Tom Waits, Elliott Smith,The Clash, The Ramones, The Replacements, Ted Leo, Patti Smith, Nick Cave, the Murder City Devils, Johnny Thunders, Holly Golightly, Warren Zevon, Townes Van Zandt, Those Darlins.
Movies: Ghostbusters, Out of Sight, Casablanca, Notorious, Butch Cassidy & The Sundance Kid, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, The Hustler, The Thing, They Live, Jackie Brown, Thunderbolt and Lightfoot, Teeth, Shaun of the Dead, Attack the Block, The Good, The Bad, The Weird, Brothers Bloom, Children of Men, The Host (the monster movie, not the YA thing), Branded to Kill, Tank Girl, Mad Max: Fury Road, The Manchurian Candidate (1962).
TV: iZombie, Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries, Agents of Shield, Agent Carter, The Wire, Futurama, Firefly, Spaced, Terriers.
Hunter S. Thompson, Jim Thompson, Sarah Vowell, Kate Atkinson, Raymond Chandler, James Crumley, Ken Bruen, Sara Gran. The Beach. Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
Also Welcome to Night Vale, Thrilling Adventure Hour and My Favorite Murder
Also I <3 comix. Re-reading Transmetropolitan and Bitch Planet has been crucial to my sanity this last year.