Real name Artem Romanov. Music producer, composer and songwriter. Born in Belarus. Based in St.Petersburg (Russia). The mix of felt piano, minimal, ambient, downtempo, folk guitar, unusual vocals and electronica. “My father is a musician, when I was a kid, he listened to a lot of good music like Sting, Phil Collins, Sade. I think it also influenced my preferences,” Melldu said. Artem start to creating his own music, inspired by artists Hans Zimmer, RY X, Nils Frahm, Fink, Burial, Apparat. Artem writes all his music, plays, sings and produces at his home studio. The first label releasing his tracks was Ninetofive (Sweden) in 2016.
Since 2018 he has been working as a producer and songwriter for other artists of various genres (alternative r&b, contemporary hip-hop, indie-pop). After years of searching for his own sound, Artem released debut LP album “Mute Theatre” in April 2021. The album combines elements of IDM and neoclassical vibes, and came out on the new label Maida Maori.