Basement Jaxx ‎– Red Alert

XL Recordings ‎– XLT 100, Atlantic Jaxx ‎– XLT 100
Vinyl, 12", 33 ⅓ RPM, Single

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A1 Red Alert (Jaxx Club Mix) 6:19
B1 Red Alert (Eric Morillo + Harry Romero Dub)
Keyboards – Lanny Underwood*Mixed By – Dave Darlington*Remix, Producer [Additional] – Erick 'More' Morillo*, Harry 'Choo Choo' Romero*
B2 Red Alert (Steve Gurley Vocal Mix)
Remix, Producer [Additional] – Steve Gurley

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Entered and peaked at #5 on the UK singles chart, 1st May 1999.

"Red Alert Red Alert It's a catastrophe. But don't worry, don't panic. Ain't nothing goin' on but history But it's alright, don't panic. And the music keeps on playing on and on..."

"Contains a sample from 'Far Beyond' performed by Locksmith. Used courtesy of Arista Records Inc."

"Track B1 remix and additional production" "for Double Platinum Productions, inc." "Mixed for Platinum Audio."

"Made in England."

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (UPC-A): 634904110062
  • Barcode: 6 34904 11006 2
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): MIKE'S – THE EXCHANGE
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): XLT 100 A³
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): DA MONT
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, upside down): N
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): XLT 100DJ1 B²
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): MIKE'S – THE EXCHANGE
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, upside down): DAMONT
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, upside down): T1 D

Other Versions (5 of 22) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
RISE 037 Basement Jaxx Red Alert(12") Rise RISE 037 Italy 1999 Sell This Version
XLT 100 Basement Jaxx Red Alert(12", Single, W/Lbl) XL Recordings, Atlantic Jaxx XLT 100 UK 1999 Sell This Version
ASW 6274-2, 0 1704 66274 2 9 Basement Jaxx Red Alert(CD, Maxi) Astralwerks, Astralwerks ASW 6274-2, 0 1704 66274 2 9 US 1999 Sell This Version
ADICT066CD Basement Jaxx Red Alert(CD, Maxi) Addiction Records ADICT066CD Australia 1999 Sell This Version
none Basement Jaxx Red Alert(CDr, Maxi, Promo) XL Recordings none 1999 Sell This Version


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September 24, 2007
For me, this is the definitive Basement Jaxx single. I remember this at the time and fell in love with it instantly. Its so chunky and very funky. The vocals are super catchy too.

This absolutely rocked the terrace at Space in ibiza 1999, i think i remember hearing Judge Jules okay this first on his radio 1 show.

Basement Jaxx went on to become a successful crossover act after this too. I still think however, that this is still there best record and it's highly unlikely they'll top it.