Legendary artist, song, both celebrated at 2019 East Coast Music Awards
His year, current work, creative process
Pop Music Winner previews next single
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…and syncing the sound of Québec pop to the rest of the world
“Speaking French is a choice we make on a daily basis”
SOCAN Songwriting Prize 2017 winners come storming back
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How to prevent your instruments from being stolen
What you need to do, and how to do it
How to get paid when your music’s played onscreen
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
On songwriting, and women in country music
How a small-town girl’s Nashville dreams came true
Promoting new single "Locomotive"; new album to come
For Mother Mother’s “Get Up” topping the charts
Celebrates with two-day Open House Happy Hour
High School promises to be a unique coming-of-age story
No. 1 Song Awards to Three Days Grace, Jill Barber, Ryan Gul...
Week-long tour connects them with us, each other
Members can apply now; Inaugural L.A. sessions start in Janu...
Bryan Adams & Jim Vallance climb a new learning curve
Heading to Gastown by the end of the year
Royal Wood, Andrew Collins among performers
Also Pop Artist of the Year at WCMAs, held during BreakOut W...
Participating tunesmiths testify to great experience
Thriving at SOCAN Kenekt Song Camp on Pender Island, BC
Sponsored by SOCAN Foundation and TD Bank
Addressing their choice of subjects
SOCAN co-sponsors 20th annual edition of BC screen industry ...
TD Bank Group contributes $10,000 for inaugural honour
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