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There are at least 10 bands that share this name:
1. An experimental band from Michigan, United States
2. An extreme metal band from Isreal
3. An alternative hip-hop band from Washington, United States
4. A post-hardcore band from Florida, United States
5. A heavy metal band from Spain
6. A melodic power metal band from the United States
7. A metal band from the United Kingdom
8. A thrash metal band from Slovenia
9. A metal band from Japan
10. An alternative rock band from Denmark

1. SALEM is a US-midwest band from Traverse City, Sound is composed of dark ambient but with elements of shoegaze, psychedelic dubstep and trip-hop. Some of the hype about Salem is perhaps the mystery that surrounds them. Much is unknown about the artist(s). Self-promoted through their two (eerily indescribable) Myspace profiles, Salem was quickly found by the likes of 20JGF, NME and brooklynvegan. They are a band, consisting of one girl and two guys, from Chicago/Michigan/NY. Their music has been compared to a cross between The Knife and Burial. So far they’ve released two CD-R’s on the Texas imprint, Disaro, (both out of print) and a 7” on the Canadian label, AcéPhale.

http://www.s4lem.com/
http://www.myspace.com/jjhhmm
http://www.myspace.com/salemhm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Salem_(Michigan_band)


2. The first Metal band hailing from Israel, and one of the most extreme at the time. Also the fathers of what’s mostly known as “oriental” metal.

Salem was formed in 1985, and is considered to be one of the first bands in the global underground scene to play death/doom metal.

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  • R3B3L1724

    I guess the best projects never last long.

    Yesterday 6:33pm Reply
  • DeadSummerDay

    salem so sick and durov verni stenu plz

    20 May 7:52pm Reply
  • rocketsup

    Alex953, ну не стукай :(

    16 May 7:08am Reply
  • Alex953

    rocketsup, обижаюсь, просто пиздец как. Тоже чтоль новый профиль завести, как ты?

    15 May 8:30pm Reply
  • rocketsup

    Alex953 ты уж не обижайся, дружок, но с бегемотом, дезстарз и крэдл оф филс в библиотеке подшконарным петухом являешься ты.

    12 May 2:40pm Reply
  • Alex953

    подшконарный петух пробормотал что-то невнятное, перед тем как сглотнуть.

    7 May 9:24am Reply
  • heytheredammit

    пацан кукарекает твой батя в млс! да и уж лучше быть модником-неженкой чем не таким как все крутым наркоманом вичхаусером :D иди по вене ёбни и саммер оф хейз заслушай отброс

    5 May 1:18pm Reply
  • Alex953

    модник-неженка закукарекал

    3 May 7:41pm Reply
  • heytheredammit

    омерзительная дрянь. маргинальщина

    2 May 4:02pm Reply
  • Miron2004

    SALEM - Israeli doom death metal group

    1 May 12:52pm Reply
  • pointpleasant

    king night was shit. get a grip, people. stuff beefo dat was way betta.

    20 Apr 8:44pm Reply
  • pointpleasant

    wept, lehnt, tretts - solid, conceptual even, tracks! i kind of feel like some of their best stuff is unreleased ´til this day.

    20 Apr 8:43pm Reply
  • Blvd_Nights

    yeah I guess they're done. Jack's social media never hints at new music. I'm Still in the Night is a nice goodbye piece I suppose.

    15 Apr 3:23am Reply
  • nymph_

    So they won't come back?

    8 Apr 9:38pm Reply
  • clecleclecle

    Still listening to this stuff in 2015. 2

    1 Apr 10:20pm Reply
  • weirdfeline

    I guess they knew they couldn't top the King Night album.

    20 Mar 1:08am Reply
  • SahaZ

    бесконечный трип

    17 Mar 6:11pm Reply
  • Q459

    ⬇ some pro stalking here

    15 Mar 11:40pm Reply
  • f3rran_smi7h

    Вполне неплохо

    12 Mar 8:41pm Reply
  • Exzart

    Salem R.I.P.

    7 Mar 3:38am Reply
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