Month: January 2022


Why are screen composer royalties lower in the streaming world?

Watch SOCAN’s new video explaining how the shift to digita...

Apply now for RBC Launchpad Music Entrepreneurship program

Deadline for applications is Feb. 4, 2022

Les Louanges : At the Edge of Truth

“I was tired of hiding behind 2,000 metaphors”

SOCAN to present first-ever “Cookin’ Songs” at 2022 BreakOut West

And we’ll participate in several other events at online co...

Amanda Rheaume finds her place

In the Spaces in Between

SOCAN laments the loss of R. Dean Taylor

He co-wrote The Supremes’ “Love Child,” wrote and perf...

Five Quebec Beat-makers to watch In 2022

Gene Tellem, Melowithdaheat, Nkusi, Beau Geste, RKT BEAT

Want to know how to protect your musical instruments?

Register now for the Front Row Insurance webinar on Feb. 4, ...

SOCAN mourns the death of member Karim Ouellet

He'd received four SOCAN Popular Music Awards over four gala...

Notice of intent to withdraw proposed tariffs by CMRRA-SODRAC Inc. (CSI)

For the Years 2014 to 2018

The Best of 2021

Members’ Favourite Moments, Contributors’ Top 10 Song Li...

Five “Queb’” Rap rookies to watch in 2022

Skiifall, Lova, Le Ice, SLM, SeinsSucrer

SOCAN grieves the loss of Vince Fontaine

Eagle & Hawk co-founder passes away at age 60

Opening Dan Mangan’s Side Door with SOCAN

Working hand in hand to ensure fair compensation for music c...

#ComposersWhoScore : Philippe Brault catches the movie bug

Scores music for feature film Les Oiseaux ivres

Video Interview: Haviah Mighty runs down Stock Exchange

Polaris-winning rapper talks music, notoriety, philanthropy

SOCAN grieves the loss of Terry McManus, leading founder of Songwriters Association of Canada

Also a singer-songwriter, artist manager, educator, author

Six SOCAN members named to Order of Canada

Including Liona Boyd, Ian Tamblyn, Yves Lambert

SOCAN mourns the loss of Five Man Electrical Band’s Les Emmerson

Writer of Classic Rock hits, including “Signs,” passes o...

An Undying Love: R.I.P. Renée Martel

La reine du country au Québec avait reçu le Prix Excellenc...

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