Favorite bands :
In no particular order: Dire Straits, Pink Floyd, Cynic, Gordian Knot, Blotted Science, Tribal Tech, Dream Theater, Symphony X, Tool...
Favorite guitarists :
Satriani, Vai, Petrucci, Buckethead, Shawn Lane, Mark Knopfler, David Gilmour, Eric Johnson, Stanley Jordan, Paco de Lucia, Al di Meola, John Williams...
Favorite bassists :
Stuart Hamm, Matt Bissonette, Sean Malone
I'm basically a... somewhat geeky physics student, hoping to become a theoretical/mathematical physicist eventually, but as a hobby I like to use Guitar Pro to try and compose some songs... Style varies from tune to tune but it's usually some sort of progressive.