Music & Food Writer / Radio DJ / Lecturer / MC Resident DJ for Blue Galaxy of “FUJI ROCK FESTIVAL”. Salam’s radio program on J-WAVE “Oriental Music Show” got the Best Radio Entertainment Award 2017 by The Japan Commercial Broadcasters Association. Salam regularly visits Middle-Eastern countries and the Indian Subcontinent since the late 1980’s to research local music, food & culture. He has published 5 books about World Music & 5 books about Middle-Eastern Cooking. Salam’s weekly music program “Ongaku Yuran Hiko” on NHK-FM (Japan Broadcasting Corporation) is the most popular World Music radio program in Japan. His recipe book “MEYHANE TABLE” ranked No.1 in Amazon’s Ethnic cook books category.