Have you been enjoying pretending to be the Piano Man in Rock Band 3? Now you can channel your inner Billy Joel even more with a new six-pack of songs made to challenge your skill at the keyboard. This brings the total number of Billy Joel songs available for Rock Band 3 to 18, featuring everything from “Big Shot” to “Piano Man” to “We Didn’t Start the Fire.” Billy Joel has had 33 Top 40 hits in the United States, has won six Grammy Awards and is the third-best selling solo artist in the United States, according to the RIAA.
As always, songs available as downloadable content for Rock Band 3 feature five-button guitar and bass parts, drums, Pro Drums, and keys, Pro Keys, and harmonies, where applicable. Some songs also feature Pro Guitar and Pro Bass upgrades available for an additional $0.99 upgrade download.
Available on Xbox 360, Wii, and PlayStation 3 March 22
- “I Go to Extremes”
- “Miami 2017 (Seen the Lights Go Out on Broadway)”
- “My Life”
- “Prelude/Angry Young Man” X
- “Scenes from an Italian Restaurant”
- “She’s Always a Woman”
These tracks will be available for purchase as individual tracks for $1.99 on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, and $2.00 on Wii, and as “Billy Joel Piano Challenge” on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and Wii for $9.99. Tracks marked with “X” will include 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.
Need more Billy Joel? Live At Shea Stadium: The Concert was released March 8 by Sony Music Digital. The two CD set and DVD features more than two hours of Billy and his band, and duets with guest artists Paul McCartney, Tony Bennett, Garth Brooks, and John Mayer, along with exclusive DVD/Blu-ray bonus performances with Steven Tyler, Roger Daltrey and John Mellencamp. For more information and to order, please SonyMusicDigital.com.