Pre-awards conference addresses Indigenous musicians’ career development
Latter event includes participation of members from all SOCAN offices
Member of the Order of Canada passes away at 88
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King of Québec rap shows no sign of slowing down
"Music has always been in my blood"
Still on the rise with ZayZay
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How to prevent your instruments from being stolen
What you need to do, and how to do it
How to get paid when your music’s played onscreen
All Sound Advice »
Currently lobbying government on several key issues
Adapting to constant, disruptive technological shifts
De nombreux changements et innovations
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Words + Music is the online magazine of SOCAN, the Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada. Just as SOCAN was formed in 1990 by the merger of its predecessor Canadian performing rights organizations PROCAN and CAPAC, their separate magazines merged in 1994 to form Words + Music. Our mission is to provide interesting, high-quality content about the increasingly exciting and
The currency of music-creating careers, starring our members
Latter event includes participation of members from all SOCA...
Fifth annual reception hosts Minister of Canadian Heritage, ...
SOCAN hopes responsible Ministers implement recommendations
Their work, in three questions
At Live Music Industry Awards during Canadian Music Week 201...
First woman to hold the position
SOCAN was everywhere, all the time, at CMW this year
From landscaper to music shaper
Renaissance music man champions electronic songwriters
Jazz-Rap combo walks away with a $10,000 cash prize
Joint venture simplifies recorded and live music licensing
YAO walks away with three trophies
Classified, Dutcher win multiple awards; SOCAN hosts Song Ho...
Still printing after all these years
Behind-the-scenes pro songwriter now shines in the spotlight
Expansion reinforces our commitment to timely, accurate roya...
Beat-maker, rapper, singer, producer on the rise
Several SOCAN members earn other ISC honours
“The number of variations you can apply to a single note i...
After winning 12 out of 17 nominations at 2019 edition
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