Both “Empire” and “Je décolle” hit the top spot on the charts
High School promises to be a unique coming-of-age story
Honour to be presented at 2019 SOCAN Awards in Toronto
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Also runs music library, composes for others
Nine co-writes created at SOCAN Song Camps launched as singles
By the songwriter’s side, for the last 20 years
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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
Nine co-writes created at SOCAN Song Camps launched as singl...
Daniel Lafrance, Serge Provençal pen second edition of refe...
Young band also challenges dismissive sound people
Professional musician focuses on songwriting, producing
On record, on screen, on tour, it’s all moving higher
SOCAN Lifetime Achievement winner launches L’arrière-sais...
She no longer lets others dictate the rules
Songwriter burns all his masks on Feu de forêt
Introduces her first solo album, Ce que je te donne ne dispa...
Bryan Adams & Jim Vallance climb a new learning curve
With their self-described “folk 'n’ roll and country sou...
Signs Indian Performing Rights Society (IPRS) as latest new ...
Participating tunesmiths testify to great experience
“Cooking Beats” highlights SOCAN-sponsored conference
Spirit of the West song honoured at BreakOut West 2018
During post-meeting reception honouring their success in 201...
Thriving at SOCAN Kenekt Song Camp on Pender Island, BC
SOCAN Songwriting Prize Winners discusses their process
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