Activision have already released over seventy downloadable tracks for Guitar Hero World Tour since the game’s November 2008 launch, and today they've announced that three new Track Packs spanning a variety of musical genres and multiple artists will be available throughout February 2009 to Guitar Hero owners across the globe.
On February 13th, rockers Incubus, The Shins and Ryan Adams turn off the amps and electric guitars in the Acoustic Track Pack. Coming to Guitar Hero World Tour are Incubus’ “Drive,” The Shins’ “New Slang” and Ryan Adams’ Grammy Award nominated version of “Wonderwall.”
Following their début appearance on disc in Guitar Hero World Tour with “Band on the Run,” Paul McCartney’s Wings return to the Guitar Hero stage with the Wings Track Pack. “Junior’s Farm,” “Hi Hi Hi” and “Jet,” three top-ten hits from the band’s catalogue of music, will be available for download on February 20th.
Bob Seger will also make his Guitar Hero downloadable content début - after making an appearance in ads highlighting different celebrities jamming on instruments from Guitar Hero World Tour, Seger’s legendary hit “Old Time Rock and Roll” joins "Her Strut" and a live-recording of "Get Out of Denver" in the Bob Seger Track Pack, available for download on February 27th.
The Acoustic, Wings and Bob Seger Track Packs will be available on Xbox LIVE for 440 Microsoft Points and on the PlayStation Store for US$5.49. The songs in each Track Pack will be released as downloadable singles for Xbox 360 for 160 Microsoft Points, PS3 for US$1.99 and Wii for 200 Wii Points.