Favorite bands :
Yo La Tengo, Talking Heads, Sonic Youth, Meat Puppets, Sun City Girls, Secret Chiefs 3, Penguin Cafe Orchestra, Funkadeic/Parliament , A Tribe Called Quest, Messer Chups, The Ink Spots, Wipers, Wire, Gang of Four, Mission of Burma, Cap'n Jazz, Fugazi, Hьsker Dь, The Residents, Drive Like Jehu, Gastr del Sol, NoMeansNo, etc.
Favorite guitarists :
Sir Richard Bishop, Les Paul, Slim Gaillard, Trey Spruance, Ira Kaplan, Curt Kirkwood, Marc Ribot, Bill Frisell, Fred Frith, Joe Pass, Tal Farlow, Django Reinhardt, Wes Montgomery, Kenny Burrell, Thurston Moore, Lee Ranaldo, Simon Jeffes, Robert Fripp, Oh Yes, By All Means, etc.
Favorite bassists :
Slam Stewart, Charles Mingus, Trevor Dunn, Fred Frith, Stanley Clarke, etc. and girls playing bass because that adds extra hotness. But not if they play shitty stuff.
Favorite books :
Kurt Vonnegut: Slaughterhouse-Five, Cat's Cradle, Breakfast of Champions; William S. Burroughs: Naked Lunch; Thomas Pynchon: The Crying of Lot 49; The Complete Saki; Arcana - Musicians on Music
Favorite tv :
Arrested Development, The Sopranos, The Wire, The Office, 30 Rock, Taxi, etc.
Favorite movies :
Koyaanisqatsi, Oldboy, etc.
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