Features


Malika Tirolien: Aiming Higher

“A lot of change has to happen in Québec for R&B/soul mus...

What does a music publisher do for you?

Getting monetary mileage out of your songs

Decision-Makers: Béatrice Martin

Cœur de Pirate buys the record company that launched her ca...

Konrad OldMoney’s hard work earns 27 placements on Cyberpunk 2077

His “Single Friend” side-project also catches on

Laurence Nerbonne: A voice for the Queens

“I dare to deal with topics that only men usually talk abo...

Hua Li: Writing a love letter to Wuhan

She pays homage to her roots on Yellow Crane EP

Olivia Penalva: BC’s latest young pop talent

Choosing co-writes to fast-track her songwriting journey

How the Song Happened: Ruth Lowe’s “I’ll Never Smile Again”

The first No. 1 record on Billboard’s modern chart

Drogue: Stabbed by Sound Waves

Band members have never all been in the same room

Sound Advice from multi-Platinum songwriter / producer Rob Wells

On co-writing, paced growth, and avoiding over-production

It’s Anyone’s Game, in rap and in basketball

B-Boy songs synched to B-Ball series on CBC-TV

Vanille : Never-ending Seasons and Eras

“I’ve always thought I wasn’t born at the right time...

#ComposersWhoScore: Todor Kobakov supports the story

Using a variety of sounds to transmit atmosphere and mood

Dominique Fils-Aimé : Returning to a Lost Paradise

From her mother’s answering machine to the JUNOs

Pro songwriter and artist Lowell discusses her craft

And offers some tips for yours

How Hamish Thomson became a successful screen composer

And how a personal tragedy returned him to songwriting

Misc: A Sense of Urgency

“I don’t have a Plan B, and there won’t be one!” –...

Kellie Loder: Making “spiritual” music for all ears

And defying the pigeonholes

Rapper E.GG recognizes “Good Fortune” when he sees it

And praises Winnipeg’s strong sense of musical community

Claire Ridgely: Music Mode = Always On

“It took a really long time to find my voice”

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