Books: "My Family and other Animals" Gerald Durrell, "Breakfast at
Tiffany's" - Truman Capote, "The Big Sleep" Raymond Chandler,
"Under Milk wood" - Dylan Thomas, Alices Adventures In Wonderland
AND Through The Looking Glass - Lewis Carrol. (And anything Niel
Gaimen ever wrote.)
((Oh and Douglas Adams))
More than is worth listing at this point.
Movies: Everything ever made by Wes Anderson. The films of Jean
Pierre Jeunet, Godard, some Hitchcock, Michel Gondry, some Terrence
Mallick, a bit of Tim Burton and a dash of David Lynch for good
measure and bad dreams.
Shows: just bring me HBO. The Wire, Treme, Game of Thrones, Girls,
Board to Death, Deadwood. Its all good
OUTSIDE OF HBO: Bring me Adult Swim!
Of not either of those: Adventure time!, Arrested development, The
Thick of it, QI, Peep Show, anything with David Mitchell, Hugh
Laurie or Steven Fry.
Music: Oh my.... Neutral Milk Hotel, Animal Collective, Joanna
Newsom, AIR, Johnny Flynn, Radiohead, Billy Bragg, Bob Dylan, Hot
Chip, LCD soundsystem, Mr. Darren Hanlon!, Beth Orton, The yeah
yeah yeahs, The Flaming Lips, Gorillaz, Blur, Bjork, Modest Mouse,
Madness, Grizzley bear, Neil Young, Sonic Youth, Pavement, Weezer,
The Pixies, Hefner, Pulp, Supergrass, The Clash, The Sex pistols,
Sticky little fingers, The Dead Kennedys, WIRE, Joy Division, New
Order, The Cure, The Go-betweens, paul Kelly, You Am I, Paul
Dempsey, most trip hop, most Chap rap, Most country, most blues,
most Jazz, some soul, some Disco. A bit of classical (do love an
And just cause I'm a MAVERICK, my favorite RADIO CHANNELS AND
PROGRAMS! (I know, it's like naming your favorite dinosaurs): 3RRR
(especially aural text), PBC, FBI, WYNC (Radiolab et al), This
american life and BBC 1-6. Also Ted talks and any recording buy