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Reflektor Music Poster Image
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age 12+
Arcane rock album is reflective, rewarding, a bit mature.
By Arcade Fire
(2013)
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"Holocene" (CD Single) Music Poster Image
age 12+
One f-bomb in pensive, Grammy-nominated indie track.
By Bon Iver
(2011)
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The Vampire Diaries Original Television Soundtrack Music Poster Image
age 13+
Collection of indie-rock songs is tamer than the TV show.
By Various Artists
(2010)
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The Suburbs Music Poster Image
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age 12+
Indie-rock is all about being yourself; OK for older kids.
By Arcade Fire
(2010)
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Congratulations Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Brooding, dark, and sometimes depressing indie rock.
By MGMT
(2010)
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Up to Now Music Poster Image
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age 12+
Indie band's greatest hits are OK for older kids.
By Snow Patrol
(2009)
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Big Bad World Music Poster Image
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age 12+
Relationship riffs won't excite "Delilah" fans.
By Plain White T's
(2008)
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Evil Urges Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Eclectic, complex genre-hopping gems.
By My Morning Jacket
(2008)
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"Shake It" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Boy rockers make PG-13 summer hit.
By Metro Station
(2008)
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We Started Nothing Music Poster Image
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age 12+
British electro-indie-pop duo gets iPod ad boost.
By The Ting Tings
(2008)
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"Violet Hill" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Shrewd lyrics for thinking teens.
By Coldplay
(2008)
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Flight of the Conchords Music Poster Image
age 13+
Goofy parody from HBO sensations; some iffy stuff.
By Flight of the Conchords
(2008)
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"Anywhere I Lay My Head" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Doleful-sounding debut from actress' cover album.
By Scarlett Johansson
(2008)
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Pretty. Odd. Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Pompous, but more pleasant than first album.
By Panic at the Disco
(2008)
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Vampire Weekend Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Charming, evocative, and just a teensy bit foul.
By Vampire Weekend
(2008)
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Some People Have Real Problems Music Poster Image
age 12+
Safe, sophisticated lyrics from indie darling.
By Sia
(2008)
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In Rainbows Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Moody, thought-provoking music best for teens.
By Radiohead
(2007)
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The Reminder Music Poster Image
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age 12+
iPod ad boosts singer's safe vocals, pure poetry.
By Feist
(2007)
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Neon Bible Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Raw, wide-eyed band reacts with intense lyrics.
By Arcade Fire
(2007)
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Too Young To Fight It Music Poster Image
age 12+
Clean indie pop is too good to pass up.
By Young Love
(2007)
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