First Canadian female singer to receive the designation
Current head of legal services Gilles Daigle to retire at year-end
To co-writers Hill Kourkoutis, Jules, Krista Gonzales
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“This album exists in large part thanks to SOCAN”
Making music without any fear
“Rock ’n’ roll is all about feeling and emotion”
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From Serena Ryder, Laurence Nerbonne, Kardinal Offishall, and more
How you get paid when someone mechanically reproduces your music
How to prevent your instruments from being stolen
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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
Including a stay at SOCAN House in Nashville, and $1,000 cas...
“It’s the first of my albums that I listen to for my own...
“I want to be guided by simplicity and pleasure”
Hymn to love co-written with Jacques Perron
Fanny Bloom writing contestants’ song for 2019 edition
CSHF will honour Yvon Deschamps and Jacques Perron’s anthe...
Deadline is Oct. 27, 2019
This jigsaw puzzle is constantly re-inventing its pieces
Presented by the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame
“Je ne suis qu’une chanson” receives Cultural Impact A...
For “Parler aux anges,” co-written with Tino Izzo
Wins first Non-Performing Songwriter of the Year honour
Foxtrott, other SOCAN members, share beat recipes
A joint interview with Patrick Huard about Bon Cop Bad Cop 2
The Laurentians band takes us inside Monami
For “Mimi” and “Feels”
Champion of creators’ rights truly deserves recognition
She also wins Popular Music Award, for “Prémonition”
“E Uassiuian” is first SOCAN Classic awarded to a First ...
For mega-hit “Fille de personne II”
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