Favourite Visual Artist
All the guys who draw cool things for sci-fi movie and game concepts.
The Lord Of The Rings (all 3, but mostly "The Two Towers").
Favourite Bands / Musical Artists
My favorites show up on time, soundcheck reasonably, play well, and are not too loud.
"The Last Battle," "The Silmarillion"
C.S. Lewis or J.R.R. Tolkien, depending on my mood.
Ace Combat 4/5, Half Life 2, Quake III, Unreal Tournament, Xenosaga series, etc.
Favourite Gaming Platform
PC (at the moment).
Tools of the Trade
Vue, Blender, GIMP, Incendia, Sculptris
Live Sound Reinforcement, The fun parts of recording, Things that look or sound cool.