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
All Sound Advice »
Currently lobbying government on several key issues
Adapting to constant, disruptive technological shifts
De nombreux changements et innovations
All From the Top »
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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
Securing Your Band Name
Fleshing out your song with SoundBetter, Tunedly
Financial aid to help you travel, develop professionally
A practical guide to various funding options available to mu...
A submission guide for a sampling of available music grants
Jenson Vaughan’s co-write earns more than 250 million stre...
Improving your chances to play live
A dozen ways to help you move forward
Developing skills, collaborating, networking, making the lea...
Building your career from the ground up in 2017
Seven steps that can help on the road to professional songwr...
The Arts & Entertainment Plan® of the Actra Fraternal Benef...
Testing has begun for valuable expansion of service
Helping musicians in the province to further their careers
SOCAN Houses, Song Camps, Sound Lounge Writing Room
How the Conductor platform can help maximize royalties
Working for publishers through advocacy, communication, educ...
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