Friends Vs Music is a London-based artist and producer management company and music consultancy founded in 2017 by Pip Newby. Pip has previously held A&R positions at Play It Again Sam/[PIAS] UK Ltd and Atlantic Records, as well as having run his own independent label, Friends Vs Records. With over a decade of label experience, Pip has worked with artists like Enter Shikari, Ghostpoet, Crystal Fighters, fun., Keaton Henson and Editors.

Friends Vs Music is all about the development of talent, whether artists, producers or other personnel. We aim to forge career-long partnerships working creatively and responsibly with those who wish to be successful and professionally challenged.

As well as management services, we're keen to meet other music companies, brands, artists and agencies who are looking for music expertise. We can provide both logistical and creative help on many projects - whether it be traditional A&R and artist development services, label and project management or creative help in other related fields.

We're always interested in new clients and new opportunities. Please feel free to start a conversation on the contact page.