DLC Week of 7/17 - Singles from The B-52s, Staind and Young The Giant!

edited July 2012 in Announcements
Hey gang,

On July 17th, Harmonix continues to diversify its catalog of playable music for Rock Band 3 and the upcoming Rock Band Blitz with three new singles: “Love Shack” by The B-52’s, Staind’s “Not Again,” and indie rockers Young the Giants’ “My Body.”

“Love Shack” comes from The B-52’s 1989 record Cosmic Thing, and was the band’s biggest hit, the first to reach the Billboard Top 40 charts. Staind’s “Not Again,” from the band’s self-titled seventh album, topped the mainstream rock charts for weeks when it was released in 2011. Finally, Young the Giant makes their debut in Rock Band with “My Body,” a single from their 2010 self-titled debut record!

Available on Xbox 360, Wii and PlayStation®3 system (July 17th, 2012):

• The B-52’s – “Love Shack” O X
• Staind – “Not Again”
• Young The Giant – “My Body” O


(These tracks will be available in Europe on PlayStation®3 system July18th)

Tracks marked with “O” feature support for keyboards; tracks marked with “X” will offer Pro Guitar and Pro Bass expansions for $0.99 per song.

Price:

$1.99 USD (160 Microsoft Points ™, 200 Wii Points™) per song
$0.99 USD (80 Microsoft Points™, 100 Wii Points™) 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!

Comments

  • edited July 2012
    Here are the Rock Band Network songs that hit Xbox 360 on Thursday, 7/12/2012:

    Metal


    Cynic – “Evolutionary Sleeper” (160 MSP)
    Nightrage – “So Far Away / Delirium Of The Fallen (2x Bass Pedal)” (160 MSP)
    Terrorizer – “Subterfuge” (160 MSP)


    Other

    Zing Experience – “Faster Than a Bullet” (80 MSP)

    Pop-Rock


    Daryle Stephen Ackerman – “Tear My Heart In Two” (80 MSP)
    Simone Bacchini – “L’alfabeto” (80 MSP)


    Prog

    Children of Nova – Moments of Clarity (160 MSP)

    Rock

    Free Spirit – “Radiant Light” (160 MSP)



    And here are the PS3 RBN releases scheduled for Tuesday, 7/17/2012 (North America) and 7/18/2012 (Europe):

    Asking Alexandria – “Reckless & Relentless” ($1.99) – Metal
    Honest Bob and the Factory-to-Dealer Incentives – “I Don’t Want to Hear About Your Crappy Boyfriend” ($0.99) – Indie Rock
    Dante’s Dream – “Gamers Unite” ($0.99) – Pop/Dance/Alternative
    Betrayed by Sorrow – “Deny” ($1.99) – Rock
    Jerry Naylor – “Mystery Train” ($1.99) – Rock
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