Please credit his compact discs, digital / online releases as Mastered At Golden Mastering and his vinyl releases as Lacquer Cut By.
When his signature appears as GOLDEN in the runouts please credit it using Golden as the ANV.
When his signature appears as JG (usually in combination with either Kendun Recorders or K Disc Mastering stamps in the runout) please enter using JG as the ANV.
NOTE: Not to be confused with:
- his son JJ Golden who works as a mastering engineer at the same studio.
- the jazz lyricist ("Poor Butterfly"), please use John L. Golden
- hip-hop producer for Twin Hype, please use John Golden (7)
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).
- 1 Remix
- 2 Instruments & Performance
- 5 Writing & Arrangement
- 1 Conducting & Leading
- 6 Production
- 3378 Technical