Guide to the Robert Feuer Collection of Music Writings, 2005-2018




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.
Sonoma County History and Genealogy Library, Sonoma County Library


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
  • Bohemian (Santa Rosa, Calif.)
  • Argus courier
  • Oakleaf (Santa Rosa, Calif.)
  • Sonoma County gazette
  • West 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

This collection is fully processed. Please contact the Sonoma County History and Genealogy Library for access, including contact info and current hours


Conditions of Use

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


Publication Rights

Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Robert Feuer. Copyright Holder has given Sonoma County Library permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owner. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user. Additional information here.


Preferred Citation

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

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift: Robert Feuer, April 23, 2018
Processed by Sonoma County Library staff; machine-readable finding aid created by Geoffrey Skinner.
Published by the Sonoma County Library
Published Dec. 20, 2019
Sonoma County Library
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Rohnert Park, CA 94928
Phone: 707 545-0831