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Rank #1 UK Hull, UK Metal / Classic Rock, Hard Rock / NWOBHM

50% of sales go to the charity Fender Music Foundation.

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Sounds Like: UFO, Judas Priest, Rainbow, Chickenfoot, Iron Maiden

Label: Pure Rock Records

Bio: Salem was formed in 1979 and built a strong following with their heavy rock based on thundering rhythms, soaring twin-guitars and powerful melodies.

The band’s 1982 single sold globally and continued gig across the northeast of England before folding in May 1983.

In 2010, Salem’s original recor... See Full Bio

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"X Rated" EP - new recordin...
Mar 11, 2013
The final song on our new "X Rated" EP is a bonus 1980s track that we've re-reco... [more]
X Rated - EP title track - ...
Feb 19, 2013
The third new song - and title track of our forthcoming limited edition BROFEST ... [more]
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    Forgotten Dreams Released on Dec 6, 2013
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    X Rated - BROFEST 2013 edition Released on Mar 2, 2013
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    New Tricks - Europe 2012 Released on Oct 28, 2012
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    New Tricks - The New... Released on Nov 9, 2011
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    In The Beginning ... Released on Jun 25, 2010
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  • Wildfire (Artist) Wildfire
    Really impressed guys.Sounds so dynamic. Keep up the great work. Cheers, Wildfire :-)
  • Motto Perpetuo (Official Web) (Artist) Motto Perpetuo (Offi...
    Great sound and excellent work.Greetighs from Barcelona.
  • Stihia (Artist) Stihia
  • JGoth (Artist) JGoth
    Nice tunes! If ya get a chance check mine out, love any input
  • AWE.SOME (Artist) AWE.SOME
    Great music, Salem!:))) Stay unique as you are and sincere in what you do! Cheers!:)))
  • Steve Zuwala (Artist) Steve Zuwala
    Awesome sounds!
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Q: Hey guys amazing gig at the HOA warm up, next year you must play the at the festval as well! I`m interested in two copies of the "In the beginning" CD do you have that one in stock? Cheers! Daniel/Sw
A: Hi Daniel!! Glad you enjoyed our show at Headbangers Open Air!! We have sold all copies of the "In The Beginning " album - you could try Pure Steel Records - www.purerock-records.com/bands/view/278/SALEM - or look online at Amazon or similar !? Good luck!

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