Sponsored by TD, program aims to foster high-potential music creators
SOCAN Songwriting Prize 2019 winners visit our Toronto office
Submission Deadline: October 25, 2019
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“The time will come when we can no longer be ignored”
Combining synth-pop with Inuktitut
Celebrating diversity by allowing everyone to shine
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How you get paid when someone mechanically reproduces your music
How to prevent your instruments from being stolen
What you need to do, and how to do it
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Currently lobbying government on several key issues
Adapting to constant, disruptive technological shifts
De nombreux changements et innovations
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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
Syncing with film, grappling with angst
An interview with Louis Carrière, professional booking agen...
Shawn Mendes performs with Miley Cyrus on live broadcast
From Québec City to Egypt, the band has fans worldwide
A submission guide for a sampling of available music grants
On winning a JUNO, singing painful songs every night
Ten years on, trio finds its way by covering its tracks
A portrait of Québec’s powerhouse blues exports
Hyped by Tiestö, Hardwell, David Guetta, two Montréalers g...
Suburban band has big dreams
Improving your chances to play live
Québec traditional band rescues songs from oblivion, irresi...
Growing the scene with an official office
So she created ACT: a new movement of eco-responsible artist...
The ups and downs of a backflip life
Renowned event supports music, community
Still showcasing outstanding female talent
"Pay your fellow musicians and crew more than you yourself a...
“I feel very privileged. This position has given me amazin...
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