For co-writing, co-publishing Loud Luxury's “Body” (featuring Brando)
During 2019 Country Music Week in Calgary
SOCAN stands at 44% of Board, 50% of Executive Team, 64% of Management
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Newfoundland Pop/Americana duo on the way up
His first album is the result of a long process
Becoming more confident in her songwriting
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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
“I believe in the saying, ‘Alone we run faster, but toge...
“If I’ve done one good thing in my life, it’s coming h...
Festival, new film shine a light on hidden Vancouver sub-cul...
Pakistani-Canadian blends punk, rap, rock, world music
From Haiti to Montréal, he follows his passion for music an...
In Paris, L.A., Nashville, SOCAN helps its members move forw...
Fresh music from a lifelong songwriter
From the Middle Empire to the Quebec Countryside
Robert Ott, Chris Taylor discuss new deal
Montréal screen composer takes on the world
Adoptive Québécois presents hard-hitting debut album
From Toronto’s Danforth neighbourhood to the world
Dancehall, electro, politics, film scores, no boundaries
Artists to watch for this year
A meeting of two free musical spirits
How music united two musicians who were worlds apart
Aboriginal singer making waves this year
With his new album Puamuna, he’s not about to stop enchant...
Wanted to make second album more personal
Crossing musical borders with fearless grace
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