How-To Articles/Sound Advice


Sound Advice: A Rose isn’t a Rös, nor a Rose Jr.

Securing Your Band Name

Sound Advice: Get on to my cloud

Fleshing out your song with SoundBetter, Tunedly

SOCAN member who needs funding? Try the SOCAN Foundation!

Financial aid to help you travel, develop professionally

Sound Advice: “How Do I Apply For Funding?” – Part Two

A practical guide to various funding options available to mu...

Sound Advice: “How do I apply for funding?” – Part One

A submission guide for a sampling of available music grants

How did the song happen?: “First Time”

Jenson Vaughan’s co-write earns more than 250 million stre...

Sound Advice: “How do I get booked?”

Improving your chances to play live

Sound Advice: Maylee Todd’s Indie Musician Toolkit

A dozen ways to help you move forward

“How I did it”: Rachael Kennedy

Developing skills, collaborating, networking, making the lea...

Sound Advice: Music Industry Guru Bob Lefsetz on “How to Promote”

Building your career from the ground up in 2017

“How I did it”: Laurell

Seven steps that can help on the road to professional songwr...

Sound Advice: Health insurance benefits for SOCAN members

The Arts & Entertainment Plan® of the Actra Fraternal Benef...

Sound Advice: CIS-Net for Rights Holders making significant progress

Testing has begun for valuable expansion of service

Sound Advice: What is Music Nova Scotia, and what does it do?

Helping musicians in the province to further their careers

Sound Advice: How SOCAN facilitates songwriting

SOCAN Houses, Song Camps, Sound Lounge Writing Room

Sound Advice: Chris Giansante and ole Digital

How the Conductor platform can help maximize royalties

Sound Advice: The CMPA Looks Ahead in 2017

Working for publishers through advocacy, communication, educ...

Sound Advice: The Songwriters Association of Canada (S.A.C.)

What we do for songwriters across Canada, around the world

Sound Advice: Do something remarkable

It’ll make people take notice

Sound Advice: How not to get a song cramp

DOs and DON’Ts at a professional song camp