Jody Friedman is the founder of HD MUSIC NOW, a full service music licensing & supervision company that regularly licenses songs to film, television, advertising, trailers, video games, and more.
In business since 2008, HD Music Now quickly became known amongst the music supervisor community as a go-to music licensing house. Jody prides himself in his ability to listen and understand music requests received, and provide on point, easy to clear suggestions within a short turnaround.
He has represented music from artists such as Styx, Clint Black, Elton John and many up and coming independent bands, composers and producers.
Selections from the HD Music Now catalog have been heard in television shows such as Ray Donovan, Breaking Bad, American Horror Story, Hart of Dixie, Private Practice, Grey’s Anatomy, True Blood, Dexter, Shameless; In Feature films such as Dolphin Tale, Jobs, Friends with Benefits, Baggage Claim, Dinner For Schmucks, Parental Guidance, American Reunion; In advertisements for K-Mart, Direct TV, Viasat & Chevy; and in trailers for Rock of Ages, John Carter & Earth to Echo.
Jody has music supervised several independent feature films including Don’t Fade Away (Mischa Barton, Beau Bridges), Camp Hell (Andrew McCarthy, Jessie Eisenberg), Three Veils (Eric Avari, Mercedes Masohn), and more…
He is currently serving as music supervisor for the international feature film, “Strictly Salsa”.
An artist and songwriter in his own right (as Jody Aaron), Jody travels regularly to Nashville, TN to write with multi-platinum writers and Grammy winners on music row. Learn more here.
Jenn's an east coast native living in LA and she is super passionate about music, film, and tv. She loves her rescue pup Betty, Turner Classic Movies, collecting vinyl, and always enjoys sharing good food and wine with friends.
Jenn got her start in the indie record label world in 1999, working at Beggars Group, where she grew with the company, which ultimately led to heading up the film and tv licensing dept. After parting ways with the label group in 2009, Jenn started up her own company, Syncalicious Music, where she pitches tunes from her roster and affiliates' and music supervises as well.
Jenn began working with HD Music Now in June of 2009. She brings a wealth of knowledge, passion and experience to the company and we are thrilled to have her as part of the team.
Kenny Lamb is a multi-platinum producer/songwriter who began his career as a staff writer for Warner/Chappell Nashville. Kenny has worked and collaborated with some of the most successful artists in the industry, including Jason Aldean, 'N Sync, Justin Timberlake, Little Big Town, Rhett Akins, and many more. A prolific songwriter and developer of talent, Kenny has been instrumental in the development of artists such as the Dove award winning band Building 429 (Word/Curb Records), Ashley Monroe of Pistol Annies (Sony Records), Whitney Duncan (Capitol Records), Steel Magnolia (Big Machine Records), Meredith Edwards (Mercury Records), Across the Sky (Word/Warner Bros Records).
In 2013, HD Music Now teamed up with Kenny Lamb to create development opportunities for artists and songwriters. Kenny's track record for developing talent is top notch, landing many Major Label deals for artists, and helping further the careers of many more indie artists. HD Music Now will be working with Kenny to develop select artists & songwriters. Those artists are given the opportunity to take their sound and songs to the next level, and work closely with one of the best in the business. HD Music Now is excited about this new relationship, and will play a supportive role in sync placement.