Mathias Schneeberger is a German born Producer, Engineer and Multi-Instrumentalist. His professional career started in London as a studio musician and composer. Later, he moved to Berlin where he worked as an in-house Producer/ Engineer for several studios, such as Vielklang Studio, Hansa Studio, etc. Here, he met and worked with many international artists such as Lemonheads,Joe Jackson,Mick Harvey. Besides his studio work, he was touring as FOH engineer for bands such as The Obsessed, Urge Overkill/ Nirvana, etc.
Mathias was hired to produce “The Church Within” in California when The Obsessed signed with Columbia Records in 1993, prompting him to move to Los Angeles. He continued working in Los Angeles and New York with many other bands.
In 1995, he founded Donner & Blitzen Studio in Los Angeles.
In his own and many other studios in California , Mathias has been working as a Producer, Engineer and Musician with Dave Catching and earthlings?, Greg Dulli (Twilight Singers, Afghan Whigs, Gutter Twins), Mark Lanegan and Joseph Arthur among many others. He has also been touring as a musician with Masters of Reality, earthlings?, Twilight Singers, Bran Van 3000 and Fatso Jetson playing various instruments.
As a composer, Mathias has scored films and written music for various commercials and television shows.