Privacy Policy

PRIVACY POLICY

The Nostalgic Distortion Website/Online Store is operated by Ryan Byrne d/b/a Dissonance Records/251 Media, hereinafter referred to as “251 Media”. 251 Media respects the privacy of users who visit this website. We are committed to providing you with services that you are confident in using. We want you to be fully informed about the information that we collect, why we collect it, and with whom we share it. By accessing this website or otherwise using 251 Media’s services, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Policy.

This privacy policy will change from time to time to reflect changes in how we do business and changes in services available to you through our website. We show the effective date at the end of the privacy policy. You may access the most recent policy by clicking on the “Privacy Policy” link on our home page. We encourage you to check our privacy policy from time to time.

We collect and use information about you where we reasonably believe it will help us administer our website or provide products, services or other opportunities to you. Among other things, we use the information we learn about you to help us personalize and improve the experience you have with us, to respond to your requests and to communicate with you. The types of information we collect, retain and use include the following:

Site Use Information

In general you are free to visit our website anonymously, without telling us who you are or revealing any information about yourself. Our web servers may track and collect the domain names and IP addresses of visitors and this information may be aggregated to measure the number of visits, average time spent on the site, pages viewed, etc. We may use this information to measure the use of our site and to improve the content we offer. We may share with third parties experiential information or other data which does not personally identify users of our Site. This might include artist, product or service preferences of all visitors to our site, for example.

Personally Identifiable Information

You are not required to register in order to access our website or to browse in the Nostalgic Distortion Online Store. However, you may choose to register on our website to be able to access certain portions of our site by providing a username and password (which you select) along with certain personally identifiable information including your email address and ZIP code. If you choose to subscribe to our mailing list we will collect your email address and ZIP code. You can subscribe to our mailing list to receive news/updates about Nostalgic Distortion/251 Media without registering on the site. The information we collect helps us to identify you and to personalize our services to you. When you register on our site your email address, username and password may be linked and they will be stored on the Company’s servers in the United States or the servers of our third party providers. If you send us an email, our email server will store your email address for a limited amount of time and then delete it. If you make a purchase on the Nostalgic Distortion Online Store, your name, email address and telephone number may be linked and may be stored on the Company’s servers in the United States or the servers of our third party providers. 251 Media does not collect any other information about you online which would personally identify you other than described in this Privacy Policy.

Child Privacy

The music and related merchandise of Nostalgic Distortion is intended to be marketed to adults, and therefore we do not knowingly attempt to solicit or receive any information from children. Our terms and conditions of use require that any registration may only be made by those over the age of 18. By using our services, you are representing that you are at least 18 years of age or have the permission from a parent or legal guardian to use our service. If we know that information is being provided by a child under the age of 18, we will not collect the information without parental consent or parent notification, which will include the opportunity for the parent to prevent the use of the information or to prevent the child’s participation in the activity. Without parental consent, online information will only be used to respond to an unsolicited request and for no other purposes. We recognize that protecting children’s identities and privacy online is important and that the responsibility to do so rests with both the online industry and with parents. We encourage parents or guardians to monitor the use of this site by children to insure that they are not exposed to material that the parent or guardian may find objectionable. Parents are also encouraged to use parental control capabilities within their internet software to assist in their efforts to limit access to certain sites.

Linked Sites or Other Parties

The Nostalgic Distortion Website/Online Store may contain links to other sites such as our affiliates and third parties. This privacy policy only addresses Nostalgic Distortion/251 Media’s use and disclosure of your personally identifiable information collected on our site, if any. While we try to link only to sites that share our standards and respect for privacy, we are not responsible for the privacy practices of any third parties or the content of linked sites, although we do encourage you to read the applicable privacy policies and terms and conditions of such parties or web sites.

Terms Of Use, Notices And Changes To This Privacy Policy

As our business changes from time to time, this privacy policy and the terms of use are expected to change from time to time, and we reserve the right to change the privacy policy and terms of use at any time. The use of your information is subject to the privacy policy and terms of use in effect at the time of use. The provisions contained herein supersede all previous notices or statements regarding our privacy practices. We may post any changes to the privacy policy and the terms of use on our Site. We encourage you to check our site frequently to see the current policy in effect and any changes that may have been made to it. By choosing to visit our site you agree that any dispute over privacy or the terms contained in this privacy policy, our terms of use, or any other agreement we have with you, will be governed by the law of the State of New Hampshire. In the event of any conflict between the terms and conditions of this privacy policy and the terms of use, then the terms of use shall control. You also agree to arbitrate such disputes and to abide by any limitation on damages contained in our terms of use or other agreement we have with you.

Contacting Us

If you have any questions about this privacy policy, please contact us at ryan@251media.biz or write to:

Attn: Ryan Byrne
Dissonance Records/251 Media
C/O Byrne Enterprises
114 Main Street
Gorham, NH 03581

We welcome your questions and comments.

Effective Date. This Privacy Policy is effective as of 01/01/2015