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Stone Sour makes their debut on Rock Band 3 next week

Posted by: Tina at 1/14/2011 2:44 PM
More Rock Band DLC news comes to you today from Harmonix. Stone Sour has three tracks coming to the Rock Band 3 Music Store next week on the 18th, signifying the rock band’s debut on the music game’s marketplace.

The Stone Sour Pack 01 includes the songs “Made of Scars,” “Through Glass” and “Say You’ll Haunt Me.” The pack is available for 440 Microsoft Points/550 Wii Points/ $5.49 or individually for 160 Microsoft Points/200 Wi Points/$1.99. Read on for details on the band.


Cambridge, Mass. – Jan. 14, 2011– Harmonix today announced that Stone Sour will make their Rock Band debut next week with a three pack of songs available beginning Jan. 18 in the Rock Band 3 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 provides the deepest and best selection of artists, songs and albums through the Rock Band music platform, which features more than 800 artists and more than 2,000* tracks via disc and download purchase (complete list of tracks at www.rockband.com/songs). Rock Band’s gigantic music library dwarfs that of any other rhythm video game on the market. To date, more than 75 million songs have been sold through the Rock Band Music Store since its launch Nov. 20, 2007.

Rock Band DLC Additions for Xbox 360, PlayStation®3 system and Wii
American rockers Stone Sour will make their much-anticipated debut in the Rock Band 3 Music Store next week. The band, formed in 1992 in Iowa, has released three albums to date, including Audio Secrecy, which was released in September 2010, and has received three GRAMMY® Award nominations. Stone Sour kicks off their U.S. tour Jan. 20. For more information and to buy tickets, visit http://www.stonesour.com/tourdates.

Stone Sour Pack 01 features “Made of Scars” and “Through Glass” from their second album, Come What(ever) May, as well as “Say You’ll Haunt Me,” the single from their latest album, Audio Secrecy.

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 (Jan. 18):

“Made of Scars”
“Say You’ll Haunt Me” X
“Through Glass”

(All tracks are original master recordings)
(These tracks will be available in Europe on PlayStation®3 system Jan. 19)

These tracks will be available for purchase as individual tracks and as “Stone Sour Pack 01” 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.

Price:
$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
$5.49, £2.49 UK, €3.99 EU (440 Microsoft Points, 550 Wii Points) for Stone Sour Pack 01

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

*Available on-disc, via download and disc export. Internet connection and export key purchase required. Wii has more than 1,500 song tracks available for purchase on the Rock Band platform on-disc, via song import, and download. Not applicable to Nintendo DS™.