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I read a lot so this is just a small list, same for films:
Skin and The Cipher(Koja)The Dark Tower:The Gunslinger,
Paradise(morrison), 100 Years of Solitude, The History of Luminous
Motion, Good Omens, Ceremony(marmon-silko), Oedipal Dreams,
Borderlands anthologies 1-4, Mondo Zombie, Venus In Furs, Blood and
Guts in Highschool, Dangerous Angels, Beautiful Losers, House of
Leaves, Toni Morrison, Stephen King, Evelyn Lau, Scott Bradfield,
Leslie Marmon-Silko, Terry Pratchett, Kathe Koja, Marquez, the for
a long time now defunct Dell Abyss line of books. Ginsberg,
Adrienne Rich, Leonard Cohen.
I keep adding, but any book by the Resnic-Tems together or
alone(Steve and Melanie).
The Reflecting Skin, City of Lost Children, City of God, Dark City,
Possession(1981), Pump Up The Volume, Big Trouble in Little China,
The Battle of Algiers, Slacker, Ghostbusters, Another Earth, lots
of horror flics such as House, Unnameable, From Beyond, They Eat
Scum, Hellrasier I and II, Terry Gilliam, David Lynch, Richard
BSG, Golden Girls, Firefly, Twin Peaks, Carnivale
Main three genres:
Death Rock/goth such as Christian Death, Murder at the Registry,
Cinema Strange, Virgin Prunes, Sex Gang Children, Danse
Post Punk such as Party Day, Asylum Party, The Wake(UK)
Punk/Oi such as Dead Kennedys, Choking Victim/Leftover Crack/Star
Fucking Hipsters, Adverts, 4-Skins, The Business(UK), Pressure
Point, No-Cash(hard core?), Cockney Rejects, Sham 69
Indie Rock, Riot Grrrl, Rap/Hip Hop, other: Ruby Falls Cowboy
Junkies, Leonard Cohen, Huggy Bear, Team Dresch, Public Enemy,
Tricky, Babes in Toyland, We Regazzi, Gene Defcon, Aretha, Joss
Stone(first album), Overkill, Pain Teens, Limp Wrist, Die Antwoord,
Bruce after first two albums.
Marc Maron's podcast WTF
Radio:The Diane Rehm Show, On the Media, Wait Wait Don't Tell Me,
Talk of the Nation(sadly its off the air). Basically NPR a lot.