Related Party Transactions and Outside Related Director Information

Salem Communications Corporation (SALM)

4/24/2006 Proxy Information

Mr. Atsinger is the brother-in-law of Mr. Epperson.

Leases With Principal Stockholders

As of March 30, 2006, the Company leases the studios and tower and antenna sites described in the table below from Messrs. Atsinger and Epperson or trusts or partnerships created for the benefit of Messrs. Atsinger and Epperson and their families. All such leases have cost of living adjustments. Based upon management’s assessment and analysis of local market conditions for comparable properties, the Company believes that such leases do not have terms that vary materially from those that would have been available from unaffiliated parties. (See page 23 of proxy for table).

Rental expense paid by the Company to Messrs. Atsinger and Epperson or trusts or partnerships created for the benefit of their families for 2005 amounted to approximately $1.0 million. Rental expense paid by the Company to Mr. Atsinger or trusts created for the benefit of his family for 2005 amounted to approximately $0.1 million.

Radio Stations Owned by the Eppersons

Nancy A. Epperson, the wife of the Chairman of the Board, Stuart W. Epperson, currently serves as an officer, director and stockholder of several radio broadcasting entities as follows:

• Secretary, Treasurer, and a director of Truth Broadcasting Corporation, licensee of WLVA-AM, Lynchburg, Virginia, WDRV-AM, Wake Forest, North Carolina, WTRU-AM, Kernersville, North Carolina, WKEW-AM, Greensboro, North Carolina, WPOL-AM, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, WZRH-AM, Dallas, North Carolina, and broker of airtime on WGMA-AM, Spindale, North Carolina.

• President, a director and 100% stockholder of Chesapeake-Portsmouth Broadcasting Corporation, licensee of WTJZ-AM, Newport News, Virginia, WLES-AM, Lawrenceville, Virginia, WPMH-AM, Claremont, Virginia, and broker of airtime on WRJR-AM, Portsmouth, Virginia. Chesapeake-Portsmouth Broadcasting Corporation is also a 50% member of Northeast Florida Radio LLC, permittee of 20010817AAf-AM, Nassau Village-Ratliff, Florida.

• President and a director of Delmarva Educational Association, licensee of noncommercial radio station WAZP-FM, Cape Charles, Virginia and permittee of noncommercial radio station WWIP-FM, Cheriton, Virginia, and

• President and a director of New Covenant Educational Ministries, Inc., licensee of noncommercial radio station WCRJ-FM, Jacksonville, Florida (and FM translator W279AG), and noncommercial station WAYL-FM, St. Augustine, Florida (and FM translators W232AY, Jacksonville, Florida and W262AG, Orange Park, Florida).

These Virginia and North Carolina markets are not currently served by stations owned and operated by the Company. Acquisitions in such markets are not part of the Company’s current business and acquisition strategies. The stations in the Florida markets are non-commercial stations and translators. Under his employment agreement, Mr. Epperson is required to offer the Company a right of first refusal of opportunities related to the Company’s business.

Radio Stations Owned by Mr. Hinz

Mr. Hinz, a director of the Company, through companies or entities controlled by him, operates 19 radio stations in Southern California. These radio stations are formatted in Christian Teaching and Talk programming in the Spanish language. Operating radio stations with such programming in the markets reached by such stations is not part of the Company’s current business strategy.

Truth For Life—Mr. Hinz and Mr. Weinberg

Mr. Hinz and Mr. Weinberg are members of the board of directors of Truth For Life, a non-profit organization that is a substantial customer of Salem. During 2005, the Company was paid approximately $1.6 million by Truth For Life for airtime.

Split-Dollar Life Insurance

In 1997, the Company purchased split-dollar life insurance policies for its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. The premiums were $134,000, $219,000 and $230,000 for the years ended December 31, 2003, 2004 and 2005, respectively. The amounts paid by the Company, which will be repaid by the beneficiaries of the insurance policies, have been reserved completely. On December 31, 2003, the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer transferred ownership of these insurance policies to the Company with the Company retaining the right to recover all amounts paid by the Company under said policies and the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer designating beneficiaries for the remainder of the policy proceeds.

Transportation Services Supplied by Atsinger Aviation

From time to time, the Company rents aircraft from a company which is owned by one of the principal stockholders. As approved by the independent members of the Company’s board of directors, the Company rents these aircraft on an hourly basis at what the Company believes are favorable rates and uses them for general corporate needs. Total rental expense for these aircraft for 2003, 2004 and 2005 amounted to approximately $277,000, $297,000 and $226,000, respectively.

Americans of Faith and Mr. Atsinger

Edward G. Atsinger III is the co-chair of the board of directors of Americans of Faith, a non-profit organization. The Company made charitable contributions to Americans of Faith of $45,000 and $30,000 in the years ended December 31, 2004 and 2005, respectively.

Employment of Edward C. Atsinger

Edward C. Atsinger, son of Edward G. Atsinger, III and beneficial owner of approximately 5.82% of our Class A common stock, was employed in the capacity of Producer until June 2, 2005. In 2005, he was paid $29,000 for his services.