Welcome to Golden Bear Studio! Interested in recording with us?
Here's some basic info you should know...

  • We are a recording studio located in Des Moines, IA - We moved here after 8 years in Los Angeles, finally some peace and quiet

  • We have some of the best equipment on the market for recording the highest quality sound possible

  • We have a selection of high end instruments to choose from if you don't feel like bringing your own

  • We have a bunk room that sleeps 4, with a private bathroom, full kitchen and lounge so you can sleep over while you record

  • We have a network of brilliant engineers and producers that have worked with the biggest names in the music business

  • We accommodate all sorts of projects, not just bands and singers...voiceovers, mixing, video shoots, custom music, etc

  • Our rates our reasonable and vary depending on the complexity of the project. Shoot us an email for more info


Sweetwater Studio Spotlight

“Golden Bear Records offers top-notch recording and mixing in the peaceful locale of Des Moines, Iowa. In addition to high-end gear, instruments, and production talent, this über-cozy space includes a bunk room, private bathroom, full kitchen, and lounge to accommodate overnight stays… Bryan’s production space is seriously jaw-dropping! “