Hello there! My name is Alcomog. I am 35 and co-own a live music venue with my OH in our hometown.
In order for an artist to be classed as one of my favourites, I have to love at leave 5 of their songs. These include:
AC/DC, Adam & The Ants, Aerosmith, Al Green, Amy Winehouse, Anna Calvi, Aphex Twin, Basement Jaxx, Bauhaus, Beastie Boys, Bjork, Bloody Beetroots, Blur, Boards Of Canada, Bonzo Dog Doo-Dah Band, Cabaret Voltaire, Carpenters, Catatonia, Chemical Brothers, Coral, Crowded House, Daft Punk, David Bowie, Def Leppard, Depeche Mode, Destiny's Child, Divine Comedy, Doves, Duran Duran, ELO, Elton John, Elvis Costello, Eminen, Erasure, Eurythmics, Extreme, Faith No More, Fall Out Boy, Fleetwood Mac, Foo Fighters, Franz ferdinand, Garbage, Genesis, George Michael, Gilbert O'Sullivan, Goldfrapp, Guillemots, Guns n Roses, Human League, Ian Dury and The Blockheads, INXS, Jackson 5, Jam, James, Jamiroquai, Janet Jackson, Jean Michel Jarre, Jeff buckley, Joy Division, Kaiser Chiefs, Kasabian, Kelis, Killers, Kings Of Leon, Kraftwerk, Kula Shaker, Lady sovereign, Leftfield, Libertines, Lightning Seeds, LL Cool J, Lou Reed, Madness, Manic Street Preachers, Mariah Carey, Michael Jackson, Muse, Nirvana, Oasis, Odyssey, Offspring, OMD, Pendulum, Pet shop Boys, Police, Pretenders, Prodigy, Pulp, Queen, Radiohead, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, REM, Richard Hawley, Roxy music, Royksopp, Scissor Sisters, Seal, Sheryl Crow, Skunk Anansie, Sleeper, Squeeze, Starsailor, Stereophonics, Stevie Wonder, Stone Roses, Stranglers, Strokes, Style Council, Suede, Super Furry Animals, Supergrass, Supertramp, Tears For Fears, Terrorvision, The Boy Least Likely To, Cure, Smiths, Thunder, Ting Tings, T Rex, Travis, Turin Breaks, Utah Saints, Viv Stanshall, Wagon Christ, Weezer, White Stripes, Wombats, XTC.
John Wyndham - The Crysalids, The Day Of The Triffids, The Midwich Cuckoos, Consider Her Ways.
Isaac Asimov - The End Of Eternity
Phillip K Dick - The Man In The High Castle, Ubik, We Can Build You
Ursula Le Guin - Birthday Of The World
Audrey Niffenegger - The Timetraveller's Wife
Alice Sebold - The Lovely Bones
Rumer Godden - Tottie
Enid Blyton - The Magic Faraway Tree, The Enchanted Wood, Malory Towers series, The Folk Of The Faraway Tree, The Adventures Of Binkle and Flip, Naughty Amelia Jane!, Mr. Meddle's Mischief, The Adventurous Four, Hello Mr. Twiddle, Bimbo and Topsy, The Secret Of Killimooin, Chimney Corner Stories, Mr Pink Whistle Stories.
Fifth Element, Back To The Future, E.T., V For Vendetta, Twelve Monkeys, Close Encounters Of The Third Kind, Brazil, The Butterfly Effect, Aliens, The Abyss, Return Of The Jedi, Cube, Cloverfield, Super 8, Robocop, Hellboy, Waterworld, Ironman, Dawn Of The Dead, X-Men, Moon, Contagion, Vanilla Sky, TRON, Contact, 2012, Resident Evil, Hunger Games, Dune, Donnie Darko, Critters, Universal Soldier, Flight Of The Navigator, Short Circuit, Batteries Not Included, Mad Max, Highlander, Cocoon, The Last Starfighter, D.A.R.R.Y.L., Labyrinth, The Neverending Story, Wargames, Escape From New York, The Rock, Scanners, Total Recall, Superman 2, Ghostbusters 2, Gremlins, the lawnmower man, Demolition man, Stargate, Powder, Event Horizon, Bicentennial Man, Chronicles Of Riddick, Serenity, Watchmen, District 9, District 13, Battle Los Angeles, Goonies, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Return To Oz, The Little Mermaid, Groundhog Day, An American Tail, Poseidon Adventure, Don't throw Momma From The Train, The Burbs, Bigs, K9, Turner and Hooch, Joe Vs The Volcano, Big Trouble In Little China, Convoy, Maximum Overdrive, The Running Man, Die Hard 2, Beetlejuice.
I enjoy cross stitching on 14ct Aida fabric using DMC flosses. Other crafts that I enjoy:
Painting with acrylics, zentangling, tapestry, jewellery making and baking.
I like Cadbury chocolate, pizza, ice cream, noodles, curry and thai/japanese food.
Favourite drinks: Cherry coke, Stowford Press, Captain Morgans Spiced, Jamesons and ginger beer, Apple juice and strong black coffee.
Favourite teas: I prefer medicinal herbal teas. I don't like fruit tea as it never tastes like it smells.
-Peppermint -Just ginger .-Fennel -Chamomile -Nettle -Turmeric -Echinacea -Cinnamon -Jasmine
-Teas mentioned in the food and teas section. - Moomin items - Postcards - Cat, Moomin, Kandinsky, Kaj Stenvall, vintage adverts, architecture. - Pretty soap slices - Fat quarters - DMC threads in any colour - Yarn - Chocolate pot recipes - Buttons - Music recommendations - CDs by Britpop/90s/indie artists - Cotton threads, any colour - Icing shapes for baking - Unusual cookie cutters - Dinosaur/zombie cutters - Rubber stamps and ink pads - Beads - Ribbon - Haberdashery items - Coloured fine nib pens
Black, purple, yellow, emerald green, royal blue, burnt orange, purple and green, purple orange and green, yellow and black, neon brights on black.
fresh cut grass scent, real vanilla, cinnamon, baked bread scent, electrical thunderstorm smell, Ananya shower gel from Body Shop (sadly discontinued), Wild Musk by Coty (also discontinued), Red Door by Elizabeth Arden, Lou Lou by Cacherel, Dolce Vita by Valentino, honey, chocolate
Cats, dogs, pigs, fish, degus, squirrels