The KLF were a British electronic band formed in London in 1987. It is 23 years since the KLF burned £1m and turned their back on the music industry. Bill Drummond and Jimmy Cauty hijacked pop in the 1980s and 90s with outlandish antics involving lasers, house music, a Viking longship and. On 23 August 1994, The KLF - one of Britain's most incendiary bands, in more ways than one - burned £1m on a remote Scottish island. The artists formerly known as the KLF are back, writes Richard Fitzpatrick. The KLF were known for heavy-handed sampling, and bending.