Favorite bands :
Muse, Lostprophets, Nightwish, Fightstar, Porcupine Tree, Dream Theater, Paramore, The Rasmus, Queen, Enter Shikari, Maxпmo Park, My Chemical Romance, Stone Sour, Biffy Clyro, etc. I could go on.
Favorite guitarists :
Matt Bellamy, Stephen Wilson, John Petrucci, Brian May (everything I want to be in a person)
Favorite bassists :
Chris Wolstenholme, John Myung, Marco Hietala
Favorite books :
LOTR, Iain (M) Banks, Terry Pratchett, Hitchhiker's Guide, Sherlock Holmes. On the non-fiction side of things, a bit of New Scientist (not technically a book, I know) and The Elegant Universe.
Favorite tv :
Blackadder, Mock The Week, Never Mind The Buzzcocks, Whose Line Is It Anyway?, Doctor Who, Torchwood, Sherlock, Firefly
Favorite movies :
LOTR, Dodgeball, Cool Runnings, Scott Pilgrim, Serenity, Kickass, Troll 2. And anything by Quentin Tarantino.