Foster the People Makes Their Rock Band Debut and The Strokes Add A Single!

Foster the People makes their debut in Rock Band this month with two singles: “Helena Beat” the opening track from the group’s debut album, Torches, and “Don’t Stop (Color on the Walls),” also from the group’s first studio effort. Foster the People’s popular single, “Pumped Up Kicks,” will be available in the upcoming Rock Band Blitz, available this summer for Xbox LIVE Arcade and PlayStation Network!

Additionally, The Strokes’ “Under Cover of Darkness,” from the group’s fourth studio album, Angles, will also be available. An optional Pro Guitar and Pro Bass upgrade will be available for the track, which was named one of the “150 Best Tracks of the Past 15 Years” by British music magazine NME.

Available on Xbox 360, Wii, and PlayStation 3 on July 24th, 2012

  • Foster the People – “Helena Beat” O
  • Foster the People – “Don’t Stop (Color on the Walls)” O
  • The Strokes – “Under Cover of Darkness” X

(These tracks will be available in Europe on PlayStation 3 on July 25th.

These tracks will be available for $1.99 each on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, and $2.00 each on Wii. Tracks marked with “O” feature support for keyboards; tracks marked with “X” will offer Pro Guitar and Pro Bass expansions for $0.99 per song. For more information about Pro Guitar and Pro Bass upgrades, visit our support section. Rock Band 3 Pro Mode requires Rock Band Pro-compatible instrument controllers.

To discuss this DLC, please visit the official discussion thread in the Rock Band forums.