, including upgrades for “Under the Bridge,” “By the Way,” and “The Adventures of Rain Dance Maggie.”

Available on Xbox 360, Wii™ and PlayStation®3 system (November 22st, 2011):

• Nickelback – “How You Remind Me” X
• Nickelback – “Someday”
• Nickelback – “Animals”
• Nickelback – “If Today Was Your Last Day” (w/ Keys)
• Nickelback – “This Means War” (w/ Keys)

The following Pro Upgrades will also be available:

• Red Hot Chili Peppers - "Under the Bridge" (Pro G/B)
• Red Hot Chili Peppers - "By the Way" (Pro G/B)
• Red Hot Chili Peppers - "The Adventures of Rain Dance Maggie" (Pro G/B)

(These tracks will be available in Europe on PlayStation®3 system November 23nd)

The Nickelback tracks will be available as “Nickelback Then and Now Pack,” with songs 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.


$8.49 USD, £4.39 UK, €6.59 EU (680 Microsoft Points, 850 Wii Points™) for the “Nickelback Then and Now” pack.
$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!


  • edited November 2011
    Here are the Rock Band Network tracks hitting XBox 360 on Thursday, 11/17/2011:


    All Shall Perish - "Embrace The Curse (2x Bass Pedal)" (160 MSP)
    Halcyon Way - "Death of a Dream (2x Bass Pedal)" (80 MSP)
    Prototype - "The Way It Ends" (80 MSP)


    Christina Marie Magenta - "Forget" (160 MSP)
    Lockdown - "Haunting the Dead (2x Bass Pedal)" (80 MSP)


    Dance for the Dying - "El Monstro" (80 MSP)
    Anita Maj - "Undercover" (160 MSP)


    Free Spirit - "Strangers" (160 MSP)
    The Asbestos - "Cross and Crows" (80 MSP)
    These Hearts - "Apology Rejected" (160 MSP)

    And here are the PS3 RBN Releases for Tuesday, 11/22/2011 (North America) and Wednesday, 11/23/2011 (Europe):

    Amberian Dawn - "Passing Bells" ($1.99) - Metal
    Arch Enemy - "Nemesis" ($1.99) - Metal
    Paul & Storm - "Fuzzy Man (Fuzzy Nation)" ($1.99) - Pop-Rock
    Quartered - "Walks Like a Ghost" ($0.99) - Rock
    Free Spirit - "Pale Sister of Light (RB3 version)" ($1.99) - Rock
  • edited November 2011
    We're also holding an epic Nickelback / Rock Band 3 giveaway this week, with Nickelback's entire discography, a signed poster, a shirt, RB3 and DLC up for grabs! Check out the link above and post in the thread to enter, it's that easy.
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