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
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
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Screen music, web series, licences, reproduction rights
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Aaron Pritchett is big winner of the night
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It couldn’t have come at a better time
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