Hymn to love co-written with Jacques Perron
Beat-making workshop a hit at SOCAN-sponsored conference
Fanny Bloom writing contestants’ song for 2019 edition
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This jigsaw puzzle is constantly re-inventing its pieces
In a warm, personal, DIY project
From Newfoundland to Nashville
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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
All Sound Advice »
Currently lobbying government on several key issues
Adapting to constant, disruptive technological shifts
De nombreux changements et innovations
All From the Top »
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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
“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
A joint interview with Patrick Huard about Bon Cop Bad Cop 2
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”
For “Isabelle,” “Cookie,” and “1990”
Winner of Publisher Award at 30th SOCAN Awards in Montréal
Winners of Country, Hip-Hop/Rap Awards at 30th SOCAN Awards ...
Screen Composers of the Year at 2019 Montréal SOCAN Awards
On studying at Berklee, his tone, and “playing ignorant”
On creating songs without lyrics, and leaving no footprints
Producer duo to receive International Award at 30th SOCAN Aw...
“Ici et ailleurs” to receive a Popular Music Award at 30...
Confronting the ruthless, hungry spirit of “Windigo”
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