barker and Parvaz usually talk multiple times a day, but he hasn't heard from her since.
“I hope he takes care of whatever his issues are,” barker said.
In 1993 at the age of 18, barker joined punk group The Aquabats.
"noisy fellow," late 15c., agent noun from bark (v.). Specific sense of "loud assistant in an auction, store, or show" is from 1690s.