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The folks at Harmonix just hit The Rock Father with the latest news on DLC coming to their ROCK BAND platform, which is still rocking hard nearly five years-in! Next week, tracks from HOOBASTANK, WHITESNAKE, and CUTTING CREW will be hitting the Rock Band store. Check out the details below.

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

August 7th has a triple-threat of popular singles from popular ‘80s pop group Cutting Crew, alternative metal band Hoobastank, and influential British rockers Whitesnake!

Cutting Crew’s power ballad “(I Just) Died in Your Arms” originally appeared on the band’s 1986 record, Broadcast, and not only reached number one on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100, but was a hit worldwide. “Crawling in the Dark,” Hoobastank’s breakthrough single from their major-label self-titled studio debut, will also be available. Finally, Whitesnake’s popular ‘80s single, the blues-inspired hard rocker, “Still of the Night,” wraps up this week’s exciting additions to the Rock Band Music Store!

Available on Xbox 360, Wii and PlayStation®3 system (August 7, 2012):

  • Cutting Crew – “(I Just) Died in Your Arms” O X

  • Hoobastank – “Crawling in the Dark”

  • Whitesnake – “Still of the Night” O

(These tracks will be available in Europe on PlayStation®3 system August 1st)

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. **

*Available on-disc, via download and disc export. Internet connection and export key purchase required. Wii™ Shop Channel 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™.

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