January 23, 2020
Equity X Production empowers women and gender minority music producers
For members visiting to further their career, craft, or trade
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hether in a band or as a solo artist, he seeks communion
January 7, 2020
How their unexpected critical success came to be
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Tips from Front Row Insurance
From Serena Ryder, Laurence Nerbonne, Kardinal Offishall, and more
How you get paid when someone mechanically reproduces your music
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
Taking stock before moving on
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Rap producer hits the mic for “experimental” debut EP
From Drake to Haviah Mighty, and what’s next
Seeking new legislation on discoverability
She received SOCAN’s Special Achievement Award in 2017 (vi...
Live gigs, perseverance, community/college radio are key
Dynamic duo talk songwriting, “Sellout,” and keepin’ i...
“The right of composers to be compensated fairly must be p...
More than $150,000 USD in cash and prizes to be won
Supporting health, economic justice, representation for LGBT...
Change will help grow Canada’s music industry
Stimulating creativity in actual work conditions
During Downchild Blues Band’s 50th Anniversary Party at Na...
Developed in partnership with RBC, Ableton, Signal Community...
Two Montréal songwriters journey to the top
The Awesome Music Project will benefit mental health initiat...
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