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audra trower williams
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posted 23 August 2003 02:27 PM      Profile for audra trower williams   Author's Homepage     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post  Reply With Quote 
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Wesley Willis, the energetic 6'5", 300-pound Chicago street musician who parlayed whimsical, spartan keyboard odes to his favorite products and indie rock musicians into a cult following, died on Thursday night at a hospice in Illinois; he was forty.

I'm sad!


From: And I'm a look you in the eye for every bar of the chorus | Registered: Apr 2001  |  IP: Logged
Mycroft_
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posted 23 August 2003 04:15 PM      Profile for Mycroft_     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post  Reply With Quote 
Oh no. I've, um, well heard his work. It was interesting. Quite a character. At least he had some success in his last years.
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swirrlygrrl
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posted 23 August 2003 05:21 PM      Profile for swirrlygrrl     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post  Reply With Quote 
Probably all that McDonald's (rocking and rolling while you eat it doesn't change the level of saturated fats). Sorry, my nasty nature couldn't resist.
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al-Qa'bong
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posted 23 August 2003 06:09 PM      Profile for al-Qa'bong   Author's Homepage     Send New Private Message      Edit/Delete Post  Reply With Quote 
Damn.
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