Lord of the Rings, The Two Towers. Yes, I'm serious.
Too Fat to Fish by Arte Lange, Denis Leary's Why We Suck, Anthony Bourdain's Kitchen Confidential and the Lucky series by Jackie Collins and anything by Sidney Sheldon.
REM, The Smiths, Bon Jovi, RHCP, Eminem, Sublime, Oasis, INXS...
Buffalo wings, foie gras and french fries. Not all at once.