Including a stay at SOCAN House in Nashville, and $1,000 cash prize
Hymn to love co-written with Jacques Perron
Beat-making workshop a hit at SOCAN-sponsored conference
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“It’s the first of my albums that I listen to for my own enjoyment”
“I want to be guided by simplicity and pleasure”
This jigsaw puzzle is constantly re-inventing its pieces
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How SOCAN Collects for Online Use
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
Licensing lyrics for T-shirts, mugs, even shower curtains
Cœur de pirate, Banx & Ranx, FouKi among the honoured
Winner of Publisher Award at 30th SOCAN Awards in Montréal
With Beverly Mahood, Jamie Warren, Patricia Conroy
Celebrating SOCAN members at sixth annual event
Splits app captures songwriting shares in real time
Gathering draws 200-plus SOCAN members in Vancouver
Many 2018 financial results outperform, but CEO calls for mo...
Celebrating our members' chart success
How you get paid when someone mechanically reproduces your m...
SOCAN mourns the loss of one of our greatest friends, allies
We present 11 SOCAN No.1 Song Awards during Music City visit
Renaissance music man champions electronic songwriters
Honour presented during 2019 SOCAN Awards Gala in Montréal
SOCAN also participating in six other panels at CMW
Winner of our Publisher of the Year honour
Arkells song topped CBC Radio Top 20 Chart
Honourees include Carly Rae Jepsen, Chad Kroeger, Ed Roberts...
How a small-town girl’s Nashville dreams came true
Music. People. Connected.
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