Oh, that’s a BIG question.
I listen to Rock, Pop, Jazz, Electro, Reggae, Fusion, World (especially Rai, Oriental, Asian), meditative (the order does not say anything about my preferences) … then I have a special fondness for cover versions, there are some songs of which I have over 200 cover versions). Really hard for me to name favourites, my iTune library is something like 400 GB. Easier to tell what I don’t like (e.g. Death Metal, all kinds of shouting
One of my latest discoveries is Jivan Gasparyan
, an Armenian flautist playing the Duduk
, makes my eyes plus “third eye” focus somewhere above. That’s clearly something more meditative.
Led Zeppelin, Beatles, Traffic, Pink Floyd, Frank Zappa, Genesis, to name just a few of the bands who left a strong imprint on me in my youth. Nirvana is certainly among my favourites
people keep telling me that my music taste is somewhat unusual for my age (WTF? Dang, am I THAT old already?).
Often, when people ask me what kind of music I like, I tell ’em that I just like “good music”