Favorite bands :
There are literally hundreds of band I listen to and enjoy so for that you can just visit my last.fm. Here, I'll only list the bands that have a big influence on the music I create.
Aaroh, Alarum, Aspid, Augury, Bear McCreay, BT, Clint Mansell, Coroner, Cynic, Death, Damien Rice, Decrepit Birth, Dream Theater, Symphony X, Alter Bridge, Cacophony, Eminem, Exivious, Exodus, The Faceless, Grimm Real, Humanoid, Immortal Technique, Junoon, Martyr, Metallica, Mizraab, Neuraxis, Nile, Opeth, Paganini, Pain of Salvation, Pink Floyd, Porcupine Tree, Psycroptic, Quo Vadis, Swallow the Sun, Suffocation, Entity Paradigm, Testatment, Tool, Vio-lence.
Favorite guitarists :
The guitarists of all of the aforementioned bands/artists.
Favorite bassists :
John Myung, Billy Sheean, Steve DiGorgio, Jeroen Paul Thesseling, Dominic "Forest" Lapointe and Dave LaRue
Favorite books :
Flowers for Algernon, Jane Eyre's stuff, Heart of Darkness, Anne Rice's Vampire Chronicles.
Favorite tv :
Southpark, Metalocalypse, Battlestar Galactica, The Wire, Lost.
Favorite movies :
The Fountain, The Prestige, Bourne Series, The Departed, Peepli (Live), Mary and Max, The Town, Pulp Fiction, Requiem for a Dream, The Matrix, and a bunch of others.
Hey, I'm just another dude who plays guitar. I don't consider myself to have accomplished much on the instrument but w/ever, I try. I obsessively compose in my free time and I find tabbing therapeutic. Also, add me on last.fm: http://www.last.fm/user/Limaj_daas