2015: Beyond the Black, UMC
Beyond The Black got the Metal Hammer Award 2015 for „Best Debut Album“.
UMC got signed by Universal Music.
2014: Beyond the Black
In 2014, Tobias joined the band "Beyond the Black" and played at the legendary Wacken Open Air.
2013: Ultimate Music Covers
Tobias and his friend Nils Lesser started the YouTube project Ultimate Music Covers.
2012: Studying at Popakademie Mannheim
Tobias started to study Pop-Music-Design (Drums) at the Popakademie in Mannheim.
He also joined the Indie-Pop band Oakfield.
2011: Joining Cypecore
Since 2011, Tobias has been part of the melodic death metal band Cypecore.
He ranked second at the national Jugend Musiziert 2011 contest.
He ranked first in the category "Drum-Set Pop" at the "Jugend Musiziert 2011 Baden-Würtemberg" contest.
2008: Studying Pop music
In 2008, Tobias joined the music high-school in Stuttgart as a pre-student while still going to school.
2006: Studying Jazz Music
In this year, Tobias started to study jazz music. He was picked as one of the youngest to that date, to join the big band "Landes Jugend Jazz Orchester", led by Prof. Bernd Konrad.
Additionally he joined the classical orchestra "Landes Jugend Orchester".
By joining the professional "Drum Department" drumming school in Stuttgart, Tobias started to concentrate on Pop/Rock drumming.
2004: Studying Classical Music
Tobias started to study classical music (Timapni, Mallets, Percussion) and joined the classical orchestra "Junge Philharmonie Ostwürttemberg" until 2010.
1996: The Beginning
At the early age of 6, Tobias' life-long study of the art of music and drumming in particular started.
His mother being an olympic athlete as well as a passionate musician and his dad also being a musician, he grew up with music and the stage.
He played his first gig on his grandma's birthday, getting 20 DM for ice cream. After this amazing success for the little man, several dozen bands and projects were to come.
Tobias was born back in 1990 in the town of Mutlangen, Germany.