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air guitar

n. an imaginary guitar, played along with real music. Jed, who sees himself as some sort of rock star, plays air guitar when he’s happy or sad.
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Meesha Lane said: "Everyone has played the air guitar in secret - people love the expression of the guitar.
He founded the UK Air Guitar Championships eight years ago in Brighton after a ``drunken bet'' over which of he and his friends played air the best.
But he first got into air guitar as a boy listening to his brother - now a respected rock musician - practice in his bedroom.
Overtaking the frame is a shot of two pre-teen boys, dreaming of rock stardom while playing on their air guitar and drums around their PJ bunk bed.
An onlooker said: "Una rocked out with her air guitar, while crazed fans wrenched track lists off the stage as memorabilia.
They voted it their favourite air guitar moment ahead of the likes of Paradise City by Guns 'N' Roses and Jimi Hendrix's Voodoo Chile.
On the flip side, a growing army of exhibitionists are wiring their homes with the tiny cameras, allowing computer users worldwide to peek at them as they eat, sleep, work, undress, play air guitar, pick their noses or just stare into space.
Hollywood Records invites you to get yer ya-ya's out with "The World's Greatest Air Guitar Album," a two-disc set celebrating the most popular rock riffs of all time.
While quite possibly the stupidest thing you've ever seen in your life, this documentary exploring the world of air guitar enthusiasts is a riot from start to finish.
By the end of the show, I'd head-banging, air guitar virtuoso.
It survived Stevie Ray Vaughn, who sang the anthem before a Dodgers game at the Houston Astrodome while accompanying himself on air guitar.
The US Air Guitar Championships are coming to Los Angeles this June.
GLAMORISED in movies Bill & Ted and Wayne's World, pretending to play the guitar is now deemed a sport at Finland's air guitar championships.
But not very rock 'n' roll - and the reason copycats Van Heilan concentrate on the band's early days, a time when air guitar was cool, and when your sister had a right to keep a lock on her clothes cupboard.
Throughout the evening, Wilson stayed in close contact with her band, strolling around the stage, playing air guitar, chatting with band members and once even stopping a number and starting over, after some private joke.