It's all happening: 2013 US Air Guitar update

The 2013 season is coming down hard, folks. More big announcements next week. Here's what you need to know TODAY:  

US Air Guitar Midwest Semifinals: Chicago. MetroSaturday July 27. 2-for-1 sale TODAY ONLY until Midnight using password: SHRED


Entries are now wide open (sexy!) for the first show of the season: The US Air Guitar DC Qualifier, Saturday May 11 presented by DC Brau Brewing Company and Flying Dog Brewery at Solly’s U St Tavern, in Washington D.C. Enter here.

The winner(s) of that event will move on to the US Air Guitar Mid-Atlantic Semifinals at the  9:30 Club on Friday July 19. Tix on sale now.


The US Air Guitar Northeast Semifinals in New York City at the Bowery Ballroom have been moved to Tuesday July 2 to accommodate all the whiners leaving town for the Fourth of July. Tix on sale Fri May 3.

The US Air Guitar Western Semifinals are in San Francisco at The Independent Saturday August 3. Tix on sale now.


We have an Instagram account now. This season, we are counting on our fans to take badass photos at the competitions and post them on Instagram and Twitter using the #usairguitar hashtag. We'll collect 'em and post 'em here. If you're not on Twitter and you're looking to get started, make an account and follow the world's best air guitar talent, collected on this handy list from Mean Melin.


The rumors are true ... next week we'll have announcements of qualifying rounds coming in from all over the country. IT"S ALL HAPPENING.