Privacy Policy

The History of Rock Music respect your privacy and we are committed to safeguarding your privacy while on The History of Rock Music The following discloses how The History of Rock Music gathers and disseminates information for this site.

RSS Feeds

If a user wishes to subscribe to my RSS Feeds, I ask for contact information such as name and email address. Users may opt-out of these communications at any time. Your personal information will never be sold or given to a third party and you will never be spammed by us – ever!

Log Files and Stats

Like most sites The History of Rock Music uses log files, in this case Statcounter. This stores information such as internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring, exit and visited pages, platform used, date/time stamp, track user’s movement in the whole, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses etc. are not linked to personally identifiable information.


A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s computer tied to information about the user. Cookies are used by pretty much every website for basic functionality. We use cookies for tasks such as analytics tracking (seeing how many people view a page on a given day for example) but this does not identify you personally, only in aggregate. To do this we use Google’s analytics software, you can read how the data they collect is used and distributed on their site

However, some of my business partners use cookies on The History of Rock Music (for example – advertisers). I cannot access or control these cookies once the advertisers have set them. However depending on the web browser you use, you can control how cookies are set, although this may have an adverse effect on your browsing experience. This article on wikipedia explains what a cookie is and gives a good overview on how each browser deals with cookies, however I would read the documentation for your browser for the definitive guide.


The History of Rock Music contains links to other sites. Please be aware that The History of Rock Music is not responsible for the privacy practices of these other sites. I suggest my users to be aware of this when they leave this site and to read the privacy statements of each and every site that collects personally identifiable information. This privacy statement applies solely to information collected by The History of Rock Music.


The History of Rock Music use outside companies to display ads on this site. These ads may contain cookies and are collected by the advertising companies and I do not have access to this information.

We are a participant in the Google Adsense and Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to