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I like to read about events and ideas by people like:
I like to read stories by people like:
George R.R. Martin
Movies: Godfather, Taxi Driver, a ton of Woody Allen movies,
Quentin Tarantino, Coen Brothers, Terry Gilliam. Eternal Sunshine
of the Spotless Mind, The Jerk, Three Amigos!, Defending Your
TV: I think Six Feet Under is one of the greatest things ever. Curb
Your Enthusiasm, Flight of the Conchords, Sopranos, Game of
Thrones, Band of Brothers, VICE News, Breaking Bad, Peep Show,
Orphan Black. My ocassional whacked out immature indulgence is
Music: lots of jazz, blues, avant garde noise, klezmer, some weird
shit from Japan, etc.
Ok, I'll name a few names. John Zorn, Frank Zappa, Anthony Braxton,
Ennio Morricone, Ornette Coleman, Charles Mingus, John Coltrane,
Miles Davis, Thelonious Monk, Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong,
Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Velvet Underground, Fela Kuti, Aphex
Twin, The Bad Plus, Pat Metheny, Serge Gainsbourg, Black Sabbath,
Ry Cooder, Talking Heads, Boredoms, Dead Milkmen, Ramones, Golem,
Elmore James, Sonny Boy Williamson, Robert Johnson, Skip James,
Mississippi John Hurt, Son House, Henry Cow, Laurie Anderson, Fred
Frith, Negativland, Michael Hedges, Eric Dolphy, Marc Ribot, Neu!,
Can, Kraftwerk, Ratatat, Squarepusher, Shpongle, Captain Beefheart,
Ween, Jimi Hendrix, Funkadelic, Butthole Surfers (their 80s stuff),
the Dead Milkmen, Cibo Matto, Devo, Moldy Peaches, the Modern
Lovers, Pixies, Sonic Youth, X-Ray Spex, Mr. Bungle, Juan Garcia
Esquivel, etc. My itunes would play for 6 months before repeating a
Locally, I like Club d'Elf and Nephrok Allstars.
(I also have a half terabyte of Grateful Dead and Phish shows.
Preferrably recordings that are SBD -> Master Reel -> DAT if
you know what I'm talkin' about. Don't judge.)
Food: my tastes are eastern hemisphere. very spicy. plus italian.