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ABOUT LEVI’S® MUSIC PROJECT

The Levi’s® Music Project is soaring to new octaves with an official relaunch and a new focus on providing music education through digital platforms to reach a global audience. The revamped program is now digital and social first to reflect the new way that people learn, and it is extending its reach to emerging artists through YouTube and Discord, an online destination home to a thriving musician community that connects groups of like-minded people together.

The digital approach supports more music communities globally, reaches a wider audience of emerging artists and creates a community that is for artists by artists and supported by Levi’s®.

THE REMIX CHALLENGE

Levi’s® and Reese Lansangan collaborates once more to give musicians the chance to show off their musical talents by remixing and reworking Reese Lansangan’s track, “What Is This Feeling?” and be selected for a private one-on-one mentorship and collaboration with Reese Lansangan.

The Remix Challenge begins on January 16, 2022, and invites all aspiring-musicians, solo and group acts, from the Philippines, as long as they are not signed to any current record label. Download the stems to remix via the #ReeseLansangan channel on the Levi’s® Music Project Discord server and submit your entry by posting it on your own social media channels and sharing the link to the Levi’s® Music Project Discord..

Participants must submit their remix to the Levi’s® Music Project by Monday, January 31, 2022 11.59PM Philippine time. Reese Lansangan will select the best entries to be selected for a mentorship session. Challenge winners will be announced by Friday, February 11, 2022.

Entry Period: January 16, 2022 – January 31, 2022, 11:59pm PH time
Prize: One-on-one session on Discord with Reese Lansangan
Other Prizes: Levi’s® products worth PHP20,000.00

HOW WE SELECT OUR ENTRANT WINNERS

The Remix Challenge entrant winners will be shortlisted by Reese Lansangan based on originality, artistic style, and technical quality of the eligible revision(s).

If a group act is selected as a winner, the prize will remain the same and will be divided amongst the group members, whereas the mentorship session with Reese Lansangan will be completed as 1 for the group.

Other prizes may be determined at the discretion of the Artist and the Organizer and their designated appointees.

All decisions are final.

HOW DO I TAKE PART?

The “What Is This Feeling?” remix challenge in 4 simple steps:
1. Download the stems for “What Is This Feeling?” at the Levi’s® Music Project Discord Server, under the #ReeseLansangan Channel
2. Show off your musical skills by remixing and adding your own spin to the track!
3. Post your final remix on your social media pages (Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram)* with the hashtag #LevisMusicProjectxReese
4. Validate your entry by sharing the link to your remix with the community on the Levi’s® Music Project Discord server, under the #ReeseLansangan Channel

*Please make sure your social media pages are public.

IMPORTANT: Users found to be in violation of these Terms & Conditions will be automatically disqualified from the winner’s selection process.

TERMS & CONDITIONS

The Levi’s® Music Project Remix Challenge (the “Competition”) is organized by Levi Strauss Asia Pacific Division Pte Ltd.

  1. ACCEPTANCE
    1. This Agreement shall apply to all remixes of the Recording (each a Remix) which have been delivered by individuals (each a Producer) to Levi’s® Music Project (organizer) and Reese Lansangan (Artist) as part of the “Remix Challenge” (Competition).
    2. The Competition grants the Producer access to the Recording. The Producer may download the Recording solely for the purposes of producing the Remix and participating in the Competition. The organizer and the Producer (together the Parties) may each share the Remix on their respective social media sites, however the Producer shall not make the Remix publicly available by any other means unless it has obtained the organizer and Artist’s prior written consent.
    3. The Producer is responsible for reading and understanding this Agreement prior to submitting the Remix to the organizer. The Producer’s delivery of the Remix to the organizer as part of the Competition shall amount to acceptance of all terms and conditions contained within this Agreement, and thereafter, the Parties shall be legally bound by this Agreement.
    4. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the Parties with respect to the Remix and the Competition, and supersedes all prior agreements, undertakings and negotiations (whether verbal or in writing) between the Parties.
    5. The Competition is open to individuals. By submitting an entry, each participant
      a) warrants that all his/her personal information provided in the submission is true, correct and complete, and that he/she is not assuming a false identity and
      b) accepts and agrees to the Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.
  2. INTERPRETATION AND DEFINITIONS
    1. Words capitalised in this Agreement refer to the following definitions:
      1. a. Agreement means these Remix Challenge Terms and Conditions.
      2. b. Organiser has the meaning ascribed to it in clause 1.1.
      3. c. Competition has the meaning ascribed to it in clause 1.1.
      4. d. Parties has the meaning ascribed to it in clause 1.2.
      5. e. Producer has the meaning ascribed to it in clause 1.1
      6. f. Artist has the meaning ascribed to it in clause 1.1
      7. g. Recording means the audio stem files containing the recording of the musical composition entitled “What Is This Feeling?” made available by the organizer and Artist to the Producer pursuant to the Competition.
      8. h. Remix has the meaning ascribed to it in clause 1.1.
  3. REMIX
    1. The Recording shall be provided by the Artist and organizer to the Producer on a non-exclusive basis solely for the purposes of the Competition. The Producer may not use the Recording, including any associated files, data or material made available to the Producer by the Artist for any other purpose other than as outlined in clause 1.2.
    2. Upon the organizer and Artist’s request, the Producer must delete or return the Recording including any associated files, data and material obtained by the Producer from the organizer and Artist pursuant to the Competition. The organizer is not liable for unlawful use of this content outside of the Competition.
    3. Remixes must not contain material which is (or promoting activities which are) harmful, threatening, abusive, disparaging, harassing, vulgar, obscene, hateful, pornographic, or libelous or which has other inappropriate content, or is otherwise objectionable as determined by the organizer and Artist in its sole discretion; Remixes shall not defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging remarks about any persons, products or companies; Remixes shall not contain materials which are not created entirely by Producer or which are owned by others (including music "samples" other than the Recording provided).
    4. Unless otherwise stated in this Agreement or agreed to by the Parties in writing, the Producer is not entitled to any payments, rights, compensation or royalties in connection with the Recording or the Remix.
    5. Should the Artist use the Remix for any commercial purpose (including on the Artist’s DSP), the Artist shall use reasonable endeavors to arrange for a credit to the Producer to be incorporated into the Remix in such form as reasonably requested by the Producer. Any failure by the Artist to incorporate any agreed credit shall not amount to a breach of this Agreement provided the Artist uses reasonable endeavors to rectify such failure prospectively if provided with written notice by the Producer.
    6. The organizer and Artist will choose the winning Recording at its sole discretion and without giving any motivation or reasons. The organizer and Artist is not under the obligation to (and shall not) correspond with participants, in any way, about the selection of the winning Recording.
  4. ASSIGNMENT OF RIGHTS
    1. The Artist and organizer grants the perpetual right, license and privilege to Producer to own their compositions, sound recordings and publishing royalties in any and all media without limitation as to time or territory, and without additional approval from the Programme Owner, Producer or any other party.
    2. The Artist may assign or licence the Remix to any third party including, without limitation, any company, trust, record label or licensee, subject to mutually agreed upon royalty split.
    3. For the avoidance of doubt, the Artist and its assignees, licensees and agents shall have the unlimited and exclusive right to use the Remix for any purpose whatsoever, including, without limitation, to undertake the following:
      1. Produce and manufacture audio and audio-visual products from the Remix by any method now or hereafter known;
      2. Reproduce and exploit the Remix in all media and all markets whether now known or invented in the future; and
      3. Use, adapt, edit, mix, re-mix, add to, delete from, arrange, rearrange, revise and change the Remix or any part of the Remix.
  5. MORAL RIGHTS
    1. The Producer waives any so-called moral rights or similar rights that the Producer may have (whether now or later existing) in respect of the Remix under any law anywhere in the Territory. Without limiting the foregoing, the Producer consents to any and all acts or omissions of the Artist which would, but for this consent, infringe any of the Producer’s moral rights or similar rights in respect of the Remix.
  6. NAME AND LIKENESS
    1. The Producer authorizes the organizer, Artist and its assignees, licensees and agents to use the Producer’s name, pre-approved likeness and pre-approved biography on a non-exclusive basis solely for the purposes of advertising and publicity of the Remix.
  7. WARRANTIES
    1. The Producer warrants to the organizer and Artist as follows:
      1. That the Producer is free to enter into this Agreement and in doing so, is not infringing the rights of any third party;
      2. That the Producer has not used any unauthorized sample recordings in the Remix;
      3. That the Remix shall not infringe the rights of any third party;
      4. That no consents of any kind are required from any third party in relation to the Remix;
      5. That the Producer will perform all obligations under this Agreement; and
      6. That the Producer will, at the Organiser’s request, execute all further documentation reasonably required by the Organiser to give effect to the terms and intent of this Agreement.
  8. INDEMNITY
    1. Producer indemnifies the organizer and Artist, its assignees, licensees and agents and holds each of them harmless from any loss, damages, liability or expense (including legal expenses) arising out of or relating to any failure of the Producer to comply with the terms of this Agreement including, without limitation, any breach of the warranties provided by the Producer under clause 8.1.
  9. CONFIDENTIALITY
    1. The Parties shall each keep the terms and content of this Agreement confidential and shall not disclose the terms and content of this Agreement to any person or entity, with the exception of disclosure:
      1. To any professional representative of the disclosing party;
      2. To any record label or licensee of the disclosing party; or
      3. As required by law to any Court of competent jurisdiction or any governmental agency.
    2. For the avoidance of doubt, no party shall be required to keep any information confidential where it is already in the public domain.
  10. DISPUTES
    1. Any dispute arising out of or in connection with this Agreement shall be resolved as follows:
      1. The Parties shall negotiate with each other in good faith for a period of no less than seven (7) calendar days to seek to resolve such dispute;
      2. If agreement cannot be reached by the Parties within thirty (30) calendar days from the date of commencement of such negotiation, the Parties agree to have the matter mediated as soon as reasonably practicable by a qualified mediator;
      3. If the matter cannot be resolved by the Parties before a qualified mediator within five (5) calendar days, either of the Parties may refer the dispute to arbitration.
    2. The Parties agree to comply with their obligations under this Agreement while attempting to resolve the matter in dispute.
  11. GENERAL
    1. The organizer and Artist may assign its rights under this Agreement in whole or in part to any third party. Producer must not assign or purport to assign their rights or obligations under this Agreement without the Artist’s prior written consent.
    2. Any variation of this Agreement must be in writing and signed by the Parties.
    3. The Parties are not, pursuant to this Agreement, employer or employee, principal and agent, partners, joint venturers or anything similar.
    4. If any provision of this Agreement is, or becomes, unenforceable, illegal or invalid for any reason, this Agreement will remain in full force apart from such provision which will be deemed deleted.