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LICENSE FOR USE OF SOUND SOURCES

SOUND LICENSE

Please read this before using the sound sources.

Before using sound sources (music and sound effects)

  1. Please read this before using any of the sound sources on this site ("Sound Sources").
  2. By using the Sound Sources, you agree to be bound by the terms of this license (the "License").
  3. Please read the "Terms of Use" regarding the use of this site and the Sound Sources, as the terms of use of this site also apply.

Premises

  1. No copyright fees or other usage fees will be charged for the use of the Sound Sources.
  2. No copyright notice is required for the use of the Sound Sources. * The rights to the Sound Sources are held by the composer and producer of the Sound Sources and are released under their responsibility.
  3. In addition to the License, the composer/producer may have separate terms of use. In such a case, the terms and conditions of the composer/producer shall prevail, and the License shall apply to all items not specifically stated for. * However, the terms and conditions of the License shall prevail over Premises "1" and "2", and the "Prohibited Matters" described below.

Warranties on Sound Sources

The Sound Sources on this site are made available to the public on the condition that the composer satisfies the following terms in the composer participation agreement for this site.
  1. All rights, including copyrights, moral rights, and neighboring rights, to the Sound Sources belong to the composer.
  2. Composer does not enter into an exclusive agreement, copyright transfer agreement, or management agreement with a specific music publisher, record company, production company, or copyright management organization etc.
  3. If the Sound Sources are released based on a cover/arrangement of an existing song, the copyright of the original song must have expired, and the song must be in the public domain.
  4. The composer has not transferred the rights to the Sound Sources to a third party, nor must the composer have granted an exclusive license to use the Sound Sources.
  5. If the composer shares various rights with a third party for the Sound Sources, the composer must obtain permission from all the right holders to publish them on this site.
  6. There are no other impediments to providing, publishing, or allowing users to use the Sound Sources as material under the License through this site.
* If any of the Sound Sources are found to be in violation of the above, this site may suspend its publication without prior notice, at the discretion of this site.
Scope of License
  1. Subject to the terms and conditions set forth in the License and the terms and conditions set forth by the composer/producer, users may use the Sound Sources as "background music" for any work, commercial or non-commercial, personal or corporate. Use as "background music" under the License means to use the Sound Sources as a background (accessory) to something else. Please note that if the Sound Sources are not used as a background (accessory) but are used primarily ("Unauthorized Use"), such use goes beyond the scope of the License. For details, please see "Examples of Use as Background Music", "Prohibited Matters", and "FAQ".
  2. Users may process the Sound Sources (editing, effects, fade in/out, etc.).
  3. Users may continue to use the Sound Sources under the License even after the Sound Sources are no longer available on this site, but only for the Sound Sources downloaded from this site.

Examples of use as background music

  1. Use in TV programs and commercials.
  2. Use on stage (plays, readings, etc.).
  3. Use for video contest entry.
  4. Use for assignments of schools etc.
  5. Use for YouTube, Ustream, web radio, and other online video and content distribution. * However, "background music for work", "web radio with music introduction as the main content", and other content distribution using the Sound Sources as the main content are not covered by the License.
  6. Use in video, radio, and other live broadcasting content. * However, "background music for work", "web radio with music introduction as the main content", and other content that uses the Sound Sources as the main content for distribution are not covered by the License.
  7. Use at stores, weddings, and other events. * Please download the Sound Sources once and use external media (reproduction to CD, PC/mobile device, MP3 player, etc.)
  8. Use in paid or free applications (iPhone, android, etc.).
  9. Use in paid or free products or works (games, DVDs, etc.).
  10. Use in presentation videos and materials using Microsoft PowerPoint, etc

Processing example

Users may perform the following processing on the Sound Sources.
  1. Conversion of file formats (e.g., mp3 → wav/ogg, etc.).
  2. Applying effects (distortion, pitch shift, etc.) to the Sound Sources. * However, processing that deviates from the original Sound Source or is judged to significantly damage the evaluation is not allowed.
  3. Editing such as cutting the intro, cutting out only the necessary parts and looping them, etc.
Prohibited matters
Use of the Sound Sources for any of the following purposes or methods is prohibited.
  1. Use of the Sound Sources in any production or content that violates the laws or regulations or is offensive to public order and morals.
  2. Use of the Sound Sources in any production or content related to politics, religion, or other ideologies.
  3. Creating a "musical derivative work" using the Sound Sources by processing (sampling, etc.), arranging, remastering, remixing, or adding songs to the Sound Sources.
  4. Videos and other media that use the Sound Sources as their main content, such as "background music for work," "healing music," and "web radio with music introduction as its main content," without using the Sound Sources in the work etc. (without adding value).
  5. Use of the Sound Sources in products, works, applications, or other productions whose primary purpose is to allow end users to listen to the Sound Sources, or whose primary function is to play the Sound Sources.
  6. Distribution or sale of the Sound Sources, regardless of whether the name of the composer or producer is indicated or not, and whether it is for profit or not. * This applies to all methods that allow end users to use the Sound Sources alone, regardless of the form such as distributions on the Internet and distributions of CDs etc. and whether it is open or closed.
  7. No conversion, etc., so that the end user may easily access and reproduce the Sound Source file as an audio file.
  8. Public performance of the Sound Sources, including live performances (including the release of recordings or video of the Sound Sources being performed).
  9. Creating, publishing, and selling sound scores of the Sound Sources.
  10. Use for any purpose that is deemed to damage or potentially damage the reputation or credibility of the composer or producer.
Copyright infringement claims may be filed by copyright holders (or their agents) for use of the Sound Sources that are in violation of the License or the terms and conditions set forth by the composer or producer. In the event of a copyright infringement claim, please see "Use on YouTube".

Other

  1. We do not respond to individual permissions, decisions, or inquiries regarding the use of the Sound Sources. Please see the License and "FAQ" and make your own decision at your own risk.
  2. If you have any copyright infringement claims, please see "Use on YouTube".
  3. For more information about the available uses of the Sound Sources, please see "FAQ".

Disclaimers

  1. In the event of any trouble arising from the use of the contents of this site (music, sound effect materials, pages, etc.), this site and the composers and producers of this site will not be liable in any way, unless there is willful misconduct or gross negligence.
  2. The contents of this site (music, sound effect materials, pages, etc.) are subject to change or deletion without notice. We reserve the right to close this site at any time for any reason whatsoever.

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