Writers/books: Hermann Hesse (Steppenwolf in particular), Hyperion
(Dan Simmons), I'm slowly discovering and loving the work of John
Singer/band: The Decemberists, Belle and Sebastian, Azure ray,
(Those three are definitely my most played songs for the last five
years), Maria Taylor, Chopin (especially the Nocturnes), Lhasa,
Irish Folk, Nouvelle vague, Creedence Clearwater Revival, country
and american folk, Johnny Cash, Mickey 3D, Nirvana, Offspring,
Stereophonics, SnowPatrol, Rodrigo y Gabriela, Velvet Underground,
the Strokes, ACDC, Air, Buddy Holly.
Recently, I just can't help listening to Lana Del Rey's "Video
games" and the OST of the movie "the tree of life" and in
particular Smetana's Moldau.
Movies/Directors: Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Woody
Allen, Bright Star, The tree of life, David Lynch, He was a quiet
man, Drive, Calvaire, Cube, Donnie Darko, The Rocky Horror Picture
Show, My Blueberry Nights, my week with Marilyn, Takeshi Kitano,
The Graduate, Dogma, Trainspotting, V for Vendetta, 21 Grams,
Babel, Biutiful, Burning Plain, the Usual suscpects, Kathryn
Bigelow, and many many other movies ...
TvShows: Rubicon, Sopranos, Six feet under, Homeland, Flight of the
Conchords, Nip/Tuck, Boston Legal, Scrubs, Black Mirror, Monty
Python's Flying Circus, Breaking Bad, The Wire, Big Bang Theory and
the best of all: Black Books! I should probably put South park in
here but to me it's closer to a religion than a Tv show... :-)