A.k.a. The Man Himself
Mastering and lacquer cutting engineer, based in California, United States. Vinyl cuts can be identified by JG in the runouts, usually in combination with either Kendun Recorders or K Disc Mastering or Golden Mastering stamps. When just GOLDEN appears in the runouts, please credit Lacquer Cut At - Golden Mastering. Not to be confused with his son JJ Golden who works as a mastering/ lacquer cutting engineer at the same studio. Before starting his own mastering studio Golden Mastering (Ventura, CA) in 1993, he worked 4 years as a recording engineer at Wally Heider Studios (ca. 1969 - ca. 1973), before becoming a mastering engineer with Artisan Sound Recorders (ca. 1973 - 1975), Kendun Recorders (1975 - 1981) and K Disc Mastering (1981 - 1993).