Terms of Service

By using the MIXMASTERED STUDIOS online recording service, you (“Customer”) agree and are bound by the following terms of service:

Work For Hire

MIXMASTERED STUDIOS agrees that all work performed for Customer shall be considered as “works made for hire” as contemplated and defined in Section 101 of the United States Copyright Act.

MIXMASTERED STUDIOS hereby grants to Customer all rights of every kind and nature in and to the results and proceeds of MIXMASTERED STUDIOS’s services and performances rendered hereunder, including, without limitation, all rights in and to the following Performances, Compositions and/or Masters, including the worldwide copyrights therein, (including the universal copyright and any and all renewal and extension rights) for all uses of whatsoever nature whether now known or hereafter devised, throughout the world and universe. Customer shall accordingly have the sole and exclusive right to copyright any Performances, Compositions and/or Masters embodying MIXMASTERED STUDIOS’s performances under Customer’s name as the sole owner and author thereof.

If for any reason we shall be deemed not to be the authors of the Performances, Compositions and/or Masters, then MIXMASTERED STUDIOS hereby assigns to Customer the entire right, title and interest throughout the universe, in and to the Performances, Compositions and/or Masters, MIXMASTERED STUDIOS acknowledges and agrees that Customer and its affiliates, assignees, licensees, etc. have the right to use, produce, reproduce, record, re-record, adapt, edit, delete from, add to, combine with other works, translate, print, publish, advertise, transmit, perform, broadcast, disseminate and otherwise exploit and authorize the exploitation of the Performances, Compositions and/or Masters by any and all means now known or hereafter devised.

MIXMASTERED STUDIOS hereby waives the benefit of any provision of law known as “moral rights” or any similar analogous provision of any treaty, statute, regulation or rule of law of any government or quasi-governmental body in any country of the world or throughout the universe.

Turnaround time

Our turnaround time is 48 business hours from order completion and receiving your files for each service.

* Mixing, mastering, horn and string sections turnaround time is 72 business hours..

In some very rare cases, we reserve the right to extend our turnaround time. In such case, you’ll be notified.

Modifications

We offer one free modification for each service you order. Additional modifications are $25 each.

A modification defined as change of the recorded preview. (not a complete retake)

In addition, when the requested modification is more labor intensive, we reserve the right to charge more to perform it.

Modification requests must be provided within two weeks from receiving our preview.

Additional Takes

A complete new take/version of the recorded service is $75.

Shipping

We encourage you to download our tracks from our server, avoiding a long wait for a CD to be mailed to you. Shipping a CD takes about with 2-10 business days from your approval date if you live in the USA. However, if you live outside of the USA, it might be longer than that

Refund policy

We offer a risk-free, money-back guarantee on your first song.

After placing your order, we’ll send you a high quality mp3 preview of our recording. If you don’t approve the preview, just tell us why and we’ll refund your money in full.

If you order includes several services for a song and you decide to terminate the process, you’ll get a full refund for the services you didn’t approve.

Your Response

If you fail to respond to an order within one week, the order will be automatically approved.

Your Warranty to Us

Customer is the rightful owner of the Master Recording and/or Composition and all elements contained therein and warrants that it does not violate any law or infringe upon or violate the rights, including without limitation all copyright rights, of any individual or entity. If Customer is not the rightful owner then they warrant to MIXMASTERED STUDIOS that they have the necessary and required permission/license from the rightful owner to re-record, edit and/or modify the Master Recording and/or Composition. Customer agrees to indemnify MIXMASTERED STUDIOS its agents or assignees and hold them free and harmless from and against any and all claims, liabilities, costs, losses, damages or expenses, including but not limited to, reasonable attorney fees and court costs, arising out of any failure or breach by Customer with respect to its warranties as set forth in this Agreement.

Song Storage

MIXMASTERED STUDIOS only maintains your tracks for a period of three months following the completion of each project. It is your responsibility to purchase, download and store the source tracks of the master within that time period. You may extend the storage period by purchasing a ‘song storage plan’.

Responsibility

MIXMASTERED STUDIOS is not responsible for loss or damages caused by using its services.

The customer waives the right to bring any legal action(s) against MIXMASTERED STUDIOS and/or its staff due to any damages or loss, financial or otherwise, resulting from customer’s use of our recording, tracking, mixing, editing, mastering or consulting services.

MIXMASTERED STUDIOS reserves the right to refuse service at its discretion and/or terminate service at any time.

The privacy of our customers and their songs is very important to us.

These Terms of Service may be amended at any time without notice.