Matthew Tobias has been playing drums since age 4. Matthew has been playing professionally for his 27 years since college. In that time, he has played hundreds of shows in over a dozen countries.

Matthew also owns empty house studio, where he produces and records artists and also drums on projects for artists from around the country. Matthew has drummed on over 1,500 projects and produced/mixed over 200 records.

empty house studio opened in Omaha, Nebraska in 1999 and operated primarily as a drum set recording facility and singer/songwriter project studio until 2011. In March 2013, empty house studio relocated to Albuquerque, New Mexico.