Next Week's Rock Band Tracks Celebrate its Fifth Anniversary
Written Friday, November 16, 2012 By Richard WalkerView author's profile
As Rock Band celebrates its fifth anniversary, Harmonix has compiled a collection of six single, from six legendary artists, taken from six decades.
There's a live version of "The Weight" from The Band, released as a single in 1968, alongside a tune from The Allman Brothers Band taken from the 1973 album 'Brothers and Sisters'. You'll also find a Modern English track from the band's 1982 album 'After the Snow, before Nine Inch Nails continues proceedings with "Closer" taken from the 1994 record, 'Downward Spiral'.
Finally, there's some Crossfade with "Cold", from the self-titled 1994 album and "Cry Thunder" from Dragonforce's "The Power Within", released this year. Take a look at all six singles below:
Single Tracks - 160 Microsoft Points each. X = 80 Microsoft Points per track for a Pro Guitar/Pro Bass upgrade
- The Allman Brothers Band – “Jessica” O X
- The Band – “The Weight (live)” O X
- Crossfade – “Cold”
- Dragonforce – “Cry Thunder” O
- Modern English – “I Melt With You” O
- Nine Inch Nails – “Closer” O
(All tracks are original master recordings)
Look out for them on the Xbox Live Marketplace from November 20th.