SOCAN stands at 44% of Board, 50% of Executive Team, 64% of Management
Congratulations to the nominees!
Two teams build apps that interact with our own interface
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Newfoundland Pop/Americana duo on the way up
His first album is the result of a long process
Becoming more confident in her songwriting
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How you get paid when someone mechanically reproduces your music
How to prevent your instruments from being stolen
What you need to do, and how to do it
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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
With their self-described “folk 'n’ roll and country sou...
A day in the crazy-busy life of longtime broadcaster
A ‘90s rock vibe album, then more focus on songwriting
SOCAN Songwriting Prize Winners discusses their process
Jordan Benjamin is angry, and he wants you to hear it
Family band’s teen sons garage-rock the house
Band pokes fun at fragile egos of music world
Bonnie Dobson will perform it at 2018 Mariposa Folk Festival
Exploring tension, unifying disparate recordings
Band launches ninth album, just shy of 30th anniversary
Trying to write songs as good as classic rock
She sings about love and death with stunning poetry
Artist faces his demons on Plaza
With Felt album, Montréal quartet takes a new turn
“I’ll have succeeded when I’m the one people think of,...
Fueled by first-person songs of experience
Award-winning duo of 15-year-olds already growing from folk ...
Suburban band has big dreams
A radical sonic leap forward
Heartbreak at the heart of the cult band’s reunion
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