Happy New Year!


This has been a fantastic year for us and we would like to thank you all for your kind words and support, for buying our album, for nominating our album to different "best of the year" awards and so on. Thank you for everything!

NUMBER ONE on David Gallienne's top 40 of 2014!

NUMBER ONE on viriAOR's top 15 of 2014!

BEST AOR RECORD on Real Gone's end of year round up 2014!

BEST DEBUT ALBUM and BEST SINGER on DMB's summary of 2014!

NUMBER ONE on Grande-Rock's voting for the best album of 2014!

NUMBER ONE after 23 weeks on Melodic Net's classic rock chart!


Today's show is canceled


Super sad news! We will not be performing on LIVE! 2014 in Kävlinge today. Marcus has been feeling ill for a couple of days and when he woke up this morning he couldn't sing a single note. We are very sad that we have to cancel like this.

/ Five Sad Salazarians

Thank you!


Some swedish to start with: Ett stort tack till alla er som dök upp på Babel och skapade en oförglömlig kväll åt och med oss. Från hela vårt hjärta, TACK!

Alright folks! The release party last week was a totally awesome experience for us. The whole evening went just the way we wanted it to and it felt really good to be able to show our home town audience what we've been working on for the last two years. Here's some pics from the release party:

We would also like to thank the girls in The Bandettes! They were awesome warming up the crowd and they did a killer version of our song "All The Way". Check it out:

We've been truly blessed with unbelievable great reviews on the album and if you're curious about what the critics think of the album follow these links below.
Melodic Rock Italia - 9/10 - 92/100
Den Melodiösa Bloggen - 10/10
Metalunderground - 5/5
Powerofmetal - 93/100

For three weeks now our song "All The Way" has been voted number one on the's Classic Rock Chart. Thank you all for voting and please keep on doing so!

Here's an interview Marcus did with United Rock Nations. Thank you for checking it out!

At last we would like to thank you for buying the album, for visiting this page and all our other channels, for your comments and for spreading the word, for everything. THANK YOU!

Welcome to our new website!


This page will serve as a focal point for all our different channels, making it easy for you to find what ever you need to know about State of Salazar and what we are up to. Much have happen lately so we'll use this first post to compile everything that might be fun to check out, if you might have missed it. Hope you'll enjoy our website! 

Frontiers Rock Festival was an amazing experience for us! We had so much fun meeting this wonderful AOR-audience and getting to show some new songs from our up-coming debut album. The whole stay felt like a huge hug! We would like to thank everyone who showed up at our show and made it a great moment for us. Thank you! Here you find the song Eat Your Heart Out performed in Milano at FRF.

Our debut album All The Way will be out soon, it will be released on August 22nd in Europe and August 26th in North America, and we have already released our first video for the title track. If you haven't seen it you find it here. And if you have seen it - Watch it again!!!

You can pre-order the album now via iTunes and you will get the two songs All The Way and Eat Your Heart Out as instant gratification tracks. The songs are also available on Spotify.

The album has already received much attention in media with good reviews. We are truly grateful for all the kind words that have been written, and we're eagerly waiting to read what everyone else thinks about the record. Check out these awsome reviews:
viriAOR - 9,5/10
Dedicated Rocker Society
Heavy Paradise - 9/10
Sweden Rock Magazine - 8/10

On August 21st it's time for our Release Party which will take place at Babel in Malmö, Sweden. The evening will begin at 7pm with the exclusive premiere listening of the album. The concert begins at 9pm. During the evening it will also be possible to buy the album at a very affordable price. It's free entrance and the bar will be open the whole evening. Be there or be square! 

Thank you for reading. We'll be back!