Tobias humble

Tours and recordings with: Tricky, Gang Of Four, Ghostpoet, James McCartney, Jamie N Commons, Farao, EERA, Pete Molinari, Kimberly Anne, LA SHARK, Pleasure Complex, Grimson, The Ghosts, LAISH, Gerard & The Watchmen, Tuvaband, Worry Dolls, Alex Bayly, Andrew Butler, Marcus Foster, Patch & The Giant, FEMME, Zeit Raum Mensch, Lawns, Robot, Special-K, Nicole Faux Naiv, Tara Nome Doyle, Katie Melua x Simon Goff.

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Tobias first played the drums aged 5 in a carpentry workshop above a family party. Years later, he attended Drumtech in London where he attained a First Class Bachelor of Music Degree.


Simply put, he has toured the world and performed as a session musician for numerous solo artists and bands. 


He thrives in varied stylistic environments and always looks to be outside of his comfort zone. He sings backing vocals and is very comfortable with Ableton and hybrid sample-pad drumming.

He is a dual citizen of the UK and the USA and currently lives in Berlin. 

He has performed on late night shows including; Letterman, Conan, Kimmel, The Late Late Show with Ryan Tubridy, Lorraine, Rachel Ray and various other TV morning shows. 

He has recorded with producers such as, David Kahne (Paul McCartney, The Strokes, Stevie Nicks), Youth (Kate Bush, Primal Scream, U2), Andy Gill (Gang Of Four, RHCP, Killing Joke), Ben Hillier (Nadine Shah, Blur, The Maccabees) among others. 

Tobias is a band member of both Lawns and Zeit Raum Mensch.

He currently performs as a session musician for Tricky, EERA, Tara Nome Doyle and Katie Melua x Simon Goff.


Session work


Tobias has composed music for clients including Hilton Hotels, Suzuki, Dermablend, Funkin Cocktails, The Fountain Institute Podcast, Hillarys and the Cumberland Building Society and more.

He offers bespoke compositions for a variety of purposes and in a variety of styles.

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