El Vox

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Gender MALE
Industry Transportation
Occupation Engineer-railroad
Location Tyler, Texas, United States
Introduction Golly what to say? Work a lot, but enjoy my weekends, friends & family ;)
Interests The arts, movies, music, books, travel, computers, personal finance, and so forth
Favorite Movies Too many to list; a pretty big Sci-Fi fan, Midnight Cowboy, Woody Allen, David Lynch, Scorsese, Marathon Man, Diva, Platoon, Unforgiven, Taxi Driver, Disney films, Hellraiser, Lord of the Rings, Fargo, Sherlock Holmes, Coming Home, Trekkies 1 & 2, Charade, Woodstock, Easy Rider, Charley Varrick, Get Carter, The Friends of Eddie Coyle, Red River (John Wayne), The Asphalt Jungle, The Third Man, Dark Passage, Crumb, Star Trek, Star Wars, Sergeant York, It's A Wonderful Life, Ray Harryhausen films, Drive, The Time Machine, Journey to the Center of the Earth, King Kong, Jaws, Indiana Jones films, Jeremiah Johnson, A Man Called Horse, The French Connection, 2001, Clockwork Orange, Alien, Universal monsters, Silent Running, Blues Brothers, and so forth
Favorite Music I like progressive rock: Beatles, Yes, Genesis, Gentle Giant, King Crimson, Frank Zappa, PFM, Henry Cow, XTC, Brian Eno, Fred Frith, Alice Cooper, Anglagard, Spock's Beard, Rush, Amon Duul II, The Flower Kings, Camel, Steve Hackett, Anthony Phillips, Pink Floyd, Jethro Tull, Sonic Youth, Minutemen, Anekdoten, Area, Alan Holdsworth, Groundhogs, Santana, Jeff Beck, Bjork, etc. Beatles, Cream, Hendrix, the Doors, David Bowie, BOC, Kate Bush, Camel, Can, Tomita, Tangerine Dream, Caravan, Allman Brothers, the Byrds, C, S, N, & Y, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Phish, the Band, Grateful Dead, Moby Grape, Steve Miller Band, Stevie Ray Vaughan, jazz: Joe Pass, Neils Cline, John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Brand X, Sun Ra, Al Di Meola, ECM jazz, classical, and other forms of music, like singer songwriter artist like: Bob Dylan, James Taylor, Joni Mitchell, Van Morrison, David Wilcox, David Bromberg, David Grisman
Favorite Books Joe R. Lansdale, Harlan Ellison, Frank Herbert, Charles Bukowski, Kurt Vonnegut, Richard Brautigan, Alan Moore, Neil Gaiman, Tolkien, R.E. Howard, E.R. Burroughs, Alfred Bester, Michael Moorcock, H.P.Lovecraft, H.G.Wells, Clive Barker, Frank Miller, S.King, Harvey Pekar, R. Crumb, and some others