Star Trek/Star wars are both great.
Frank Herbert,John Steinbeck,Earnest Hemingway, JRR Tolkien. I try and read the classics or acclaimed but I know I should read more.
I love graphic novels. anything by Frank Miller, Kazuo Koike /Goseki Kojima, Alan Moore.
Akira Kurosawa, Quentin Tarentino, Terry Gillium, Jean-Pierre Jeunet, Kevin Smith,Danny Boyle, Guy Ritchie, David Fincher just to name a few. I could go on for days about film.
John Fords The Quite Man is one of my favorite movies along side all the stuff my childhood. The Never Ending Story, Willow,Legend that kind of stuff. Also Teen Wolf and PeeWee.
I really enjoy documentaries as well. I think Film is the newest and greatest of all mediums available to artists.
I was a VFX major so anything with great visuals Ill go see even If I know it is going to suck.
I dont watch alot of tv but I make an exception for a few shows. Game of Thrones, Walking Dead, Veep,The Office.
Everything from punk to metal to rap to chick pop and even a little black synth, Wu Tang, Tom waits, the Misfits, Gwar, SLayer, Belinda Carlisle, Daniel Johnston, The Cramps, Cash, Willie and even Lady Gaga. My musical guru is Henry Rollins. Every one of his musical suggestions has been a bullseye.
I love Howard Stern. I will listen to him often.
I am kind of in love with Gordon Ramsay in a platonic kind of way.I love cooking. Seriously. I love cooking.
That spark when you are in that groove when you are creating art and its going exactly how you want it to go.
Musical genious that dumbfounds me.
Feelings of being humble and grateful.
That shared look of passion a lover gives you.
An electric blanket.