Beginning in 1988, in Tebet, South Jakarta area, a group of young men began existence at the music of Indonesia. they are the Katon, Lilo, Adi and Ari. More than a Decade of them be creative in creating lyrics and melodies that has spawned new nuances in the map of Indonesian pop music. KLa Project better known as an innovative band that could not be separated from the menus with a string of lyrics and poetic words laden with meaning. Musical colors KLa Project as outlined in a song always has to be more digestible solid meal. Strength lyrics of the songs KLa was not felt in one gulp. Will feel strong when we hear repeatedly of their work.
KLa name and logo - the letter 'K', 'L' is written with a capital letter and 'a' with a lowercase letter, containing the meaning of the initials of calls from members of this group of personnel. K = Katon (Katon Bagaskara), L = Lilo (Romulo Radjadin), and a = Adi (Adi Adrian). At 'a' with a small letter because in the history of Burhani Ari (Ari) have joined in this group. PROJECT themselves have the sense that this group is open to vocalists, musicians and programmers who support the claim KLa Project itself. Logo overall KLa PROJECT backed by trapezoid. Until now only three of them are still playing music. I
In concert they are a lot of support from musicians both inside and outside the country musician. Songs and Albums - The songs are sung by the band KLa Project is the theme of love, the environment, and a love of the homeland. Can be seen in his song entitled, Yogyakarta, What Do I to Love, White Sand and Till whitened bones. If we are observant, the selection of titles for each song was always their priority. So no wonder if the words that they felt closer to revealing and often even increase vocabulary repertoire of the Indonesian language.
KLa has successfully entered into the literary elements of Indonesian pop music. Similarly in music, our ears are often introduced with the sound of the tone and rhythm symbols represent moods. Already completed the music they lantunkan alloys. Up to this time have released eight albums, titled: KLa Project (1989), this is their first album. "Tentang Kita", a song that never hits, was released in 1988 tells of a man and woman relationship. In their garapannya assisted by Fransisca Insani (Sisca) as female vocalist.
Their last appearance together at a time when events in the Joint KLa Project Indosiar, tgl. February 23, 1999, The broadcast is 'Live' from the studio Indosiar. They seemed to come back in the rhythm rhythm bernostalgi they bring, Tentang Kita ....
KLa "Kedua" Project (1990). BASF's award winning album in 1991 Award for Best-Selling Albums in category "Techno Pop". Hitsnya song is "Yogyakarta", is a city near Central Java) with the theme carried away memories of someone who is romantic city of Yogyakarta. Illustrative bodied drum intro that was delivered as a painting of marching a carriage, a typical vehicle of Yogyakarta city. And this song is a monumental song they've ever made. And Got an award from Sri Sultan Hamengkubuwono X for copyrighted works song "YOGYAKARTA" White Sand (1991).
With the song hits, "Tak Bisa Pindah Ke Lain Hati" that have been honored as the most popular songs for Contemporary Pop category. And this is where we can recognize more familiar KLa Project and care with the environment, White Sand Beach. And this name is used as the title of their album this time. Ungu (1994) is the first album without Ari. With hits "Terpurukku Disini." their uniqueness in music looks more mature in this song. Melancholy in this song disguised by the intro that was delivered by David Rockefeller with a muted horn instrument. Screeching high note ending trumpet as a symbol of a heart screams and cries, organized as an anticlimax which then filled the vowel sound in a low tone.
V (1995) is fifth with hits album "Romansa". KLaKustik - This is one of Indonesian history in the music world because it is very rare recording of a musical group directly as that in doing KLa Project. This event took place on March 11, 1996 at Gedung Kesenian Jakarta. Guest stars are coloring Budhy Haryono-drummer, Danny-bass Supit, Edi Kemput-guitarist-percussionist Adjierao, Hendri Lamiri-Violin, Neta, Vivi Subono, Joko Bakti, Andre Manika and Fransisca Insani-backing vocals. A month later they were in presenting the show to television and approximately seven months later they released a cassette album.
KLakustik # 1 (1996) is the sixth album recorded live at Gedung Kesenian Jakarta, March 11, 1996, which brought almost all the songs they've ever made only concern this time with the touch of unplugged music. The new song which they bring is the "Drizzle" and "Friends of compliments."
KLakustik # 2 (1996) is a continuation of the first KLakustik first album. Synthesis (1998), is his seventh album, which became a barometer of music in Indonesia. Many fans are asking the flow of pop music KLa little changed from the usually after they rely on "Sudi Turun Ke Bumi" as the song mainstay. But KLanis launched treated with a second hit "Saujana" in the map of Indonesian music. Saujana means vision, which takes the theme of the Indonesian state conditions, in order to continue to have the foresight.
Classic (1999) album-8. In the process of this album, they are more open to compromise in making the album presented to the audience listeners (KLanis). Seen from the beginning of the process of making songs, lyrics and concepts that they watch as the key to the explosion of this album. Moments awaited new fans would KLanis and is a proof that the work of KLa Project is not common.
In March 2001, Lilo turns out from this band. However KLa keep going despite only leaving Gil and Adi. Then in 2003, KLa decided to add three new personnel, namely Erwin Prasetya, Yoel Vai and Hari Goro. Their names were changed to NuKLa. NuKLa had released one album in 2004 entitled "New Chapter".
In 2006, Erwin Prasetya NuKLa decided to exit because of differences in vision. Shortly thereafter, stating that NuKLa Katon renamed back into KLa Project. One reason is the difficulty of changing the image of the old becomes new KLa. At the beginning of the year 2009, KLa do a reunion album with KLa Returns marked the launch of three members of their original: Katon, Lilo, and Adi. Some members of KLa Project also his solo career. Katon has released six albums, Adi scored two albums, one album and a new Lilo.
- 1989 - KLa
- 1990 - Kedua
- 1992 - Pasir Putih
- 1994 - Ungu
- 1995 - Kelima
- 1996 - KLakustik
- 1998 - Sintesa
- 2000 - Klasik
- 2004 - New Chapter (sebagai NuKLa)
- 2009 - KLa Returns
The Best of Kla Project
- Tak Bisa Pindah Ke Lain Hati
- Terpurukku Disini
- Tentang Kita
- Belahan Jiwa
- Pasir Putih
- Kidung Mesra
- Menjemput Impian
- Bantu Aku
- Lagu Baru
- Waktu Tersisa
- Meski Tlah Jauh
- Satu Kayu Berdua
- Anak Dara
- Pasangan Jiwa
- Yogyakarta (Accoustic Version)
- Salamku Sahabat (Accoustic Version)
- Waktu Tersisa (Accoustic Version)
- Gerimis (Accoustic Version)