How-To Articles/Sound Advice


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

Sound Advice: Tips for beginners in Nashville

“Lyric is King” and other key lessons

Sound Advice: Writing Songs with a Corporate Audience

Surprisingly, it re-kindles inspiration for musical mentors

Sound Advice: How to use social media in 2016

According to Microsoft’s Nancy Baym

Sound Advice: Kardinal Offishall

All about the game

Exporting Yourself: Making a dream come true

You need more than a few showcases to launch your internatio...