- Rolling Stones, Metallica, The Clash and Radiohead headline upcoming game.
Harmonix and MTV Games unveiled its set list for its upcoming game, Rock Band. The final game, due November 20 for Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 2 on December 18, will feature 58 tracks from top artists from alternative to classic rock to heavy metal and even punk. While Rock Band offers guitar, drum, bass guitar and vocal options, the game's main guitar-only competition, Guitar Hero III released yesterday.
"Our goal with Rock Band was to give players the chance to experience an amazing cross section of music from the last four decades, and our final list of tracks includes everything from emerging bands to iconic artists," stated Paul DeGooyer, MTV's Senior Vice President of Home Entertainment, Music and Games. "The overwhelmingly positive response from artists, music publishers and record labels made the final selection process challenging, but extremely exciting. As a result, 51 out of 58 of the final selections are based on original masters, giving fans an unprecedented way to get closer to the music they love."
While the list, which includes bands such as The Police, Foo Fighters, Aerosmith, Nirvana and Fallout Boy, offers something for ever rock fan, Eric Brosius, Harmonix audio lead stated, "Through...