music: crystal castles, bob dylan, clams casino, kanye west, azealia banks, beck, M.I.A., the knife, R.L. burnside, vampire weekend, yeasayer, queen, modest mouse, the knife, jai paul, aesop rock, daft punk, mos def, radiohead, fleetwood mac, john lee hooker, palmbomen, nirvana, NIN, a tribe called quest, death grips, father john misty, HEALTH, johnny cash, the clash, slick rick, anything that sounds like it's straight out of a 80s sci fi flick and a ton more.
books: anything by hunter s. thompson, flannery o'connor, les miserables, rose madder, american psycho, wheel of time, the shining, hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy and more.
movies: anything stanley kubrick, studio ghibli or tarantino. also the dark knight, wizard of oz, the good the bad and the ugly, clerks., the fall, shaun of the dead, 28 days later, any bollywood film, any spaghetti western, uGH just too many to name right now.
tv: aqua teen hunger force, trailer park boys, tim and eric awesome show, breaking bad, MST3K, cowboy bebop, hannibal, star trek, GoT, the twilight zone, parks and rec, farscape, and the office.
vidya games: fallout 3, animal crossing: new leaf, mass effect, borderlands, dragon age, hotline miami, portal, pokemon, skyrim, GTA V, red dead, any quality RPG or FPS that's heavy on story, honestly.