Erin Costelo wins big with four trophies
Bringing full-service, data-driven music copyright management to India
Music creators' royalty collections grow to $12.4 billion
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Dynamic duo co-writes songs, cues, for diverse sketch comedy series
Documenting the messy world of romantic relationships
Montréal band presents “A Blemish in the Great Light”
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From Serena Ryder, Laurence Nerbonne, Kardinal Offishall, and more
How you get paid when someone mechanically reproduces your music
How to prevent your instruments from being stolen
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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
A rare conversation with main songwriter Jean-François Pauzé
He explores new paths on “Chemin sauvage”
For chart-toppers “Somebody’s Daughter,” “Do No Wron...
Co-writing with Motown’s Lamont Dozier, The Rascals’ Fe...
Québécoise singer-songwriter, producer
Screen music, web series, licences, reproduction rights
For “Le sens des paroles”
For “L’origine de mes espèces”
Write, Record and Produce from Anywhere
Celebrating female-identifying music creators, in partnershi...
New honour makes history
For “Des p’tits bouts de toi”
Their success began well before “Coton ouaté”
Pierre Lapointe, SOCAN members, express their opinions
Honour to be presented at 2020 SOCAN Awards in Toronto
In the Breakout Artist and Author or Composer of the Year ca...
Working on his craft through the ups and downs
Five talented, emerging songwriters perform their winning so...
Presented by SOCAN for the very first time
On song camps, writing some good lines, and “Unreasonable ...
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