Rock Band Breaks Out the Zombies and Wolves in Time for Halloween

October 23, 2009

Rock Band Breaks Out the Zombies
and Wolves in Time for Halloween

Also, tracks from Sonic Youth and
Steely Dan for Rock Band Unplugged!

Harmonix and MTV Games today
announced the spookiest DLC packs yet, with three tracks from Rob Zombie and
five from Wolfmother, as well as tracks from Liz Phair and Morningwood, that
will be added next week to the Rock Band Music Store of downloadable content for
the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and Wii. Tracks from Sonic Youth and Steely Dan will
also be available for download next week for Rock Band Unplugged on PSP.

Rock Band DLC Additions for Xbox
360, PlayStation 3 System and Wii

Grammy Award-nominated American
metal rocker and former White Zombie frontman Rob Zombie adds to his Rock Band
DLC catalog (currently “War Zone”) with three new tracks for the Rock Band
platform, including “Dragula” and “Superbeast,” from his debut solo album,
Hellbilly Deluxe, as well as “Burn,” from his new album, Hellbilly Deluxe 2, to
be released Nov. 17. Zombie also has a film currently playing in theaters –
Halloween 2, which he wrote, directed and produced.

Australian rock trio Wolfmother adds
to their Rock Band DLC as well (currently “Joker & The Thief”) with a five pack
of songs, including the 2007 Grammy Award-winning “Woman” and “White Unicorn,”
from the band’s self-titled debut album. Also featured in the Wolfmother five
pack are “Sundial” and “Pilgrim,” from the band’s new album, Cosmic Egg, which
was released Oct. 23.

Liz Phair’s “Rock Me,” as well as
Morningwood’s “Sugarbaby” and “Best of Me,” which was featured as the theme song
to VH1’s reality series Daisy of Love, will also be added to the Rock Band Music
Store Oct. 27, the same day and date that Morningwood’s second album, Diamonds
and Studs, which features both DLC songs, is out.

Available on Xbox 360 and Wii
(Oct. 27) and PlayStation 3 system (Oct. 29):

  • Rob Zombie – “Burn”

  • Rob Zombie – “Dragula”

  • Rob Zombie – “Superbeast”

  • Wolfmother – “New Moon Rising”

  • Wolfmother – “Pilgrim”

  • Wolfmother – “Sundial”

  • Wolfmother – “White Unicorn”

  • Wolfmother – “Woman”

  • Liz Phair – “Rock Me”

  • Morningwood – “Best of Me” *

  • Morningwood – “Sugarbaby” *

(All tracks are original master
recordings)

These tracks will be available for
purchase as “Rob Zombie Pack 01,” “Wolfmother Pack 01” and as individual tracks
on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 system and as individual tracks on Wii.

Price:

  • $1.99 USD, .99 UK, ç1.49 EU (160
    Microsoft Points for Xbox 360) per track

  • $5.49, 2.49 UK, ç3.99 EU (440
    Microsoft Points for Xbox 360) for “Rob Zombie Pack 01”

  • $8.49 5.25 UK, ç6.59 EU (680
    Microsoft Points for Xbox 360) for “Wolfmother Pack 01”

  • *Denotes $0.99 0.59 UK, ç0.79 EU
    (80 Microsoft Points for Xbox 360) or $1.00 (100 Wii Points) per track

  • $2.00 USD (200 Wii Points) per
    track

Rock Band Unplugged Tracks for
PSP

Rock Band Unplugged fans will enjoy
the addition of Sonic Youth’s “Kool Thing” and Steely Dan’s “My Old School” to
the 51 tracks already available via the Rock Band Unplugged in-game music store
for the PSP system.

Tracks available for Rock Band
Unplugged (Oct. 29):

  • Sonic Youth – “Kool Thing”

  • Steely Dan – “My Old School”

Price: $1.99, .99 UK, ç1.49 EU per
track on the PSP system

** Dates for Rock Band game tracks
are tentative and subject to change. **