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« Reply #585 on: October 12, 2019, 06:44:16 PM »
https://variety.com/2019/film/news/robert-forster-dies-dead-jackie-brown-1203368514/
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Robert Forster, a prolific character actor who was nominated for an Oscar for Quentin Tarantino’s “Jackie Brown” and appeared in more than 100 films, died Friday in Los Angeles of brain cancer. He was 78.

Tarantino created the bail bondsman character Max Cherry with Forster in mind, and the role netted him his first Academy Award nomination.

Most recently Forster reprised his “Breaking Bad” role as Ed in “El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie,” which was released Friday, and appeared in Steven Spielberg’s “Amazing Stories” and in “Werewolf.”

David Lynch cast the actor with a distinctive weathered look in “Mulholland Dr.” and in the rebooted “Twin Peaks” as Sheriff Frank Truman.
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« Reply #586 on: November 19, 2019, 02:02:33 PM »
Rod Latter. :(

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« Reply #587 on: November 19, 2019, 02:04:40 PM »
Just heard it (via Maniacs FB) and was going to post it.  :(

Dave Thompson wrote a moving obituary:
https://www.goldminemag.com/blogs/spin-cycle-blogs/obituary-rod-latter-the-maniacs-the-rings-the-adverts
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« Reply #588 on: November 19, 2019, 09:12:51 PM »
Lovely tribute.
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« Reply #589 on: November 25, 2019, 09:54:37 AM »
https://bestclassicbands.com/doug-lubahn-doors-dies-bass-player-11-24-19/

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Doug Lubahn, a bass guitarist who performed on many of The Doors’ recordings, has died at 71. The Doors announced the musician and songwriter’s death on their various social media platforms today (Nov. 24), though it appears he died on Nov. 20.

Lubahn, often credited as Douglass Lubahn, performed on many of the songs on the Doors’ Strange Days, Waiting For the Sun and The Soft Parade albums, including such classic rock favorites as “People Are Strange,” “Love Me Two Times” “Hello, I Love You.”
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« Reply #590 on: December 04, 2019, 06:17:22 PM »
The legendary Bob Willis. :(

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« Reply #591 on: December 06, 2019, 01:41:01 PM »
The legendary Bob Willis. :(

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« Reply #592 on: December 10, 2019, 09:30:29 PM »
Marie Fredriksson singer with Roxette died yesterday after a 17 year battle with cancer.
Not really a fan but I believe the band were named after the Wilko song.