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An exciting and diverse catalogue from around the world!
The ARC Music catalogue spans 120 countries from previously unheard field recordings to bold contemporary world fusion, from traditional folk music and instruments to sacred songs and dance. Portuguese fado, Senegalese kora, Basque folk, classical Indian sitar, Scottish, Spanish & Irish Folk, Egyptian & Lebanese bellydance, Saharan blues, Iberian flamenco, Mongolian throat singing and Brazilian samba all have a place here.
‘ARC Music… seem to have access to a bottomless wealth of folk and roots music from every corner of the world…’ – Songlines Magazine, UK
Award-winning Record Label
ARC Music’s work in the field of the conservation of traditions and cultural heritage has been recognised by the cultural division of the Order of the St. Andrew Association who awarded the label with a ‘Special Award’ and more recently, ‘The Ultimate Guide to Irish Folk Music’ was the recipient of LiveIreland’s Best Compendium Album.
Contemporary World/Folk Music Artists
ARC Music has released albums from renowned world music artists such as kora master Seckou Keita; oud master Ahmed Mukhtar; Indo-Canadian gazal singer Kiran Ahluwalia; Egypt’s Ambassador of Rhythm Hossam Ramzy; legendary Japanese taiko drummer Joji Hirota; klezmer’s iconic Yale Strom and the legendary Scottish Celtic rock band Saor Patrol.
ARC Music also prides itself in helping many bands take their first strides towards global media exposure such as Iberian world fusion roots band El Naan; London’s Bengali band Khiyo and many others from all corners of the world.
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