Adams, Nigel_CYMKNigel started out in the music industry at the UK office of US indie World Domination, before moving on to work as label manager at Infectious Records (part of Mushroom Records) with acts such as Ash, My Vitriol, Cable and Symposium.

In 2002 he left Mushroom Records with Wez, the GM at Mushroom, and co-founded Full Time Hobby Ltd shortly after, a music company including labels Full Time Hobby and Hassle,  FTH Management and FTH Publishing. At FTH he has signed acts such as Tunng, White Denim, School Of Seven Bells and The Leisure Society.