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UK Air Guitar Championship

Alongside headliners Slipknot, Tool and Def Leppard, why don’t you “MAKE AIR, NOT WAR” on the SINDROME stage as it plays host to the second UK Air Guitar Championships at Download!

Hosted by DR HAZE and the Circus of Horrors, once again this year’s Air Guitar Championship winner will get a shot at the World Title in Finland in August 2019.

We have a very special guest descending on Download this year to take
on the role of Head Judge of Download’s UK Air Guitar Grand Final on
Sunday 16th June. Singer of the World Famous Dr and the Medics – Rev Dr Clive Jackson! Dr and the Medics “Spirit In The Sky” was a multi-million selling No.
1 hit in 24 countries, with the band’s live shows being well
known for their unique nature and exciting approach to performance.

Fronted by Sven Spandex, Download’s first UK Air Guitar champion, and
fresh from the World Championships – Dirty Rose is coming to
Download for the first time to open the 2019 UK Air Guitar Grand Final
on Sunday 16th!

Sven is bringing with him a very special guest.. all the way from Japan –
the current World Air Guitar Champion – Nanami ‘Seven
Seas’! Nanami will be showcasing her world conquering Air Guitar moves to our
rookie Air Guitar contestants – showcasing what it takes to shred their
way into the history books!

Click here for full details on how to enter.

The Air Guitar UK Championships will take place at the Sindrome at the following times:

Round 1, Heat 1 – Friday 16:30-17:00

Round 1, Heat 2 – Friday 17:30-18:00

Round 1, Heat 3 – Friday 18:45-19:15

Round 2, Heat 1 – Saturday 16:30-17:00

Round 2, Heat 2 – Saturday 17:30-18:00

Round 2, Heat 3 – Saturday 18:45-19:15

Round 1, Semi Final – Sunday 16:30-17:00

Round 2, Semi Final – Sunday 17:30-18:00

Dirty Rose/Nanami Seven Seas – Sunday 18:45-19:00

Final – Saturday 19:00-19:20


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