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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
Currently lobbying government on several key issues
Adapting to constant, disruptive technological shifts
De nombreux changements et innovations
All From the Top »
How she’s honed it – as you can, too
The different advantages of TikTok, Instagram, and Twitter
Let 347aidan tell you what worked for him
All Sound Advice »
Multi-talented global pop powerhouse Faouzia is confident, but humble
“I’ve learned to be a better version of me while I was working on this album”
Always making music, in all genres
All Features »
Celebrating SOCAN members as annual live event returns
Extending our work on the world stage
2022 inductees: Bryan Adams, Jim Vallance, Alanis Morissette
All News »
Presented during a day celebrating APEM’s 20th Anniversary
He’s awarded a $2,500 cash prize from SOCAN
He also wins three more trophies; Sue Foley, Colin James tak...
Online gathering draws SOCAN members for key information
But average SOCAN writer-member realized only $67 for use of...
Naomi, Fredz, Marilyne Léonard, and 20some
“I love seeing the kids in Toronto live their passion”
Accomplished composer, multi-instrumentalist reveals serious...
An interview with the association’s executive director
Offering sound advice as CMW returns to live-in-person after...
Relief fund partnership with SOCAN to provide assistance to ...
Philippe Brault, Stéphane Lafleur, Christophe Lamarche-Ledo...
Her album Hemenetset was nominated for Best Instrumental Alb...
And the transition from songwriting to film scoring
“You can’t cherry-pick a single fight, you have to fight...
We also present 16 SOCAN No. 1 Song Awards during Music City...
An exclusive performance video
“This is my rock! This is my voice!”
Seven-time JUNO winner speaks from experience
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