Artem Ugodnikov studied music at the R. Glier Kyiv Institute of Music in Ukraine. In 2012 he joined the Ukrainian music band Gorchitza and performed on the largest stages of Russia and Ukraine with international stars such as Nelly Furtado, Placebo, Chemical Brothers, and Stereo MC’s. Artem has performed with many famous musicians in Ukraine on both drums and electronic music – he has written tracks for multiple bands and also wrote music for a McDonald’s commercial (see below). Artem taught for several years at the Children’s Music School No. 1 and loves to pass on his love of music to kids/adults. He teaches Abelton as well as multiple other platforms for electronic music lessons.

Check out some videos below of his drumming, electronic tracks, and live performances in various bands.

Artem wrote the music for this McDonald’s commercial: