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TOBi: Writing songs that are both timely and timeless

While exploring Black joy as a form of resistance

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Video: The Breakdown – How to best approach connections for screen composing?

Reaching out to cinematographers, directors, making a demo reel

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PittThaKid: Fast-rising producer blends old and new schools

Cooking beats for Young Thug, 2 Chainz, the late Pop Smoke

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Drake, Kaytranada, each earn three 2021 Grammy Award nominations

Lido Pimienta, deadmau5, Leonard Cohen, Jayda G also honoured

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Fredy V and The Foundation are out to make you move

“Knowing these musicians are going to collect royalties, that’s what gets me going”

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SOCAN Leadership Updates: Catharine Saxberg

How does SOCAN’s International Relations Team work?

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SOCAN’s COVID-19 Music Updates

SOCAN’s COVID-19 Music Updates

News about financial relief, resources, reaction, performanc...

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In the Spotlight: Crown Lands

In the Spotlight: Crown Lands

Psych, prog, folk, and blues, all with the right chemistry

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Imposs : Retrospection

Imposs : Retrospection

“As a marginalized person, it’s my right, even my duty, ...

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The SOCAN Advantage

The SOCAN Advantage

Member benefits that can help you

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2020 Gala SOCAN in Montréal: A Popular Music Award for Eli Rose

2020 Gala SOCAN in Montréal: A Popular Music Award for Eli Rose

Winners to be announced online Dec. 7!

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Mélodie Spear

Mélodie Spear

After vying in every competition, she gifts herself a bold d...

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Pivoting to perform in pandemic

Pivoting to perform in pandemic

Playing Drive-Ins, Micro-Concerts, Unique Tour Spaces

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BEYRIES: Encounters of a New Kind

BEYRIES: Encounters of a New Kind

“I’ve come to love this trade, thanks to the exchange I ...

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Video: The Breakdown – What are some entry points for music creators to transition into screen composing?

Video: The Breakdown – What are some entry points for music creators to transition into screen composing?

Who to approach when trying to score or synch for film, TV, ...

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Decision-Makers: Matt Maw of Red Music Rising

Decision-Makers: Matt Maw of Red Music Rising

Director of new Indigenous record label / management compan...

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Zach Zoya: When the Journey is the Goal

Zach Zoya: When the Journey is the Goal

Versatility is his “primary musical value”

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Record 2019 results highlight SOCAN 2020 Annual General Meeting

Record 2019 results highlight SOCAN 2020 Annual General Meeting

Gathering draws SOCAN members online-only – for the first ...

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Inaugural SOUND + VISION Virtual Sync Conference to be held Nov. 16-20, 2020

Inaugural SOUND + VISION Virtual Sync Conference to be held Nov. 16-20, 2020

Free online seminars about synchronizing music into screen p...

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How to release music during a pandemic: four examples

How to release music during a pandemic: four examples

“The show must go on” is more true now than ever

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SOCAN honours Kevin Churko with his 17th No. 1 Song Award

SOCAN honours Kevin Churko with his 17th No. 1 Song Award

For “A Little Bit Off” topping the U.S. Mediabase Active...

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Adamo: Giving it time

Adamo: Giving it time

“People only see talent when it hits them in the face”

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Robert Bennett Joins SOCAN as Chief Financial Officer

Robert Bennett Joins SOCAN as Chief Financial Officer

With more than 20 years of financial expertise

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“This Beat Goes On/Switchin’ to Glide” inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

“This Beat Goes On/Switchin’ to Glide” inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

Live virtual presentation at El Mocambo and on Breakfast Te...

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SOCAN announces final 2019 financial Results

SOCAN announces final 2019 financial Results

Record revenues, but losses from multi-year business expansi...

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Video Interview: Career Highlights with Sara Quin, of Tegan and Sara

Video Interview: Career Highlights with Sara Quin, of Tegan and Sara

From the Academy Awards to Taylor Swift to hosting the JUNOs

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