heavy music and light ale
(in no order whatsoever) david bowie, chocolate watch band, 13th floor elevators, funkadelic, eno, new york dolls, spacemen 3, pharaoh sanders, gun club, miles davis, kate bush, sunno))), sun ra, smiths, liz green, silver apples, simply saucer, harmonia, leonard cohen, liars, alice coltrane, john coltrane, heads, pere ubu, knife, nick cave, joanna newsom, fucked up, stooges, spiritualised, cramps, teenage shutdown compilations, tom waits,
reading (oppressively masculine noir/ hardboiled/beat/road/existential/modernist stuff mainly, generally involving at least one central protaganist with a booze problem who proves irresistable to women drawn to danger - Chandler, Hammett, Ellroy, Mosley, Pelecanos, Block, Bukowski, Carver, Kerouac, Kesey, Vlautin, Sartre, Dostoevsky, Hesse, Hamsun) drinking. smoking. a totally predictable middle-brow 30 something hipsters taste in tv (all Iannucci stuff, The W**e, Singing Detective) the occasional cryptic crossword.