Their best hit was "Belly of the Whale", they were also known for covering Jonathan Richman's "Pablo Picasso", which featured in the "Repo Man" film and soundtrack.
The founder and leader of the Burning Sensations, Tim McGovern, was previously a member of The Motels. He later became a member of the classic rock band Knucklehead in the Pacific Northwest.
Tim McGovern (lead vocals, guitar synthesizers), Rob Rio Hasik (bass, guitar, synthesizers), Barry "The Hatchet" Wisdom (drums), Morley Bartnof (keyboards, backing vocals), Jeff Hollie (saxophones, backing vocals) and Michael Temple (hand-drums, timbales, percussion.)
Burning Sensations Discography
|Burning Sensations||Burning Sensations (Album)||Capitol Records||Canada||1983||Sell This Version|
|Burning Sensations||Burning Sensations (MiniAlbum, Single)||Capitol Records||Canada||1983||Sell This Version|
Singles & EPs
|Burning Sensations||Belly Of The Whale (Single)||Capitol Records||UK||1983||Sell This Version|
|1A 006-1868407||Burning Sensations||Afrobilly (Live It Up) / Jokenge (7", Single)||Capitol Records||1A 006-1868407||Netherlands||1983||Sell This Version|
|SPRO-9024||Burning Sensations||Maria (You Just Don't Know What You're Dealing With) (12", Promo)||Capitol Records||SPRO-9024||US||1983||Sell This Version|
|1C K 062 1867146||Burning Sensations||Carnival Of Souls (12", Maxi)||Capitol Records, EMI Electrola||1C K 062 1867146||Europe||1983||Sell This Version|