Favorite bands :
Black Market Rhythm Company, Blues Brothers, Bob Dylan, Allman Brothers, Dire Straights, Led Zeppelin, Cloudstreet, The Express, Martin Pearson, Paul Kelly, Uncle Kev, The Audreys, Rory Gallagher, The Waifs, Women In Docs, Leadbelly, Cream, Leonard Cohen, Jethro Tull, Beatles, RS, Joan Baez, Joni Mitchell, Janis Joplin, Tom Waits, The Drones, Laura Marling, C.W. Stoneking, Little Birdie, Miguel... plus everyone else who's in tune.
Favorite guitarists :
Eric Clapton, Lyndon Gray, Tommy Leonard, Janis Joplin, Harry Manx, Adrian Jones, Alex Gooch, Karen Schaup.
Favorite bassists :
John Entwhistle, Jasper Pascoe, Liz Frencham and Stephen Taberner.
Favorite books :
All of them! Especially: The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, Dirk Gently (and everything else by Douglas Adams), Alice in Wonderland, Alice through the Looking Glass, the dictionary, Winnie the Pooh, Lord of the Rings, everything by Tamora Pierce, everything by John Marsden, everything by Isobelle Carmody, the Kay Scarpetta books by Patricia Cornwall, The Shiralee, the Silver Brumby books, the Redwall books, Harry Potter, Eragon, Reginald Hill books, anything by Lloyd Alexander... I'm sure I've forgotten something.
Favorite tv :
Doctor Who, Spicks and Specks, Silent Witness and Black Books.
Favorite movies :
Blues Brothers, Blues Brothers 2000, The Boat That Rocked, The Birth of the Blues, School of Rock, The Gods Must Be Crazy, Lion King, Rocky Horror Picture Show, The World's Fastest Indian, The Missing, Tracker, Cannot Buy My Soul, One Night The Moon, Rabbit-Proof Fence, The Dish, Samson & Deliilah, Star Wars V and VI, Lord of the Rings... and anything with a deadly soundtrack.
So much to say, so little time...
But I lie. I really have very little to say. I do a lot of things, which I may divulge if you talk to me, some of which possibly include blacksmithing, juggling, drawing and of course, playing acoustic guitar.
And... I FOLKING LOVE FOLK!