How much hardcore can you handle until your brain begins to melt? You’re going to have a chance to find out when Rock City Takeover comes to town. Presented by Old School Cartel, Rock City Takeover is a hardcore night out with Rust Proof, Deadly Visions, Street War, South Paw and XuppercutX. Featuring members of Tenth Dan, Blood Money and Speartackle, Rust Proof is a band with a healthy amount of hardcore DNA – tough, punishing hardcore with unparalleled energy. The Barwon Club, Geelong – July 12. Music gets underway at around 7 p.m., but if you get there earlier in the day you can enjoy a BBQ. Also, and this is only according to their promotion so don’t go tweeting Damian Barrett, “the official after party for the loss of Paul Roos’ job after the Cats take down the Dees”.