“Artist” shall mean any person whose performances
are embodied in the Recordings.
“Clip/Clips” shall mean an E-Music File which
is an edited version of another E-Music File and which is not longer than 30 seconds
and which is used as sales promotion for the Recordings.
Said 30 second clips may be created by using any consecutive 30 seconds of the
applicable E-Music File.
“Composition/Compositions” shall mean the
musical works, with or without lyrics,
which has been subject to recording when recording the Recordings.
“Cover Artwork” shall mean artwork as
illustration or photograph.
“E-Music File/E-Music Files” shall mean a
digital copy of an audio (only) recording of a performance of a musical work by you
or the Artist, with or without lyrics,
which has been converted, coded and compressed to a digital format supported by
“End User/End Users” shall mean a person
who/which purchases an E-Music File from any of the Record Union
Retail Partners or visits the Record Union Website or Retailers Websites for this
“Metadata” shall mean the information
embedded in an E-Music File that is used to identify the content. Examples of the
types of information includes, but is not limited to,
song title, band or artist’s name, type of music, label and year the song was
“Recording/Recordings” shall mean any and all
audio recordings that you submit to Record Union upon your acceptance of this
Agreement by uploading on the Record Union Website as well as any other audio
that you choose to submit thereafter by uploading on the Record Union Website.
“Record Union Retail Partner/Record Union
Retail Service” shall mean, without limitation, any and all, now known or future,
digital internet consumer stores (such as Spotify, iTunes, Deezer and Amazon)
and/or any other digital retailers of music which Record Union has, from time to
time, entered into a licensing agreement with regarding the
sale and/or streaming of E-Music Files embodying the Recordings pursuant to the
provisions of this Agreement.
This applies on a “per Recording” basis.
“Renewal fee” shall mean a fee that you need
to pay if your current plan expires and
you do not want Record Union to take down your music from the Record Union Retail
“Retailers Websites” shall mean any website
on which E-Music Files embodying the Recordings are sold by Record Union Retail
Partners pursuant to a
sublicensing agreement with Record Union.
“Sleep mode” shall mean the status of your
account if you do not pay the Renewal fee.
Whenever you pay the Renewal fee the Sleep mode will be turned off.
“Territory” shall mean the world, or per
Recording specified territory if applicable.
“Website” shall mean the website
(www.recordunion.com) or any other sub-domains.