Through the years with Basement Jaxx – eight highlights of their career

From underground acts to chart toppers, British dance duo Basement Jaxx have basically made an impression on everyone at one time or another throughout their 20-year career. I mean, they gave us the 2001 classic “Where’s Your Head At”! Already with seven well-received studio albums in the archives, the guys have yet another one to be released this summer: Junto.

Here at Public Works, we’re proud to bring the legendary award-winning duo Basement Jaxx for a DJ set alongside Wicked’s Jeno on Saturday.

1994: The guys start a regular club night called Basement Jaxx in Brixton

1999: Basement Jaxx release their first full-length album, Remedy, including the single “Red Alert” which was featured in the film Bend It Like Beckham and in Nickelodeon and Coca Cola commercials.

2002: Their second album Rooty features “Where’s Your Head At?”, which became an international hit and was included in the Lara Croft, Tomb Raider soundtrack!

2002: Basement Jaxx win best dance act at the BRIT Awards.

2004: The track “Good Luck” was re-released in 2004, after exposure from being the theme to BBC’s Euro 2004 coverage, and was also featured in the soundtrack of Just Married and Appleseed, an anime film released in 2004.

Basement Jaxx win a Grammy for their album

Basement Jaxx win a Grammy for their album Kish Kash

2004: Basement Jaxx win best dance act at the BRIT Awards — again.

2005: The Basement Jaxx album Kish Kash wins the ‘Best Electronic/Dance Album’ award at the 47th Grammy Awards.

2014: Basement Jaxx officially announced their seventh album, Junto, to be released in August.