And tells the story of not heeding Paul McCartney’s advice
Co-written with Donovan Woods, Josh Van Tassel, Chris Stringer
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Soulful singer-songwriter on an incredible winning streak
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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
She no longer lets others dictate the rules
SOCAN Lifetime Achievement winner launches L’arrière-sais...
Former CEO Robert Ott continues to serve as advisor
SOCAN launches redesigned app
Jodie Ferneyhough of CCS Rights Management
A captivating round-table presented by SOCAN and Coup de cœ...
Songwriter burns all his masks on Feu de forêt
Mo Kenney, David Myles, Maxim Cormier win two awards each
Winning song in 2018 SOCAN Songwriting Prize
Goodbye Music Marketing Job, Hello Artist Life
Effect of fatherhood, value of vulnerability
Sue Foley, Colin James earns six nominations each
Introduces her first solo album, Ce que je te donne ne dispa...
Interview with winners of Adult Contemporary Album
Containing provisions to improve effectiveness
Bryan Adams & Jim Vallance climb a new learning curve
Backstage talk from winner of Hip-Hop Album of the Year
Backstage with Female Singer of the Year
Double winner discusses his creative process
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