Terms of Service
"Services” refers to all aspects of IndieArtst, including, but not limited to, Indieartst.com & INDIEARTST MUSIC TV.
"Content” refers to text, graphics, photos, sounds, music, videos, audiovisual combinations and other materials you may view, access or contribute to the Services.
“Contributors” refers to individuals who submit Content to the Services.
By using indieartst.com, INDIEARTST MUSIC TV and other IndieArtst products & services (collectively the “Services”), you agree to these ToS (Terms of Service) and Privacy Policies.
The Services may contain links to third-party websites that are not owned or controlled by IndieArtst. IndieArtst has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party websites. In addition, IndieArtst will not and cannot censor or edit the content of any third-party site. By using the Services, you expressly relieve IndieArtst from any and all liability arising from your use of any third-party website.
If you do not agree, please do not use the Services.
IndieArtst may, in its sole discretion, modify or revise these ToS and policies, and you agree to be bound by such modifications or revisions. Nothing in these ToS shall be deemed to confer any third-party rights or benefits.
These ToS & policies apply to all users of the Services, including but not limited to Contributors, members & fans.
Your Use of Content
In your use of the Services, you agree to comply with all applicable laws.
The Content on the Services, including the trademarks, service marks and logos, are owned by or licensed to IndieArtst subject to copyright and other intellectual property rights under the law.
Content is provided to you AS IS. You shall not copy, reproduce, distribute, transmit, broadcast, display, sell, license, or otherwise exploit any Content for any other purposes without the prior written consent of IndieArtst or the respective licensors of the Content.
When using the Services, you understand that you may be exposed to Content from a variety of sources, and IndieArtst is not responsible for the accuracy, safety or intellectual property rights of or relating to such Content. You agree to waive any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against IndieArtst with respect thereto, and, to the extent of applicable law, agree to indemnify and hold harmless IndieArtst, its owners, operators, affiliates, licensors, and licensees to the fullest extent under the law regarding all matters related to your use of the Services.
Our Use of Content
You may submit Content to IndieArtst. IndieArtst does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to the Content you submit.
By submitting Content, whether through direct upload, submission forms, or any other method provided by IndieArtst, you authorize IndieArtst to download, upload and use your Content on IndieArtst TV and their Services.
You are solely responsible for your own Content and the consequences of submitting and subsequent publishing of your Content on the Services. You affirm, represent, and warrant that you own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to authorize publishing of Content you submit; and you license to IndieArtst all trademark, copyright or other proprietary rights in and to such Content for publication on the Services pursuant to these ToS.
For clarity, you retain all of your ownership rights in your Content. However, by submitting Content to IndieArtst, you hereby grant IndieArtst a non-exclusive, royalty-free, sublicenseable and transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display, and perform the Content in connection with IndieArtst’s business, including without limitation for promoting and redistributing part or all of IndieArtst (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any media channels.
You further agree that Content you submit will not contain third-party copyrighted material or material that is subject to other third-party proprietary rights, unless you are the rightful owner or have permission from the rightful owner to grant IndieArtst all of the license rights granted herein.
IndieArtst does not endorse any Content, opinion, recommendation, or advice submitted to the Services by any user or other licensor, and IndieArtst expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with Content. IndieArtst does not permit or support copyright infringing activities. IndieArtst will remove any and all Content in violation of copyright laws if properly notified that such Content infringes on another’s intellectual property rights.
IndieArtst uses advertising, sponsorships and other methods to generate revenue. These may be used in conjunction with your Content. IndieArtst does not offer any type of payment, revenue-sharing or reimbursement for Content submitted and used on the Services.
Content Removal/Takedown Requests
Contributors, with the exception of entrants to an IndieArtst contest, can request for their videos to be removed from the Services. The above licenses granted by you relating to "Our Use of Content" terminate within a commercially reasonable time after you request removal of your videos. Any derivatives or other content created by IndieArtst relating to the videos being removed may remain on IndieArtst and the Services.
If you find Content that infringes on your copyright, use our contact email to submit a takedown request. Please include all pertinent information as per the DMCA.
IndieArtst reserves the right to terminate anyone’s access to the Services for any reason, including but not limited to repeat violations of these ToS.
Limitation of Liability
You acknowledge that you pay no fees to us for the use of the Services. Therefore, you hereby waive any claims against us arising out of or in any way connected to your use of the Services. Under no circumstances will we be liable for any direct, indirect, exemplary, incidental, consequential, special, punitive, or similar damages arising, directly or indirectly, out of your access, use, or inability to use the Services, even if we had been advised of the possibility of such damages or the damages were foreseeable. If you are dissatisfied with Services, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue use of the Services.
Ability to Accept Terms of Service
You affirm that you are either more than 18 years of age, or an emancipated minor, or possess legal parental or guardian consent, and are fully able and competent to enter into the terms, conditions and obligations set forth in these ToS, and to abide by and comply with these ToS. In any case, you affirm that you are over the age of 13. If you are younger than 13, you are not permitted to use the Services without adult supervision of a parent or guardian.
Terms Last Updated: March 13, 2019
SUBMITTING A COPYRIGHT TAKEDOWN NOTICE
If you believe your copyright-protected work was posted on the Services without authorization, you may submit a copyright infringement notification. This initiates a legal process. Do not make false claims.
Submit claims to