The Violet Burning is an independent rock and roll band based in Long Beach, USA. The band was formed in 1990 in Orange County, California by Michael J. Pritzl.
The band is the project of singer/guitarist/songwriter Michael J. Pritzl. Their first album was released through VMG, later albums included the Mainstream releases through Domo and Northern. Currently Independent. They have toured North America and Europe and managed to sell over 100,000 discs due largely to their frequent touring. Fans affectionately call them "The Violets".
Famous quotes containing the words burning and/or violet:
“At my nativity
The front of heaven was full of fiery shapes
Of burning cressets, and at my birth
The frame and huge foundation of the earth
Shaked like a coward.”
—William Shakespeare (15641616)
“perpetually crouched, quivering, upon the
sternly allotted sandpile
emit a tiny violet flavoured nuisance: Odor?
comes out like a ribbon lies flat on the brush”
—E.E. (Edward Estlin)