Supporting health, economic justice, representation for LGBTQ+ girls, women
December 5, 2019
Change will help grow Canada’s music industry
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Surprising partnership produced “Haïku”
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Switching instruments creates a songwriting metamorphosis
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Tips from Front Row Insurance
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How you get paid when someone mechanically reproduces your music
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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
Entandem research finds shoppers enjoy holiday music
They’re responding positively to new SOCAN/RE:SOUND joint ...
Erin Costelo wins big with four trophies
Music creators' royalty collections grow to $12.4 billion
Pierre Lapointe, SOCAN members, express their opinions
Leloup receives three SOCAN Classics, Plamondon tops 40, Dia...
Launched by the Coalition for the Diversity of Cultural Expr...
Montréal College becomes advocate for music rights
Celebrating our members' chart success
At Live Music Industry Awards during Canadian Music Week 201...
SOCAN was everywhere, all the time, at CMW this year
Joint venture simplifies recorded and live music licensing
Classified, Dutcher win multiple awards; SOCAN hosts Song Ho...
Expansion reinforces our commitment to timely, accurate roya...
Call for mobilization in wake of judicial review of the Copy...
JUNO 2019 host City of London also licensed with SOCAN
With Alan Greyeyes, ShoShona Kish, David McLeod
PMPA launches “Music Use Guide”
SOCAN launches redesigned app
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