Content will be featured on our stream and/or our web site. Podcasts: You may submit one podcast episode, up to 20 minutes in length, per week. If approved, your podcast will be streamed at predetermined times during our schedule, at our discretion. You may request premium scheduling and streaming services at the time of upload. Once approved, your podcast will also be available to listeners on-demand at our web site.
Musical Recordings: Musical artists and performers may submit up to 3 recordings of original songs (not to exceed 10 minutes’ length per track) for the Seattle Alternative Radio stream. Tracks will not be available for download. Songs will be featured during musical blocks and programs on our Internet radio stream and will be available on-demand from our site. We offer this opportunity as a showcase for musicians from Seattle and the Pacific Northwest (including Vancouver, B.C., and Portland, OR). Therefore, submissions outside this region will not be accepted. Seattle Alternative Radio is fully licensed with ASCAP, BMI, SESAC, SoundExchange, & SOCAN. If your recording has been registered with a performance rights society, you will be paid performance royalties by that society for our use of your recording. If your musical recording is not registered, you grant Seattle Alternative Radio and Your Sound, Inc. non-exclusive, royalty-free license to play your songs on our non-interactive stream, and non-exclusive, royalty-free license to offer your tracks on our platform for on-demand streaming.
DJ Mixes: DJs may submit up to 2 recorded mixes (not to exceed 45 minutes in length) per month for the Seattle Alternative Radio stream. Mixes will be featured at pre-determined times in our programming schedule. Mixes will not be available for download. Mixes are intended to showcase DJs from Seattle and the Pacific Northwest (including Vancouver, B.C., and Portland, OR); submissions outside this region will not be accepted for these showcases. By submitting your unreleased musical recording Content, you grant Seattle Alternative Radio and Your Sound, Inc. non-exclusive, royalty-free license to play your mix on our non-interactive stream. To insure the artists whose works you include in your mix are compensated, we require that you submit a formatted playlist, available on our site, along with your audio file.
Artwork: You can submit up to three images of your original visual Content to be considered for feature on the Seattle Alternative Radio web site. Selected images will be displayed on a rotating basis on the Seattle Alternative Radio web site as a showcase for artists from Seattle and the Pacific Northwest. By submitting your visual Content, you grant Seattle Alternative Radio and Your Sound, Inc. non-exclusive, royalty-free license to feature that content on our web site.
You warrant that your Content does not violate any laws. By submitting your Content to Seattle Alternative Radio, you warrant that you own the Content or have the license to grant it. You further warrant that your Content does not violate the privacy rights, publicity rights, copyright, or any other intellectual property rights of any third party entity. You are responsible for paying all royalties and fees owing any person to license the Content you submit to Seattle Alternative Radio.
Your Content must meet our guidelines. Seattle Alternative Radio is committed to freedom of expression, speech and thought in a forum that reflects the diversity, interests, communities, cultures and values of our city. All Content is streamed, featured or otherwise made available solely at our discretion. We reserve the right to reject content that:
• Is not relevant to a Seattle audience.
• Promotes or condones hatred or violence against others, including those based on race or ethnicity, religion, disability, gender, age, sexual orientation/gender identity, nationality, or veteran status.
• Violates intellectual property or copyright laws.
• Is primarily advertising.
You retain all rights and interest in your program on Seattle Alternative Radio. When you submit your Content to Seattle Alternative Radio or our site, you acknowledge that it may appear on search engines, in open media registries, and on our owner and partner sites, including Your Sound and Puget Sound FM. You hereby grant to Seattle Alternative Radio a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide right and license, for the duration of your account with us, to do the following to your materials so we may provide the service: publish, publicly display, publicly perform, digitize, convert, install, upload, select, order, arrange, compile, combine, synchronize, use, reproduce, store, process, retrieve, transmit, distribute and hyperlink Producer Content; and make archival or back-up copies of your Content. Except for the rights granted above, Seattle Alternative Radio is not acquiring any right, title or interest in or to your Content, all of which remains solely with you.
YOU AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF SEATTLE ALTERNATIVE RADIO AND ITS WEBSITE SHALL BE AT YOUR SOLE RISK. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, SEATTLE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, PUGET SOUND FM, YOUR SOUND, INC., ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN CONNECTION WITH THE WEBSITE AND YOUR USE THEREOF. SEATTLE ALTERNATIVE RADIO MAKES NO WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THIS SITE’S CONTENT OR THE CONTENT OF ANY SITES LINKED TO THIS SITE AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY (I) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF CONTENT, (II) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF OUR WEBSITE, (III) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SECURE SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN, (IV) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM OUR WEBSITE, (IV) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH OUR WEBSITE BY ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR (V) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONSIN ANY CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE SEATTLE ALTERNATIVE RADIO WEBSITE. SEATTLE ALTERNATIVE RADIO DOES NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE ADVERTISED OR OFFERED BY A THIRD PARTY THROUGH THE SEATTLE ALTERNATIVE RADIO WEBSITE OR ANY HYPERLINKED WEBSITE OR FEATURED IN ANY BANNER OR OTHER ADVERTISING, AND SEATTLE ALTERNATIVE RADIO WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES. AS WITH THE PURCHASE OF A PRODUCT OR SERVICE THROUGH ANY MEDIUM OR IN ANY ENVIRONMENT, YOU SHOULD USE YOUR BEST JUDGMENT AND EXERCISE CAUTION WHERE APPROPRIATE.
Limitation of Liability
IN NO EVENT SHALL SEATTLE ALTERNATIVE RADIO, ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, OR AGENTS, BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM ANY (I) ERRORS, MISTAKES, OR INACCURACIES OF CONTENT, (II) PERSONAL INJURY OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, OF ANY NATURE WHATSOEVER, RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF OUR WEBSITE, (III) ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF OUR SECURE SERVERS AND/OR ANY AND ALL PERSONAL INFORMATION AND/OR FINANCIAL INFORMATION STORED THEREIN, (IV) ANY INTERRUPTION OR CESSATION OF TRANSMISSION TO OR FROM OUR WEBSITE, (IV) ANY BUGS, VIRUSES, TROJAN HORSES, OR THE LIKE, WHICH MAY BE TRANSMITTED TO OR THROUGH OUR WEBSITE BY ANY THIRD PARTY, AND/OR (V) ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN ANY CONTENT OR FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF YOUR USE OF ANY CONTENT POSTED, EMAILED, TRANSMITTED, OR OTHERWISE MADE AVAILABLE VIA THE SEATTLE ALTERNATIVE RADIO WEBSITE, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER ORNOT THE COMPANY IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THE FOREGOING LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW IN THE APPLICABLE JURISDICTION. YOU SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT SEATTLE ALTERNATIVE RADIO SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR USER SUBMISSIONS OR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE, OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY AND THAT THE RISK OF HARM OR DAMAGE FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH YOU.