Music Reviews

Lazaretto Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Dark, quirky, original blend of rock, country, and blues.
By Jack White
(2014)
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Morning Phase Music Poster Image
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age 10+
Moody, contemplative album is dark, lovely, and uplifting.
By Beck
(2014)
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"Gold on the Ceiling" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 10+
Alt-rockers cut clean track about ultimately embracing love.
By The Black Keys
(2011)
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"The Catalyst" Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Intense anthem about God, violence is best for older kids.
By Linkin Park
(2010)
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The Twilight Saga: Eclipse Soundtrack Music Poster Image
age 10+
Brooding indie tunes OK for kids too young for the movie.
By Various Artists
(2010)
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"All the Right Moves" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Angst-ridden indie tune is a bit odd but OK for teens.
By One Republic
(2010)
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Plastic Beach Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Virtual band talks eco issues on slightly edgy CD.
By Gorillaz
(2010)
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"Meet Me on the Equinox" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Song from New Moon movie is dark but clean overall.
By Death Cab for Cutie
(2009)
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Bandslam Movie Soundtrack Music Poster Image
age 10+
Old and new artists combine in clean movie soundtrack.
By Various Artists
(2009)
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Leave This Town Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Wholesome singer sticks with squeaky-clean approach.
By Daughtry
(2009)
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David Cook Music Poster Image
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age 10+
Idol winner delivers with powerful, family-safe CD.
By David Cook
(2008)
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Unbeautiful Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Candid rock from authentic singer-songwriter.
By Lesley Roy
(2008)
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The Champion in Me Music Poster Image
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age 10+
Gold medal rock from Olympic soundtrack.
By 3 Doors Down
(2008)
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Rotation Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Songs about some dark subjects stay obscure.
By Cute Is What We Aim For
(2008)
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Weezer (The Red Album) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Quirky lyrics from inoffensive indie favorites.
By Weezer
(2008)
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3 Doors Down Music Poster Image
csm_music
age 13+
Clean, intense rock with a ton of messages.
By 3 Doors Down
(2008)
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"Mercy" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 10+
Sexy-sounding -- but not sexual -- UK import.
By Duffy
(2008)
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Exile on Mainstream Music Poster Image
age 10+
A little whiny, but pop rock songs are solid.
By Matchbox Twenty
(2007)
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Drastic Fantastic Music Poster Image
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age 10+
Infectious pop folk brings message of self-esteem.
By KT Tunstall
(2007)
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Zeitgeist Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Revival of '90s alt-rock giants is worth the wait.
By Smashing Pumpkins
(2007)
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