Tobias Thomas, born April 1970 in the south of Germany, is a member of the inner circle of the Cologne based electronic label Kompakt since the early nineties. He has been working as a professional DJ since 1990, was involved in many cooperations & projects like Forever Sweet, Thomas/Mayer and did a number of remixes alongside Dettinger, Superpitcher, Jörg Burger, Geiger, Michael Mayer, Ada and Reinhard Voigt. As a former editor for the German music magazine SPEX he`s done interviews with Sven Väth, the Pet Shop Boys, Westbam, Depeche Mode, Wolfgang Tillmans, Erlend Øye, Justin Timberlake and many others. He left SPEX for good at the end of 2006 when the magazine moved to Berlin. After he stopped working as a music journalist, Tobias became part of the Cologne music festival c/o pop (www.c-o-pop.de), where he works as the program director. Since 1998 he´s been hosting the »Total Confusion«-Clubnight in Cologne together with his best friends Michael Mayer and Superpitcher. Until 2006 »Total Confusion« took place every Friday in the famous Studio 672 club, and since the beginning of 2007 it found a new – then monthly - home in a place called »Bogen 2«, a venue which is part of an old bridge spanning the river Rhine. Since March 2011 TC is having a break and is looking for a new venue ... In the past 20 years Tobias has played in more than 30 countries and on 5 continents. He has performed at world famous clubs as Ostgut, Berghain/Panorambar, Tresor, Watergate & Bar 25 in Berlin, the Robert Johnson in Offenbach, Omen in Frankfurt, Ultraschall in Munich, Tanzhalle St. Pauli, Golden Pudel and Click in Hamburg, Goa in Madrid, Nitsa in Barcelona, D-Edge in Sao Paolo, Space in Ibiza, Flex in Vienna, Fabric in London and many more. He released three Mix-CDs, »Für Dich« (1999), »Smallville« (2003) and »Please Please Please« on Kompakt and – with Forever Sweet – the album »Geben & Nehmen« on Ladomat (1998).