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Tue. August 16th 2011
Logan's Pub (No Minors)
STAGMATA PROPAGANDA TOUR Celestial Machine, Autaric, Danakil Depression
Sat. March 26th 2011
Felicita's Campus Pub (No Minors)
UVic Battle of the Bands FINALS Handsome Distraction, Danakil Depression, Darius Cheeseman Experience, The Split Seconds
Mon. March 14th 2011
Felicita's Campus Pub (No Minors)
UVic Felicita's Battle of the Bands - Semi Finals Radtrux, Danakil Depression, These Gooses, Kids Today
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Danakil Depression

Danakil Depression

Confirmed: Oct. 25, 2013 (Awaiting Update)

Metal from Victoria BC

Contact Details

Justin Romito
justinromito@hotmail.com

Past Shows (11)

Within the Afar Triangle and part of Africa's great Rift Valley is the Danakil Depression. Descending 120 meters below sea level and with temperatures reaching 63 degrees Celsius, this is one of the lowest and hottest places on Earth.

The Depression is a plate tectonic triple junction with a mantle plume, where the spreading ridges of the Earth's crust are slowly being pulled apart. The floor of the Depression is composed mostly of basaltic lava. The Depression has several active volcanoes and an erupting lava lake of fire. This techtonically volatile region has frequent earthquakes.

Earth that was once under the Red Sea is now a layer of salt deposit 5Kms thick. Martian landscapes are created by fields of sulphuric acid ponds and hydrothermal springs growing sulphur, salt, mineral and thermophile bacteria deposits of wildly bright colours and diverse shapes.

The odd and dark diversity that is the Danakil Depression is reflected by the band members and it's music.

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Current Lineup

NameRoleDates
Justin RomitoGuitar2009-present
Dave ShorttDrums2009-present

Past Members

NameRoleDates
Alex PedenBass / Vocals2008-2011
Status: Unknown
- Last confirmed Oct. 25, 2013

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