Songwriting/Composing


Chilly Gonzales: Composing for solo piano in focused isolation

“Gonzo” is a smart, funny, ambitious music creator

In the Spotlight: BARKLEY

Honed her writing skills at SOCAN Kenekt Song Camp

Nominees announced for 2018 Canadian Country Music Association Awards

Brett Kissell, Jess Mokaluke, lead with six nominations each

Apply now for Good Vibes song camp in Toronto with Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds

Legendary artist/producer set to mentor undiscovered songwri...

In the Spotlight: Loud Luxury

"Body" has been streamed more than 40 million times

Ragers: A New Era

New album Raw Footage created in Paris, L.A., Montréal

SOCAN #ComposersWhoScore: Sophie Lupien and The Art of Discretion

Finding a tailor-made challenge in The Fall of Sparta

SOCAN Foundation launches TD Creative Entrepreneur Incubator

To support emerging creators of music

Chromeo: Funk From Head To Toe

“Making music to make people happy is a political gesture...

Sound Advice: Get on to my cloud

Fleshing out your song with SoundBetter, Tunedly

Chances: Passport to the Unknown

Trio integrates different cultures with indie-pop and electr...

SOCAN Awards 2018 honour, celebrate Canada’s music creators, publishers

Burton Cummings, Sarah McLachlan, Shawn Mendes, Daniel Caesa...

Hubert Lenoir wins 2018 Prix Félix-Leclerc

Includes $2,500 cash prize from SOCAN

AMÉ, MB featured in SOCAN showcase at 2018 Rendez-vous Pros des Francos

AMÉ receives SOCAN No. 1 Song Award onstage

Partner Claims $10,000 SOCAN Songwriting Prize with “Play the Field”

Josée Caron and Lucy Niles win over voters with their creat...

Professional country songwriter has his own EP to do

Melody is still king, says Tebey

In the Spotlight: TiKA the Creator

Transcending trauma with music

2018 SOCAN Awards stand tall with globally celebrated winners

Burton Cummings, Sarah McLachlan, Daniel Caesar, Frank Dukes...

Les Hôtesses d’Hilaire: Everybody has their price

Band pokes fun at fragile egos of music world

”Morning Dew” to be inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

Bonnie Dobson will perform it at 2018 Mariposa Folk Festival