“Wasted Years” Live version Ian Zumback

Ian Zumback’s cover of “Wasted Years” opens in a quiet, composed meditation that can only be obtained through years of silence and striving towards spiritual growth. Gone are the overtones of a rock band’s search for a way to express sentiments of carpe diem. What...

Syntax Creative and Old Bear Records Partner Up!

Old Bear Records is proud to be partnering up with one of the best, most creative digital distro companies, Syntax Creative.  This union will continue to strive to bring you the very best music The Upstream Sound has to offer!  We’re so excited and we know you...

Our Story

Old Bear Records represents a diverse roster of artists and bands that range from instrumental, folk, indie rock, religious, blues, singer-songwriter, and avant-garde; Old Bear cares about sharing the music that they love with listeners that will love it too.  Old...