Lemaitre (pronounced French: [ləmɛtʁ] is a Norwegian indie electronic duo hailing from Oslo. The duo consists of members Ketil Jansen and Ulrik Denizou Lund,who met originally as schoolmates in Lillehammer, in southeastern Norway. Jansen and Lund came together to form Lemaitre on June 20, 2010. Lemaitre is currently living in Los Angeles, California.
Since the duo's inception during summer 2010,Lemaitre has released a number of EPs, including: the Relativity Series: Relativity 1, 2, 3 and Relativity by Nite; The Friendly Sound; andSingularity.
The duo released their latest EP, 1749, on January 29, 2016.Inspiration for the name "1749" came from the home Lemaitre has been living in during their time in Los Angeles—which also serves as a low budget–home studio for the pair. The home was previously owned by famed American rapper and producer Dr Dre during the 1990's.