Music Industry/Entrepreneurs


LyricMerch: Lucrative wording, printed on demand

Licensing lyrics for T-shirts, mugs, even shower curtains

SOCAN Awards in Montréal: a spectacular, poignant 30th Anniversary

Cœur de pirate, Banx & Ranx, FouKi among the honoured

James Gelfand & Louise Tremblay: Home Movies

Screen Composers of the Year at 2019 Montréal SOCAN Awards

Haviah Mighty wins 2019 edition of $50,000 Polaris Prize

Accented by her explosive live performance

LU KALA: Professional songwriter takes the stage

500,000 streams for one song, and she’s only just begun

Back to School: Tips on songwriting, touring, and your career

From Serena Ryder, Laurence Nerbonne, Kardinal Offishall, an...

Four SOCAN members win First-Place Prizes in 2019 Unsigned Only song competition

Genre category winners are Madison Olds, Layla Zoe, Adrian C...

Tenille Townes wins four major prizes at 2019 Canadian Country Music Association (CCMA) Awards

SOCAN presents CCMA Gala Dinner & Awards, awards No. 1 Song ...

Ian MacKay to leave RE:SOUND by the end of 2019

Organization’s president was instrumental in creating Enta...

Unkwn wins SOCAN-sponsored 2019 Battle of the Beatmakers

SOCAN hosts VIP Lounge during Main Event finals

SOCAN hosts reception for CFC’s Slaight Music Residency participants

Connecting six aspiring screen composers with music-industry...

Apply now for 2019 SOCAN Foundation Incubator for Creative Entrepreneurship

Sponsored by TD, program aims to foster high-potential music...

Decision-makers: Shauna de Cartier

Six Shooter Records founder leads with her heart

MUSIQUE NOMADE / NIKAMOTAN MTL NICTO

Bridging Cultures

SOCAN composer Alexina Louie awarded $50,000 Molson Prize for 2019

To continue her contributions to Canada’s cultural heritag...

Classic hard rock band Triumph to be inducted into Canada’s Walk of Fame

SOCAN members Rik Emmett, Gil Moore, Mike Levine will be hon...

SOCAN members dominate 2019 Polaris Music Prize Short List

Congratulations to the nominees!

In the Spotlight: Reeny Smith

Becoming more confident in her songwriting

Young Brassy Jazzers

How some upcoming horn players compose themselves

Nominees announced for 2019 Canadian Country Music Association Awards

Brett Kissel, James Barker Band lead with five nominations e...