Favorite bands :
Converge, Brutal Truth, John Zorn, Mahavishnu Orchestra, The Dillinger Escape Plan, John Mclaughlin, Botch, Death, Meshuggah, Napalm Death, Mike Patton and everything he does (Faith No More, Mr. Bungle, Tomohawk etc.), Radiohead, Devin Townsend, The Pixies, Iron Maiden, SiKth, The Toadies, Queens of the Stone Age, Sonic Youth, Bjork, Slayer, The Smiths, Bad Brains, Queenadreena, BTBAM
Favorite guitarists :
Ben Weinman, Omar Rodriguez Lopez, John McLaughlin, Kurt Ballou, Jonny Greenwood, Thurston Moore, Dr. Know, Fredrik Thordendal.
Favorite bassists :
like lots of em, cant say that many have influenced my playing much, but Liam Wilson is pretty much a beast.
Favorite books :
The Walking Dead, Watchmen, V for Vendetta, Alien comics by Darkhorse, The Catcher in the Rye, A Clockwork Orange, Life of Pi, black library novels.
Favorite tv :
Bones, Southland, South Park.
Favorite movies :
Apocalypto, Fight Club, The Boondock Saints, Godfather I & II, Pandorum, Letters from Iwo Jima.