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Sounds Like: Black Sabbath, 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]
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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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  • Wed

    Jul 23

    Brande-Hörnerkirchen, DE | 8:00pm
    Headbangers Open Air Festival
    Brande-Hörnerkirchen, DE
    Wed Jul 23 8:00pm


    Salem at Headbangers Open Air Festival

  • Sat

    Sep 6

    Glasgow, UK | 7:00pm

    Glasgow, UK
    Sat Sep 06 7:00pm


    Morgul presents another night of legendary NWOBHM-Bands. Spartan Warrior After a phenomenal show with Holocaust last year Spartan Warrior return to Scotland once more! get ready for fist-pumping and fast old-school Heavy Metal !! Salem Following the release of the brilliant comeback album "Forgotten Dream" SALEM will make their first ever appearance in Scotland! Beautiful double-leads and epic sing-alongs await! Support from: Disaster Area Classically brewed Hard Rock from Glasgow, triple distilled with a blend of Heavy Metal and Glam Rock for a classic smooth taste. one more support tbc tickets: tbc

  • Fri

    Sep 26

    Groningen, NL | 8:00pm

    Groningen, NL
    Fri Sep 26 8:00pm



  • Sat

    Sep 27

    Oberhausen, DE | 8:00pm

    Oberhausen, DE
    Sat Sep 27 8:00pm



  • Sun

    Sep 28

    Tilburg, NL | 8:00pm

    Tilburg, NL
    Sun Sep 28 8:00pm



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  • Steve Zuwala (Artist) Steve Zuwala
    Awesome sounds!
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    Greats tunes!
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    We were surprised we'd not heard of your rockstar music before our first visit to this page. Gooooooooooosh, you're cool.
  • Kevin Zen (Artist) Kevin Zen
    Really enjoyed the Purple Worm Takeover broadcast! Rock On!
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    Brilliant gig in Uelsen guys. Loved it! Gr Jeroen (Metalstorm)
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Q: Hail Salem! Can i buy "in the beginning" with band autograph and "in the beginning" tshirt S size directly from you??
A: Hi. Thanks for the question. Q. Can you buy a signed copy of "In The Beginning" and a T-shirt? A. Yes, of course! We do have a few signed LPs still available - and a new batch of T-shirts. Send us an email and we'll sort these out for you. Cheers \m/

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