Privacy Policy

Online Privacy Policy 

Updated February, 21 2021 

This Privacy Notice explains what information Found Sound Nation, a wing of Bang on a Can, collects from you, through our interactions with you, how we use that data, and when and with whom we share it.

The information you provide to Found Sound Nation allows us to provide you with access to a specific program or other service, to administer that program or service and to keep you updated on that program or service and our other programs and services.

If you are located in the European Economic Area (EEA) or the United Kingdom, you can find more information about your [data subject rights.]

Please send any questions about this Notice or about Found Sound Nation handling of your information to


Found Sound Nation, Inc is a 501(c) (3) organization that runs several programs including but not limited to OneBeat, Mosaic and Telephenesis amongst others. This Notice applies to information that we collect through our websites and other services (collectively, the “Services”).


Information we collect 

We collect information, including Personally Identifiable Information when you sign up for a user account through our online application, participate in our online programs, or otherwise communicate with Found Sound Nation. Personally Identifiable Information means your full name and other information that personally identifies you.

We may also collect, use, store, and share certain usage information and system identifiers and metadata.

Account login credentials, such as usernames and passwords, password hints and similar security information.

We will not collect additional categories of personal information or use the personal information we collected for materially different, unrelated, or incompatible purposes without providing you notice.

How we use the information we collect and reasons we share it 

“Found Sound Nation” uses the information we collect to deliver our programs and Services. We may also use the information to communicate with you about the Programs or Services and to give you

updates about “Found Sound Nation” and other programs. We may use the information to provide you with email alerts, event registrations and other notices concerning our programs or services, or events or news, that may be of interest to you.

We share the information with your consent or as necessary to provide a information for a program or service you have requested. For example, we share some of your information with “Found Sound Nation” staff, and other participants in your program can view your profile and username and comments. We also share with a limited number of third-party contractors who perform certain functions on our behalf.

Comments or other information posted or contributed by you to any part of a service designed to be visible to the public or to other “Found Sound Nation” participants may be viewed and downloaded by others who use or access the service. Please bear this in mind when you post such comments or other information.


Below you will find additional privacy information you may find important.

Use for personalization and program improvements 

We aim to provide current and future users of each service with the best possible experience. We may conduct research intended to enhance our Program offerings and our applications more generally. We may publish or otherwise publicize results from this process, but will only share Personally Identifiable Information as otherwise permitted under this Privacy Notice.

Data retention 

We retain your personal information for as long as necessary to provide the Service and fulfill the transactions you have requested, or for other essential purposes such as complying with our legal obligations, maintaining business and financial records, resolving disputes, maintaining security, detecting and preventing fraud and abuse, and enforcing our agreements.

Links to other applications and websites 

A service may contain links to websites and mobile applications published by third parties, including other content providers as well as certain service providers, such as those who process payments on our behalf Online. These other websites and applications are not under our control, and you acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the collection and use of your information by such websites and applications. We encourage you to be aware when you are redirected to a third-party website or application and to review the privacy policies and terms of use of each website and application you visit and use.


Found Sound Nation has a program designed to protect Personally Identifiable Information in its possession or control. This includes a variety of privacy and security policies, processes and procedures, including administrative, physical and technical measures. Nonetheless, no method of collection, storage or transmission is entirely secure, and we cannot guarantee that our security measures will be effective.

Consent to processing outside home country 

You understand and unambiguously consent to the collection, use, disclosure and retention of information in the United States and other countries and territories, for the purposes set forth in this Privacy Statement and the Found Sound Nation Terms of Use or such other terms of use as may be provided for the applicable service. You consent to the collection, use, disclosure and retention by Found Sound Nation of your Personally Identifiable Information and other information as described under this Privacy Statement, including but not limited to the transfer of your Personally Identifiable Information or other information between Found Sound Nation, our affiliates and the third parties described in this Privacy Statement. For further certainty, any consent relating to a right to transfer information referred to in this paragraph shall be deemed to include your consent to the transfer of the applicable Personally Identifiable Information to a jurisdiction which may provide a different level of privacy protection than that available in your own country. View additional information for participants from EEA or the UK.

Collection of data from children 

Our Services are generally not intended for users under the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect personal data from anyone under 13 years of age. If we become aware that a person under 13 years of age has registered, we will delete any Personally Identifiable Information of such person from our records.

Your California privacy rights 

If you are a California resident, you may request information about our disclosure of personal information to third parties or affiliated companies for their direct marketing purposes. To obtain this information, please contact us as set forth in the “Contact Us” section. Please include sufficient personal identification information so that we can process the request, including that you are a California resident. Please also note that this information will be provided only once per calendar year.

You have the right to request that we delete any of your personal information that we collected from you and retained, subject to certain exceptions. Once we receive and confirm your verifiable consumer request, we will delete (and direct our service providers to delete) your personal information from our records, unless an exception applies.

Only you or a person registered with the California Secretary of State that you authorize to act on your behalf, may make a verifiable consumer request related to your personal information. We cannot respond to your request or provide you with personal information if we cannot verify your identity or authority to make the request and confirm the personal information relates to you.

We will not discriminate against you for exercising any of your CCPA rights.

If you have any questions or comments about this notice, our Privacy Statement, the ways in which we collect and use your personal information, your choices and rights regarding such use, or wish to exercise your rights under California law, please do not hesitate to contact us at

Changing our Privacy Notice 

We may make changes to this Privacy Notice at any time, but will alert you that we are doing so by giving notice via the Services or by some other means. By registering for, accessing or using any of the Services after any changes have been made, you signify your agreement to the modified Privacy Notice and all of the changes, which will be effective immediately unless we notify you of a later effective date. If the changes are not acceptable to you, you should discontinue use of the Programs or Services.