Category Archives: Byron Wilkes
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.
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