NINA + Parallels with Jessie Frye at RUINS
Known as the "Queen of Synthwave", NINA's debut album 'Sleepwalking' was released on March 16th 2018 selling out within a week on vinyl and CD. Based in London and born in Berlin, NINA has toured internationally supporting legendary artists including ERASURE, Monarchy, DE/VISION and Mesh. NINA is a regular on synthwave's top YouTube channel "New Retrowave" and her song "We Are The Wild Ones" was featured on SyFy’s US TV Series "Being Human" exposing her to millions of viewers.
Toronto synth-pop trio Parallels released their third album "Metropolis" in 2017. The album was fully crowdfunded by fans through PledgeMusic, reaching 120% of their goal. NME described front-woman, Holly Dodson’s vocals as "A young Madonna meets modern electro”. Parallels can be heard on the soundtrack of Oscar winning short-film “Curfew” which features their song “Dry Blood”. The band has toured extensively supporting artists such as Florence + The Machine, YELLE, Timecop1983, Miami Horror and Glass Candy.