Salim Nourallah is a Texas based singer/songwriter/producer heavily influenced by White album era Beatles. His debut "Polaroid" was released in 2004 on Western Vinyl/Secretly Canadian to rave reviews like this one: "discovering a singer-songwriter who can stop time is rare, but Salim Nourallah is such a find..." (Rolling Stone). "Beautiful Noise" followed in 2006 to more critical acclaim and in his hometown of Dallas he swept the Observer music awards that year with Best Album/Best Song and Best Producer. Salim has gone on to win 7 consecutive Observer Awards for Best Producer. His 5th solo cd, Hit Parade, was released in April 2012 by the German indie label, Tapete Records.