Please take a moment to familiarize yourself with the studio policy. A clear understanding of the policy will reduce confusion in the future.
Payment is required before each session cash only non refundable, No media will be turned over to you until full payment is made.
Surrender of Production Materials
We will provide a written document from Kingston Elite Studios ,for you to sign stating we have given you all your production materials. We are not required to keep a back up of files once the final product is released to the client.
STUDIO GEAR (DAMAGE)
In the event a piece of studio gear owned by Kingston Elite or any part of its facility becomes damaged by you, or anyone in your party, due to negligence, accident, or willful act, you agree to provide monetary compensation in the amount of full replacement value of the damaged item. Damage to the studio property of any kind that are a result of anyone in client's party or group will be assessed to client's account.
- No smoking in studio or lounge. Smoking is permitted outside.
- Food and drink is encouraged to be consumed in the lounge and outside. Bottled water with a cap may be brought into the studio room only but kept away from any studio equipment and console.
- Please place your unwanted trash in receptacles provided.
- It is recommended that only individuals essential to the recording be present during the booked time.
The person responsible for paying for studio time will be held responsible for the actions of all artists and guests he or she brings to any session. These rules apply to all persons. There are absolutely no exceptions whatsoever. This ensures a healthy business relationship for you as a recording artist and for the studio as well.
The client affirms that he/she is the rightful owner or assignee of material to be recorded or reproduced. Kingston Elite & our employees are not responsible for copyright violations, talent or creative royalties, mechanical reproduction licenses, or any other liabilities for such material. Client also agrees to indemnify Kingston Elite and its employees for any and all claims, costs, losses, detriments and expenses of any kind or nature. Including, without limitation, attorney’s fees and cost incurred by Kingston Elite by reason of any breach or alleged breach of any representation, warranty, or agreement made by client.
Prior to any session work beginning, the client agrees to the above Studio Policies as a formal agreement and obligation to make payments and adhere to all other policy requirements as stated herein.
For session players it is urged to arrive prior to session start time to setup.