The Chemical Brothers

British electronic music duo

The Chemical Brothers are a British electronica duo based in Manchester. They have released nine albums, five of which reached number one on the UK album charts. They are part of the big beat genre, along with the likes of The Prodigy, The Crystal Method and Fatboy Slim.

The Chemical Brothers
The Chemical Brothers performing live. Ed Simons (Left) and Tom Rowlands (Right)
The Chemical Brothers performing live. Ed Simons (Left) and Tom Rowlands (Right)
Background information
Also known asThe 237 Turbo Nutters, The Dust Brothers, Chemical Ed & Chemical Tom
OriginManchester, United Kingdom
GenresBig beat
Alternative dance
Progressive house
Breakbeat
Trip hop
Years active1991–present
LabelsJunior Boy's Own, Astralwerks, Freestyle Dust, Virgin Records
WebsiteTheChemicalBrothers.com
MembersTom Rowlands
Ed Simons