Here's some other, more or less random, stuff.
Of all the art forms I probably like photography the most. Well, maybe
apart from music. Anyway, my favorite photographers
and Hilla Becher
generally pretty keen on industrial photography. Not sure why, maybe
it's because I grew up close to an area with lots of heavy industry
and coal mines (Ruhr
Although I can't really say I'm much into drawing, I do
here for some samples). I first noticed his drawings on the covers
of some of my vinyls (and yes, I do belong to that generation that
actually bought vinyls),
including Sonic Youth and
I do enjoy reading. This includes books from a wide spectrum. From
'classics' to historical. If I had to pick a favorite writer it'd
probably be Franz
Currently on my nightstand: Richard
P. Feynman Surely You're Joking, Mr. Feynman!
I do like
although I haven't played for a while now :(
I'm a bit of a news junkie, getting my daily fix from all kinds of
sources, ranging from the
to AT5 (yes, I still do follow the
local news of Amsterdam from time to time). I should not forget to
mention The Onion, one of my
I'm a relatively recent Apple Mac convert (used to use Linux before).
I bought my first PowerBook in 2004. Since then I have become a true
believer. Best sources for knowing what's cooking behind the doors of
1 Infinite Loop, Cupertino,
and The Unofficial Apple Weblog
Well, my Erdös number
is a not particularly exciting 4 (Paul Erdös -> Saharon Shelah ->
Dov M. Gabbay -> Maarten de Rijke -> me).