Updated 2020-11-13

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy ("policy") will help you understand how gznmusic.com ("this site", "us", "we", "our") uses and protects the data you provide to us when you visit and use gznmusic.com ("website", "site", "service").

This website is relying on third party service providers to be operational and might use additional third party services depending on your consent.

We reserve the right to change without notice the information which we provide on this server for your convenience and without obligation. We reserve the right to change this policy at any given time. If you want to make sure that you are up to date with the latest changes, we advise you to frequently check this policy. If the this policy is changed significantly, we will post a notice on our site for for a period of time after the change.

Cookie Policy

About Cookies Cookies are small text files that are placed and stored on your computer by webistes. Cookies can be used to store information on your computer and to re-use that information on your next visit. For example, your consent about the use of third party services on this site is stored as a cookie.

How do we use cookies? This site uses cookies in a range of ways, depending on your consent, to improve your experience on this website, including:

  • Keeping track of your conset about the integration of third party services
  • Providing extended website functionalities
  • Understanding how you use this website

What types of cookies are used? This site uses the following types of cookies:

  • Mandatory – We use these cookies to store your consent about the use of third party services.
  • Functional – We use these cookies so that we recognize you on our website and remember your previously selected preferences. These could include what language you prefer and location you are in. This also includes third party cookies needed to provide embedded audio and video players and the beat store.
  • Analysis & Advertising – We use these cookies to collect information about your visit to our website, the content you viewed, the links you followed and information about your browser, device, and your anonymized IP address. We may share some limited aspects of this data with third parties for advertising purposes. We may also share online data collected through cookies with our advertising partners. This means that when you visit another website, you may be shown advertising based on your browsing patterns on our website.

How to manage cookies

You can configure your browser not to accept cookies and you can view and delete your browser's cookies at any time. Further, you can control which cookies are set by this webiste by clicking the following link:

Links to Other Websites

Our website contains links that lead to other websites. If you click on these links the owner of this site is not held responsible for your data and privacy protection. Visiting those websites is not governed by this privacy policy agreement. Make sure to read the privacy policy documentation of the website you go to from our website.

Third Parties

Netlify (Hosting)

This site is hosted by Netlify. Netlify may collect information about your visit on this site including, but not limited to, your IP address. Please find Netlify's privacy information below:

Soundcloud (Embedded Audio Player)

This site makes use of the Soundcloud embedded audio player in order to showcase audio material. The use of the Soundcloud player will result in third party cookies being stored on your computer. Further, Soundcloud may collect information about you and your interaction with the player. Please find Soundcloud's privacy and cookie policy bleow:

Youtube (Embedded Video Player)

This site makes use of the Youtube embedded video player in order to showcase video material. The video player is set to privacy mode, so it will not set cookies or collect your data unless you click the video to play it. Please find Youtube's privacy and cookie policy bleow:

Spotify (Embedded Audio Player)

This site makes use of the Spotify embedded audio player in order to showcase audio material. The use of the Spotify player will result in third party cookies being stored on your computer. Further, Spotify may collect information about you and your interaction with the player. Please find Spotify's privacy and cookie policy bleow:

Beatstars (Beat Store)

This site makes use of the Beatstars embedded beat store in order to provide an online store to license beats and music. Any purchase through the beat store underlies the Beatstars terms and conditions. By using the store, you agree to agree to the Beatstars terms of service. Please find Beatstars' privacy and cookie policy, as well as the terms of service bleow:

Mailchimp (Newsletter Service)

If you subscribe to our newsletter, you will be redirected to Mailchimp. Mailchimp may collect information about your visit on this site including, but not limited to, your IP address. Please find Mailchimp's privacy information below:

On the behalf of the operator of this website, Mailchimp will store the infromation you enter in the newsletter subscription form and make it accesible to this website's owner. Your email address and contact data is used for ocasssional marketing emails sent by the owner of this site. Your information will not be shared with any other parties.

Google Analytics

If you have given your consent, Google Analytics, a web analysis service of Google Ireland Limited ("Google") is used on this website. The use includes the "Universal Analytics" operating mode. This makes it possible to assign data, sessions and interactions across multiple devices to a pseudonymous user ID and thus analyze a user's activities across devices.

Google Analytics uses "cookies", which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users interact with the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website is usually transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, if IP anonymisation is activated on this website, Google will reduce your IP address within Member States of the European Union or in other states party to the Agreement on the European Economic Area beforehand. We would like to point out that on this website Google Analytics has been extended to include IP anonymisation in order to ensure anonymous collection of IP addresses (so-called IP masking). The IP address transmitted by your browser in the context of Google Analytics is not merged with other Google data. For more information on terms of use and data protection, please visit https://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or https://policies.google.com/?hl=en.

Purposes of the Processing On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on website activity and to provide the website operator with other services related to website and Internet use.

Legal Basis The legal basis for the use of Google Analytics is your consent in accordance with Art. 6 para. 1 lit. a GDPR.

Recipients or Categories of Recipients The recipient of the collected data is Google.

Transfer to Third Countries Personal data will be transferred to the USA under the EU-US Privacy Shield on the basis of the European Commission's adequacy decision. You can download the certificate here.

Duration of Data Storage The data sent by us and linked to cookies, user-identifiers (e.g. User-IDs) or advertising-identifiers are automatically deleted after 14 months. Data whose retention period has been reached is automatically deleted once a month.

Rights of the Persons affected You can revoke your consent at any time with effect for the future by blocking the storage of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; however, we would like to point out that in this case you may not be able to use all functionalities of this website to their full extent.

You can also prevent Google from collecting the data generated by the cookie and relating to your use of the website (including your IP address) and from processing this data by Google by downloading and installing the Browser Add-on. Opt-out cookies will prevent future collection of your data when you visit this website. To prevent Universal Analytics from collecting data across different devices, you must opt-out on all systems used.

Disable Google Analytics analysis is only active if you gave your consent to the analytics cookie.
Manage Cookies

For further information about the data privacy and security of Google Analytics visit: Google Analytics Help Center

Facebook

If you have given your consent, Facebook, a social media plaform of Facebook Inc. ("Facebook") will be used for the purpose of tracking the event of your page visit. This information might be later used by Facebook to present related advertisements on the Facebook platform or on other sites.

How to contact us

If you have any questions about this privacy policy, the data we hold on you, or you would like to exercise one of your data protection rights, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Email us at: info@gznmusic.com

Call us: +49 40 4665 3156

Or write to us at:

GZN Music
c/o Holger Willebrandt
Mottenburger Str. 6
21075 Hamburg
GERMANY