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About me

Gender MALE
Industry Student
Occupation Writer
Location Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Introduction Raconteur, scribe, amateur beatboxer. Contact me at aaron.n.matthews [at] gmail.com.
Interests Movies, music, art, good standup comedy, writing, drawing, reading, The Sound Of Young America, politeness, Nardwuar the Human Serviette, CBC Radio 3, handclaps in pop songs
Favorite Movies The Royal Tenenbaums, Election, Catch Me If You Can, Lost In Translation, The Squid & The Whale, Groundhog Day, The Commitments, 48 Hours, This Is Spinal Tap, Best In Show, Spike Jonze, Michel Gondry, Alexander Payne & David O. Russell
Favorite Music Old jazz, vintage garage rock, surf, The Kinks, The Who, The Rolling Stones, The Zombies, Rufus Wainwright, The Avalanches, Leonard Cohen, Bob Dylan, The Walkmen, Blur, Pulp, The Shout Out Louds, The Flaming Lips, Weezer, Al Green, Curtis Mayfield, Otis Redding, Bjork, David Bowie, John Coltrane, Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis, Ornette Coleman, Feist, The Go! Team, James Brown, Robyn Hitchcock, Talking Heads, Super Furry Animals, They Might Be Giants, Tom Waits, Iggy & The Stooges, Daft Punk, The Dirtbombs, Edan, Basement Jaxx, Ghostface Killah, De La Soul, A Tribe Called Quest, Rhymefest, Gogol Bordello, Prototypes, Jens Lekman, Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth, Black Milk, Gang Starr, Slick Rick, Organized Konfusion, The Roots
Favorite Books McSweeney's, The Believer, Found Magazine, Scott Pilgrim, Hsu & Chan, Calvin & Hobbes, Paul Moves Out, Staring At Sound by Jim deRogatis, Anthony Lane, Nick Hornby, David Sedaris, Sarah Vowell, Art Spiegelman, Irvine Welsh, Yann Martel, Robert Crumb, David Thorpe, Harvey Pekar, Ivan Brunetti, Oscar Wilde, Leonard Cohen, John Steinbeck, Douglas Adams, Terry Pratchett