media accreditation is open! Form can be found here

Accreditation ends at 10th August. Please be on time as we are not obliged to accept late enrollments.

We will send detailed information via email to the accepted ones during the summer.

Film crews should also contact our press coordinator for Location Releases and Broadcast Agreements: 




PRESS KIT 2018  here
The kit is updated as the World Final approaches.

Photos of AGWC can be found in our Media Gallery. Photographer (Juuso Haarala) and Air Guitar World Championships has to be mentioned. Please note, that you may use the photos only for non-commercial web use!

Contact hanna @ for commercial purposes and for print use.


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We welcome media representatives and professionals to work at the festival and convey the festival spirit further. We'll do our best so that you can get your work done and might even enjoy yourself while at it!

The mutual accreditation of Oulu Music Video Festival, MusiXine and Air Guitar World Championships has ended. Requests for press photos, interviews and other media-related issues will be answered at press(at) and tel. +358 8 5700 500. Information on the programme and other arrangements can be best obtained by visiting this website.

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The purpose of the Air Guitar World Championships is to promote world peace. According to the ideology of the Air Guitar, wars would end, climate change stop and all bad things disappear, if all the people in the world played the Air Guitar. This is why the whole universe is invited to play the Air Guitar for the world peace at the end of the competition.


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