<strong>PRESS RELEASE: **ROCK BAND MEDIA ALERT** MTV GAMES, HARMONIX AND EA ANNOUNCE</strong>
Unique Bundle Allows Fab Four Fans to Sing Along to 45 of The Beatles' Greatest Hits
Guildford, UK. â€“ 22nd Sept., 2009 â€“ Harmonix, MTV Games, and distribution partner Electronic Arts Inc., today announced the The Beatles: Rock Band â€“ Two Microphone Pack for PS3â„¢, combining The Beatles: Rock Band, the most critically-acclaimed music game of the year, with two SingStar microphones from Sonyâ€™s leading interactive singing experience franchise. With an extraordinary catalogue of 45 tracks available, The Beatles: Rock Band â€“ Two Microphone Pack for PS3â„¢ will allow players to enjoy multi-part harmonies in a way never before experienced within a music game through an unprecedented, experiential progression of the music and artistry of The Beatles.
The Beatles: Rock Band â€“ Two Microphone Pack for PS3â„¢ is available now in the UK for a suggested retail price of Â£49.99.
Additional music from The Beatlesâ€™ epic catalogue will be made available for purchase and download through The Beatles: Rock Band Music Store. Abbey Road will be released on October 20, 2009, followed by the release of Sgt. Pepperâ€™s Lonely Hearts Club Band in November and Rubber Soul in December.
The Beatles: Rock Band celebrates the music and artistry of the Fab Four allowing fans to sing along to 45 songs on-disc or pick up guitar, bass, or drums and experience the cross-section of hits and favorites by The Beatles through game play that takes players on a journey through the legacy and evolution of the band's legendary career. The Beatles: Rock Band is available for PlayStationÂ®3 computer entertainment system, the Xbox 360Â® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, and Wiiâ„¢ console from Nintendo and is compatible with all Rock Bandâ„¢ instrument controllers, as well as most Guitar HeroÂ® and other authorized third party music video game peripherals and microphones.