Pre-awards conference addresses Indigenous musicians’ career development
Latter event includes participation of members from all SOCAN offices
Member of the Order of Canada passes away at 88
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King of Québec rap shows no sign of slowing down
"Music has always been in my blood"
Still on the rise with ZayZay
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How to prevent your instruments from being stolen
What you need to do, and how to do it
How to get paid when your music’s played onscreen
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
Making music to connect people
Gorgeous, Sparkling R&B Vignettes
Jordan Benjamin is angry, and he wants you to hear it
Honed her writing skills at SOCAN Kenekt Song Camp
"Body" has been streamed more than 40 million times
Transcending trauma with music
From Rouyn-Noranda to the world
Exploring tension, unifying disparate recordings
Trying to write songs as good as classic rock
Gordie Sampson Songcamp leads to working with Classified
Harrison Brome – In the Spotlight
Hip-Hop meets Filipino culture
Hyped by Tiestö, Hardwell, David Guetta, two Montréalers g...
Keep an eye on these SOCAN members, poised to emerge this ye...
“Having integrity, following instinct, expressing what we ...
In the Spotlight: Tommy Genesis
In the Spotlight: a l l i e
Radio, public are crazy for “Love”
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