Music Industry/Entrepreneurs


Tom Jackson promoted to Companion of Order of Canada

Alain Chartrand appointed as Member

Video: The Breakdown – What organizations can help budding screen composers?

Orgs to explore

SOCAN Foundation holds second annual edition of Equity x Production program

Designed to empower female-identifying and gender minority p...

SOCAN’s COVID-19 Music Updates

News about financial relief, resources, reaction, performanc...

2020 Gala SOCAN in Montréal: A Popular Music Award for Eli Rose

Winners to be announced online Dec. 7!

Michael McCarty’s seven-year transformation of SOCAN’s Membership Strategy

Building an A&R team, re-patriating members, fostering bette...

Fondation SPACQ distributes $160,000 in grants

Sixteen songwriters, artists rewarded

Michael Asante joins SOCAN as first A&R Representative, Rap and R&B

New position to address rapidly growing part of membership b...

Fredy V and The Foundation are out to make you move

“Knowing these musicians are going to collect royalties, t...

Drake, Kaytranada, each earn three 2021 Grammy Award nominations

Lido Pimienta, deadmau5, Leonard Cohen, Jayda G also honoure...

Video: The Breakdown – How to best approach connections for screen composing?

Reaching out to cinematographers, directors, making a demo r...

The SOCAN Advantage

Member benefits that can help you

Pivoting to perform in pandemic

Playing Drive-Ins, Micro-Concerts, Unique Tour Spaces

Decision-Makers: Matt Maw of Red Music Rising

Director of new Indigenous record label / management compan...

Record 2019 results highlight SOCAN 2020 Annual General Meeting

Gathering draws SOCAN members online-only – for the first ...

Inaugural SOUND + VISION Virtual Sync Conference to be held Nov. 16-20, 2020

Free online seminars about synchronizing music into screen p...

How to release music during a pandemic: four examples

“The show must go on” is more true now than ever

Robert Bennett Joins SOCAN as Chief Financial Officer

With more than 20 years of financial expertise

“This Beat Goes On/Switchin’ to Glide” inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

Live virtual presentation at El Mocambo and on Breakfast Te...

SOCAN announces final 2019 financial Results

Record revenues, but losses from multi-year business expansi...

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