Songwriting/Composing


SOCAN Awards 2020 Video Interview: Vivian Barclay of Warner Chappell

Co-Publisher of five award-winning songs

Screen Composers Guild of Canada podcast

Behind-the-screens conversations with SOCAN #ComposersWhoSco...

SOCAN Awards 2020 Video Interview: Andrew Lockington

Screen Composer of the Year

SOCAN Awards 2020 Video Interview: T-Minus

Star songwriter-producer wins two SOCAN Rap Music Awards

Shawn Mendes comes up big with five 2020 SOCAN Awards

Annual celebration of songwriters, composers, music publishe...

Jonathan Personne: Not Just Anybody

Disparitions album revives a time-period he hasn’t even li...

As Heard On….Queer Eye for the Straight Guy

“All Things (Just Keep Getting Better)” by Ian Nieman an...

Five artists win in 2020 SOCAN Foundation Awards for Young Canadian Songwriters

$5,000 honour to each, sponsored by SiriusXM

Noah Reid: Not just paddling up Schitt’s Creek

Singer-songwriter pens honest, heartfelt songs

Gala Country 2020: Léa Jarry wins SOCAN Songwriter of the Year Award

Beauséjour, Laurence Jalbert, Patrick Norman win multiple p...

Five SOCAN members win Second-Place Prizes in 2020 Unsigned Only song competition

Genre category winners are Big Little Lions, Buck Twenty, an...

Patrick Curley to receive 2020 Christopher J. Reed Award

SOCAN-sponsored award ceremony Sept. 24 during Pop Montreal ...

Songs by Men Without Hats, Rankin Family, Rough Trade inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

“Safety Dance,” “Pop Goes the World,” “Fare Thee W...

How the Song Happened: Powfu’s “death bed (coffee for your head)”

Streaming services foster a massive global hit

Apply now for SOCAN Foundation TD Indigenous Songwriter Award

The winner will receive $10,000

Original Gros Bonnet: The Rite of Spring

“You must accept the fact that evolution takes time”

The 2020 edition of Les Francouvertes returns

SOCAN-sponsored “J’aime mes ex” series is now online

Krief: The Homebody Rocker

“Nowadays, I never look for what’s trending or hot”

Working singer-songwriters survive pandemic with alternate revenues

From Patreon, live-streams, teaching, co-writes, synch licen...

Video Interview: Staying Home with Owen Pallett

We chat with celebrated songwriter, composer about his Islan...

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