I have had a strong connection to art and music throughout my life. I grew up moving between Washington State and Salt Lake City, Utah, often visiting my grandfather’s art studio in Mexico where I was exposed to the rich artistic culture there. It was during these formative years that I learned how integral art … Read more
Born in Ithaca NY in 1988, I was introduced to guitar at the age of 17. I started taking the guitar seriously around 21 years old. My driving influences were folk, gospel, soul, blues, funk, and indie rock. I’ve experienced so much joy writing and performing with Waking Bear. Who knows what will happen when … Read more
Origin of the Bears Noah Bears had a pocketful of songs and Ivy had an itch to get a new band going when the cosmic frequencies of the universe aligned their paths to cross in the beginning of 2018 skyrocketing an epic tale of romance, fun, travel, music and ahem more inner work (two people … Read more
Drumming is life!
I’m so grateful to be here, to be alive, to see through these eyes, to be conscious of as much as I am able and to feel through this heart, which continues to heal, stretch and love more with each year. I have two teenage boys who I love to the moon and back. I … Read more