Harmonix and MTV Games today announced that a three pack of songs from Nirvana as well as a three pack of songs from Night Ranger will be added next week to the Rock Band Music Store of downloadable content for the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system and Wii.
Rock Band DLC Additions for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 System and Wii
Rock Band is delivering more Nirvana tracks next week, including the rock anthem, â€œSmells Like Teen Spirit,â€ from the bandâ€™s best-selling 1991 album, Nevermind. â€œNirvana Pack 02â€ also includes two live recordings â€“ â€œCome As You Are,â€ from the bandâ€™s legendary MTV Unplugged performance, and â€œLithium,â€ from the 1992 Reading Festival. The Live at Reading CD/DVD is also available for purchase in stores. Fans can also download â€œAbout a Girl,â€ â€œBlewâ€ and â€œSchool,â€ from Bleach, already available in the Rock Band Music Store. Nirvana released their debut album, Bleach, in 1989 on Sub Pop Records, and to celebrate the 20th anniversary of this platinum-selling album, Sub Pop released a special edition of the album, in stores now, featuring a complete and previously unreleased live concert recorded in 1990 in Portland, Oregon.
San Francisco-formed hard rockers Night Ranger debuts in the Rock Band universe next week with a three pack of songs that includes â€œ(You Can Still) Rock in Americaâ€ and â€œDonâ€™t Tell Me You Love Me,â€ both of which were re-recorded for Rock Band, and â€œYouâ€™re Gonna Hear It From Me,â€ from 2008â€™s Hole in the Sun. Night Ranger has sold more than 16 million albums worldwide and is still touring after almost 30 years. â€œNight Ranger Pack 01â€ will be available in both the Rock Band Music Store and the family-friendly LEGOÂ® Rock Band Music Store.
Available on Xbox 360 and Wii (Dec. 1) and PlayStation 3 system (Dec. 3):
â€¢ Nirvana â€“ â€œCome As You Are (Live from MTV Unplugged)â€ +
â€¢ Nirvana â€“ â€œLithium (Live at Reading)â€
â€¢ Nirvana â€“ â€œSmells Like Teen Spiritâ€
â€¢ Night Ranger â€“ â€œ(You Can Still) Rock in Americaâ€ +
â€¢ Night Ranger â€“ â€œDonâ€™t Tell Me You Love Meâ€ +
â€¢ Night Ranger â€“ â€œYouâ€™re Gonna Hear It From Meâ€ +
(All tracks are original master recordings)
These tracks will be available for purchase as â€œNight Ranger Pack 01â€ or â€œNirvana Pack 02â€ as well as individual tracks on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 system, and as individual tracks on Wii. Tracks marked with a â€œ+â€ are also available in the family-friendly LEGO Rock Band Music Store.
Price: $1.99 USD, Â£.99 UK, â‚¬1.49 EU (160 Microsoft Points for Xbox 360) per track
$5.49, Â£3.99 UK, â‚¬2.49 EU (440 Microsoft Points for Xbox 360) for â€œNight Ranger Pack 01â€ or â€œNirvana Pack 02â€
$2.00 USD (200 Wii Pointsâ„¢) per track