Favorite bands :
Metallica, Disturbed, Chimaira, Trivium, Within Temptation, Pantera, Iron Maiden, KoRn, All That Remains, Deep Purple, Nickelback, Children of Bodom, Stone Sour, SlipKnot, CoF, Staind, Lamb of God, Bullet For My Valentine, Motley Crue, Guns N' Roses, EndeverafteR ...all forms of metal, along with classic rock, grunge, and some classical/acoustic stuff.
Favorite guitarists :
Kirk Hammett, the reason I picked up the instrument, and to this day my main inspiration.
Jame s Hetfield, Alexi Laiho, Rob Arnold, Corey Beaulieu, Herman Li, Sam Totman, Ritchie Blackmore, Yngwie, Vai, Satch, Matt Heafy, Dimebag... too many to name, you know how it goes.
Favorite books :
Pratchett, Dostoyevsky, Solzhenitsyn, Sartre, Tolstoy, Hemingway, Holt, Jordan, Brown, McGregor, Joyce, Peake, King, Dawkins ...everything, from the most populist to the most 'demanding', I love a good read.
Favorite tv :
Don't watch much, beyond films and the odd comedy show.
Favorite movies :
Horrors, Blockbusters, GOOD comedies, anything a bit epic, a bit thoughtful or a bit dark...
Hey, I'm Aran, an 18 year old guitarist - from Ireland but living in Scotland. Like most people on this site, my main interests are music, gigs, playing guitar and songwriting. I do have a life too though ^_^