1) Rewind: What did you value at 13?
A white leather skinny tie, The Talking Heads and a tall blond shiksa named Emily.
2) Play: What's important to you today?
Friendship, relationships, family, creativity, music, food, gardening and my dog Whisky.
3) Fast Forward: What do you commit to doing for yourself, your family and your community?
Approach life intelligently, remain curious, continue investigating.
Dan Crane is a writer, musician, Jew (lax, loves lox) and professional air-guitarist. He’s the author of To Air is Human and stars in the documentary, Air Guitar Nation. He frequently writes about culture for the New York Times, Slate, Elle, NYLON, and numerous other publications. When he’s not writing, or hosting air guitar championships at home and abroad, he plays “there” guitar in various bands including Nous Non Plus and Ray & Remora.