Favorite bands :
WAY too many to mention. The genres I mainly delve into are:
Soundscape, Sludge/drone/stoner/ funeral doom
Dark ambient, Drum n bass/jungle/IDM, Speedcore/gabber, Martial ambient/industrual, Minimalist electronica, Crust/hardcore/power violence, Noise/power electronics, Roots reggae, Technical death/black metal, Progressive rock (krautrock mainly), Bebop/hard bop/post bop, free jazz, jazz fusion, Romantic and Baroque style classical music, Post rock/metal, Hip hop/alternative or gangsta rap
Favorite books :
The Plot Against America, The Godfather, The Godfather Returns, The Godfather's Revenge, A Clockwork Orange, Wiseguys, Lullaby, Fight Club, Moby Dick, It, Invisible Monsters, No Country For Old Men, The Jungle
Favorite movies :
Taxi Driver, City of God, The Godfather I and II, Raging Bull, A Clockwork Orange, Babel, THX 1138, Ladri di Bicyclette, A History Of Violence, 21 Grams, Amores Perros, The Thing, The Good, The Bad and the Ugly, Citizen Kane, The Texas Chainsaw Massacre, Reservoir Dogs, Pulp Fiction, Das Boot, Nosferatu, and MANY others.