Annika. Age: 22.
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Freya. Age: 28.
Being defined as something "other" has always left alternative music with an essential identity crisis. Alternative to what, exactly? Well, to orthodoxy. To the status quo.
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The Influence Of Pop Music In Teenagers
Music has the potential to be a major influence in a child's life. Music does not necessarily pose problems for teenagers who live a balanced and healthy lifestyle, according to the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. The site does warn, however, that, "If a teenager is persistently preoccupied with music that has seriously destructive themes, and there are changes in behavior such as isolation, depression, alcohol or other drug abuse, evaluation by a qualified mental health professional should be considered.
Belinda Huang. Image via Shutterstock. As musicians, we are carriers of influence, whether or not we are aware of it and whether or not we intend to be.