We sat down with the creator of the famous House Every Weekend, David Zowie, to talk about his new track, his summer highlights, fashion & what’s in store for 2017.
Who influences you musically?
Daft Punk, Prodigy, Pharrell, Timberland, Vikter Duplaix and many more
Name three artists you had on your playlist growing up…
Kriss Kross, Shabba Ranks, EMF.. they were Unbelievable.
When was the pinnacle moment you realised you could make a career in music?
I’ve never thought about having a career I just always made music regardless..
What’s been your biggest career highlight so far?
The success of House Every Weekend but hoping the best is yet to come.
If you could collaborate with one other artist, past or present, who would it be?
I’ve mentioned Madonna a few times but still waiting on that one! So I will say Diplo.
Where is the most memorable venue you’ve ever played?
The Palm, Dubai
What/Who/Where is the most memorable performance you’ve ever seen?
Barrington Levy, Jazz Cafe, Camden.
You took a bit of a hiatus since your dominating dance floor track, House Every Weekend. How have you been spending your time off?
Visiting various places I wanted to go to like a mini bucket list. Building a base to work out of and working on some film ideas.
You’re now back with your track, The Real Don. How pleased are you with the track?
Very pleased. We were going for that nostalgic sound brought into the new age and I think it sounds that way. The track and the video complement each other well.
Did you face any difficulties when creating The Real Don?
No, it was a pleasure.
Apart from your own, what song are you playing on repeat at the moment?
Chase n Status – Tribes, Fisher – Ya Kidding, CamelPhat – Cola
What’s been your summer highlight of 2017?
Making our first music video.
What’s your guilty pleasure track?
George Michael – Everything She Wants. Although it’s not really guilty..
What does a day in the life of David Zowie look like? How do you spend your down time?
Cook food, play music, watch and play football when i can.
Favourite film/TV series?
Film – Back To The Future 2, TV Series – The Apprentice
Drink of choice on a night out?
Can you give us your best/cheesiest pick up line?
Try these:..’Have a feel of that… Boyfriend material’ and ‘Are you a stamp because I think you’re 1st class’
Can you explain your fashion sense? How would you describe your style?
Bright and loud finished off with something understated.
Describe yourself in three words?
God is real
What advice do you have for aspiring DJs?
Practice and develop your own style to stand out.
Thanks for taking the time to chat to us David Zowie. Make sure you check out the music video for The Real Don below: