As a child, Yevgeny Minchenko studied at the bayan music school. At first he composed music just for himself. Later, under the name of Ivan Oblomov, he had been performing punk rock in the Russian band Nitro for about 20 years. He was a vocalist, played the bass guitar and guitar. The group has published 8 albums. At the same time he wrote disco music. He also experimented with electronic music. Since 2007 she has collaborated with Intervox Production Music.