Here's the boring bit!1. Acceptance & Use of The BandApp Websites & Mobile Apps
These Terms and Conditions govern your use of Be Louder Limited's websites and your relationship with Be Louder Limited including any service supplied to you, the Customer, through any of the Be Louder Limited websites or services. In particular, these terms and conditions govern your use of www.Bandapp.com and all Bandapp websites and mobile apps created. Please read them carefully as they contain legal obligations. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions, please do not register for or use any of the Be Louder Limited websites or services. If you have any questions regarding these Terms and Conditions, please contact . By accessing, browsing and or using any of the Be Louder Limited websites, including www.Bandapp.com and all Bandapp websites and mobile apps created you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agreed to be bound by these terms and comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including EU export and re-export control laws and regulations.
2. Customer Account, Password & Security
To build a BandApp you must complete the registration process by providing us with current, complete and accurate information as prompted by the applicable registration form. After setting up a username and password for login access, you will be entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your login details and for any and all activities that occur under your account. Any unauthorised use of your account or any other breach of security will have to be reported to Be Louder Limited immediately using the following email . Be Louder Limited will not be liable for any loss that you may incur as a result of someone else using your password or account, either with or without your consent. You may also be held liable for losses incurred by Be Louder Limited or other related parties due to someone else using your account or password. In order to avoid any losses to either party, you are strictly discouraged from using anyone else's account at any time, without the permission of the account holder. If BandApp terminates your Membership because you have breached the Agreement, you shall not be entitled to the refund of any unused portion of fees or payments (if any).
3. Information Security and Quality
Any personal information, directly or indirectly collected via Be Louder Limited's websites are protected by the Data Protection Act. Be Louder Limited is committed to respecting the rights of its users to access, rectify, modify and suppress the personal information collected in compliance with the articles of the Act. Be Louder Limited is also committed to securing the data that is provided to us and will practice necessary precautions to protect your personally identifiable information from loss, misuse or alterations. We will commit to respond in a timely manner to your requests to correct inaccuracies in your personal information. In order to correct such inaccuracies, please return the notification message containing the inaccuracies to the sender with details of the correction requested. If you would like to delete the personally identifiable information you have submitted through the websites from our marketing database, please contact us at We will proceed to use reasonable efforts to remove your personally identifiable information from our database.
4. Terms & Conditions of Use Modification
Be Louder Limited reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which the Be Louder Limited websites are offered, including but not limited to the charges associated with the use of our websites or any products or services sold therein. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these Terms & Conditions of Use and any other additional terms posted on any / each particular website. Your continued use of the Be Louder Limited websites constitutes a binding agreement to all terms, conditions and notices.
5. Rules of Conduct
In addition to the limitations set forth in this Terms & Conditions of Use, you will be accounted for violating the stated terms and conditions if you or others using your account do any of the following, so dont do any of them! :
- Transmit or facilitate distribution of contents that are harmful, abusive, racially or ethnically offensive, vulgar, sexually explicit, defamatory, infringing, invasive of personal privacy or publicity rights, or in a reasonable person's view, objectionable.
- Attempt to acquire a password, street address, credit card numbers, account information, or any other private information from a Member or any other user on our websites.
- Upload or distribute any software or content that you do not own or have permission to freely distribute.
- Promote or encourage any illegal activity including hacking, cracking or distribution of counterfeit software.
- Upload files that contain a virus or corrupted data.
- Upload music, video content for which your are not the legal right holder
- Improperly use the support or complaint buttons or make false reports to Brandapp Limited staff members or its related companies
- Violate the terms and conditions of use of third party tools, interactive service providers, state, local, federal laws, or foreign or international law where appropriate.
- Falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded.
Be Louder Limited retains the right to deny access to anyone who we believe has violated any of these Terms & Conditions of Use.
6. Illegal Behavior
Illegal behaviour involving the use of any of the Be Louder Limited websites will be grounds for the termination of a user's account. Be Louder Limited shall fully cooperate with law enforcement officials on such matters and prosecute such offenses to the full extent of the law.
You hereby agree that you will be personally responsible for your use of any of the Be Louder Limited websites, and that you will indemnify, defend and hold harmless Be Louder Limited and its respective affiliates, employees, officers, and directors from and against any and all claims, liability, losses, damages, costs and expenses including legal fees incurred by Be Louder Limited in connection with your use or alleged use of our websites, including your conduct. Be Louder Limited reserves the right, at its own expense, to assume the exclusive defence and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, and in such case, you agree to cooperate with Be Louder Limited's defence of such claim.
8. Links to Third Party Sites
The Be Louder websites may contain links to third party websites ('Link Sites'). These linked sites are not under the control of Be Louder Limited and Be Louder Limited is not responsible for the contents of any linked sites, including without limitation, any links contained in a 'Link Site', or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. Be Louder Limited is not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any link sites, nor is Be Louder Limited responsible if the linked sites are not working appropriately. Be Louder Limited's websites are providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply of endorsement by Be Louder Limited of the linked site or any association with its operators. You are responsible for viewing and abiding by the privacy statements and terms & conditions of use posted on the linked sites. Any dealings with third parties including advertisers, included within the Be Louder Limited websites or apps generated or participation in promotions, including the delivery of and the payment for goods and services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings or promotions, are solely between you and the advertiser or other third party. Be Louder Limited will not be responsible or liable for any part of any such dealings or promotions.
9. Software and Contents Available Through The Websites
All content and software (Software), if any,that is made available to view and or download in connection with our websites is owned by and is the copyrighted work of Be Louder Limited and or its suppliers and is protected by copyright laws and international treaty provisions. Your use of the Software is governed by the terms of the end user license agreement, if any, which accompanies or is included with the Software ie. License Agreement. You may not install or use any Software that is accompanied by or includes a License Agreement unless you first agree to the License Agreement terms. For Software not accompanied by a License Agreement, Be Louder Limited hereby grants to you, the user, a revocable personal, non-transferable license to use the Software for viewing and otherwise using the particular Site in accordance with these Terms & Conditions of Use, and for no other purpose provided that you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. Any reproduction or redistribution of the content and or the Software is expressly prohibited by the law and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties. Violators will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, COPYING OR REPRODUCTION OF THE CONTENT OR SOFTWARE TO ANY OTHER SERVER OR LOCATION FOR FURTHER REPRODUCTION OR REDISTRIBUTION IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED.
10. Liability Disclaimer
The information, software, products, and services included in / available through the sites may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. Changes are periodically made to the sites and to the information therein. Be Louder Limited and its respective suppliers may make improvements and or changes in the sites at any time. Be Louder Limited and its respective suppliers make no representations of the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness, of viruses or other harmful components and accuracy of the information, software, products, content and related graphics contained within the sites for any purpose. All such information, software, products, services, content and related graphics are provided "as if" without warranty of any kind. Be Louder Limited and or its respective suppliers hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regards to this information, software, products, services, communications, content and related graphics, including all implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, workmanship effort, title and non-infringement.
11. Intellectual Property
The Be Louder web sites and apps created including, without limitation, all communication features, contain copyrighted material, trademarks and other proprietary information including, without limitation, text, software, photographs, video, graphics, music and sound, and the entire contents of our websites and each area contained therein are the property of Be Louder Limited and or third-party content providers (In the case of Bandapp means our artists and bands and app creators). Be Louder Limited owns a copyright in the selection, coordination, arrangement and enhancement of such content. You may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit, any of the content contained on our websites (including, without limitation, content that Be Louder Limited enables you to download) except where a Be Louder web site or app allows the end user to share the app or site with another end user using the tools provided on the Be Louder web sites and app) without the express written permission of Be Louder Limited and the copyright owner. In the event of any permitted copying, redistribution or publication of copyrighted material, no changes in or deletion of author attribution, trademark, legend or copyright notice shall be made. The downloading of copyrighted material from our websites is allowed by you only for your own use. You acknowledge that Be Louder Limited and or third-party content providers (In the case of Bandapp, means our artists and bands and app creators) remain the owners of all materials posted on our websites, and that you do not acquire any of those ownership rights by downloading copyrighted materials.
Be Louder Limited does not claim any ownership rights in the text, files, images, photos, video, sounds, musical works, works of authorship, applications, or any other materials (collectively, "Content") that you transmit, submit, display or publish ("post") on, through or in connection with the Be Louder Services. After posting your Content on, through or in connection with the Be Louder Services, you continue to retain any such rights that you may have in your Content, subject to the limited license herein. By posting any Content on, through or in connection with the Be Louder Services, you hereby grant to Be Louder a limited license to use, modify, delete from, add to, publicly perform, publicly display, reproduce, and distribute such Content solely on, through or in connection with the Be Louder Services, including, without limitation, through the Be Louder Services to applications, BandApps and Be Louders, widgets, websites or mobile, desktop or other services which are linked with your Be Louder account (collectively, "Linked Services"), including, without limitation, distributing part or all of the Be Louder Services and any Content included therein, in any media formats and through any media channels, except that Content marked "private" will not be distributed by Be Louder outside the Be Louder Services and Linked Services. This limited license does not grant Be Louder the right to sell or otherwise distribute your Content outside of the Be Louder Services or Linked Services. After you remove your Content from the Be Louder Services we will cease distribution as soon as practicable, and at such time when distribution ceases, the license will terminate. If after we have distributed your Content outside of the Be Louder Services, you change the Content's privacy setting to "private," we will cease distribution of such "private" Content outside of the Be Louder Services as soon as practicable after you make the change. Notwithstanding the foregoing, you understand and agree that once Content is distributed to a Linked Service or incorporated into other aspects of the Be Louder Services, Be Louder Limited is under no obligation to delete or ask other Users or a Linked Service to delete that Content, and therefore it may continue to appear and be used indefinitely.
The license you grant to Be Louder is non-exclusive (meaning you are free to license your Content to anyone else in addition to BandApp or Be Louder Limited service), fully-paid and royalty-free (meaning that Be Louder Limited is not required to pay you or anyone else deriving rights from you for the use on the BandApp or Be Louder Limited Services of the Content that you post), sub licensable (so that Be Louder Limited is able to use its affiliates, subcontractors and other partners such as Internet content delivery networks and wireless carriers to provide the BandApp or Be Louder Limited Services), and worldwide (because the Internet and the BandApp and Be Louder Limited Services are global in reach).
You represent and warrant that: (i) you own the Content posted by you on, through or in connection with the BandApp or Be Louder Limited services, or otherwise have the right to grant the license set forth in this Section 6, and (ii) the posting of your Content on, through or in connection with the BandApp or Be Louder Limited services and/or Linked Services does not violate the privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, contract rights or any other rights of any person or entity. You agree to pay for all royalties, fees, and any other monies owing any person or entity by reason of the use of any Content posted by you on or through the BandApp or Be Louder Limited services and/or Linked Services.
The BandApp or Be Louder Limited services Services contain Content of BandApp ("BandApp Content"). BandApp Content is protected by copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret and other laws, and Be Louder Limited owns and retains all rights in the BandApp Content and the BandApp Services. Be Louder Limited hereby grants you a limited, revocable, non sub licensable license to reproduce and display the BandApp Content (excluding any software code) solely for your personal use in connection with viewing the BandApp Websites, the Be Louder website and using the BandApp or Be Louder Limited services.
The BandApp or Be Louder Limited Services contain Content of Users and other Be Louder Limited licensors. Except as provided within this Agreement, you may not copy, modify, translate, publish, broadcast, transmit, distribute, perform, display, sell or otherwise use any Content appearing on or through the BandApp or Be Louder Limited services.
Be Louder Limited performs technical functions necessary to offer the Be Louder Services, including, but not limited to, the technical processing and transmission of email communications to perform the email service, and transcoding and/or reformatting Content to allow its use throughout the Be Louder Services. In addition, you agree and acknowledge that Be Louder may send messages including, but not limited to, notifications, special offers, promotions, commercial advertisements, and marketing materials, in connection with the BandApp or Be Louder Limited services. You can control what type of communications you receive from the BandApp Services by logging into your account and choosing the appropriate notifications settings in your profile page or by following the unsubscribe instructions contained at the bottom of commercial emails.
Be Louder Limited reserves the right to limit the storage capacity of Content that you post on, through or in connection with the BandApp or Be Louder Limited services.
12.1 Content Posted
Please choose carefully the information that you post on, through or in connection with the BandApp or Be Louder Limited services and that you provide to other Users. Your BandApp profile may not include any form of Prohibited Content, as outlined in Section 5 above. Despite this prohibition, information, materials, products or services provided by other BandApp Members (for instance, in their profiles) or Linked Services may, in whole or in part, be unauthorized, impermissible or otherwise violate this Agreement, and Be Louder Limited assumes no responsibility or liability for this material. If you become aware of misuse of the BandApp or Be Louder Limited services by any person or Linked Service, please click on the "Contact BandApp" link at the bottom of the BandApp Website pages. BandApp may reject, refuse to post or delete any Content for any or no reason, including, but not limited to, Content that in the sole judgment of BandApp violates this Agreement or which may be offensive, illegal or violate the rights of any person or entity, or harm or threaten the safety of any person or entity. Be Louder Limited assumes no responsibility for monitoring the BandApp or Be Louder Limited services or inappropriate Content or conduct. If at any time Be Louder Limited chooses, in its sole discretion, to monitor the BandApp or Be Louder Limited services, Be Louder Limited nonetheless assumes no responsibility for the Content, no obligation to modify or remove any inappropriate Content, and no responsibility for the conduct of the User submitting any such Content.
You are solely responsible for the Content that you post on, through or in connection with any of the BandApp or Be Louder Limited services, and any material or information that you transmit to other Members and for your interactions with other Users.
BandApp customers can pay for items on BandApp websites, apps and services by using your PayPal account or Credit Card. When you provide your PayPal or Credit Card details or other payment mechanism information to Be Louder Limited, you represent that you are the authorised user of the PayPal or Credit Card that is used to pay the fees. Be Louder Limited does not store any Credit Card information in anyway.
All payments to account holders will be made via PayPal, and you must have a valid, active PayPal account in order to get paid. Failure to open a PayPal account or failure to correctly enter PayPal account details will result in missed payments. Be Louder Limited cannot be held responsible for missed payments to you in the event that you fail to correctly open a PayPal account or if you fail to enter your PayPal account details correctly.
What is PayPal? PayPal is an E-Commerce business which allows payments and money transfers to be made through the Internet or via Mobile Devices. PayPal serves as an electronic alternative to traditional paper methods such as Cheques and Money Orders. A PayPal account can be funded with an electronic debit from a bank account or by credit card. To obtain further information or to open a PayPal account, please use the following link http://www.paypal.com
All artist payments are paid monthly on the final day of each calendar month, in arrears to the artists/ account holders PayPal account, nominated in the artists BandApp profile page. No payment will made until the artist's account has reached the sum of £10.00 GBP in credit (Ten Pounds Stirling). It is the responsibility of the artist/ account holder to enter correct PayPal account details and to keep PayPal details up to date. Be Louder Limited can only make payments to active accounts. Be Louder Limited cannot be help responsible for non payment to artists/ account holders due to incorrectly submitted PayPal information . Current payment rates and details can be found by logging into www.Bandapp.com and visiting the Music tab of the app builder. Be Louder Limited reserves the right to amend, alter, change and update payment structure and pricing of our products without notice or consultation.
Ownership of Music Rights
The BandApp artist/ account holder must be the legal rights holder of all music offered for sale through BandApp including both the master track and song/music publishing. The BandApp artist/ account holder must accept legal ownership of all music uploaded for sale through BandApp by ticking the appropriate box in the Music tab in the app builder. Be Louder limited will only account to The BandApp artist/ account holder and not any third party, manager, agent, producer, label, publisher or collection society connected to the artist. The BandApp artist/ account holder must agree that he/she is unsigned to a record label, unpublished and not bound by any production deal with a production company, label, publisher or any third party. The BandApp artist/ account holder accepts the all tracks uploaded for sale through BandApp are not and can not be registered to PRS/MCPS or any other collection society. The BandApp artist/ account holder accepts that he/ she will be responsible for any legal or administration costs arising from uploading of material for sale through BandApp of which the The BandApp artist/ account holder is not the legal owner under the terms of conditions of chapter 12.1 herein.
The shops ("Shops") on our websites provide you the opportunity to purchase various Bandapp and Be Louder Limited products and services. You are responsible for paying the entire amount due on your purchase, including any applicable taxes, shipping and other charges assessed by the merchant. All sales tax is set to the prevailing rate of UK VAT (currently set at 20%). You represent and warrant that you are at least 18 years of age and that you possess the legal right to use the Shops in accordance with the stated terms and usage policies. You hereby agree to supervise usage by, and be responsible for the actions of any minors who use your computer and or the registration account to access the Shops on our websites.
15. Electronic Software Downloads Refund Policy
Be Louder Limited products can be selected as downloadable software from our online store or in app store/stores. Once your credit card or other payment mechanism has been authorised, processing can take up to 2 minutes and you will then receive instructions on how to download your software. If the transmission is interrupted in any way you will initially receive a total of two attempts to download your software. If at any reason you cannot download the software please contact the Be Louder Limited technical team at Please read the system requirements very carefully before making any purchases. In case of disputes, contact us at for further inquires on refunds.
16. Feedback and Testing
We want to hear from the users of our sites and services, and your views and feedback matter to us and help us shape our products and services. By submitting any feedback, whether requested or freely offered, whether verbal, by email, or via our websites and/or apps, you agree that your feedback is given to Be Louder Limited for free and is unsolicited and without restriction. You agree that Bandapp and Be Louder Limited are free to use, exploit and disclose and act on the feedback without restriction or any additional compensation to you whether financial or otherwise.
17. General Terms & Conditions
COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARK NOTICESTRADEMARKS
BandApp and or other products referenced herein are either trademarks or registered trademarks of Be Louder Limited. The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.