Music Reviews

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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"Paradise" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 10+
Clean, sensitive song about facing up to tough problems.
By Coldplay
(2011)
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"Marry Me" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 10+
Squeaky-clean song about love and commitment.
By Train
(2011)
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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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Unbroken Music Poster Image
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age 10+
OK for young Idol fans but lacks kid appeal.
By Katharine McPhee
(2010)
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"Drop the World" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 15+
Lil' Wayne and Eminem use violence to get ahead.
By Lil Wayne
(2009)
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I Dreamed a Dream Music Poster Image
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age 10+
Unlikely phenom belts out safe hits kids won't want to hear.
By Susan Boyle
(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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High Hopes & Heartbreak Music Poster Image
age 10+
Wholesome, sweet CD comes up short in the talent department.
By Brooke White
(2009)
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Metamorphosis Music Poster Image
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age 15+
Raucous rockers heavy on expletives. Get the edited version.
By Papa Roach
(2009)
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No Line on the Horizon Music Poster Image
age 15+
Rockin' -- and still relevant -- U2 sends stirring message.
By U2
(2009)
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Road to Revolution: Live at Milton Keynes Music Poster Image
age 15+
Dark lyrics can be fodder for frank talk with teens.
By Linkin Park
(2008)
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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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"Shackler's Revenge" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 15+
Axl's finally back with Rock Band 2 track.
By Guns N' Roses
(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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"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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Minutes to Midnight Music Poster Image
age 15+
Angst-ridden rock is dark and depressing.
By Linkin Park
(2007)
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