January 23, 2020
Equity X Production empowers women and gender minority music producers
For members visiting to further their career, craft, or trade
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hether in a band or as a solo artist, he seeks communion
January 7, 2020
How their unexpected critical success came to be
All Features »
Tips from Front Row Insurance
From Serena Ryder, Laurence Nerbonne, Kardinal Offishall, and more
How you get paid when someone mechanically reproduces your music
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
November 24, 2019, in Toronto
Support for local industry, a break for recording artists
Entandem research finds shoppers enjoy holiday music
Nov. 22, 2019, in Toronto
SOCAN members get one free song submission
During post-meeting reception celebrating success in 2019
Artist and pro songwriter talks about her process
For her “Hanging on a Line,” their “Better Days”
Spirit of the West singer-songwriter passes away at 57
Shawn Mendes, Daniel Caesar, Michael Bublé, Jessie Reyez al...
Updates, dialogue, networking reception
Nov. 15, 2019, in Toronto
First Canadian female singer to receive the designation
Current head of legal services Gilles Daigle to retire at ye...
To co-writers Hill Kourkoutis, Jules, Krista Gonzales
For “Pour commencer” and “Pourquoi t'es restée”
Young indie-pop singer-songwriter tops 1,600 hopefuls
They’re responding positively to new SOCAN/RE:SOUND joint ...
Erin Costelo wins big with four trophies
Bringing full-service, data-driven music copyright managemen...
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