For Immediate Release
April 5th, 2010

The Salts Officially Break Up!
The Salts Offering all their recorded music for FREE (3 albums, 33 songs)

Chicago, Illinois –  Three piece indie/rock/alternative Chicago Supergroup The Salts have officially broke up on March 29th, 2010.  The Salts really never had a chance to show the world new tracks off their self-released second album, called Broomstick Rock Star (released on December 22nd, 2009). The Salts would love for everyone to have a chance to listen to the music they put so much time and effort into, so they are giving away this new album, along with their other 2 albums for FREE.

The Salts
active late 2006 to March 29th, 2010
(called The Summer Salts until 5.2009)
Albums Released: 3
Do A Somersault!, self-released 5.2008, 13 songs
Broomstick Rock Star, self-released 12.2009, 11 songs
Just A Pinch, self-released 3.9.2010), 9 songs
Total Songs Released: 33

Sure, bands form and break up all the time.  But once and a while there are those bands that when they were around they were only a blip on the radar….maybe they didn’t promote or play enough shows, but the band was really good spectacular and a special thing and made some great music and recordings.

The band members have gone their respective ways.  Travis Lee Wiggins is still continuing to play and record with his solo project Essex Chanel (, as well as with his other two current bands, The Personal FX ( and Dolphins Swimming ( Mike Rice is starting a new band (for the present time you can visit (  Luke Krause has been playing drums for City at Large  (

The Salts would like to thank all their fans for all their support during the years.

For a complete history of The Salts please visit

All 3 albums can be streamed and downloaded at


Download Broomstick Rock Star the full album with cover art at:

Download Do A Somersault! at:

Download Just A Pinch at:


Genre – indie/rock/alternative
Similar Artists – Franz Ferdinand, Bloc Party, The Strokes, Interpol

Press Contact:
Travis Lee Wiggins,
Sweet Goodness Music
mail (at) sweetgoodnessmusic (dot) com