Earl Patrick McNease, better known as Praverb the Wyse, passed on September 17. I didn't start checking out his DIY industry blogging until this summer and I was late to the news of his passing as well. But the response on Facebook and in the hip hop press makes it clear how deeply he touched the lives of many different people. Here are a few of those responses followed by links to some of Praverb's writing for DIY musicians. Note: A GoFundMe campaign to cover funeral costs is in progress and about halfway to goal. Many turned to Praverb's Facebook...

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