BandBase is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
BandBase may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy was created and last updated on the dates given in the footer of this page.
BandBase uses SSL to encrypt the connection between your browser and our servers.
Your password is encrypted using an algorithm that cannot be reversed. We have no way of knowing what it is.
What we collect
We may collect the following information:
- First name
This is because we need to know what to call you. It's also how you appear on the website. It doesn't have to be your real name.
- Email address
A feature of the site is it's ability to email relevant live music events to you, if you want them. We only use your email address for the reasons you give us permission to, which you can update anytime.
- Demographic information such as postcode
Knowing your approximate geographical location enables us to makes sure that the events we tell you about are relavant to you. You don't have to specify your gender.
What we do with the information we gather
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
Internal record keeping.
We may use the information to improve our products and services.
We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email only. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests. You can elect NOT to receive this information by logging into your account and switching off the email notifications.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about webpage traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
Links to other websites
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under the Data Protection Act 1998. A small fee will be payable. If you would like a copy of the information held on you please contact us.
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please write to or email us as soon as possible, at the above address. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.
Deleting your account
You may delete your account from BandBase if you wish. You may also ask us to remove it. Deletion is complete and permanent. We do not simply "hide" your account from the site and keep your details. We will remove everything associated with your account from the site, with the exception of any artistes or venue pages you may have created or managed.