MUSIC LICENSE AGREEMENT

This license agreement (hereafter referred to as the "AGREEMENT") is made between the Liscensee, which is written below. (hereafter referred to as the "LICENSEE") and the copyright owner Michael Mayo (hereafter referred to as the "LICENSOR"), in regards to the musical composition created by Michael Mayo as outlined below (hereafter referred to as the "Work") on the date of the signing of this agreement set forth below.

GUARANTEE

LICENSOR guarantees that it owns and controls the rights represented herein with respect to the recordings and the musical compositions in the Work and has and will hold throughout the WORLD TERRITORY and during the DURATION the above listed rights to exploit the Work as contemplated herein. LICENSOR shall indemnify and hold the LICENSEE harmless from any and all claims, liabilities and costs, losses, damages or expenses (including attorney's fees) arising out of any breach, allegation, claim or failure of any covenants or warranties made by the LICENSOR herein.

GENERAL TERMS

The STREAMING rights granted to the LICENSEE within the AGREEMENT include (1) right to re-record, duplicate and release the Work as part of a production in whatever audio streaming services. If the music is used in TV/Film or any other software such as a video game application or other software product, the LICENSEE will be required to get permission directly from Michael Mayo to use. This AGREEMENT does not cover anything outside of streaming. 

RIGHTS NOT INCLUDED IN THIS AGREEMENT

The rights granted to the LICENSEE do not permit the LICENSEE to (1) claim authorship of the music represented under this AGREEMENT; (2) transfer, share or sub-lease this license agreement with any other party; (3) copy or duplicate the Work except for use in the LICENSEE'S productions; (4) permit any other individual or third party the right to use the Work in place of the LICENSEE; (5) resell, trade, or exploit for profit the Work contained herein outright or as part of other music and/or audio-related collections, in part or in whole, to any other individual or party (although the music can be sold as part of the production, which is a clear and distinct product from Work itself.) (6) License to any TV/Film or software.

TERRITORY

The territory of this contract is the entire universe.

CREDITS

The LICENSEE is required to credit the Work to the composer, publisher, or LICENSOR in the LICENSEE's productions (in liner notes, rolling credits, verbal acknowledgment, etc.)

DATES

The term of the contract is effective on THE DATE SIGNED BELOW.

FEES

The LICENSEE agrees to pay the LICENSOR a one-time fee of ____. The LICENSEE May or may not owe any future additional royalties or fees to the LICENSOR for future use of the Work within the terms of this AGREEMENT.

THIS CONSTITUTES THE ENTIRE AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE PARTIES HEREIN.

© 2019 by Michael Mayo

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