- 1995: local gigs, a piano man
- 1996: new name nicotine , tour through germany, first serious recordings, the first tape called nicotine'
- 1997: germany tour, recordings for the first album 'Triptis EP', no official release, working with artists, gigs in theaters and stuff, benefit concerts such as to help a 'skater hall'
- 1998: recordings for the album 'Airlines', contest winnings
- 1999: germany tour, creating new song material
- 2000: hard work at the new album, germany tour with e.g. likemillion(usa), les savy furs(usa)