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Byron Wilkes: The YouTube Videos

This is a late followup to my obituary for Alien Autist Byron Wilkes. A Facebook friend has just clued me in to some YouTube videos of Wilkes clowning on camera. They’re short, but capture his extemporaneous humor well.

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Byron Wilkes is Dead and I Don’t Feel So Good Myself

You cannot liveblog a funeral. The deceased is too much of a story. Byron Wilkes inspired more than one rock band in his life; styling himself “the Alien Autist,” Wilkes studied the “Tenebrous Zeitgeist” of his times, transforming his love … Continue reading

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