Honour to be presented at 2019 SOCAN Awards in Toronto
Daniel Lafrance, Serge Provençal pen second edition of reference text
Diana Krall, Shawn Mendes, Daniel Caesar also honoured; Boi-1da, Noah “40” Shebib connected to 10 noms total
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Nine co-writes created at SOCAN Song Camps launched as singles
By the songwriter’s side, for the last 20 years
Young band also challenges dismissive sound people
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How to get paid when your music’s played onscreen
What is it? What do you need to know about it?
How to increase your chances of applying successfully
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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
Effect of fatherhood, value of vulnerability
Sue Foley, Colin James earns six nominations each
Interview with winners of Adult Contemporary Album
Containing provisions to improve effectiveness
Backstage talk from winner of Hip-Hop Album of the Year
Backstage with Female Singer of the Year
Double winner discusses his creative process
Philippe Brach, Loud, Klô Pelgag also celebrated
SOCAN members get one free song submission
Heading to Gastown by the end of the year
Digging Roots singer-songwriter honoured for uplifting Indig...
Recognized for international success, Loud thanks SOCAN
Tim Hicks to perform Stompin’ Tom Connors’ classic at NH...
Includes $1,000 prize, Nashville SOCAN House stay
Royal Wood, Andrew Collins among performers
Signs Indian Performing Rights Society (IPRS) as latest new ...
Canadian Music Week will honour our Chief Membership Officer
Plus two others; Fortunate Ones also win three awards
Also Pop Artist of the Year at WCMAs, held during BreakOut W...
Participating tunesmiths testify to great experience
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