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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
On winning a JUNO, singing painful songs every night
“It feels good to transform difficult moments into pretty ...
Explosion of high-profile activity for captivating singer-so...
The singer finally finds peace in Liqueur
Harrison Brome – In the Spotlight
“I’ll have succeeded when I’m the one people think of,...
Montréaler touches hearts, turns heads at SXSW 2018
Award-winning duo of 15-year-olds already growing from folk ...
A fertile meeting of lyricist, music creator, and singer
Touring with stars, topping charts, co-writing No. 1 hits
Looking back on the journey so far
Seasons singer presents ambitious project, Darlène
Second album doesn’t disappoint
Jenson Vaughan’s co-write earns more than 250 million stre...
Corrosive Bonsoir Shérif returns to his punk roots
Unique rapper releases first album in six years
Multi-faceted artist releases Marée Haute album
Humble, hardworking reggae artist rides the riddim
Keep an eye on these SOCAN members, poised to emerge this ye...
For songs that bring us closer in, toward reconciliation
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