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37'000 Songs scrobbled
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Saturday, March 09, 2013

Visited countries

During our Ger to Ger trip we started talking about how many countries we've been to so far. I discovered that I always came up with a different number, so I'll try to list them all here.

Latest Change: Sudan added

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Egypt (Sinai Peninsula, Marsa Alam)

America and the Carribean:
Chile (only Easter Islands)
Ecuador (incl. Galapagos Islands)
Grand Caymen
Honduras (Mainland, Utila, Roatan)
Mexico (Yucatan Peninsula, Cozumel)
Santa Lucia
Santo Domingo
USA (California, Illinois, Colorado, Florida, New York, Washington D.C., Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Ohio, Indiana, Missouri, Arizona, Nevada, Virginia, West Virginia)


Czech Republic
Former Yugoslavia

Australia (Queensland, New South Wales, Lord Howe Island, South Australia, Western Australia)
Christmas Island
Cocos (Keeling) Islands
New Zealand (Aukland)
French Polynesia (Tahiti, Rangiroa)
Vanuatu (Port Vila, Espiritu Santo)

Total: 47


Saturday, July 03, 2010

Favorite Bands and Authors

The number of times that I've seen a band (concert) or an author (reading).

Last concert: Saltatio Mortis, Des Königs Halunken, Vermaledeyt (12.06.)

and many more


Friday, January 02, 2009

112 Books and 8 Comics read in 2008

1. Mordshunger by Frank Schätzing (Audio)
2. Zwischenspiel mit Kugelmaß. CD. Und andere Erzählungen by Woody Allen (Audio)
3. Bloodsucking Fiends by Christopher Moore
4. The Hound of the Baskervilles According to Spike Milligan by Spike Milligan
5. Seifenopern selbst gemacht. Bastelbuch für Serienfreaks by Christian von Aster
6. Soon I Will Be Invincible by Austin Grossman (audio)
7. The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C. S. Lewis
8. The Novice (Black Magician Trilogy) by Trudi Canavan
9. Tod und Teufel by Frank Schätzing (Audio)
10. The Neil Gaiman Audio Collection by Neil Gaiman (Audio)
11. Der Millennium Survivor. Ratgeber für das neue Jahrtausend by Christian von Aster
12. Absolute Sandman, Volume 1 (Absolute Sandman) by Neil Gaiman
13. Der WG-Triumphator by Christian von Aster
14. Nodwick Chronicles VI (Nodwick Chronicles) by Aaron Williams
15. Prince Caspian by C. S. Lewis
16. A Little Silver Book of Streetwise Stories by Brian Keene
17 Duma Key by Stephen King (audio)
18. The Worst Years of Your Life by Mark Jude Poirier
19. Making Money by Terry Pratchett (audio)
20. Es klopft by Franz Hohler
21. Selected Shorts: Lots of Laughs! (audio)
22. Shipwreck Hunter: Deep, Dark & Deadly in the Great Lakes by Gerry Volgenau
23. Utopia by Thomas More (audio)
24. The Folks 2 by Ray Garton (Cemetary Dance Book Club)
25. The Queen of Wolves: The Vampyricon, Book III (Vampyricon) by Douglas Clegg
26. The Brightonomicon by Robert Rankin (audio, radio play)
27. House Infernal by Edward Lee (Cemetary Dance Book Club)
28.The Unadultered Cat by Terry Pratchett
29. Aller Anfang by Franz Hohler and Jürg Schubiger
30. Four Letter Word: Invented Correspondence from the edge of Romance edited by Joshua Knelman and Rosalind Porter
31. Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick
32. Anansi Boys by Neil Gaiman
33. Guliver's Travels by Jonathan Swift (audio)
34. Invisible Fences by Norman Prentiss (Cemetary Dance Book Club)
35. Vampyrrhic by Simon Clark (Cemetary Dance Book Club)
36. The Last Continent by Terry Pratchett (audio)
37. Tintenfass. Sonderausgabe zur Langen Nacht der kurzen Geschichten 2007
38. The War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells (audio, original radio broadcast)
39. The Story of Noichi the Blind by Chet Williamson
40. The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde (audio)
41. The Somnambulist by Jonathan Barnes
42. Great Expectations by Charles Dickens (audio)
43. Zwerg und Überzwerg by Christian von Aster
44. Der Schwarm by Frank Schätzing (Audio)
45. Das öde Haus by E.T.A. Hoffmann (Audio)
46. Jack the Ripper. Die Geschichte eines Mörders by Frank Gustavus (Audio)
47. Vampyrrhic Rites by Simon Clark
48. The High Lord (Black Magician Trilogy) by Trudi Canavan
49. Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson (Audio)
50. Tales of Mystery & Imagination by Edgar Allan Poe
51. The Voyage of the Dawn Treader (Narnia) by C. S. Lewis
52. The Silver Chair by C. S. Lewis
53. Bringing Down the House: The Inside Story of Six M.I.T. Students Who Took Vegas for Millions by Ben Mezrich
54. Yeats is Dead! by Roddy Doyle et al.
55. The Sound and the Fury by William Faulkner
56. Selected Shorts: Are We There Yet? by Symphony Space (audio)
57. The Horse and His Boy by C. S. Lewis
58. As I lay Dying by William Faulkner (audio)
59. Die Geburt der dunklen Götzen (Midgard) by Alexander Huiskes
60. The Magician's Nephew (The Chronicles of Narnia) by C. S. Lewis
61. The Da-Da-De-Da-Da Code by Robert Rankin
62. The Last Battle by C. S. Lewis
63. The Secret - Das Geheimnis (Arkana) by Rhonda Byrne
64. Our Man in Havana: An Entertainment (Twentieth Century Classics) by Graham Greene
65. Ender's Game: Special 20th Anniversary Edition (Unabridged) by Orson Scott Card (Audio)
66. The Third Man by Graham Greene (Audio)
67. The Legend Of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving (Audio)
68. Under the Black Flag: The Romance and the Reality of Life Among the Pirates by David Cordingly
69. The Prisoner of Zenda by Anthony Hope (Audio)
70. The Devil's Labyrinth by John Saul
71. The Melancholy Death of Oyster Boy: and Other Stories by Tim Burton
72. Coraline Graphic Novel by Neil Gaiman
73. Jennifer Government by Max Barry
74. The Dangerous Alphabet by Neil Gaiman
75. The Pinball Theory of Apocalypse: A Novel (P.S.) by Jonathan Selwood
76. Sharp Objects by Gillian Flynn
77. I Love You, Beth Cooper (P.S.) by Larry Doyle
78. Lamb: The Gospel According to Biff, Christ's Childhood Pal by Christopher Moore
79. Zogonia: Slice of Death by Tony Moseley
80. The Gingerbread Girl by Stephen King (Audio)
81. Order of The Stick: War and XPs by Rich Burlew
82. Designing for the Social Web (Voices That Matter) by Joshua Porter
83. Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
84. The Pirates! In an Adventure with Communists: A Novel by Gideon Defoe
85. The Ladies of Grace Adieu and Other Stories by Susanna Clarke
C1. Stephen King's The Stand: Captain Trips #1 by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa
86. Ghost Whisperer: The Haunted by Carrie Smith
87. Medieval literature for children by Daniel T. Kline
88. Dark Tower: The Long Road Home Premiere HC by Peter David
C2. Stephen King's The Stand: Captain Trips #2 by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa
89. Halloween and Other Seasons by Al Sarrantonio
C3. Dark Tower Treachery #1 by Robin Furth
90. A New Earth: Awakening to Your Life's Purpose by Eckhart Tolle
91. Fables Vol. 1: Legends in Exile by Bill Willingham
92. Only Begotten Daughter by James Morrow
C4. Dark Tower Treachery #2 Comic by Robin Furth
93. Smith of Wootton Major & Farmer Giles of Ham by J.R.R. Tolkien
94. Afterlife by Douglas Clegg (Cemetary Dance Book Club 2008)
95. The Discworld Graphic Novels: The Colour of Magic and The Light Fantastic by Terry Pratchett
96. Analog: Science Fiction/Science Fact Vol CII, No 3, March 1, 1982 by Stanley Schmidt
C5. The Stand Captain Trips #3 by Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa
97. Fables Vol. 2: Animal Farm by Bill Willingham
98. The Postman Always Rings Twice by James Cain (audio)
99. A Scanner Darkly by Philip K. Dick
C6. Dark Tower Treachery #3 by Robin Furth
100. Nation by Terry Pratchett (audio)
101. Fables Vol. 3: Storybook Love by Bill Willingham
102. The Power of Now: A Guide to Spiritual Enlightenment by Eckhart Tolle
C7. Sandman Dream Hunters #1 by Neil Gaiman
C8. Sandman Dream Hunters #2 by Neil Gaiman
103. Fables Vol. 4: March of the Wooden Soldiers by Bill Willingham
104. Titanic's Last Secrets: The Further Adventures of Shadow Divers John Chatterton … by Brad Matsen
105. The Tales of Beedle the Bard, Collector's Edition by J.K. Rowling
106. Santa Clawed by Rita Mae Brown
107. Why the Long Face? by Ron MacLean
108. Fables Vol. 5: The Mean Seasons by Bill Willingham
109. Fables Vol. 6: Homelands by Bill Willingham
110. Leaping Beauty by Gregory Maguire
111. Das abartige Artefakt. by Christian von Aster
112. Darwins Schildkröte by Timo Bader

In my original post on librarything I also listed reviews and ratings for (most of) the books, check it out!


Tuesday, October 21, 2008

37'000 Songs scrobbled

I'm extremely fond of statistics, thus I want to list here special play numbers of my account and the song that went with it:

  • Song 37'000: Herr Mannelig by Dunkelschön on (October 21.)
  • Song 36'000: PlayNew Born by Muse on (October 5.)
  • Song 35'000: Baum by Subway to Sally on (September 20.)
  • Song 34'000: PlayDrunken Sailor by Captain Bogg & Salty on (September 5.)
  • Song 33'333: PlayWould? by Alice in Chains on (August 23.)
  • Song 33'000: Il canto del suicida #1 by The Vad Vuc on (August 12.)
  • Song 32'000: W. Nuss vo Bümpliz by Patent Ochsner on (July 22.)
  • Song 31'000: Loch Lomond (live) by Runrig on (July 4.)
  • Song 30'000: Travelling by Marylane (on June 6.)
  • Song 29'000: What Are You Waiting For? by Coldeve (on May 9.)
  • Song 28'000: Forever And A Day by An Lár (on April 12.)
  • Song 27'000: Vondern in Not by Duivelspack (on March 19.)
  • Song 26'000: The Encounter by Tan Dun (on March 2.)
  • Song 25'000: Sabrina by elfish (on February 7.)
  • Song 24'000: The Only Living Boy in New York by Simon & Garfunkel (on January 15.)
  • Song 23'000: Man on the Moon by R.E.M. (on December 21.)
  • Song 22'222: Saving Us by Serj Tankian (on December 4.)
  • Song 22'000: Mad World by Gary Jules (on November 30.)
  • Song 21'000: The Tide Turns (Suite) by Danny Elfman
  • Song 20'000: Der Schneck by Die Streuner
  • Song 19'000: This Cocaine Makes Me Feel Like I'm on This Song by System of a Down
  • Song 18'000: Amerika Git's Nid by Züri West
  • Song 17'000: Off To California, The Silver Spire by Rapalje
  • Song 16'000: The Waiting Room by Sixpence None the Richer
  • Song 15'000: Dead Already by Thomas Newman
  • Song 14'000: i can't stand many things by grandmother's groove
  • Song 13'000: Hide me by Coldeve
  • Song 12'000: Herr Mannelig by In Extremo
  • Song 11'111: Without a Trace by Labia
  • Song 11'000: Kinky Kamikaze by P.M.T
  • Song 10'000: Bohemian Polka by "Weird Al" Yankovic
  • Song 9'000: Afrikaan Beat by Bert Kaempfert
  • Song 8'000: Plan B by Henchman
  • Song 7'000: Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) by Marilyn Manson


Thursday, January 03, 2008

102 Books read in 2007

1. The Twilight Zone Radio Dramas: Collection 2 (Dramatized) (Audio)
2. The Secretary of Dreams by Stephen King
3. The Twilight Zone Radio Dramas: Collection 3 (Dramatized) (Audio)
4. The Third Twin by Ken Follett
5. All the Trouble in the World by P.J. O'Rourke (Audio)
6. Ensel und Krete by Walter Moers
7. Der Tanz im versunkenen Dorf by Franz Hohler
8. Die Karawane am Boden des Milchkrugs. Groteske Geschichten. by Franz Hohler
9. Der Rand von Ostermundigen und andere Grotesken by Franz Hohler
10. The Deep. Leben in der Tiefsee by Claire Nouvian
11. The Twilight Zone Radio Dramas: Collection 4 (Dramatized) (Audio)
12. Kobolds Ate My Baby! Super Deluxx Edition by Chris O'Neill
13. Invisible Monsters by Chuck Palahniuk (Audio)
14. Rückeroberung. by Franz Hohler
15. Strata by Terry Pratchett (Audio)
16. Magic for Beginners by Kelly Link
17. The Carpet People by Terry Pratchett
18. The Colour of Magic by Terry Pratchett (Audio)
19. 52 Wanderungen by Franz Hohler
20. The Light Fantastic by Terry Pratchett (Audio)
21. Day Watch by Sergei Lukyanenko
22. Equal Rites by Terry Pratchett (Audio)
23. Science of Discworld by Terry Pratchett
24. Dr. Blink Super Hero Shrink 1: Id. Ego. Superego! by John Kovalic
25. Don't Cry for Me Aberystwyth by Malcolm Pryce
26. Tales from Old Ireland by Malachy Doyle (Audio)
27. Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (Book 1) by J.K. Rowling
28. The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde
29. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets by J.K. Rowling
30. Lost in a Good Book by Jasper Fforde
31. Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. Rowling
32. The Well of Lost Plots by Jasper Fforde
33. Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling
34. Mort by Terry Pratchett (Audio)
35. Knights by John Matthews (Audio)
36. Something Rotten by Jasper Fforde
37. Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix by J.K. Rowling
38. Sourcery by Terry Pratchett (Audio)
39. Giants, Ghosts and Goblins by John Matthews (Audio)
40. First Among Sequels by Jasper Fforde
41. Harry Potter and the Half-blood Prince by J.K. Rowling
42. Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. Rowling
43. Start of Darkness by Rich Burlew
44. Twilight Watch by Sergei Lukyanenko
45. Wyrd Sisters by Terry Pratchett (Abridged Audio)
46. Stardust by Neil Gaiman
47. JPod by Douglas Coupland
48. Warum Frauen zu viel denken. Wege aus der Grübelfalle by Susan Nolen-Hoeksema
49. Kevin by Christian von Aster (unpublished screenplay)
50. Winkie by Clifford Chase
51. Stephen King's The Dark Tower - Gunslinger's Guidebook
52. Blaze : A Novel by Richard Bachman
53. Fragile Things by Neil Gaiman
54. Lady Snowblood Volume 1 by Kazuo Koike
55. The curious incident of the Dog in the Night-time by Mark Haddon
56. The Magician's Guild (Black Magician Trilogy) by Trudi Canavan
57. A Fate Worse than Dragons by John Moore
58. Lady Snowblood Volume 2 by Kazuo Koike
59. The Illustrated Man by Ray Bradbury
60. Three Bags Full : a sheep detective story by Leonie Swann
61. Non Campus Mentis by Anders Hendriksson
62. Kill Now, Pay Later by Robert Terrall
63. I am Legend by Richard Matheson (Audio)
64. Dork Decade by John Kovalic
65. Class Dis-Mythed by Robert Asprin
66. Invasion of the body snatchers by Jack Finney (Audio)
67. Herr Alptraum Und Die Segnungen Des Fortschritts: Ein Nachtmahr in Fast Vierzig Versen by Christian von Aster
68. Outrageous Fortune by Tim Scott
69. Stirnhirnhinterzimmer by Christian von Aster
70. Eric by Terry Pratchett (Audio)
71. Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman
72. I was a Rat! Or the Scarlet Slippers by Philip Pullman (Audio)
73. Brackenseed. Die Legende eines Menschenmachers by Christian von Aster
74. Dungeon Parade Volume 1: A Dungeon too many (Dungeon) by Joann Sfar
75. A dirty Job by Christopher Moore
76. Der Riese und die Erdbeerkonfitüre und andere Geschichten by Franz Hohler
77. Murder on the Orient Express by Agatha Christie (Audio)
78. Smoke and Mirrors by Neil Gaiman
79. InterWorld by Neil Gaiman and Michael Reaves (Audio)
80. Der große Zwerg und andere Geschichten. by Franz Hohler
81. The Chopin Manuscript by Jeffery Deaver (audio)
82. A Lifetime of Secrets by Frank Warren
83. The Secrets of a Fire King by Kim Edwards
84. Something Wicked this Way comes by Ray Bradbury (audio)
85. Mörderisch gute Nachtgeschichten von bösen Kerlen by Wolfgang Hohlbein (audio)
86. Blackadder's Christmas Carol by Richard Curtis and Ben Elton (audio)
87. Die Torte und andere Erzählungen by Franz Hohler
88. Strange Candy by Laurell K. Hamilton
89. The Gunslinger Born (The Dark Tower Graphic Novel) by Peter Davis
90. Drachenperlen. Eine Reise ins Ungewisse by Brigitte Rüegger
91. Vom richtigen Gebrauch der Zeit. Gedichte by Franz Hohler
92. Weed Species by Jack Ketchum
93. 112 einseitige Geschichten. by Franz Hohler
94. Classic Vampire Short Stories (audio)
95. Game Over by Philip Kerr (Audio)
96. American Gods by Neil Gaiman
97. Vacation by Jeremy C. Shipp
98. Dungeon Parade: Day of the Toads by Joann Sfar
99. Wegwerfgeschichten. Special Guest: s Totemügerli by Franz Hohler
100. Generation X by Douglas Coupland
101. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens
102. Bundle of Trouble (Knights of the Dinner Table, Volume 21) by Jolly Blackburn

In my original post on librarything I also listed reviews and ratings for (most of) the books, check it out!


Saturday, November 19, 2005

My DVD's

Here's a list of all the DVD's I own:
Open the PDF-Version (always up-to-date).

or visit the homepage:
Select "David" in the second Drop-Down Box to see my movies.

Thursday, December 30, 2004

Most visited pages 2004

  1. Zorroaster Forum
    Christian von Aster's Forum.

  2. Schattenwelt Forum
    A Forum about Roleplayinggames, Trading-Card-Games and other Fantasy related topics.

  3. Alcom
    My source for Importgames and news from the gaming world.

  4. Dork Tower Comics
    New Comics several times a week from John Kovalic.

  5. The Order of the Stick
    An ongoing D&D comic. Hillarious!

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