2016 US Air Guitar Championships Routing is Underway!
2016 US Air Guitar Championships planning is underway, and this year will be bigger and better than ever! We will again have three rounds of competition (qualifier, semifinal, final) and we are adding more shows and new cities in the semifinal round of the US Air Guitar Championships.
Qualifying round shows:
Feb 20-24: 2016 US Air Guitar Championships special event on the Axes and Anchors cruise, with Yngwie Malmsteen, Zakk Wylde, Breaking Benjamin, Tony Macalpine, Marty Friedman, Tracii Guns, and more. Details here.
People in the following cities have expressed an interest in organizing a qualifier show, from April 1 - June 4:
Central Pennsylvania, Orlando, North Carolina, Austin, Philadelphia, NYC, Detroit, Houston, Columbus, Minneapolis, Nashville, Tulsa, Denver, Des Moines, Seattle, Sacramento, Boise, Salt Lake City, LA, Tucson, San Francisco, and Santa Cruz, maybe more ...
We hope to have the final list of qualifier cities confirmed by the end of February. If you are interested in hosting a qualifying-round US Air Guitar Championships show, email firstname.lastname@example.org. All requests must be received by February 14.
Semifinal round shows, mid-June to mid-July:
Portland, San Diego. Boston, Washington, DC, Chicago, and Kansas City.
This lineup is TENTATIVE, so please note: We're still awaiting final confirmation from a few venues, and we may need to tweak this lineup if pending bookings fall through.
More info when we know it!