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It's allmost impossible to draw up a list of the songs that have influenced me: the selection below is but the tip of the iceberg and is by no means complete, but these are all of them records that have greatly influenced me.

 

Artist - CD - favorite tracks

 

Rush - Hemispheres
- all, except "Circumstances"

     
 

Rush - Permanent Waves
- all, except "Different Strings"

     
 

Rush - Moving Pictures
- all

 

 

 

 

Rush - Power Windows
- all, except "Middletown Dreams"

 

 

 

 

M.S.G. - Michael Schenker Group
- Victim Of Illusion
- Lost Horizons
- Into The Arena
- Bijou Pleasurette
- Feels Like A Good Thing
- Tales Of Mystery

 

 

 

 

M.S.G. - Assault Attack
- Rock You To The Ground
- Desert Song
- Assault Attack

 

 

 

 

Scorpions - Loverdrive
- all

 

 

 

 

Scorpions - Face the Heat
- Unholy Alliance
- Woman
- Ship of Fools

 

 

 

 

Queensrÿche - Operation Mindcrime
- all

 

 

 

 

Pink Floyd - Wish you were here
- Shine On You Crazy Diamond
- Welcome to the Machine

 

 

 

 

Saga - Images at Twilight
- Images
- You're not Alone
- It's Time
- Hot to Cold

 

 

 

 

Saga - Silent Knight
- all

 

 

 

 

Saga - Worlds Apart
- On the Loose
- Time's Up
- Wind Him Up

 

 

 

 

Saga - Heads or Tales
- all, except "Pitchman"

 

 

 

 

Gentle Giant - Freehand
- On Reflection

 

 

 

 

Kayak - See See the Sun
- See See the Sun
- Mammoth
- Lyrics
- Lovely Luna
- Hope for a Life

 

 

 

 

Kayak - Royal Bed Bouncer
- all

 

 

 

 

Kayak - Periscope Life
- Periscope Life
- Astral Aliens
- What's in a Name
- Lost Blue of Chartres
- Anne

 

 

 

 

Boston - Boston
- More than a Feeling
- Peace of Mind
- Foreplay / Long Time

 

 

 

 

Boston - Don't Look Back
- Don't Look Back
- The Journey
- It's Easy
- A Man I'll Never Be

 

 

 

 

Van Halen - Van Halen
- Runnin' With The Devil
- Eruption
- You Really Got Me
- Ain't Talkin' 'Bout Love

 

 

 

 

Kansas - Point of Know Return
- Closet Chronicles
- Point of Know Return
- The Spider
- Dust in the Wind

 

 

 

 

Black Sabbath - Heaven and Hell
- Neon Knights
- Heaven and Hell

 

 

 

 

City Boy - The Day the Earth Caught Fire
- all

 

 

 

 

Metallica - Kill 'em All
- The Four Horsemen
- Motorbreath
- Whiplash
- Metal Militia

 

 

 

 

Yngwie J. Malmsteen - Trilogy
- all

 

 

 

 

Joe Satriani - Surfing with the Alien
- all

 

 

 

 

King Crimson - Discipline
- all

 

 

 

 

David Sylvian - Gone to Earth
- Before the Bullfight
- River Man

 

 

 

 

Porcupine Tree - In Absentia
- Gravity Eyelids
- Blackest Eyes
- Collapse the Light Into Earth

 

 

 

 

Porcupine Tree - Deadwing
- Arriving Somewhere but not Here
- Shallow
- Lazarus

 

 

 

 

Porcupine Tree - Fear of a Blank Planet
- all

 

 

 

 

Tea Party - Triptych
- Samsara
- The Halcyon Days

 

 

 

 

Tea Party - Seven Circles
- Luxuria

 

 

 

 

Eros Ramazzotti - 9
- all, except "Mamara" en "Un' Ancora Nel Vento"

 

 

 

 

Eros Ramazzotti - Calma Apparente
- all

Books

- J.R.R. Tolkien - The Lord of the Rings
- Frank Herbert - Dune
- Terry Pratchett - Discworld
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Movies

- Schindlers List
- Dances with Wolves
- The English Patient
- What Dreams May Come
- Bladerunner
- The Thin Red Line
- Saving Private Ryan
- Koyanisquatsi
- Baraka
- Life of Brian
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