M for Montréal first Music Festival in Québec Licensed to Play with SOCAN

All 24 participating live music venues show their support for fair music licensing

November 14, 2016

SOCAN events highlight CMW 2016

Presenting awards to The Weeknd, Harbourfront; speaking on panels

May 10, 2016

Canadian Music Week receives second Licensed to Play designation

SOCAN co-sponsors first-ever Live Music Industry Awards

May 3, 2016

East Coast Music Week receives SOCAN Licensed to Play designation

First Eastern Canadian festival to license all venues

April 12, 2016

JUNO Week steps ahead to become Licensed to Play with SOCAN

SOCAN and CARAS call on businesses that use music to support its creators through fair licensing

March 10, 2016

SOCAN releases third Licensed to Play video

Third of three promoting value of music

February 3, 2016

Eat, sing and be merry: music is the food of fun

Research finds Canadians have an even better time when music sets the tone

December 9, 2015

SOCAN sponsors TSP program at 2015 CAPACOA Conference

Bringing together presenters, agents, managers for mentorship, development

December 4, 2015

Video Interview: 2015 SOCAN Licensed to Play Award winner Roderick Tate

On the importance of music to winning organization The Calgary Stampede

July 23, 2015

SOCAN members! Get paid for your performance at CMW 2015

Just tweet us your set list; we’ll do the rest

April 29, 2015

CMW first major music fest Licensed To Play with SOCAN

More than 60 venues show support for music creators

April 28, 2015

Video: SOCAN connects music and business at 2015 BIA National Conference

Explaining how SOCAN’s business relationships create value for songwriters

April 23, 2015

25th anniversary Francophone SOCAN Awards to feed Stingray Souvenirs playlist

Channel broadcasts winning songs of the past 25 years

November 25, 2014

Licensees: You’re a winner with eSOCAN’s eStatements

And so is The Whip Restaurant & Gallery

September 4, 2014

SOCAN launches new online version of Words + Music

Thorough new website version of our print magazine

February 27, 2014

Businesses using music "Licensed to Play" with new SOCAN program

Awareness-raising program for more than 125,000 organizations that use music to improve business

February 6, 2014

SOCAN buzzing with activity at CMW 2013 Songwriters & Publishers Summit

Keynote speech, panels on licensing issues, YouTube, hip-hop

March 25, 2013

New tax changes for SOCAN licensees in B.C. and P.E.I.

GST, HST changes effective April 1

March 19, 2013

Attention Licensees! Come visit SOCAN at trade shows in first quarter 2013

We can connect you to virtually the entire world’s repertoire of music

January 15, 2013