Posted by Chris Pelletier

Bridgeport, CT (December 1, 2011) – Just in time for the holidays, Strings By Aurora, the leading provider of studio-quality colored guitar strings to musicians around the world, today announced the launch of “The RockPack” of colored guitar strings specifically coordinated for the highly popular Rocksmith™ video game.

“Several of our musicians, staff and friends have fallen in love with Rocksmith and commented on how easy our strings are to coordinate with the game’s display,” said Cindy White Overton, director of marketing at Strings By Aurora. “So we thought we’d simplify things for gamers and guitar students everywhere just in time for the holidays with a set of strings that lets you coordinate your guitar with the game’s display.”

By color-coordinating Strings By Aurora’s industry leading electric guitar strings with the Rocksmith video game interface, learning is enhanced and play becomes easier for the gamer who just wants to rock out.

A RockPack promotional video featuring Mike Z of the band Waiting For Decay can be viewed at

The RockPack electric guitar strings retail for $17.99 plus shipping and handling and are available at by clicking on The RockPack icon.

“Rocksmith” is a trademark of Ubisoft Entertainment and is not affiliated with Strings By Aurora in any way.