Southern Ontario Metal Fest has announced the first wave of 2013 bands. The festival will be held on Aug 23rd to 25th at Club Absinthe in Hamilton, ON.

Saturday: Dying Fetus, Structures, Fuck The Facts, Psyopus, Intervals, Three Crowns, Varga, Eaten By Sharks, Sleep When Your Dead,The After Chapter

Sunday: Cancer Bats, A Sight For Sewn Eyes, Prophets, Exalt, American Hell, Greber, Machines, Hell Bear, Great Lakes, Biipiigwan