1982 – present (35 years)
Burning Image are an American post-punk band formed in Bakersfield, California in 1982. Burning Image first released a 7" single with the songs "The Final Conflict" and "Burning Image, Burning" in the summer of 1984. The compilation 1983-1987 in 2004 and album Fantasma (2009) were both released on Alternative Tentacles, the record label of former Dead Kennedys singer Jello Biafra.
Burning Image is one of the original bands of the early eighties California "deathrock" scene, along with 45 Grave and Christian Death, playing shows with bands including Specimen, Jello Biafra, 45 Grave, Butthole Surfers, and Dr. Timothy Leary.
The new album "OLEANDER" is now available for download.
Burning Image is currently working on new material for a 2013 release.
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