I spend most of my waking hours listening to music. Some broad
outlines of stuff I like are below, but my playlists are always in
As a DJ, I primarily play heavy tech-funk and breaks, with
smatterings of house, techno and progressive. My sound is high-tech
and psychedelic, but I come from a jazz background and like to keep
things warmer and more organic.
I'm also a fan of the classic pantheon of experimental rock music,
, Skinny Puppy
, The Legendary
, David Bowie
and so on.
Recently I've begun to listen to hip-hop. Aesop Rock
and Dead Prez
being the obvious
I read constantly, largely science fiction, urban fantasy and the
New Weird. I like my literature dark, clever and otherworldly. I'm
particularly into authors like Iain Banks
, Mervyn Peake
, China Mieville
, William Gibson
, J.G. Ballard
, John M Harrison
, Jeff VanderMeer
I know very little about film.
Food is the social glue that holds civilization together.