5 ARC projects for holiday lists …

1. DOWNBEAT TOP RECORDINGS OF 2016 Congratulations to ARC’s Alchemy Sound Project (David Arend, Erica Lindsay, Sumi Tonooka, Samantha Boshnack and Salim Washington). ARC offices were notified by the band’s publicist that their debut release “Further Explorations” (ARC-2666) was named among DownBeat magazine’s top recordings of 2016! Visit the ARC Catalog and Shop at www.ArtistsRecordingCollective.biz […]

Siegel To Release New Album “King of Xhosa” 1/17/17

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT FROM LYDIA LIEBMAN PROMOTIONS Jeff “Siege” Siegel To Release New Album “King of Xhosa” 1/17/17 Featuring South African Trumpeter Feya Faku “Jeff’s musicality is incredible. He is so tasty as a percussionist and he has become a fine composer/arranger.” – NEA Jazz Master Jimmy Heath Artist Recording Collective (ARC) is proud to announce the […]

Bay Area Pianist, James Armstrong joins ARC

We are pleased to welcome the brilliant progressive jazz pianist, arranger and composer, James Armstrong to our roster! His latest recording was released via OTR Studios and is titled Dreams (listen here). We look forward to working with James on upcoming releases. ABOUT James Armstrong has explored concurrent paths in improvisation and modern classical music […]

Midwest Record reviews Echoes of Europe

The very first review of “Echoes of Europe” (ARC-2680) by Dino Massa Kansas City Quintet is published online at Midwest Record on October 31, 2016. Read it HERE.

October 2016 Japan Release: “Echoes of Europe” (ARC-2680)

Distribution in Japan “Echoes of Europe” (ARC-2680) has now been released in Japan at DiskUnion Stores. This is ahead of the January 2, 2017 USA and worldwide release date at Amazon, where pre-order sales are available. Purchase at DiskUnion Purchase at DiskUnion online – HERE! Comments and Quotes “I really like your album and I […]

Saxophonist Michael Todd: Rain On Us

*Preview the new soon to be released single on the ARC label at MichaelTodd1984.com. Saxophonist Michael Todd is releasing several singles from his forthcoming full album. Stay tuned and be blessed. Rain On Us (ARC-2727) by Michael Todd   # # #      

Dan Arcamone: New Recordings and Sheet Music

Evolve (2016) ARC-2703 Dan Arcamone (guitar) Sean Nowell (tenor saxophone & effects) Henry Lugo (bass) Kenny Grohowski (drums) – – – In Colors (2016) ARC-2697 Originally released in 2012. Remastered and re-released in 2016 Dan Arcamone (guitar) Mark Small (tenor saxophone) Jen Allen (electric piano) Rich Zurkowski (bass) Thierry Arpino (drums) *Sound samples and downloads of […]

Africa and USA Collaboration

ARC’s Jeff “Siege” Siegel has produced a brilliant new recording titled “King of Xhosa” (ARC-2710), which is due for release in January 2017. On “King of Xhosa”, Siegel, backed by his regular working quartet, has collaborated with African jazz master, Fezile “Feya” Faku. A drummer/composer and educator who lives in the Woodstock, New York area, […]

Neon Jazz Interview: Dino Massa

Published on Sep 16, 2016 Welcome to a new edition of the Neon Jazz interview series with Italian Jazz Pianist and composer Dino Massa from Naples, Italy .. He took some time from his home in Italy to speak with Neon Jazz in Kansas City to discuss a collaborative album, a new CD venture called […]