||Spread The Metal Festival, which has a goal to raise $100,000 for the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada with 100% of ticket revenues, has announced the line-up of bands who will be supporting the festival and charity fundraiser.
STM Records owner and festival organizer Matt Day commented: "Spread the Metal Records has lofty ambitions for this festival and as it grows each year, I want to prove that the label is as committed to philanthropy as we are to releasing phenomenal records. We take on the responsibility to help those who cannot help themselves, and this festival has the power to help a lot of people, year after year."
Further details on the festival are available here and the lineup is the following:
July 5th: Kataklysm, Blackguard, Dischord, Last Call Chernobyl, Answer With Metal, Descend, Fallen Joy and Hallows Die.
July 6th: Morbid Angel, Cryptopsy, Crimson Shadows, Death Valley Driver, Cry Oh Crisis, Strigampire, Blasphemy Reborn and Black Moor.
Spread The Metal Festival will take place at Halifax Forum in Halifax, Canada, from July 5th-6th. Tickets can be purchased here.