Help your potential matches find common interests.
I understand Charles Bukowski vicariously. The Professional Chef
has always been a great reference. My favorite publications at this
time are Saveur, Lucky Peach. Gustav Klimpt is amazing. I have a
book based on his work. I still need to read One Hundred Years of
Children of Men, Constantine, Moulin Rouge, American Beauty, Pans
Labyrinth, 3:10 to Yuma, The Machinist, Mystic River, The Bad
Lieutenant, True Grit, Fight Club...
The Strokes, Ray Lamontagne, Damien Rice, Fiona Apple, Jeff and Tim
Buckley, David Gray, Mazzy Star, Cowboy Junkies, Allanis Morisette,
Rilo Kiley, Beck, Massive Attack, Neil Young, The Black Keys, The
Cure, Fishbone, Regina Spector (who I am secretly in love with),
Massive Attack, Neon Trees, Daft Punk, Talking Heads, Incubus, The
Killers, Radio Head, Death Cab for Cutie, Smashing Pumpkins, Love
and Rockets, Steely Dan, David Bowie, Herbie Hancock, Peter Yorn,
Citizen Cope, and of course the Beastie Boys, Led Zeppelin, Rolling
Stones, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Modeski, Martin and
As far as food goes it runs the gamut and I will try most anything
at least once.