Robert Feuer collection of music writings, 2005-2018

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Published Dec. 20, 2019
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Robert Feuer collection of music writings, 2005-2018

Sonoma County Library

Overview of the Collection

Title: Robert Feuer collection of music writings
Date (inclusive): 2005-2018
Identification: SPC.00045
Creator: Feuer, Robert
Physical Description: 0.4 linear feet 1 archival storage box
Language of Material: Materials are in English.
Repository: Sonoma County History and Genealogy Library, Sonoma County Library
Abstract: Collection of monthly music columns and other writings primarily reviewing concerts and album releases. These writings were published in a variety of Sonoma County newspapers, including the Russian River Monthly; the Russian River Times; the North Bay Bohemian; the Argus Courier (Petaluma, Calif.); Oakleaf (Santa Rosa Junior College); and the Sonoma County Gazette.

Source publications

  • Russian River monthly
  • Russian River times
  • North Bay Bohemian
  • Argus courier
  • Oakleaf (Santa Rosa, Calif.)
  • Sonoma County gazette

Scope and Contents

Clippings of monthly music columns and other writings primarily reviewing concerts and album releases.

Arrangement of the collection

Organized into 10 series:
  1. Music corner (Russian River monthly), Oct. 2005-Mar. 2009
  2. Russian River monthly article, Dec. 2005-Sept. 2007
  3. Russian River times, June 2006
  4. Oak Leaf (Santa Rosa Junior College), Mar. 1, 2006
  5. Music (North Bay Bohemian, Sept. 8, 2010
  6. Stepping out (Argus-Courier), Dec. 30, 2010-Oct. 20, 2016
  7. Real music (Sonoma County gazette), Jan. 2013-Feb. 2018
  8. Music (Bohemian), Feb. 26, 2014
  9. Western Sonoma County area (West County gazette), Nov. 2005
  10. Calendar (West County gazette), Oct. 2010
Also includes inventory list; biographical information; newspaper clippings arranged chronologically within each series

Access Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection.

Corporate Names

Batacha (Musical group)
Bootleg Honeys
Dag Nabbit (Musical group)
Dgiin (Musical group)
French Oak Gypsy Band
Dusty Rhodes and Her Handsome Cowboys
Flambeau (Musical group)
Foni Mitchell (Musical group)
Freesound (Musical group)
Goat Rockefellers (Musical group)
Highway Poets (Musical group)
Hubbub Club (Musical group)
Midnight Sun (Musical group)
Midnight Transit (Musical group)
Occidental Choir
Pulsators (Musical group)
Resin (Musical group)
Rhythm Drivers (Musical group)
Rocket 88's (Musical group)
Rythmtown Jive (Musical group)
SSU Rock Collegium (Musical group)
Sarah Baker & The Cake
Sarah Baker Trio
Wa Girls (Musical group)
Stompy Jones (Musical group)
Sun Kings (Musical group)
Blues Defenders (Musical group)
Blues Project (Musical group)
Perfect Crime (Musical group)
Valley of the Moonshiners (Musical group)
Ruminators (Musical group)
Thugz (Musical group)
Trio Graffiti (Musical group)
Volker Strifler Band

Topical Terms

Musicians--California--Sonoma County
Musical groups--California--Sonoma County
Music criticism--California--Sonoma County
Music--California--Sonoma County--History and criticism
Music critics--California--Sonoma County
Music--Performance--California--Sonoma County

Genre and Format Terms

Music reviews
Archival materials

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Conditions Governing Access:

Access Information

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Conditions of Use

Collection does not circulate and may be photocopied or photographed by arrangement only.

Publication Rights

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[Identification of item], Feuer, Robert. Music writings of Robert Feuer, 2005-2018. SPC.00045, History and Genealogy Library, Sonoma County Library, Santa Rosa, CA.
Gift: Robert Feuer, April 23, 2018