Linda is an accomplished, self-taught singer, songwriter, and acoustic rhythm guitarist. To date, she has recorded and distributed seven albums. A collection of music played at sold-out shows as a soloist, duo and with her band of guest artists. Her music influences include, Rock, Country, R&B, Latin and Indie Alternative music. Linda’s music has been described as “Vintage Rock-Inspired Indie Music “.
She has opened for the Kiefer Sutherland Band, Martha Davis and The Motels, Maria Muldaur, and performs with some of the best musicians in California, and will often include them in her “Linda Arceo and Guests” performances.
In a recent interview Linda was asked about her motivation to continue to play music. She is quick to respond that she is motivated by the happiness it seems to bring people. It is her desire to share her music while giving back to a community that has supported her for so long. She often plays for causes near to her heart, giving in-kind sponsorship donations of her performance time..
She has been showcased as a headliner at the Gilroy Garlic Festival, The Henry Miller Library in Big Sur for the Big Sur Fashion Show, First Night Monterey and numerous Food & Wine and community festivals.
She won 2nd place in the Latin Division for her song “Cliché” and Honorable Mentions awards for songs entered in the International John Lennon Songwriting Competitions for “She’s Waiting” “Khascading Eyes” “Yes I Do Bleed” & “Maybe”. Her song from the current album “She’s a Beauty” was featured as the opening song for the Big Sur Fashion Show. Linda has donated the song “I Want to Remember You” as part of her “Philanthropy through music” thatis being used in various chapters of the Alzheimer’s Association for volunteer appreciation and community awareness videos.
Her “Just Believe” album is true to the message in each of her songs. Her distinctly emotive voice delivers powerfully. She is supported by a group of world-class musician’s collaboration to create a unique and original sounding album that showcases Linda’s versatile and dynamic singing and songwriting.