Amazon has officially begun taking preorder for Rock Band 4 bundles. The title, set to hit Xbox One and PlayStation 4 on October 6th, will come in two bundle varieties. The guitar bundle comes with Rock Band 4 and a wireless Fender Stratocaster guitar controller for $129.99. The “Band-in-a-Box Software Bundle” comes with the game, the aforementioned Stratocaster, an upgraded USB microphone and the wireless drum kit for $249.99. Better start recruiting your friends to pitch in…

Rock Band 4
“Band-in-a-Box” Bundle

New details have also been shed on Rock Band 4‘s all new freestyle guitar solos. Much like the drums, guitar solos have been completely redone for the new game. You can check out Harmonix’s breakdown of the feature in the clip below: Also revealed is the fact that preordering the title will earn you 30 bonus songs. On top of that, ordering through Amazon and you’ll get 4 exclusive, additional songs. No details as to what tracks those are though. As of today, here are the announced songs for the title:

  • Avenged Sevenfold – “Hail to the King”
  • Benjamin Booker – “Violent Shiver”
  • Elvis Presley – “Suspicious Minds”
  • Fleetwood Mac – “You Make Loving Fun”
  • Jack White – “Lazaretto”
  • The Killers – “Somebody Told Me”
  • Mark Ronson ft. Bruno Mars – “Uptown Funk”
  • Queens of the Stone Age – “My God Is The Sun”
  • Scandal – “The Warrior”
  • Spin Doctors – “Little Miss Can’t Be Wrong”
  • The Who – “The Seeker”

Harmonix has confirmed that tracks from previous titles, as well as the older peripherals will transfer over to Rock Band 4. But its console specific: Xbox 360 to Xbox One and PlayStation 3 to PlayStation 4 only. Head back to your garage and start practicing – it’s almost time to get the band back together.

Growing up a 90's kid, Jeff found his love for gaming during Nintendo's heyday. Because of that, you could call him a "Nintendo Fanboy" (albeit a rational one) to this day. Outside of his passion for the gaming industry, he’s also an avid sports enthusiast (New York Giants and Philadelphia Phillies mainly) and enjoys quality/popular TV shows and movies.