Who was the Skull Cowboy, the mysterious character cut from The Crow?

When you watch Alex Proyas' original movie of The Crow nowadays, it's an amazingly tight movie. The supernatural revenge plot is pretty straightforward, and the film skips most of the angst, to go straight to the campy fun. But originally, there was a forboding presence in the film: the Skull Cowboy. See for yourself. » 9/20/13 1:00pm 9/20/13 1:00pm