Welcome to the Air Guitar World Championships!

The 19th edition of Air will be celebrated on 27-30 August 2014.

Before the big bang in Oulu, Finland, the National Championships will be battled all over the world during the spring and summer. The Air Guitar season culminates in the World Final  at Rotuaari Square on Friday 29 August.

Stay tuned by following the latest news on Facebook or by joining the Air Guitar World Championships news list! We'll be back with 33,3% more Airness!


UK Championships Final in July

UK Championships Final in July

 W!ld Th!ng 37, UK Champion & Air Guitar World Championships 2nd runner-up 2013

Wake up call for the UK Airheads: The National Championships entry is now open. The National Final is to be battled at Boston Music Room in London on Saturday July 19th.

If you're in it to win it, fill out the entry form at www.airguitaruk.com. More info on the event and early-bird tickets can also be found on the Air Guitar UK website. See you in London, airficionados!



Thu 24 Apr 2014 | Permalink | Comments (0)

Lady Liberty is the German Champion 2014

Rhein Zeitung was present at the German Air Guitar Championships in Koblenz last Saturday

Ladies and gentlemen, Air Guitar World Championships proudly presents the first confirmed act of the 2014 line-up: Lady Liberty from Germany!

The German Championships final was held at Circus Maximus in Koblens last Saturday. The qualified Air Guitarists competed over fame, glory and the golden ticket to the World Championships. As the Rhein Zeitung reportage shows, there was no lack of imagination nor style. But there was one above them all - one with a special, 'unglaubliche stage precense'. That certain someone is the brand new German Champion, Lady Liberty, who will represent her country at the World Championships in August. 

The 19th Air Guitar World Championships will be held in Oulu on 27-30 August. Lady Liberty and other National Champions will climb on the World Final stage at Rotuaari Square on Friday 29 August. Programme details will be published in May, stay tuned! 


Wed 23 Apr 2014 | Permalink | Comments (0)

Japanese Championships begin in May

Japanese Championships begin in May

The land of the rising sun sends its greetings by publishing the first dates for the season 2014. The search of the Japanese Champion starts in May and ends in the National Final at the end of summer. The details of the final will be published later, and you can keep yourself updated by following the Air Guitar Japan website

Japanese Air Guitar Championships 2014 regionals:
17 May Qualifying round at Shinjuku Loft Plus One, Tokyo
25 May Qualifying round at Nagoya Carnival Stars, Aichi 
18 Jun Qualifying round at Shinjuku Loft / Bar Stage, Tokyo
13 Jul Qualifying round at Shinjuku Loft / Bar Stage, Tokyo


Thu 20 Mar 2014 | Permalink | Comments (0)

Season 2014 Begins in Germany

Season 2014 Begins in Germany

The fierce 2011 World Champ, Aline "The Devil's Niece" Westphal, will be hosting tonight's event. 

Achtung, Airheads: Germany starts the global Air Guitar Season 2014 tonight! The German organizer Dr. Mathias Merthens, also known as Eric "Nu" Matic, sends his greetings:

"German Air Guitar season starts tonight with the Lower Saxony regional competition at Faust in Hannover. Hosted by the 2011 World Champion, Aline "The Devil's Niece" Westphal, and an AGWC Dark Horse contestant Merlin "Lester Lixx Dickson" Schumacher, there will be a fiery battle over the first ticket to the National Final that is held in Koblenz on 19 April.


Sat 1 Feb 2014 | Permalink | Comments (0)

Nordic Thunder Hits The Nordic Travel Fair

The year starts with Nordic Thunder's pilgrimage to his home away from home. The 2012 World Champion can be seen at Nordic Travel Fair in Helsinki this weekend, on 17-19 January. Nordic Thunder performs and hangs out at Oulu exhibiton stand (6m91), come and say hello! 

Nordic Travel Fair Website.


Wed 15 Jan 2014 | Permalink | Comments (0)

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