Music Picks for the Week of March 27th, 2015

Each week ends, or begins? It is Music Picks Time for the week of March 27th, 2015!

27/03/2015- Song River

A weekly feature choosing music from around the world, international, stateside, local.

Supporting the independent musicians, and those who just believe music is more than just a good beat you can dance  to... It is an experience that moves ones soul! 

International Pick of the Week:

PLAYING FOR CHANGE: Back to Your Roots 

"Today’s featured video shows the PFC Band Live in Australia from our 2013 tour supporting Robert Plant. “Back To Your Roots” is a PFC original song and it features lead vocals from Titi Tsira, Mermans Mosengo and Jason Tamba and a ferocious guitar solo from Louis Mhlanga!!

Turn up the video and get ready because The PFC band is hitting the road for a tour in Brazil this October!! Check out the links to our tour dates and help us spread the word so everyone can join in the “Peace Through Music World Tour”!!!

See the PFC Band live:
To learn more about the work of the PFC Foundation, visit"-

Stateside Pick of the Week:

3 YEARS HOLLOW: Chemical Ride
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Members: Jose Urquiza: Lead Vocals Tony Reeves: Guitar Neil Kuhlman: Guitar/Vocals Dex Digga: Bass Guitar/Vocals Chris Cushman: Drums
Genre: Hard Rock / Metal
Hometown: Quad Cities, IA/IL
Local Pick of the Week: 

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Members: Nicole Laurenne - vocals, organ Michael Johnny Walker - guitar Christina Nunez - vocals, bass Jay Lien - drums Management: Twisted Rico Management 857-389-0532
Genre: fuzz-and-farfisa, rocknroll  
Hometown: Phoenix, AZ   

Get out to your nearest record store, or go online and get out to explore the world of music!  
Music Picks for the Week is brought to you by Song River Photojournalist and owner of CowGirlZen Photography.  

Song River is the owner of CowGirlZen Photography. She is also a freelance photojournalist. Currently working with L3 Magazine, Vents Mag, Silverplatter. You can follow her interviews, reviews of great musicians, writers, artists on her blog,  She is also quite active in social media working as a copywriter for several companies, and individuals. Never wrong, always right... and filled with a twisted satirical outlooks on life sometimes... you have to be thinking out of the box most of the time to catch her.  A mess of delight and quandary at times, but known for her love and compassion to help others succeed. A die hard Nikon proficient! 

Contact Info: cowgirlzenphoto {at} gmail dot com
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Charity Involvements (past and present) : Playing for Change, Be the Change, Human Society Fundraiser, Tsunami Relief Fund, Red Cross, Grieving Parents Photography.