The Killers, moustache- and keyboard-based stadium-rock throwbacks and living embodiment of the law of diminishing returns, are releasing tracks from their new album as downloadable content for Guitar Hero World Tour.
Guitar Hero World Tour being a game in which you can play as guitarist, bassist, drummer or singer. But not keyboardist.
Next artists to hit Guitar Hero World Tour: Elton John; Mr Blobby; Evelyn Glennie; Roy Castle; Miles Davis; Pinky and Perky.
Press release follows:
After making their entry in a Guitar Hero set list with "When You Were Young" on Guitar Hero III: Legends of Rock, multi-platinum alternative rockers The Killers are playing a downloadable encore in Activision Publishing, Inc.'s (Nasdaq: ATVI) Guitar Hero World Tour, the company announced today. To celebrate the release of the band's third album, Day & Age, The Killers downloadable content will be available simultaneously with the album's release on November 25th and will feature two singles off Day & Age: "Human" and "Losing Touch." Rounding out the Track Pack and adding to the killer experience is the GRAMMY nominated smash hit "Mr. Brightside" from the band's debut album Hot Fuss.