After years in an enforced musical wilderness The KLF are back with the first of a five part installment, 'Solid State Logik 1'.
Nearly twenty nine years since they famously deleted their entire back catalogue The KLF have re-emerged to upload their songs onto streaming sites, including Spotify. For five glorious years from 1987 through to May 1992 The KLF were a major force in music and art; in 1991 they were the best selling singles band in the world.
Bill Drummond of The KLF fires machine gun blanks at The Brit Awards. Photo credit PA Images.
Bill Drummond and fellow founding member Jimmy Cauty were not new to music when they formed the sometimes anarchic and almost always individually creative KLF. Drummond, an ex A&R man, guitarist and manager joined forces with fellow guitarist and artist Cauty as Drummond approached his mid-thirties and sought a "revolution" in his life. What happened next was to be a revolution in music.
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George Jones, Vern Gosdin, Tammy Wynette and Randy Travis - George Jones archive photos - Nashville, Tennessee, United States - Wednesday 11th April 1990
Date of birth
5th May, 1942