Music Reviews

age 12+
Hard-hitting rock anthem is angsty but clean.
By Imagine Dragons
(2013)
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age 12+
Catchy, clean rock with serious themes, uplifting messages.
By Imagine Dragons
(2012)
age 11+
Alt-rock, synth-pop song is cool and clean.
By Neon Trees
(2010)
age 11+
Clean alt-rock track about embracing happiness.
By Florence and the Machine
(2010)
age 13+
Standard heartbreak song is fine for teens.
By The Script
(2010)
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age 11+
Alt-punk rockers dish up hard-rock drama with tame lyrics.
By Paramore
(2009)
age 12+
Clean, power-packed political anthem with punk appeal.
By Green Day
(2009)
age 13+
Pointed lyrics, gritty language infuse political rock opera.
By Green Day
(2009)
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age 13+
Edgy, electro-pop sister duo touring with JoBros.
By The Veronicas
(2008)
age 12+
Alt-rock act sings deep yet clean song about leaving home.
By Shinedown
(2008)
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age 13+
Emotional songs about heartbreak and hope.
By One Republic
(2007)
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age 12+
MTV darlings are clean punk-pop with an edge.
By Paramore
(2007)
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age 13+
Raw and raucous rock for adventurous teens.
By The White Stripes
(2007)
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age 12+
Harmless music that most kids have on their iPod.
By Fall Out Boy
(2007)
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age 14+
Lives up to high expectations; not for kids.
By Gorillaz
(2005)
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age 16+
Political, explicit, and absurdist.
By System of a Down
(2005)
age 12+
Pleasant, accessible rock & roll.
By Fall Out Boy
(2005)
age 15+
Passionate posturing requires perspective.
By Modest Mouse
(2004)
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age 13+
Grunge breakthrough delivers massive guitars and angst.
By Nirvana
(1991)