On scoring hugely successful animated series Daniel Tiger's Neighbourhood and Paw Patrol
The 2020 edition is full of surprises
TD Incubator for Creative Entrepreneurship to foster music creators
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Film editing choices often dictated by his music
Via Calypso Rose, and negotiation with Roaring Lion’s son
“They’re complaints of consternation about the choices people make”
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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
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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
Writing/recording nominated album in a little village in Eng...
On being nominated, and participating in SOCAN/CCMA Song Cam...
Calls for legislation supporting the creation, production, d...
On writing nominated song “Gravity,” touring with CRJ
Host, performer, six-time nominee chats with us
Tory Lanez takes five; triple nominees are Shawn Mendes, bü...
For his co-producing work on Oklahoma by Keb’ Mo’
January 23, 2020
Equity X Production empowers women and gender minority music...
For members visiting to further their career, craft, or trad...
Iconic, influential rock drummer passes away at 67
Keep an eye on these SOCAN members, poised to emerge this ye...
Shreez, Franky Fade, Backxwash, DawaMafia, David Campana
From Drake to Haviah Mighty, and what’s next
Seeking new legislation on discoverability
She received SOCAN’s Special Achievement Award in 2017 (vi...
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
December 7, 2019
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