Upcoming concert honours songs that went from the streets of Toronto to the world
It couldn’t have come at a better time
Including a stay at SOCAN House in Nashville, and $1,000 cash prize
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“It’s the first of my albums that I listen to for my own enjoyment”
“I want to be guided by simplicity and pleasure”
This jigsaw puzzle is constantly re-inventing its pieces
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From Serena Ryder, Laurence Nerbonne, Kardinal Offishall, and more
How you get paid when someone mechanically reproduces your music
How to prevent your instruments from being stolen
All Sound Advice »
Currently lobbying government on several key issues
Adapting to constant, disruptive technological shifts
De nombreux changements et innovations
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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
“It’s the first of my albums that I listen to for my own...
In a warm, personal, DIY project
From Newfoundland to Nashville
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Serving the artist, where “less is more”
Han Han, Casey Mecija, Kimmortal
Enjoying “some caterpillar-to-butterfly” stuff
Stepping out of his comfort zone on Maison ouverte
Singer-songwriter finds relief in creativity, connection
500,000 streams for one song, and she’s only just begun
The metalcore band launches its fourth album
In his latest show, he invites us to tune in to Radio Compos...
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Friendly young Iqaluit rapper exposes sometimes dark reality
Finding beauty in nonsense
Beatchild tune soundtracks iconic brand’s 2018-2019 core c...
MC Tronel explains himself
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