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
All From the Top »
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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
Licensing lyrics for T-shirts, mugs, even shower curtains
Choosing music for Toronto Maple Leafs games
How she co-chooses music for the popular Québec TV talk sho...
A day in the crazy-busy life of longtime broadcaster
The Goal: Simplifying musical discovery, rights management f...
A complete makeover for iconic Toronto landmark venue
Festival de musique émergente in Abitibi-Témiscamingue pul...
Customers come for the aroma, stay for the music
His passion for music is strong as ever
“From-day-one” SOCAN licensee celebrates 20 years in bus...
SOCAN licensee helps build their careers internationally
Université de Montréal’s radio message is loud and clear
A dynamic virtual community of music-makers
“We want to let artists know how much we value them”
A winning combination of good music, good food, good vibes
Renowned event supports music, community
Diverse musical lineup a key pillar to success
Music at the heart of the shopping experience
Supports SOCAN L2P Campaign
Music that enhances business... and poutine!
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