Gold Star Studios

Gold Star Studios

Profile:
Recording studio and production facility in Hollywood, California.

Note: For the studio in Houston, Texas, please use Gold Star Recording Studio.

Gold Star Studios was founded during October 1950 by David Gold (3) and Stan Ross and operated until 1984. The studio was renowned for its unique, custom-designed recording equipment, which was designed and built by Gold, as well as its famed echo chambers. As a consequence, many hits were recorded there including The Beach Boys 1966 album "Pet Sounds".

Name Variations:
"Gold Star"
"Gold Star Recording"
"Gold Star Recording Studios"

Engineers known to have worked here:
Brian Ross-Myring
Larry Levine
Joe Mauldin
Jim Hilton
Parent Label:
Contact Info:
6252 Santa Monica Blvd.
Hollywood, CA
USA (Contact info now obsolete)
Sites:
[l268900]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
- Here Comes That Feeling / XKE  album cover Dorsey Burnette Here Comes That Feeling / XKE(7", Unofficial) Gold Star Studios - Unknown Sell This Version
1-1 Hard Row To Hoe / They Say I'm A Fool  album cover Otis Lee Hard Row To Hoe / They Say I'm A Fool(7", Single) Quaint Record Co. 1-1 US 1969 Sell This Version
1C 052-80 071 In My Own Way...I Love You  album cover Anthony Quinn With The Harold Spina Singers And Orchestra* Anthony Quinn With The Harold Spina Singers And Orchestra* - In My Own Way...I Love You(LP, Album, RE) Capitol Records 1C 052-80 071 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
1C 064 7122931 Beach Boys Rarities  album cover The Beach Boys Beach Boys Rarities(LP, Album, Comp) Capitol Records, Capitol Records 1C 064 7122931 Germany 1983 Sell This Version
2-2 Baby I Love You  album cover Otis Lee Baby I Love You(7", Single) Quaint Record Co. 2-2 US 1968 Sell This Version
2C 070 63577 End Of The Century  album cover Ramones End Of The Century(LP, Album) Sire, Sire 2C 070 63577 France 1980 Sell This Version
2CRS 2296 Live Rust  album cover Neil Young & Crazy Horse Live Rust (Album) 2CRS 2296 Canada 1979 Sell This Version
2MS 2083 Carl And The Passions – So Tough / Pet Sounds  album cover The Beach Boys Carl And The Passions – So Tough / Pet Sounds (Album) 2MS 2083 US 1972 Sell This Version
2RX 2296 Live Rust  album cover Neil Young & Crazy Horse Live Rust (Album) 2RX 2296 US 1979 Sell This Version
2SP 9104 Phil Spector's Greatest Hits  album cover Phil Spector Phil Spector's Greatest Hits (Album, Comp) 2SP 9104 US 1977 Sell This Version
4CR 1010 Firepower  album cover Legs Diamond (2) Firepower(Cass, Album) Cream Records (4) 4CR 1010 Australia 1979 Sell This Version
8T 4108 South Of The Border  album cover Herb Alpert's Tijuana Brass* South Of The Border(8-Trk, Album) A&M Records 8T 4108 US Unknown Sell This Version
12"-RR-1990 Rappers Rapp Theme  album cover Rappers Rapp Group Rappers Rapp Theme(12", Single) Rappers Rapp Disco Co. 12"-RR-1990 US 1982 Sell This Version
22P2-3115 Wheatstraw Suite  album cover The Dillards Wheatstraw Suite(CD, Album) Elektra 22P2-3115 Japan 1989 Sell This Version
32JD-10044 Concierto De Aranjuez  album cover Laurindo Almeida Concierto De Aranjuez(CD, Album, RE) East Wind 32JD-10044 Japan 1987 Sell This Version
35JD-8 Concierto De Aranjuez  album cover Laurindo Almeida Concierto De Aranjuez(CD, Album) East Wind 35JD-8 Japan 1983 Sell This Version
122 All The Way Back To Nebraska  album cover Bill Post All The Way Back To Nebraska(7", Single) DJB 122 US Unknown Sell This Version
0656 Baja Marimba Band Rides Again(Cass, Album, Club) World Cassette Club, World Cassette Club 0656 Australia 1974 Sell This Version
1001 I'm Going To Set Myself On Fire  album cover Charles Bernstein I'm Going To Set Myself On Fire(LP, Album) MVC Records 1001 US Unknown Sell This Version
1067 End Of The Century  album cover Ramones End Of The Century(Cass, Album, Unofficial) Piggymot Records 1067 Russia Unknown Sell This Version
1124 Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band's Back  album cover Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band* - Julius Wechter And The Baja Marimba Band's Back (Album) 1124 US 1973 Sell This Version
2201 The Lost Acetates 1965-1966  album cover The Misunderstood The Lost Acetates 1965-1966(LP, Comp) Ugly Things Records 2201 US 2004 Sell This Version
2296-2 Live Rust  album cover Neil Young & Crazy Horse Live Rust (Album) 2296-2 US 1988 Sell This Version
2297-1 Hawks & Doves  album cover Neil Young Hawks & Doves(LP, RE, RM) Reprise Records 2297-1 US 2018 Sell This Version
2-804 The Two Of Us  album cover Sonny & Cher The Two Of Us(2xLP, Comp, Mono, Promo, PR) ATCO Records, ATCO Records 2-804 US 1972 Sell This Version
6700-2 How Could Hell Be Any Worse?  album cover Bad Religion How Could Hell Be Any Worse?(CD, Album, Comp, RE, RM) Epitaph 6700-2 Europe 2004 Sell This Version
7010-7 Bad Religion  album cover Bad Religion Bad Religion(7", EP, RE, Pin) Epitaph 7010-7 Netherlands 2009 Sell This Version
8696 Baja Marimba Band Rides Again(Reel, 4tr Stereo, 7" Reel, Album, Club) World Tape Club, World Tape Club 8696 Australia 1974 Sell This Version
8697 Baja Marimba Band Rides Again(Reel, 4tr Stereo, 7" Reel, Album, Club) World Tape Club, World Tape Club 8697 Australia 1974 Sell This Version
12.069 Look At Us  album cover Sonny & Chér* Look At Us(LP, Album) Discos Belter, S.A. 12.069 Spain 1965 Sell This Version
14.279 In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida  album cover Iron Butterfly In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida(LP, Album, Mono, RE) Music Hall 14.279 Argentina 1977 Sell This Version
15814-1 T. S. O. L.  album cover T.S.O.L. T. S. O. L.(LP, Comp, RM) Nitro Records 15814-1 US 1997 Sell This Version
15814-2 T. S. O. L.  album cover T. S. O. L.* T. S. O. L.(CD, Comp, RM) Nitro Records 15814-2 US 1997 Sell This Version
25709-1 Ramones Mania  album cover Ramones Ramones Mania(2xLP, Comp, SRC) Sire, Sire, Sire 25709-1 US 1988 Sell This Version
30573 0 In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida  album cover Iron Butterfly In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida(LP, Album, Club, RE) Atlantic 30573 0 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
33-177 Look At Us  album cover Sonny & Cher Look At Us (Album) 33-177 US 1965 Sell This Version
33-183 The Wondrous World Of Sonny & Cher  album cover Sonny & Cher The Wondrous World Of Sonny & Cher (Album) 33-183 US 1966 Sell This Version
33200-2 Buffalo Springfield  album cover Buffalo Springfield Buffalo Springfield (Album) 33200-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
33-200-A Buffalo Springfield  album cover Buffalo Springfield Buffalo Springfield(LP, Album, Mono) ATCO Records 33-200-A US 1967 Sell This Version
33-203 In Case You're In Love  album cover Sonny & Cher In Case You're In Love(LP, Album, Mono) ATCO Records 33-203 US 1967 Sell This Version
33-225 The Rose Garden  album cover The Rose Garden The Rose Garden(LP, Album, Mono) ATCO Records 33-225 Canada 1968 Sell This Version
33-227 Heavy  album cover Iron Butterfly Heavy(LP, Album, Mono, RE, RM, 180) ATCO Records, ATCO Records 33-227 Germany 2014 Sell This Version
33250-2 In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida  album cover Iron Butterfly In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida (Album) 33250-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
33-305 Where Love Is  album cover Black Magic! Where Love Is(LP, Album, Mono, Promo) ATCO Records, ATCO Records 33-305 US 1970 Sell This Version
34.030 Live Rust  album cover Neil Young & Crazy Horse Live Rust(2xLP, Album) Reprise Records 34.030 Brazil 1979 Sell This Version
39689 In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida  album cover Iron Butterfly In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida(Cass, Album, Club, RE) Atlantic 39689 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
40022 In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida  album cover Iron Butterfly In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida(LP, Album, RE) Atlantic 40022 Spain 1982 Sell This Version
40321 A Legend  album cover Buffalo Springfield A Legend (Comp) 40321 France 1972 Sell This Version
49.785 River Deep Mountain High  album cover The Flamin' Groovies River Deep Mountain High(7", Single) Underdog (5) 49.785 France 1981 Sell This Version
51847 A/B ... Now It Begins  album cover Martha Bishop ... Now It Begins(LP, Album) CO-OP Records 51847 A/B US 1981 Sell This Version
58286 End Of The Century  album cover Ramones End Of The Century(LP, Album) WEA, Sire, Sire 58286 Greece 1980 Sell This Version
62080-2 Buffalo Springfield  album cover Buffalo Springfield Buffalo Springfield (Album) 62080-2 US 1997 Sell This Version
64041 Live Rust  album cover Neil Young & Crazy Horse Live Rust(2xLP, Album, Win) Reprise Records 64041 US 1979 Sell This Version
72122 The Best Of The Ronettes  album cover The Ronettes The Best Of The Ronettes(CD, Album, Comp, RE) Phil Spector Records, ABKCO 72122 US Unknown Sell This Version
73028 The Promise Of A Future  album cover Hugh Masekela The Promise Of A Future(LP, Album) UNI Records 73028 US 1968 Sell This Version
73091 Angels Die Hard (Original Soundtrack Recording)  album cover Various Angels Die Hard (Original Soundtrack Recording) 73091 US 1971 Sell This Version
86700-2 How Could Hell Be Any Worse?  album cover Bad Religion How Could Hell Be Any Worse?(CD, Album, RM) Epitaph 86700-2 US 2004 Sell This Version
87010-7 Bad Religion  album cover Bad Religion Bad Religion(7", EP, RE, Whi) Epitaph 87010-7 US 2009 Sell This Version
#92596-2 Scream, Dracula, Scream!  album cover Rocket From The Crypt Scream, Dracula, Scream!(CD, Album) Interscope Records #92596-2 US 1995 Sell This Version
175292-2 Neil Young Archives - Vol. 1 (1963-1972)  album cover Neil Young Neil Young Archives - Vol. 1 (1963-1972)(5xCD, Comp, RM + CD, Album + CD, Album, RE + CD, A) Reprise Records, Reprise Records 175292-2 US 2009 Sell This Version
201 332 End Of The Century  album cover Ramones End Of The Century(LP, Album) Sire, Sire 201 332 Germany 1980 Sell This Version
208 767 A Christmas Gift For You From Phil Spector  album cover Various A Christmas Gift For You From Phil Spector(LP, Album, RE, RM) Chrysalis 208 767 Germany 1987 Sell This Version
212 011 !!Going Places!!  album cover Herb Alpert And The Tijuana Brass* !!Going Places!! (Album) 212 011 Austria 1964 Sell This Version
212 012 Whipped Cream & Other Delights  album cover Herb Alpert's Tijuana Brass* Whipped Cream & Other Delights (Album) 212 012 Germany 1965 Sell This Version
212 013 S.R.O.  album cover Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass S.R.O.(LP, Album) A&M Records 212 013 Norway 1967 Sell This Version
212 015 South Of The Border  album cover Herb Alpert's Tijuana Brass* South Of The Border(LP, Album) A&M Records, A&M Records 212 015 Germany 1964 Sell This Version
212024 Herb Alpert's Ninth  album cover Herb Alpert And The Tijuana Brass* Herb Alpert's Ninth(LP, Album) A&M Records, A&M Records 212024 Germany 1967 Sell This Version
212 035 The Beat Of The Brass  album cover Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass The Beat Of The Brass (Album) 212 035 Germany 1968 Sell This Version
228018 Babylon  album cover Dr. John Babylon(LP, Album, Gat) ATCO Records, ATCO Records 228018 UK 1969 Sell This Version
240022 In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida  album cover Iron Butterfly In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida (Album) 240022 Australia Unknown Sell This Version
263401 Have 'Twangy' Guitar Will Travel Plus Especially For You...  album cover Duane Eddy Have 'Twangy' Guitar Will Travel Plus Especially For You...(CD, Comp) Hoodoo Records 263401 Europe 2011 Sell This Version
393 179-1 River Deep - Mountain High  album cover Ike & Tina Turner River Deep - Mountain High (Album) 393 179-1 Spain 1985 Sell This Version
464 041 Live Rust  album cover Neil Young & Crazy Horse Live Rust(Cass, Album, RE) Reprise Records 464 041 UK & Europe Unknown Sell This Version
476732-2 Neil Young Archives - Vol. 1 (1963-1972)  album cover Neil Young Neil Young Archives - Vol. 1 (1963-1972)(10xBlu-ray, Comp + Box, Comp) Reprise Records, Reprise Records 476732-2 Europe 2009 Sell This Version
478225-3 Pet Sounds  album cover The Beach Boys Pet Sounds(4xCD, Album, Mono, RE, RM + Blu-ray, Blu-ray-A, Al) Capitol Records, Capitol Records 478225-3 Europe 2016 Sell This Version
503 065 Black Oak Arkansas  album cover Black Oak Arkansas Black Oak Arkansas(LP, Album) ATCO Records 503 065 France 1971 Sell This Version
521 751-2 Thirty Years Of Maximum R&B  album cover The Who Thirty Years Of Maximum R&B (Comp) 521 751-2 UK & Europe 1994 Sell This Version
527 759-2 The Who Sell Out  album cover The Who The Who Sell Out(CD, Album, RE, RM) Polydor 527 759-2 UK 1995 Sell This Version
533 150-2 My Generation - The Very Best Of The Who  album cover The Who My Generation - The Very Best Of The Who (Comp) 533 150-2 UK & Europe 1996 Sell This Version
586375-2 Full House  album cover Fairport Convention Full House (Album) 586375-2 UK 2001 Sell This Version
587034 Look At Us  album cover Sonny & Cher Look At Us(LP, Album, Mono) Atlantic 587034 UK 1966 Sell This Version
587 116 In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida  album cover Iron Butterfly In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida(LP, Album, Mono) Atlantic 587 116 UK 1968 Sell This Version
588034 Look At Us  album cover Sonny & Cher Look At Us(LP) Atlantic 588034 UK 1966 Sell This Version
588 116 In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida  album cover Iron Butterfly In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida (Album) 588 116 UK 1968 Sell This Version
600817 Twist Uptown  album cover The Crystals Twist Uptown(CD, Album, RM) Soul Jam Records 600817 Europe 2013 Sell This Version
6.14951 La Bamba  album cover Ritchie Valens La Bamba(7", Mono) Ultraphone 6.14951 Germany 1987 Sell This Version
772038 Twist Uptown  album cover The Crystals Twist Uptown(LP, Album, RE, 180) WaxTime 772038 Spain 2015 Sell This Version
798508-2 Simply The Best  album cover Tina Turner Simply The Best(VHS + CD, Comp + Box, Ltd, Num) Capitol Records 798508-2 Europe 1991 Sell This Version
821 564-1 Pieces Of Dreams  album cover Stanley Turrentine Pieces Of Dreams(LP, Album, RE) Fantasy 821 564-1 Brazil 1984 Sell This Version
830 108-1 Academy Award Performance  album cover Maureen McGovern Academy Award Performance(LP, Album) Casablanca 830 108-1 Australasia Unknown Sell This Version
830 108-2 Academy Award Performance  album cover Maureen McGovern Academy Award Performance(CD, Album) Casablanca 830 108-2 Australasia 1992 Sell This Version
841430 2 Scream, Dracula, Scream!  album cover Rocket From The Crypt Scream, Dracula, Scream!(CD, Album) Virgin, Virgin 841430 2 Europe 1995 Sell This Version
875 032 Whipped Cream & Other Delights  album cover Herb Alpert's Tijuana Brass* Whipped Cream & Other Delights(LP, Album, RE) A&M Records, A&M Records 875 032 France 1974 Sell This Version
9 25709-2 Ramones Mania  album cover Ramones Ramones Mania (Comp) 9 25709-2 US 1988 Sell This Version
9 25709-4 Ramones Mania  album cover Ramones Ramones Mania(Cass, Comp) Sire 9 25709-4 Philippines 1988 Sell This Version
9 26618-2 All The Stuff (And More) - Vol. II  album cover Ramones All The Stuff (And More) - Vol. II (Comp) 9 26618-2 US 1991 Sell This Version
2465-015 Heavy  album cover Iron Butterfly Heavy(LP, Album, RE) ATCO Records 2465-015 UK 1970 Sell This Version
527 3192 Pet Sounds  album cover The Beach Boys Pet Sounds (Album) 527 3192 Europe 2000 Sell This Version
5315336 The Who Sell Out  album cover The Who The Who Sell Out(2xCD, Album, Dlx, RE, RM) Polydor 5315336 UK 2009 Sell This Version
9866574 The Who Then And Now(Cass, Comp) Polydor 9866574 Indonesia 2004 Sell This Version