(a) I don't read much but I really did like 'De Aanslag'
which was the
novel where the first Dutch Academy Award winner was based on. I
just own a few books such as 'The Alchemist' by Coelho, Stephen
King's 'The Dead Zone' and my NYC friend Ben Arthur's 'The Lure of
the Distant Sound'.. oh and off course some study related books
about society, music and creativity.
(b) (As many people) Lord of the Rings, High Fidelity, the
Shawshank Redemption, Snatch, Lock Stock & two Smoking Barrels,
Night Watch (that Russian movie), Trainspotting, Pulp Fiction,
Batlle Royale (1 and 2), Crouchin Tiger Hidden Dragon, Jalla!
Jalla!, Fight Club, all Monty Pythons, Fucking Amal and many more
like these cult-classics
(c) A wide variety including: Antillectual, Radio Blackout, Tool,
Nine Inch Nails, Underworld, Face Tomorrow, Far, At the Drive-In,
the Mars Volta, Sparta, Green Lizard, Nirvana, Korn, Deftones, Roni
Size (Reprazent), Josh Wink, the Gathering, QOTSA, Belle &
Sebastian, Oceansize, the Pixies, the Smiths, Joy Division,
Ministry, the Beatles, Snow Patrol, Hell is for Heroes, Hundred
Reasons, Biffy Clyro, Pearl Jam, Rage Against the Machine, d'EUS,
Zita Swoon, the Start, the Spirit that Guides Us, Cancelled, End of
April, Marilyn Manson, Dreadlock Pussy, Soulwax, Primus, BOO!, Will
Haven, the Blood Brothers, Dillinger Escape Plan, the Prodigy, Ed
Rush, Jeff Buckley, Cypress Hill, Green Day, Offspring, Black
Flag/Rollins Band... Do I really need to name my 650+
(d) Curries, chicken, kangaroo (yes skippy and co.), pizza,
lasagna, curry, mexican, chips (like french fries).. well also a
lot. You cook it, I'll eat it ;). Don't worry, I can cook as well.