The Salient Blog

Company news & random thoughts


Ambitious Indie Architect

To a decades-long lineage of folk singer/songwriters, lyrics are everything – try listening to a song by Leonard Cohen or Bob Dylan without focusing on the words. Other creators in the genre, like Jonas Lundvall, focus on crafting intricate narratives through sound, with lyrics adding to the overall atmosphere of…
November 8, 2017
Artist NewsThe Label

Imaginative Hard Rock Creators

Skull Parade are contemplative creators of hard rock music. We wanted to get a peek behind the mask (referred to their latest album cover) and hear how they create hard rock music and how they look at todays music business. With themes like mortality and social realism Skull Parade criticise…
July 21, 2017

6 Things to do Before Going to a Recording Studio

6 easy things to do before your studio session Regardless of if you’ve never previously been in a proper recording studio or if you’re an experienced recording artist, there are a few things all artists should do before they head into their recording session. Doing these things will not only save both…
June 28, 2017
Artist News

Skull Parade joins the Rexius family

Music should be creative, interesting and when it’s the best it will surprise the listener. Skull Parade does exactly this. "With Skull Parade, we get a band that permeates the vision we have as a label. To sign artists who are really talented and has an edge. We try to…
February 23, 2017

Woodlands by Bamik (EP)

Bamik makes folk rock and he makes it on his own. On the self produced EP Woodlands he plays everything from Mandolin to the drums and harmonica. It’s his own voice. This is him. The one who likes Mumford & Sons, Fleet Foxes and Bon Iver will welcome Bamik with…
November 18, 2016

Album: Burglar’s Flight av Elie & The Engine

Bra rockmusik är stor och outgrundligt mystisk. Den kan befria dig från ditt sinne och din kropp som en form av trans. Precis det händer när Elie & the Engine färgar sin pensel med leran från livets oljiga vattenpöl i sitt sökande efter människans rötter. Ut ljuder den gurglande livskraft…
April 8, 2016