*A New Concept Music Label Brand & Business Model*
“Collectively, they continue to define a 21st Century model for a jazz record label. Collectively and individually, they are looking forward and breaking the seams of the traditional jazz box.”
– Larry Kopitnik / Editor, Jazz Ambassador Magazine.
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ARC is an internationally established independent recording label based upon a new artist collective model of artist empowerment and ownership of their work.
ARC catalog contains over 100 releases with all titles available at all of the major retailers worldwide.
Nearly 300 artists appear on ARC recordings, including emerging talent and established noted names in music.
“Jazz’s First Brand Marketing Collective” …
See: All About Jazz article.
ARC RECORD LABEL releases are featured and reviewed by all of the major jazz publications, newspapers, journalists and blogs. Artists Recording Collective was first featured in a 2009 DownBeat magazine article:
As featured in DownBeat – March 2009 Issue
“Long Ago Today” (ARC-2116) by Sumi Tonooka | Tonooka, piano and compositions; Rufus Reid, bass; Bob Braye, drums
General Information + History
Artists Recording Collective (ARC) was co-founded on December 7, 2007 by alto saxophonist, CHRIS BURNETT; tenor saxophonist, ERICA LINDSAY; and, pianist, SUMI TONOOKA as a professional response to an inherent void within the music industry then. The LLC entity was established in 2009.
Specifically, the co-founders endeavored to create and maintain a modern recording label brand to serve as a platform to promote and release the projects and recordings produced by professional artists and composers.
Artists Recording Collective LLC is a featured program of Burnett Music Foundation, a nonprofit organization based in the greater Kansas City area.
ARC is an American recording label identity with no back catalog that emphasizes promoting and facilitating the distribution and licensed utilization of the works created by our artists. Ongoing brand management.
ARTISTS RECORDING COLLECTIVE (ARC) is an American label brand that was co-founded by musician artists who were also among the very first pioneers employing viable uses of 21st Century technologies.
ARTISTS RECORDING COLLECTIVE (ARC) is a GS1 Partner Company licensed the globally unique GS1 Company Prefix number 0893682002 to create U.P.C. barcodes and other unique identifiers.
ARTISTS RECORDING COLLECTIVE (ARC) is a Kansas Limited Liability Company (LLC) in good-standing.
* A New Concept Music Label Brand & Business Model *
ARTISTS RECORDING COLLECTIVE (ARC) is an internationally recognized brand and professional recording label that emphasizes promoting and facilitating the distribution and utilization of the works created by our members. ARC provides a viable 21st Century Music Industry Platform for world-class talent!
Based in the Kansas City metropolitan area with its main office located in the northwest metro City of Leavenworth, Kansas, ARC serves artists who are record producers and boutique record labels in the form of a brand collective that is inherently a dynamic and multi-dimensional platform in a contextual environment that is not under compulsion or creative restraint.
Artists Recording Collective is a Kansas Limited Liability Company.
Website Customizations, Business Organizational Systems, Business Operational Algorithms and Business Plans are Copyright © Christopher L. Burnett. All Rights Reserved.
Permission and Licensed Use by Artists Recording Collective LLC was granted 07 Dec 2007.
MORE INFORMATION + CONTACT
Artists Recording Collective LLC
- Founder + Operations: Christopher Burnett
- Founder + A&R Officer: Erica Lindsay
- Founder + Public Relations: Sumi Tonooka
Burnett Music Foundation
- Post Office Box 47
- Leavenworth, Kansas 66048-0047
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Office: 913-250-5141
To make an appointment go here.
Official ARC Logos designed and created by the artist, Paul Tsang.