Music Reviews

Meteora Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Themes of conflict overtake this rockin' album.
By Linkin Park
(2003)
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American Idiot Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Punk rock opera actually rocks!
By Green Day
(2004)
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Fallen Music Poster Image
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Evanescence dissects pain, fear, and isolation.
By Evanescence
(2003)
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Still Not Getting Any Music Poster Image
age 13+
Adolescent rebel yell.
By Simple Plan
(2004)
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Hot Fuss Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Indie rockers throw some attitude our way.
By The Killers
(2004)
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B'Day Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Beyonce keeps getting better. Teens OK.
By Beyonce Knowles
(2006)
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The Sweet Escape Music Poster Image
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Clever lyrics about the twists and turns of love.
By Gwen Stefani
(2006)
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Plans Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Indie rockers with impassioned music and lyrics.
By Death Cab for Cutie
(2005)
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Pearl Jam Music Poster Image
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Rock infused with political and social messages.
By Pearl Jam
(2006)
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Sex and the City Soundtrack Music Poster Image
age 13+
Eclectic mix is more city than sex.
By Various Artists
(2008)
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Graduation Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Insightful, fairly clean, and never ever boring.
By Kanye West
(2007)
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Dookie Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Wittiness withstands test of time; some violence.
By Green Day
(1994)
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E=MC2 Music Poster Image
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age 13+
Ultra diva hits the high notes; some sexual stuff.
By Mariah Carey
(2008)
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"Boom Boom Pow" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Hip-hop quartet tones down the sex and partying.
By The Black Eyed Peas
(2009)
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21st Century Breakdown Music Poster Image
age 13+
Pointed lyrics, gritty language infuse political rock opera.
By Green Day
(2009)
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"Break Your Heart" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
The lyrics are OK for teens, but the sexist message is iffy.
By Taio Cruz
(2010)
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Plastic Beach Music Poster Image
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Virtual band talks eco issues on slightly edgy CD.
By Gorillaz
(2010)
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"California Gurls" (CD single featuring Snoop Dogg) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Sassy summer tune glamorizes partying and sex.
By Katy Perry
(2010)
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"Dynamite" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Edited version of party tune is fine for older kids.
By Taio Cruz
(2010)
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"Born This Way" (CD single) Music Poster Image
age 13+
Clean pop tune offers upbeat message about loving yourself.
By Lady Gaga
(2011)
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