Favorite bands :
Red Hot Chili Peppers, John Frusciante, The Police, Bela Fleck and the Flecktones, John Mayer/John Mayer Trio, Weather Report, Pearl Jam, Streetlight Manifesto, Johnny Cash, etc
Basically, my musical tastes are always changing, so this list is subject to change.
Favorite guitarists :
John Frusciante, Andy Summers, John Mayer, Wes Montgomery, Hillel Slovak, Scotty Moore, Brian May, Curtis Mayfield, Allan Holdsworth, Albert Lee, David Gilmour, James Burton, and many more
Favorite bassists :
Victor Wooten, Flea, Jaco Pastorius, Sting, Stanley Clarke, Bootsy Collins, Marcus Miller, Charles Mingus, Pino Palladino, John Deacon and many more