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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
Bringing full-service, data-driven music copyright managemen...
Music creators' royalty collections grow to $12.4 billion
Write, Record and Produce from Anywhere
Pierre Lapointe, SOCAN members, express their opinions
Two teams build apps that interact with our own interface
Splits app captures songwriting shares in real time
Digital Media at the Crossroads slated for Jan. 25-26
Her children’s book similarly fosters a love of compositio...
SOCAN launches redesigned app
Songwriter burns all his masks on Feu de forêt
With their self-described “folk 'n’ roll and country sou...
Signs Indian Performing Rights Society (IPRS) as latest new ...
As part of CISAC delegation, to discuss creators' global cha...
Data Governance Office’s Michael King stresses need to evo...
We present a session, grant an award, judge a competition, c...
Dutch Caribbean Ducapro benefits from comprehensive back-off...
SOCAN's Stan Meissner, others, speak on “Redefining Succes...
It can disrupt creation, but improve royalty tracking
An online community where songwriters can collaborate, netwo...
Testing has begun for valuable expansion of service
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