Young indie-pop singer-songwriter tops 1,600 hopefuls
They’re responding positively to new SOCAN/RE:SOUND joint venture
Erin Costelo wins big with four trophies
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“Rock ’n’ roll is all about feeling and emotion”
Dynamic duo co-writes songs, cues, for diverse sketch comedy series
Documenting the messy world of romantic relationships
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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
Working on his craft through the ups and downs
“I want to be guided by simplicity and pleasure”
In his latest show, he invites us to tune in to Radio Compos...
Friendly young Iqaluit rapper exposes sometimes dark reality
Experimental band lands on Polaris Music Prize Short List
Glass Tiger frontman is the ultimate survivor
Newfoundland Pop/Americana duo on the way up
“Sometimes you catch a fish, sometimes you don’t”
Co-written and performed with partner Caroline Mill
“I’ll never be a party girl like Shania Twain”
Beat-maker, rapper, singer, producer on the rise
“The number of variations you can apply to a single note i...
He’s finally releasing his debut album “Now”
Unsurprisingly, since he’s been writing songs for half his...
Covering The Cranberries, Eurythmics, Janet Jackson, Tegan a...
While her Bimbo Radio gives world beats a hip new platform
Chad-born Montrealer crowned Best African DJ at Afrima Gala
How to diversify without becoming scattered
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