TERMS & CONDITIONS
BOOKING & PAYMENTS
Cali.Co Studios recommends booking studio session dates a minimum of fifteen (15) days in advance. A deposit for 50% of total time booked shall be required at time of booking before any session dates are guaranteed. Any cancellations or reschedules must be received no later than 72 hours before booked session date or deposit may be forfeited.
Booking studio sessions prior to 15 days in advance shall be on as “as available” basis with the same deposit and cancellation policy as listed above.
Client agrees to pay Studio the rate specified or quoted by Cali.Co Studios. Hourly sessions are billed as a minimum of two hours, and then in 30 minute increments thereafter. Charges do not include the cost of any additional media (CD, DVD, tapes, hard drives, etc.) including backup / archival media. Payment in full is required at the end of a session. No media or recordings will be released by Studio to Client until outstanding monies due are received.
The session clock begins at the scheduled session start time. In some cases, studio may accommodate early arrivals; session start clock will be adjusted to reflect actual start times.
All sessions and projects must be completed within 90 days of sending the deposit. For larger production and album projects, this may be discussed and adjusted before the project is started. Any projects not completed within the agreed-upon timeframe are subject to additional fees.
Any and all deadlines must be brought to our attention before the project has started. Expedited services will be subject to additional fees.
MEDIA & STORAGE
Studio will use it’s own media for recording each session and will create internal backup/archival of media when deemed necessary by Studio. Studio reserves the right to erase session data one month after the end of each session. Client may purchase backup copies or a backup hard drive for an additional cost. Samples and other musical material that is copyrighted by a 3rd party or owned by Studio will not be included. Studio may not be held responsible for lost, damaged or destroyed session media.
ALBUM & SONG CREDITS POLICY
Mixing Engineer: For albums or songs mixed by a Cali.Co Studios Engineer: Credit for mix engineer shall be displayed on the outside packaging and liner notes of all copies of any Record in which the Mix(es) is/are embodied on and shall read: "Mixed by (name of ReAmp Studios Engineer(s) at ReAmp Studios"
Mixing Studio: Credit for Mixing Studio shall be displayed in the liner notes of all copies of any Record in which the Mix(es) is/are embodied on and shall read: "Mixed at Cali.Co Studios, Temecula, CA."
Recording Engineer: For albums or songs recorded by a Cali.Co Studios Engineer: Credit for recording engineer shall be displayed in the liner notes of all copies of any Record in which the Master Recording(s) is/are embodied on and shall read: "Recorded by (name of Cali.Co Studios Engineer(s) at Cali.Co Studios"
Recording Studio: Credit for Recording Studio shall be displayed in the liner notes of all copies of any Record in which the Master Recording(s) is/are embodied on and shall read: "Recorded at Cali.Co Studios, Temecula, CA. If both recorded AND mixed by Cali.Co Studios Engineer or at Cali.Co Studios, credit may be combined, such as "Recorded and Mixed at Cali.Co Studios" or "Recorded and Mixed by (name of ReAmp Studios Engineer(s) at Cali.Co Studios".
GENERAL STUDIO POLICIES
Client shall be held financially responsible for any damage to Studio's equipment or facilities by Client or Client's guests.
Studio shall have final say on proper and safe methods of use for all of it's equipment and facilities.
Studio is not responsible for any of Client's property that is left on the premises.
Studio shall not be liable to Client for equipment downtime or delays caused by equipment failure beyond Studio's Control.
Any downtime as a result of Studio equipment failure or availability shall be rescheduled to a time agreeable to Studio and Client.
Client agrees to indemnify Studio and employees and hold harmless from any claims, costs, losses, detriments and expenses incurred by client.
Client affirms that he/she is the rightful owner or assignee of material to be recorded/reproduced. Studio is not responsible for copyright violations, talent or creative royalties, mechanical reproduction licenses, or any other liabilities for such material or services.
Studio makes no warranties or guarantees, expressed or implied, except those contained herein.