We’ve listed events that are of special interest to our members and to our licensees. Please contact us if you know of any others that should be included. For more details on any event, where such information is available, please click on the red links below.

SOCAN will co-present the inaugural Canadian Blast at the Jazzahead Conference in Bremen, Germany on Apr. 21, 2012.

Fefe Dobson won the SOCAN-sponsored Song of the Year Award during the 2012 Canadian Radio Music Awards, held Mar. 23 as part of Canadian Music Week 2012 at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel in Toronto.

City and Colour (Dallas Green) won songwriter of the year honours for the songs “Fragile Bird”, “We Found Each Other” and “Weightless,” from his Little Hell album, at the 2012 Juno Awards, held April 1 at the Scotiabank Place in Ottawa (and the night before, during a non-broadcast gala

Western Canadian SOCAN members and musicians are invited to submit now for the 2012 BreakOut West Festival and the 2012 Western Canadian Music Awards (WCMAs). Submissions will be accepted until the deadline of 11:00 p.m. CST on Monday, April 8, 2012.