CONTEST ENDED: WINNER ANNOUNCED AT THE BOTTOM…
Video Games Blogger and Billy Joel are teaming up to give you the chance to win a copy of Rock Band 3 for Xbox 360 and a Billy Joel DLC download card.
What should you do to win?
To enter, please name the last song on Billy Joel’s 1971 album Cold Spring Harbor. Leave your answer in the comments section below. Good Luck!
What’s new with Rock Band 3 & Billy Joel?
Starting today Billy Joel fans can download 12 songs for play in Rock Band 3 from the recently releases compilation, The Hits. The tracks are as follows:
1. “Big Shot” X
2. “Captain Jack”
3. “It’s Still Rock and Roll To Me”
4. “Movin’ Out” X
5. “Only the Good Die Young” X
6. “Piano Man”
8. “Say Goodbye to Hollywood”
9. “The Entertainer”
10. “The Stranger”
11. “We Didn’t Start the Fire”
12. “You May Be Right”
These tracks will be available for purchase as individual tracks for $1.99 on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, and $2.00 on Wii, as well as “Billy Joel The Hits: Rock Band Edition” on Xbox 360, PS3, and Wii for $19.99. Tracks marked with “X” will include Pro Guitar and Pro Bass expansions for $0.99 per song. Rock Band 3 Pro Mode requires Rock Band Pro-compatible instrument controllers.
2011 is the 40th anniversary of Billy Joel’s first solo album, Cold Spring Harbor, and Columbia/Legacy Recordings are celebrating the album release with a definitive reissue project of newly restored and expanded Legacy editions of the complete Billy Joel catalog, newly curated collections of rarities from the vaults, previously unavailable studio tracks and live performances, home video releases and more. Billy Joel’s The Hits, a newly compiled collection of 19 essential tracks, was released on November 16th.
Watch this video to see some of Billy Joel’s songs being played in Rock Band 3.
What are the rules?
Leave one comment per person on this page with your answer. The winner must be located in the USA or Canada, since it’s the American version of the game. Contest ends 11:59PM PT on Friday, December 31st. For legal reasons, if you’re younger than 18 years you need to get permission from a parent or guardian to enter the contest. The winner will be announced the next week, at which point we’ll update this page with the name. Fill out your real email in your comment so we can contact you if you win, note that your email will be invisible to other readers, only the site staff can see it. Good luck everyone!
All prizes provided by the awesome MTV Games.
After a month and almost 100 entries, here is the lucky winner amongst the people who correctly answered “Got to Begin Again”:
Grand Prize: Matt W. wins the Rock Band 3 game and Billy Joel DLC! — His answer was ““Got to Begin Again” is the last song on the CD and the last song on side two of the record. “Falling of the Rain” was the last song on side one of the record.”
Congratulations to the winner! You’ll be contacted soon via email.
Thanks for a successful giveaway everyone! We’re taking suggestions for what game to give away in our next contest. Maybe a game of our choice would be fun, what do you think?