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Survey: Music App Preferences

Survey: Music App Preferences

Zaire Dupont-Armstrong February 18, 2014 0

In Jan. 2014, the Oracle sent a form out to the entire Archer community asking what music apps they preferred using on their phone and computer and why

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Can You Sing Like a Whiffenpoof?

Can You Sing Like a Whiffenpoof?

Marcela Riddick February 5, 2014 0

Fourteen singing seniors of the Yale a cappella group the  ”Whiffenpoofs“ visited the Archer School for Girls in January. The group of talented young men filled Archer’s Rose Room with both their voices and humor

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The 56th Grammy Awards

The 56th Grammy Awards

Emma Lapin January 31, 2014 1

On Jan. 26, 2014, music’s finest flooded the Staples Center to celebrate the Grammy awards. L. L. Cool J hosted the 56th annual show and said, “music has the power to bring us together

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Op-Ed: The Messages in Songs Matter

Op-Ed: The Messages in Songs Matter

Sarah Wagner December 11, 2013 2

When did our society decide that a catchy beat is an excuse for a horrible message? “It’s just a song, stop overanalyzing everything.”  “The artist didn’t mean it in that way.” I am tired of

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Survey: Archer Girls’ Taste in Music

Survey: Archer Girls’ Taste in Music

Kayry Gonzalez October 28, 2013 4

Earphones in, music on, world off. Every teenager is constantly in this zone of tuning out and tuning in: living under the power of the headphones 24/7, and rocking out to any number of

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Obsessing Over the Olden Days

Obsessing Over the Olden Days

Ankhet Holmes March 20, 2013 1

While the sensation of lusting after the good ol’ days might not be new, the internet and its vast storage container of television shows, songs, and memes lets people relive their past glory days

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Review: Mumford and Sons

Review: Mumford and Sons

Capucine Berney December 10, 2012 0

“The first night was business, tonight is pleasure,” announced Marcus Mumford, the lead singer of the band Mumford and Sons on November 12, 2012, in the Hollywood Bowl

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Blog: Rockin’ the Desert: Coachella 2012

Blog: Rockin’ the Desert: Coachella 2012

Jenna Wilen May 25, 2012 0

Finally, the time of year that all music and festival lovers wait for: Coachella a three-day music festival that takes place in Indio, California

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Band Together

Band Together

Carly Winant May 25, 2012 0

Archer has an equestrian team, a photography society, and even a Russian club, but until this year, we were missing one thing: a school band

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