Stickleback Music Privacy Policy

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Our Privacy Policy for our website customers was last updated on 10th October 2021. Our privacy policy describes how Stickleback Music collects and uses your personal data when you create an account and use our music, downloaded tracks and stings or clips and any other services that are offered through our website.

As a data controller we must ensure that we use your data in compliance with UK privacy and data protection laws (the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)). If you have any questions on how we use your data you may contact us in the usual way using the contact us form and we will be happy to help. 

Any services that are run by companies other than us (such as the billing or payment platforms) have their own privacy policies and are responsible for their processing of their own data. We do not store payment details anywhere on our website. 

Updates may be made to tour policy from time to time in order to ensure that we remain compliant with any future legal requirements relating to how we look after and use your data. This last update date is in the first paragraph of this page.


If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

How long we retain your data

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

We retain your data for as long as we have a contract with you and for 2 years after you have left in order that if you wish to re-join, your application is as seamless as possible.

What rights you have over your data

 If you have an account on this site, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.