- Lawrence Friend


Lawrence's talent and passion for music spans over sixteen years; heavily influenced by his musician brother, he started playing the drums from the age of 14, DJing from the age of 15 and producing from the age of 16. Over the last 6 years he has been in demand as a DJ, writer and producer internationally.His expertise widely ranges from residencies in London, Brighton and the British south coast to events in Monaco, Dubai, Barcelona and China, as well as DJing at the UK's most sought-after clubs including Ministry of Sound, Pacha and Brixton Academy.Lawrence is currently working as an individual artist; djing and producing under his own name, as well as working closely with other producers on various collaborations.Over a six year period Lawrence has performed alongside some of the world’s biggest acts such as: Basement Jaxx, Groove Armada, Fatboy Slim, Mark Knight, Carl Cox, Full Intention, Grant Nelson, Hoxton Whores, Judge Jules, Dave Spoon and many more. In 2011 Lawrence started the website ‘Public House UK’ (PHUK), he used this as a tool to showcase and review his favourite new releases, perform artist interviews and offer a platform for new producers to display their releases to the internet. The site has been extremely successful having hundreds of labels and producers send in promo’s every week, check out www.publichouseuk.co.uk.