Music Creators


Laurence Nerbonne: Playing with Fire…

…and syncing the sound of Québec pop to the rest of the w...

Ponteix’s Music Without Language

“Speaking French is a choice we make on a daily basis”

PUP turn Morbid Stuff into great pop-punk anthems

SOCAN Songwriting Prize 2017 winners come storming back

Hannah Georgas: An EP covering songs that left imprints on her

Covering The Cranberries, Eurythmics, Janet Jackson, Tegan a...

Nicola Ciccone: Song Builder

Singing from the heart, he releases his 12th album

Producer/DJ Blank gets multiple beats on Nicki Minaj album

While her Bimbo Radio gives world beats a hip new platform

Afrotronix : Afro-Futurist Fusion

Chad-born Montrealer crowned Best African DJ at Afrima Gala

MUNYA: Working solo, but not travelling alone

Francophone songs are hits outside Québec

Dominique Fils-Aimé: Tell me why you sing

“Music is the most empathetic way to change minds”

Noé Talbot: Plucking all the strings at once

How to diversify without becoming scattered

Tenille Townes: Anatomy of a career breakthrough

How a small-town girl’s Nashville dreams came true

SOCAN Classics: “Fantasy” by Aldo Nova (1982)

“It's the song that launched my career!”

Mackenzie Porter: Co-writing the Nashville way

Actor and singer is a songwriter at heart

Upstarts: Kingdom of Birds

Degree of self-possession belies their age

Émilie Kahn: In the wake of a crisis

Spontaneously creating her second album, Outro

Rachael Bawn: Signed by chance

Former young women’s counsellor writes about serious issue...

Corneille, Unfiltered

“Often, getting to the bottom of things means remembering ...

Jessica Stuart: Finding a long-lost friend in Japan

Search becomes a song, a film theme, a CBC documentary

Heartstreets: Ready for Takeoff

Duo on the verge of reaping what they’ve sown

Lou-Adriane Cassidy: She’s not just one thing

At 21, she offers timeless sounds, states of mind