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Romantics guitarist Mike Skill debut solo album, 'Skill...Mike Skill,' now due out in October

Founding Romantics guitarist Mike Skill has announced updated plans for his debut solo album, Skill...Mike Skill, which now will be released on October 8 after it initially was slated to arrive on September 10. The record features 12 tracks, including Mike's recently released new version of The Romantics' 1980 power-pop…

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Influential filmmaker Melvin Van Peebles dies at 89

Influential filmmaker Melvin Van Peebles, whom many consider the godfather of modern Black cinema, has died at age 89. On behalf of his family, The Criterion Collection and Janus Films confirmed his passing in a statement posted Wednesday. “In an unparalleled career distinguished by relentless innovation, boundless curiosity and spiritual…