Mike Weatherley, the Conservative Member of Parliament for Hove and Portslade, and founder of the House the House competition, is delighted at the resounding success of finals, as legendary DJ Fatboy Slim played on the Terrace of the House of Commons.
House the House, run by the Last Night a DJ Saved My Life Foundation, encourages those aged between 16-25 years old to get more involved in their communities through grassroots initiatives and to raise awareness for community music projects. For more information on House the House click here.
Commenting, Fatboy Slim said: “I’ve played some exciting and unique places around the world from Bondi Beach to The Great Wall of China and even an Igloo, but playing in the House of Commons might be the most unique to date. I’m a proud supporter of Last Night A DJ Saved My Life and the work that it’s doing with House The House. Music is a huge part of my life and to give something back in this way is amazing.”
Commenting, Mike said: “Last night’s final of the House the House competition, with Fatboy Slim playing the first ever DJ set in the House of Commons, was a tremendous success. House the House raises the profile of young musicians and House music in general. The competition’s accomplishments just goes to show how Last Night A DJ Saved My Life and House the House are great examples of what the whole music industry can achieve in an innovative way.”