Favorite bands :
Black Sabbath, The Doors, Frank Zappa and/or The Mothers Of Invention, Cash Savage and the Last Drinks, Ten Years After, The Velvet Underground.
I also listen to crazy amounts of 1920's pop music.
Favorite guitarists :
Frank Zappa, Tony Iommi, Robbie Krieger, Johnny "Guitar" Watson (purely for Three Hours Past Midnight), Ry Cooder, Alvin Lee, Gabriela Quintero, Chuck Berry, Tommy Emmanuel.
Favorite bassists :
Patrick O'Hearn, Geezer Butler, Tom Fowler, Prakash John, Leo Lyons, Herbie Flowers, Mark Bedford, this bloke I know called Keith.
Favorite books :
You know what? Bugger it, this section can be for all the other musicians who don't play guitar or bass.
Piano/Keyboards: Ray Manzarek, George Duke, Alan Zavod, Rick Wakeman, Earl "Fatha" Hines, Memphis Slim, Baby Joel for his amazing sheet music catching ability.
Accordion: Guido Deiro
Ukulele: Jake Shimabukuro, Matthew Fagan, Mick Conway.
Favorite tv :
Anything that makes me laugh or makes me think. And I think you could count The Big Lez Show
Favorite movies :
Pulp Fiction, They're A Weird Mob, Dr. Strangelove, A Boy and His Dog, The Omega Man, Dazed and Confused, Analyse This, Forrest Gump.