Tobias Thomas

Kompakt - Cologne

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 is working as a professional DJ since 1990, as a producer he was involved in cooperations & projects like Forever Sweet (with Michael Mayer and Reinhard Voigt) or Thomas/Mayer (with Michael Mayer) and did remixes for Tocotronic, Wassermann, Blaze, Commercial Breakup, Peter Licht, Andreas Dorau, Stella, Phantom/Ghost and others alongside Superpitcher, Jörg Burger, Dettinger, Michael Mayer, Ada, Geiger and Reinhard Voigt.

After working as a music journalist for german music magazine SPEX from 2000 - 2006, Tobias became part of the Cologne music festival c/o pop, where he worked as the program director until 2013. From 2014 - 2021 he was part of Kompakt as booking agent, project and artist manager.

Between 1998 and 2014 he was hosting the famous »Total Confusion«-Clubnight in Cologne. As a DJ Tobias Thomas played in more than 30 countries and on 4 continents.

He has released three Mix-CDs, »Für Dich« (1999), »Smallville« (2003) and »Please Please Please« (2007) on Kompakt and – with Forever Sweet – the album »Geben & Nehmen« on Ladomat (1998). 

In April 2021 the DJ Mix “Connecting The Dots 3 - Tobias Thomas“ was released digital only through Kompakt. 



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