Musical Influences

Favourite Albums

See also my MY Space Friends


Stiff Records, Laurie Anderson, Shut Up And Dance, THE DAMNED, Devo, Julian Cope, Bagpuss, Super Fury Animals, Tom Waits, The Sweet, Psychedelic Furs, The Orb, Bowie, Evil Eddie Richards, Robert Wyatt, K.L.F. Faith No More, Orbital, X.T.C. Mozart, Lee 'Scratch' Perry, De La Soul, Eels, Prodigy, David Lee Roth, Aphex Twin, Bjork, Sugababes, Flying Lizards, Ian McNabb/Icicle Works, Young Marble Giants, The Dickies, Natalie Merchant, (early) Apollo 440, Sade, Dave Stewart & Barbara Gaskin, Motorhead, Bach, Zutons, Annie Lennox/Tourists/Eurythmics, Monochrome Set, Wire, Orca, Beatles, Queen, AC/DC, Acid, Fugees, Specials, Alice Cooper, Kevin Rowland/Dexys Midnight Runners, Louis Armstrong, I Am Kloot, Nina Simone, Dave Brubeck, Frank Sinatra, Dead Kennedies, Crass, Deee-Lite, Future Sound Of London, Scritti Politti, Beenie Man, Supergrass, Massive Attack, Leftfield, OMD, Captain Sensible, Way Out West, Tricky, PJ Harvey, Fun Loving Criminals, Kate Bush, Prince, Ruts, Billie, Elvis, Joy Division, Country Joe McDonald, Jona Lewie, Neutron 9000, Abba, Jam & Spoon, Human League, Fatboy Slim, Yello, N.W.A. Earth Wind & Fire, Cheech & Chong, Undertones, U2, Ted Heath & His Music, The Cure, JJ72, Sinead Lohan, L.F.O. Thin Lizzy, Shane MacGowan/Pogues, Pink Floyd, Klark Kent, The Police, Hazel O'Connor, Ian Dury, Beck, Spice Girls, Tubes, Douglas Adams, South Park, The Strokes, Kraftwerk, Toyah, Bow Wow Wow, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Frankie Goes To Hollywood and the whole early Zang Tumb Tumb thang!, House, Placebo, Bomb The Bass, The Doors, Madonna, Art Of Noise, Frank Zappa, Sparks, B-52's, Micheal Jackson, Eon, The The, Lil Louis, This Mortal Coil, Geoffrey Oryema, M, The Blues, Depth Charge, Wigfield, Hip Hop, Soul II Soul, Ska, Blood Sweat & Tears, Men Without Hats, Captain Beefheart, Boomtown Rats, Danielle Dax, The Inkspots, Sex Pistols, E.L.O., Goldfrapp, Pob, Mr Malcolm McLaren, Karel Fialka, Adam Ant, Madness, Wycleff, Smith & Mighty, U.K. Subs, Poison Girls, Soft Cell, Bonzo Dog (Doo Dah) Band, Thompson Twins, Clangers, Jack, Bob Marley, John Lennon, Jimi Hendrix, TATU, Barnes & Barnes, B.A.D. Gary Numan, Fishbone, Tangerine Dream, Led Zeppelin, Heaven 17, Talking Heads, Woodentops, Stranglers, Lou Reed, Altered Images, Haysi Fantayzee, The Beat, Nilsson, Frankie Bones & Lennie Dee, The Hypnotist, Joni Mitchell, Nicolette, Air, Rose Murphy, Buddy Holly, Propaganda, Lene Lovich, Revillos/Rezillos, Siouxsie & Budgie, Toni Basil, Squeeze, Milla Jovovich, Sunrise '89, Prefab Sprout, Portishead, John Peel, Adamski, Billy Idol, Spock, Pet Shop Boys, New Order, Underworld, Hair, Joanna Newsom, Thomas Dolby, Kitaro, Simon & Garfunkel, Digital Underground, Ozric Tentacles, Bauhaus, Stiff Little Fingers, Sweet Exorcist, Desmond Dekker, Cedric Winkleburger, Warp Records, T-rex, The Glove, Pink Industry, Kirsty MacColl, Cocteau Twins, Frankie Knuckles, Maceo & The Macks, Laid Back, Kings of Convenience, James Brown?, The Lion Man and Me!

and more recently:

Alessandra Celletti

Bloc Party, Kasabian, Amy Winehouse, I Am Kloot

Arctic Monkeys (obviously!), The Andrews Sisters

Parliament and Funkadelic, Bat For Lashes

The Raveonettes,The Brilliant Ani Difranco, Klaxons

Cake, Bombay Bicycle Club?

and More KYLIE


and My Space friends!





It is my intention over the years to put links to all the above artists

If your name appears, feel free to e-mail me HERE to add your link