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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
Keep an eye on these SOCAN members, poised to emerge this ye...
From Drake to Haviah Mighty, and what’s next
Seeking new legislation on discoverability
She received SOCAN’s Special Achievement Award in 2017 (vi...
Live gigs, perseverance, community/college radio are key
Winners of Country, Hip-Hop/Rap Awards at 30th SOCAN Awards ...
SOCAN hosts VIP Lounge during Main Event finals
The song will receive one of the Popular Music Awards at the...
The duo gives us its third album, La mort des étoiles
Winner of Hagood Hardy Award (World Music) at the 30th SOCAN...
The metalcore band launches its fourth album
Leloup receives three SOCAN Classics, Plamondon tops 40, Dia...
SOCAN hopes responsible Ministers implement recommendations
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