Dynamic duo talk songwriting, “Sellout,” and keepin’ it real
“The right of composers to be compensated fairly must be protected”
More than $150,000 USD in cash and prizes to be won
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And Eminem, P!nk, Pitbull...
Surprising partnership produced “Haïku”
With solo violin project of contemporary classical music
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Tips from Front Row Insurance
From Serena Ryder, Laurence Nerbonne, Kardinal Offishall, and more
How you get paid when someone mechanically reproduces your music
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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
"likefck," debut single for laye, co-written with Kevvy Mahe...
Explosion of high-profile activity for captivating singer-so...
Hip-Hop meets Filipino culture
Gaming music wizard also co-writes with acts from Korea, Pol...
Touring with stars, topping charts, co-writing No. 1 hits
Unique rapper releases first album in six years
SOCAN holds “surprise” presentation to honour song
Music people connect with each other at well-attended gather...
Chief songwriter Jacob Hoggard proudly evolving the band’s...
In the Spotlight: Tommy Genesis
In the Spotlight: Johnson Crook
Seven steps that can help on the road to professional songwr...
In search of the perfect song
At The 2017 SOCAN Awards
In The Spotlight: The Middle Coast
Selections underscore musical diversity
Festival, new film shine a light on hidden Vancouver sub-cul...
Saskatchewan Francophone Shawn Jobin addresses anxiety on de...
Audrey Ochoa advises: say yes to everything
Different locations, different strategies
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