Terms and Conditions
Please choose carefully the information you post on VibeNation and that you provide to other Members. Any postings to VibeNation may not include the following items: any photographs or video content posted by you may not contain nudity or obscene, lewd, excessively violent, harassing, hateful, sexually explicit or otherwise objectionable subject matter. Information provided by other VibeNation customers or artists may contain inaccurate, inappropriate or offensive material, products or services and VibeNation assumes no responsibility or liability for such material.
Artists and Customers must notify VibeNation immediately upon viewing any objectionable material such that VibeNation may remove the same from the VibeNation site. VibeNation reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to reject, refuse to post or remove any posting by you, or to restrict, suspend, or terminate your access to all or any part of the Website and/or Services at any time, for any or no reason, with or without prior notice, and without liability.
By participating in any non-virtual or live events produced, presented or sponsored by VibeNation, you agree to release and hold VibeNation harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims, and actions of any kind including, without limitation, personal injuries, death, and property damage, either directly or indirectly related to or arising from your participation in any such VibeNation event.
The following set out the basic rules and regulations for the Website (www.vibenation.net): Eligibility. Membership in the Service is void where prohibited by law. By using the Website and the Service, you represent and warrant that all registration information you submit is truthful and accurate and that you agree to maintain the accuracy of such information. You further represent and warrant that you are 13 years of age or older and that your use of VibeNation shall not violate any applicable law or regulation. Customer or Artist Membership is solely for your personal use, and you shall not authorize others to use your account. You are solely responsible for all Content published or displayed through your account and for your interactions with other members.
Term. This Agreement shall remain in full force and effect while you use the Website, the Service, and/or are a Member. You may terminate your membership at any time, for any reason by following the instructions on the member account page. VibeNation may terminate your membership for any reason, effective upon sending notice to you at the email address you provide in your Membership application or such other email address as you may subsequently provide to VibeNation.
Non Commercial Use by Members. The Website is for the personal use of Members only and may not be used in connection with any commercial endeavors except those that are specifically endorsed or approved by the management of VibeNation. Illegal and/or unauthorized use of the Website, including collecting usernames and/or email addresses of Members by electronic or other means for the purpose of sending unsolicited email or unauthorized framing of or linking to the Website will be investigated. Commercial advertisements, affiliate links, and other forms of solicitation may be removed from member comments, or other postings without notice and may result in termination of membership privileges. Appropriate legal action may be taken by VibeNation for any illegal or unauthorized use of the Website.
Proprietary Rights in Content on VibeNation. VibeNation owns and retains all proprietary rights in the Website and the Service. The Website contains copyrighted material, trademarks, and other proprietary information of VibeNation and its licensors. Except for that information which is in the public domain or for which you have been given written permission, you may not copy, modify, publish, transmit, distribute, perform, display, or sell any such proprietary information.
Content Posted on the Site. a. You understand and agree that VibeNation may review and delete any content, messages, text, files, images, photos, videos, sounds, profiles, works of authorship, or any other materials (collectively, "Content") that in the sole judgment of VibeNation violate this Agreement or which may be offensive, illegal or violate the rights, harm, or threaten the safety of any Member. b. You are solely responsible for the Content that you publish or display (hereinafter, "post") on the Service or any material or information that you transmit to other Members. c. By posting any Content to the public areas of the Website, you hereby grant to VibeNation the non-exclusive, worldwide license to use, publicly perform, publicly display, modify, and translate such Content on the Website. This license will terminate at the time you remove such Content from the Website. You represent and warrant that: (i) you own the Content posted by you on the Website or otherwise have the right to grant the license set forth in this section, and (ii) your Content does not violate the privacy rights, publicity rights, copyright rights, intellectual property rights, or any other rights of any person, and (iii) the posting of your Content on the Website does not result in a breach of any contract between you and a third party. You agree to pay for all royalties, fees and any other monies owing any person by reason of any Content you post on the Website. d. The following is a partial list of the kind of Content that is illegal or prohibited on the Website. VibeNation reserves the right to investigate and take appropriate legal action in its sole discretion against anyone who violates this provision, including without limitation, removing the offending communication from the Service and terminating the membership of such violators. Prohibited Content includes Content that: i. is obscene, patently offensive, or promotes racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual; ii. harasses or advocates harassment of another person; iii. involves the transmission of "junk mail", "chain letters," or unsolicited mass mailing or "spamming"; iv. promotes information that you know is false or misleading or promotes illegal activities or conduct that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory or libelous; v. promotes an illegal or unauthorized copy of another person's copyrighted work, such as providing pirated computer programs or links to them, providing information to circumvent manufacture-installed copy-protect devices, or providing pirated music or links to pirated music files; vi. contains restricted or password only access pages or hidden pages or images (those not linked to or from another accessible page); vii. provides material that exploits people under the age of 18 in a sexual or violent manner, or solicits personal information from anyone under 18; viii. provides instructional information about illegal activities such as making or buying illegal weapons, violating someone's privacy, or providing or creating computer viruses; ix. solicits passwords or personal identifying information for commercial or unlawful purposes from other users; or x. involves commercial activities and/or sales without our prior written consent such as contests, sweepstakes, barter, advertising, or pyramid schemes; (xi) for artist, band or musician profiles, uses sexually suggestive imagery or any other unfair, misleading or deceptive content intended to draw traffic to the profile. e. You must use the Service in a manner consistent with any and all applicable laws and regulations. f. You may not engage in advertising to, or solicitation of, any Member to buy or sell any products or services through the Service. You may not transmit any chain letters or junk email to other Members. g. Although VibeNation cannot monitor the conduct of its Members off the Website, it is also a violation of these rules to use any information obtained from the Service in order to harass, abuse, or harm another person, or in order to contact, advertise to, solicit, or sell to any Member without their prior explicit consent. Any automated use of the system is prohibited. h. You may not attempt to impersonate another user or person who is not a member of VibeNation. i. You may not use the account, username, or password of another Member at any time nor may you disclose your password to any third party or permit any third party to access your account.
Copyright Policy. You may not post, distribute, or reproduce in any way any copyrighted material, trademarks, or other proprietary information without obtaining the prior written consent of the owner of such proprietary rights. It is the policy of VibeNation to terminate membership privileges of any member who repeatedly infringes copyright upon prompt notification to VibeNation by the copyright owner or the copyright owner's legal agent. Without limiting the foregoing, if you believe that your work has been copied and posted on the Service in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please provide our Copyright Agent VibeNation Ltd using the Contact Form on the Contact page or at Copyright Abuse c/o VibeNation Ltd. 95 Tideslea Path, London, SE28 0LZ, United Kingdom - with the following information: an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed; a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Website; your address, telephone number, and email address; a written statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf.
Member Disputes. You are solely responsible for your interactions with other VibeNation Members. VibeNation reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other Members.
Downloading Music. You agree that you will abide by the license provided herein in regard to the downloading of music from this website. Any download purchase of a digital musical file from this Website shall entitle you to personal use of such digital music file throughout the world for the life of the copyright in the sound recording and the musical work embodied in the sound recording. Your use of any purchased digital musical file shall allow you to transfer the file you your own computer, portable music device or to burn the same on a CD-r or other digital music storage media, but shall not entitle You to transfer such digital music file to any third party or to place such digital music file on a peer-to-peer network or to transfer such digital music file to any media that is not solely owned and controlled by You. You acknowledge and agree that to violate the terms as set out above shall constitute a copyright infringement under applicable laws, and legislation set by all signatories to the international Berne Convention for the Protection Of Literary and Artistic Works.
Refund Policy. There are no refunds once Content (i.e. Songs, Digital Masters) is purchased.
VibeNation collects user submitted information such as name, email address, and to send notifications to those users relating to the VibeNation service. VibeNation also collects other profile data including but not limited to: personal interests, gender, age, education and occupation.
VibeNation also logs non-personally-identifiable information including IP address, profile information, aggregate user data, and browser type, from users and visitors to the site. This data is used to manage the website, track usage and improve the website services. This non-personally-identifiable information may be shared with third-parties to provide more relevant services and advertisements to members. User IP addresses are recorded for security and monitoring purposes.
To facilitate searching on the Website, VibeNation allows users to search for bands using band or artist name or company name. We may also use a user's email address to send updates, a newsletter or news regarding the Service. Users may choose not to receive email of this type by changing their "newsletter" setting in the user "Profile".
From time to time, VibeNation or a partner may sponsor a promotion or contest on VibeNation. Users may be asked to provide personal information including name, email address or home address or to answer questions in order to participate. We may transfer personal information to certain ad partners that you have explicitly requested to receive information from. It will be clear at the point of collection who is collecting the personal information and whose privacy statement will apply.
Correcting/Updating or Removing Information VibeNation users may modify or remove any of their personal information at any time by logging into their account and accessing features such as Edit Profile
Security. VibeNation member accounts are secured by member-created passwords VibeNation takes precautions to ensure that member account information is kept private. We use reasonable measures to protect member information that is stored within our database, and we restrict access to member information to those employees who need access to perform their job functions, such as our customer service personnel and technical staff. Please note that we cannot guarantee the security of member account information. Unauthorized entry or use, hardware or software failure, and other factors may compromise the security of member information at any time
Disclaimers. VibeNation is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate Content posted on the Website or in connection with the Service provided, whether caused by users of the Website, Members or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Service. VibeNation is not responsible for the conduct, whether online or offline, of any user of the Website or Member of the Service. VibeNation assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, any user or Member communication. VibeNation is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or players due to technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Website or combination thereof, including any injury or damage to users and/or Members or to any person's computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading materials in connection with the Website and/or in connection with the Service. Under no circumstances shall VibeNation be responsible for any loss or damage, including personal injury or death, resulting from use of the Website or the Service or from any Content posted on the Website or transmitted to Members, or any interactions between users of the Website, whether online or offline. The Website and the Service are provided "AS-IS" and VibeNation expressly disclaims any warranty of fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement. VibeNation cannot guarantee and does not promise any specific results from use of the Website and/or the Service.
Limitation on Liability. IN NO EVENT SHALL VIBENATION BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOST PROFIT DAMAGES ARISING FROM YOUR USE OF THE WEB SITE OR THE SERVICE, EVEN IF VIBENATION HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING TO THE CONTRARY CONTAINED HEREIN, VIBENATION’S LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY CAUSE WHATSOEVER AND REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF THE ACTION, WILL AT ALL TIMES BE LIMITED TO AMOUNT PAID, IF ANY, BY YOU TO VIBENATION FOR THE SERVICE DURING THE TERM OF MEMBERSHIP.
Disputes. If there is any dispute about or involving the Website and/or the Service, by using the Website, you agree that any dispute shall be governed by the laws of the United Kingdom without regard to conflict of law provisions and you agree to personal jurisdiction by and venue in the courts of the United Kingdom.
Indemnity. You agree to indemnify and hold VibeNation, its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, and other partners and employees, harmless from any loss, liability, claim, or demand, including reasonable legal fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the Service in violation of this Agreement and/or arising from a breach of this Agreement and/or any breach of your representations and warranties set forth above.
Other. This Agreement is accepted upon your use of the Website and is further affirmed by you becoming a Member of the Service. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and VibeNation regarding the use of the Website and/or the Service. The failure of VibeNation to exercise or enforce any right or provision of this Agreement shall not operate as a waiver of such right or provision. The section titles in this Agreement are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect. Please contact us with any questions regarding this Agreement. VibeNation is a trademark of VibeNation Corporation.