Favorite bands :
In no particular order - Tool, Opeth, A Perfect Circle, Alice in Chains, Infected Mushroom, Metallica, Foo Fighters, Dream Theater, Soundgarden, AC/DC, Audioslave, Tenacious D, Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, Apocalyptica, Blue Oyster Cult, Eagles, Guns n' Roses, Queen, System of a Down, The Killers and many more...
Favorite guitarists :
Kirk Hammett, Adam Jones, John Petrucci, David Gilmore etc....
Favorite bassists :
All of them in the bands above!
Favorite books :
Terry Pratchett - Discworld series,
Iain M. Banks - Culture series,
JRR Tolkien - LotR
Favorite tv :
99% of television sucks. Apart from maybe Mythbusters, Boston Legal, Simpsons, Family Guy and a few other things.