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Petty hits Rock Band

Tom Petty
Tom Petty

Tom_PettyTom Petty is coming to your living room. Well, if your living room contains a games console with Rock Band on it. Petty’s debut on the music game will see the tracks ‘I Won’t Back Down’ and ‘Runnin’ Down a Dream’ available on the Xbox 360 on August 25 and on the PS3 system on August 27.

The same day will also see the following tracks released by other artists:
* Billy Idol – ‘Mony Mony’ and ‘Rebel Yell’
* Fleetwood Mac – ‘Don’t Stop’ and ‘World Turning’
* Jet – ‘She’s a Genius’

Additional tracks from the Foo Fighters, White Zombie and Grateful Dead will be available in the Wii Rock Band Music Store, and it’s a zombie-friendly week for Rock Band Unplugged, with tracks from The Zombies and White Zombie.

Additional tracks available for the Wii available on August 25 include:
* Blind Melon – ‘No Rain’
* Blur – ‘There’s No Other Way’
* Dropkick Murphys – ‘I’m Shipping Up to Boston’
* Eve 6 – ‘Inside Out’
* Foo Fighters – ‘All My Life’, ‘I’ll Stick Around’ and ‘Lonely as You’
* Kaiser Chiefs – ‘I Predict a Riot’
* Belly – ‘Feed the Tree’
* Ghost Hounds – ‘Wind Me Up’
* Godsmack – ‘I Stand Alone’
* Grateful Dead – ‘Cold Rain & Snow’, ‘Doin’ That Rag’, ‘Don’t Ease Me In’, ‘Fire on the Mountain’, ‘Hell in a Bucket’ and ‘Uncle John’s Band’
* James Gang – ‘Funk #49’
* Mute Math – ‘Typical’
* Rob Zombie – ‘War Zero’
* Turbonegro – ‘Wasted Again’
* White Zombie – ‘Black Sunshine’ and ‘More Human Than Human’

The songs cost $2 or 200 Wii Points each.