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
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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
And authentic Ethiopian influences
Two Montréal songwriters journey to the top
"It’s always going to be different"
For her “Hanging on a Line,” their “Better Days”
First Canadian female singer to receive the designation
“This album exists in large part thanks to SOCAN”
Making music without any fear
On song camps, writing some good lines, and “Unreasonable ...
Presented by the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame
In a warm, personal, DIY project
Serving the artist, where “less is more”
Han Han, Casey Mecija, Kimmortal
Enjoying “some caterpillar-to-butterfly” stuff
Accented by her explosive live performance
500,000 streams for one song, and she’s only just begun
Producer duo to receive International Award at 30th SOCAN Aw...
SOCAN-sponsored CCS Songworks 2019 is a resounding success
Beatchild tune soundtracks iconic brand’s 2018-2019 core c...
“The time will come when we can no longer be ignored”
Becoming more confident in her songwriting
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