Air guitar virtuosos, your day is coming...

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Mon Rominee, Nov 29, 2005.


    Aspiring rock gods can at last create their own guitar solos - without ever having to pick up a real instrument, thanks to a group of Finnish computer science students.

    The Virtual Air Guitar project, developed at the Helsinki University of Technology, adds genuine electric guitar sounds to the passionately played air guitar.
  2. Don't_Fret

    Don't_Fret Justin Schornstein

    Dec 10, 2003
    East Coast, US
    Why haven't we found the cure for AIDS, yet? :rolleyes:
  3. Toasted


    May 26, 2003
    Leeds, UK
    We have.
  4. I can not express my joy at this invention in any meaningful or sensical way.
  5. I'm actually interested in "playing" that. It could add an entirely new dynamic to people who can actually play the guitar.
  6. Brad Barker

    Brad Barker Supporting Member

    Apr 13, 2001
    berkeley, ca
    wow, that's pretty lame.

    :bassist: <--air guitar. :rolleyes:
  7. DaveDeVille

    DaveDeVille ... you talkin' to me ?? Supporting Member

    quote ... " I wasn't a guitarist before i started the project .
    But i am now ."
    Aki Kanerva .

    oh boy . goodie gumdrops . swell . just perfect .

    i'm sure this will revolutionize modern music , or maybe not .

    ... i can hardly wait to buy his first CD ... :eyebrow:

    {... i hope everyone realized i was trying to be sarcastic ...}

  8. Doesn't Finland have the world air guitar championships every year?

    No surprise then I guess that they came up with this. Could make next years comptetion interesting.