March 31 gala to be broadcast live on CBC-TV
Unique songwriter celebrated at 2020 Canadian Music Week
On scoring hugely successful animated series Daniel Tiger's Neighbourhood and Paw Patrol
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We speak with this truly free spirit
“2” sees him stand on his own two feet… but well ensconced
Film editing choices often dictated by his music
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Tips from Front Row Insurance
From Serena Ryder, Laurence Nerbonne, Kardinal Offishall, and more
How you get paid when someone mechanically reproduces your music
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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
Via Calypso Rose, and negotiation with Roaring Lion’s son
The 2020 edition is full of surprises
TD Incubator for Creative Entrepreneurship to foster music c...
“They’re complaints of consternation about the choices p...
Tickets for “Jewel of JUNO Week,” presented by SOCAN, on...
Her music is a thermal shock
Explosive show marks release of Grouillades
SOCAN supports contest
Late-blooming singer-songwriter did well to change lanes
SOCAN once again partners for event
Dream-pop band Sorrey takes home three trophies
Tu ne mourras pas has a much more orchestral envelope
Label founder Thor Simonsen is on a mission
$5,000 prize to each, presented by SOCAN Foundation
Uniquely championing South Asian youth culture
Sets the scene for première of Jude Law film he scored, The...
The song, popularized by Julie Masse, turns 30 in 2020
Twelve music creators join forces in the Muskokas for songwr...
Also earns Recording/Producer of the Year; Miss Emily wins t...
2018 SOCAN International Award winner helms her performance
Latest nomination, next single
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