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This Week in Rock Band: The Black Keys and Neon Trees Edition

by on 08/13/2010

Harmonix has made their weekly announcement and The Black Keys and Neon Trees will both make their Rock Band debuts next week. “We’re excited to be part of the Rock Band world because the game really introduces artists to young kids,” said Tyler Glenn, lead vocalist and keyboardist for Neon Trees. “Any video game introducing kids to The Replacements and old REM is something I can get behind.”

American blues-rock duo The Black Keys three pack of tracks includes “Strange Times” and “I Got Mine” from Attack & Release as well as “Your Touch” from Magic Potion. Picked by Rolling Stone as an Artist of the Week, Neon Trees also gets a three pack of songs. Three songs from that album, “Sins of My Youth,” “1983” and “Animal,”  will be available as Neon Trees Pack 01 next week.

Available on Xbox 360, Wii and PlayStation 3 system (Aug. 17):

  • The Black Keys – “Strange Times”
  • The Black Keys – “I Got Mine”
  • The Black Keys – “Your Touch”
  • Neon Trees – “Animal”
  • Neon Trees – “Sins of My Youth”
  • Neon Trees – “1983”

(All tracks are original master recordings)

(These tracks will be available in Europe on PlayStation 3 system Aug. 18)

These tracks will be available for purchase as “The Black Keys Pack 01” and “Neon Trees Pack 01,” as well as individual tracks, on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 system, and as individual tracks only on Wii.

Price: $1.99 USD, £.99 UK, €1.49 EU (160 Microsoft Points) per track
$2.00 USD (200 Wii Points™) per track
$5.49, £2.49 UK, €3.99 EU (440 Microsoft Points) for The Black Keys Pack 01 or Neon Trees Pack 01

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

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