Songwriting/Composing


In the Spotlight: Crown Lands

Psych, prog, folk, and blues, all with the right chemistry

2020 Gala SOCAN in Montréal: A Popular Music Award for Eli Rose

Winners to be announced online Dec. 7!

Mélodie Spear

After vying in every competition, she gifts herself a bold d...

BEYRIES: Encounters of a New Kind

“I’ve come to love this trade, thanks to the exchange I ...

Zach Zoya: When the Journey is the Goal

Versatility is his “primary musical value”

Inaugural SOUND + VISION Virtual Sync Conference to be held Nov. 16-20, 2020

Free online seminars about synchronizing music into screen p...

How to release music during a pandemic: four examples

“The show must go on” is more true now than ever

TOBi: Writing songs that are both timely and timeless

While exploring Black joy as a form of resistance

Adamo: Giving it time

“People only see talent when it hits them in the face”

“This Beat Goes On/Switchin’ to Glide” inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

Live virtual presentation at El Mocambo and on Breakfast Te...

Les Francouvertes 2020: Valence wins Grand Final

Les Francouvertes 2020: Valence wins Grand Final

Comment Debord: All seven of them at once

“Our songs resonate both with 20-year-olds and old Parti Q...

ADISQ 2020 : Louis-Jean Cormier, co-writers win Author or Composer of the Year

Les Cowboys Fringants win two additional awards, including S...

How the song happened: Cory Marks’s “Outlaws & Outsiders”

Co-writer Kevin Churko brought in some heavy-hitter guests

Jessy Lanza: Daring to be vulnerable

While adapting to the new reality of the pandemic

Video Interview: Staying Home with Sara Quin, of Tegan and Sara

On songwriting, and re-recording high school demos

Joey Moi: Big Loud Records producer, songwriter, entrepreneur is on a roll

“We get to sign the artists we fall in love with, then mak...

Le Couleur – French as a passport

Their music travels for them

Video: The Breakdown – How do you properly approach a music supervisor via e-mail?

More tips to get your music considered for film, TV, and scr...

Adrian Sutherland: The man from Attawapiskat seizes the day

“As a solo artist, I have the freedom to express whatever ...

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