Linda is an accomplished, self-taught singer, songwriter, and acoustic rhythm guitarist. To date, she has recorded and distributed 6 CDs, 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 & Roll, New Country and 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, played 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 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 in the International John Lennon Songwriting Competitions for “She’s Waiting” “Khascading Eyes” “Yes I Do Bleed” & “Maybe”. Her recent single “She’s a Beauty” was featured as the opening song for this year’s Big Sur Fashion Show. She is currently in the recording studio working on her full length 7th CD/ Album download soon to be released this year.