Gearing up to celebrate the festival’s 10th Anniversary in July, Hardcore 2009 once again proves itself as Australia’s premier hardcore music event. This years festival spans across July 10th at the Manning Bar (18+) and July 11th at the UNSW Roundhouse (All Ages). The first release of bands see’s the announcement of White Male Dumbinance playing the over 18’s and Break Even, Bad Blood (last show), Blkout! and Clever Species playing the All Ages. Appearing both dates this year will be Melbourne’s Carpathian and from the USA, Cruel Hand. A second announcement of bands will be made in the coming weeks. Tickets go on sale April 8th through Ticketek (Roundhouse AA) and Moshtix (Manning Bar 18+). For show info visit www.myspace.com/sydneyhardcorefestival.