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4 hrs ago | GameDev

Skeletal Animation Shader for an Assimp Model

I'm having some trouble getting my skeletal animation working. I've imported the model with Assimp, created the bone hierarchy, calculated all the bone transforms, so on and so forth.


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9 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

SoundCheck: Uproar Festival among top live music picks

Details: Saturday 1:30 p.m. MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre, 4802 U.S. 301 N, Tampa.


Related Topix: Tampa, FL, Buckcherry, Gainesville, FL, St. Petersburg, FL, Music, Entertainment

12 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

Gabby reacts to Sharon's mid-life crisis

Gabby Concepcion on Wednesday expressed support for his ex-wife Sharon Cuneta, who recently admitted in an open letter to her fans that she is "going through one of the lowest times of my life and career."


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12 hrs ago | WWBN-FM Burton

Alter Bridge 'X' Box Set Completed

Alter Bridge are celebrating 10 years with their new limited edition 27-disc box set that is sure to keep fans busy for quite some time.


Related Topix: Alter Bridge, Pop/Rock

Wed Aug 27, 2014

A-Infos Radio Project

Great Speeches And Interviews: Big And Little Brother Are Watching, Segment 1

Julia Angwin talks about the many ways that the government, private businesses, and criminals can and do collect our private data.


Related Topix: Black Sabbath, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, The Byrds

Alabama Live

Jason Isbell, C.J. Harris, Vallejo, Banditos on lineup for 2014 Foothills Festival in...

They including Vallejo, Banditos, Act of Congress, Rollin' in the Hay and "American Idol" veteran C.J. Harris.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Vallejo, Jason Isbell, White Lion, Walker County, AL, Jasper, AL, Entertainment


Motley Crue stars mock Justin Bieber's antics

Singer Vince Neil speaks onstage to announce their upcoming Motley Crue and KISS co-headlining tour at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel on March 20, 2012 in Los Angeles, California.


Related Topix: Metal, Vince Neil, Motley Crue, Celebrities, Dance, Pop/Rock, Justin Bieber

Last-minute lessons for Guitars on the Beach

GUITARS On The Beach organisers are to hold two last-minute lessons for anyone keen to join more than 3,500 guitarists who have signed up to play with Deep Purple rock star Ian Gillan at next week's giant guitar gala in Lyme Regis A world record attempt will be made to achieve the highest number of people simultaneously playing guitars in one ... (more)


Related Topix: Deep Purple, Gillan


Chen Li Ping warns not to believe online gossip

Japanese pop-metal group Babymetal have toured with Lady Gaga and attracted monster crowds in America and Europe with their sugar-coated hard rock, but the schoolgirl trio have even bigger plans -- to conquer the world.


Related Topix: Europe, Nan Yu

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Orlando Weekly

The many rock formations of classic-rock hit machine Deep Purple

The music video for Deep Purple's "Call of the Wild" came out in 1987. It was from the second reunion album from the classic lineup of the band, the so-called "Mark II" lineup featuring guitarist Ritchie Blackmore, keyboardist Jon Lord, vocalist Ian Gillan, bassist Roger Glover and drummer Ian Paice .


Related Topix: Deep Purple, Comedy Movies, Drama Movies, Adventure, Water, Jon Lord, Gillan, Music, Entertainment


Kiko supports wife Sharon during midlife crisis

MANILA Food Security chief Francis Pangilinan breaks his silence after his wife, actress Sharon Cuneta, admitted that she is going through one of the lowest moments in her life and career.


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Potawatomi doesn't make annual payment to state of Wisconsin

The Forest County Potawatomi has refused to make its annual casino revenue payment to the state because the tribe feels it will be owed money if Gov. Scott Walker approves a plan for a competing casino in Kenosha.


Related Topix: Forest County, WI, Scott Walker, US Governors, Kenosha, WI, Nation, Milwaukee, WI

Aria: Pro II ST600 [Reviews]

The Aria Pro II should now be a cheap guitar to buy and it's perfectly acceptable except for metal.


Related Topix: Deep Purple

Harcourt Cooze cooks with the help of Mark Hix

Following the success of last year's Food Rocks, which raised more than A 3,000 for the Lyme Regis Lifeboat, organisers have decided to do it all again.


Related Topix: Devon County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Gillan, Deep Purple, Life, Food, Seafood


The Wytches - 'Annabel Dream Reader'

Kristian Bell, The Wytches' singer, songwriter and guitarist, has said that the Brighton trio's debut is a break-up album.


Related Topix: Nirvana, Grunge, Tony Iommi, Black Sabbath

Vince Neil Salutes His M tley Cr e Band Mates

If you've seen Mtley Cre on the All Bad Things Must Come to an End tour, you know that the three musicians on board -- Tommy Lee , Mick Mars and Nikki Sixx -- are a talented bunch.


Related Topix: Motley Crue, Vince Neil, Allentown, PA


Japan's Babymetal plot world domination with Lolita rock

Japanese pop-metal group Babymetal have toured with Lady Gaga and attracted monster crowds in America and Europe with their sugar-coated hard rock, but the schoolgirl trio have even bigger plans -- to conquer the world.


Related Topix: Europe, Teenagers, Family, Metal, Metallica

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Black Sabbath: Sabbath Bloody Sabbath [Reviews]

Released: Dec 1, 1973 Genre: Heavy Metal, Hard Rock Label: Vertigo Number Of Tracks: 8 With "Sabbath Bloody Sabbath" Black Sabbath made a concerted effort to raise their creative stakes and dispensed unprecedented attention to the album's production, arrangements, and even the cover artwork.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Ozzy Osbourne, Black Sabbath, Tony Iommi


Hear Slipknot's Pummeling 'The Devil in I' From '.5: The Gray Chapter'

Six years after the release of their last record, All Hope Is Gone , and four after the death of founding bassist Paul Gray , masked metallers Slipknot will put out their fifth record, .5: The Gray Chapter , on October 21st.


Related Topix: Metal, Slipknot, San Bernardino, CA, Negative, Music, Entertainment

Hampshire Chronicle

Led Zeppelin tops guitar riffs list

Led Zeppelin's Whole Lotta Love is the greatest guitar riff of all time, as chosen by BBC Radio 2 listeners.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Led Zeppelin, The White Stripes, Deep Purple