Real Name:
Holly Dodson, Nick Dodson, Artem Galperine
Parallels is a electronic/pop trio consisting of Holly Dodson (vocalist, composer, producer - and daughter of artist, producer and owner of Marigold Productions Rich Dodson) her brother, drummer, Nick Dodson and Artem Galperine on synths. Parallels formed in 2007 when former member Cameron Findlay teamed up with Dodson to begin writing what would become their debut album, Visionaries released in 2010 on Marigold Records. Findlay left Parallels in 2011. Nick and Artem joined soon after Findlay's departure.

Parallels released their sophomore album, XII, in September 2012 on Marigold Records. XII boasts a brighter direction with Holly taking the lead on the album's song-writing and arrangements. "XII" eventually hit #5 on Canada's college radio charts in 2012. The album includes a rendition of "Moonlight Desires" by Canadian artist Lawrence Gowan. Following the release of "XII", Parallels toured North America and was chosen by NXNE as one of the top 15 Alternative bands to perform at the festival. Parallels' song "Dry Blood", from their debut album "Visionaries" was featured on the soundtrack for Curfew (2012 film) directed by Shawn Christensen that won the 2013 Academy Award for Best Live Action Short Film.

In 2015, Parallels' "Civilization EP" hit #1 in Canada, on Earshot's "National Electronic Chart". "Civilization EP" includes a cover of "Age Of Consent" by British alternative group New Order. In its review of the EP, Electronic Rumors deemed Parallels "Undoubtedly one of Canada's finest synthpop exports".


Parallels Discography Tracks


Parallels - Visionaries album art Parallels Visionaries (Album) Marigold Records Canada 2010 Sell This Version
Parallels - XII album art Parallels XII (Album) Marigold Records Canada 2012 Sell This Version
Parallels - Metropolis album art Parallels Metropolis (Album) Marigold Productions Canada 2016 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Parallels - Ultralight album art Parallels Ultralight (Maxi, Single) THISISNOTANEXIT UK 2009 Sell This Version
Parallels - Salome EP album art Parallels Salome EP (EP) Not On Label (Parallels Self-released) Canada 2011
none Parallels - Time Will Crawl EP album art Parallels Time Will Crawl EP(3xFile, MP3, EP) Not On Label (Parallels Self-released) none Canada 2012
none Parallels - Things Fall Apart EP album art Parallels Things Fall Apart EP(3xFile, MP3, EP) Not On Label (Parallels Self-released) none Canada 2013
Parallels - Civilization EP album art Parallels Civilization EP (EP) Marigold Records Canada 2015 Sell This Version