Cambridge, Mass. – July 6, 2009 – Harmonix and MTV Games today announced 28 tracks from artists including Green Day and artists performing at the RockStar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival, as well as back-catalog tracks from The Presidents of the United States of America, The Offspring, Lamb of God and more, coming this week to the Rock Band® Music Store catalog of downloadable content for the Wii™ system.

As previously announced, the Green Day tracks available for download this week are the first in an exclusive deal between MTV Games’ Harmonix, Green Day and Warner Music Group to bring the band’s songs to the Rock Band platform. These first songs, “21 Guns”, “Know Your Enemy” and “East Jesus Nowhere,” are from the band’s latest album, 21st Century Breakdown. Eight songs from artists performing at the RockStar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival, including Behemoth, Cannibal Corpse, Marilyn Manson and Slayer, will also be available for download this we ek in the Wii Rock Band Music Store. The RockStar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival is a new summer touring metal and rock festival in the United States during July and August, assembled by Vans Warped Tour founder Kevin Lyman.

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Additionally, back-catalog tracks from The Offspring, Plain White T’s, Jonathan Coulton, The Presidents of the United States of America and more will also be available July 7 in the Wii Rock Band Music Store. These tracks come from the back catalog of Rock Band music already released to owners of Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PLAYSTATION® 3 computer entertainment system. Wii fans can expect a rollout of previously released downloadable Rock Band content until the entire back catalog of more than 700 songs is available.  With the addition of these tracks, there are now more than 360 tracks in the Wii Rock Band Music Store.

Release Date:        Tuesday, July 7, 2009
** Dates for Rock Band game tracks are tentative and subject to change **


Behemoth                                             “Conquer All
Black Dahlia Murder                                 “What a Horrible Night to Have a Curse
Cannibal Corpse                                      “Hammer Smashed Face
God Forbid                                            “Empire of the Gun
Job for a Cowboy                                   “Embedded
Marilyn Manson                                      “Disposable Teens
Slayer                                                  “Black Magic
Whitechapel                                          “This Is Exile
Green Day                                            “21 Guns
Green Day                                            “East Jesus Nowhere
Green Day                                           “Know Your Enemy
The Offspring                                       “Self Esteem
Screaming Trees                                   “Nearly Lost You
Static-X                                               “Push It
The Darkest of the Hillside Thickets           “Shhh….” +
Jonathan Coulton                                  “Skullcrusher Mountain” +
MC Frontalot                                        “Livin’ at the Corner of Dude Catastrophe”+
Plain White T’s                                     “Natural Disaster
Hot Hot Heat                                       “Bandages”
Kasabian                                             “Shoot the Runner
Sleater-Kinney                                      “You’re No Rock N’ Roll Fun
The Stone Roses                                  “Love Spreads
The Presidents of the USA                      “Dune Buggy
The Presidents of the USA                      “Feather Pluckn
The Presidents of the USA                      “Ladybug
Crooked X                                           “Gone” +
Against Me!                                         “Stop!
Lamb of God                                       “Laid to Rest
(All tracks are original master recordings)
Price: $2.00 (200 Wii Points) per track
+ $1.00 (100 Wii Points) per track
Location: In-game Rock Band 2 Music Store (Wii Points must be purchased through the Wii