Save on Resource Directories, Software and Magazines

Canadian Musician Magazine
S.A.C. members enjoy an annual subscription rate of $11 (incl HST) 
That's 55% off newsstand price!
Canadian Musician Magazine is Canada's magazine for professional and amateur musicians covers prominent Canadian artists, the latest gear, technique and the business of music. Published bi-monthly, Canadian Musician features regular columns on Guitar, Bass, Keyboards, Percussion, Brass, Woodwinds, Vocal, MIDI, Business, Songwriting, Live Sound, Recording and On-Line Music. 

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The Essential Contact
S.A.C. Members receive $5 Discount.
The Essential CONTACT is dedicated to the ongoing pursuit of names, numbers and addresses! The goal of CONTACT is to assist industry professionals, both new and seasoned, in their daily tasks of making contact with each other. All listing information is kept current with the feedback from particiting companies. There are over 4,000 Canadian companies listed.
  • Canadian Music Entertainment Business 
  • Canadian Radio, TV and Press 
  • Canadian Entertainment Festival and Venues
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The Indie Bible
S.A.C. Members save 20% on soft bound and electronic versions. The Indie Bible is the ONLY resource that is TOTALLY dedicated to Musicians and Songwriters that have recorded a CD or a Demo.
The brand new 11th Edition of the Indie Bible contains: 
  • 4200 publications from around the world that will REVIEW your CD! 
  • 3400 radio stations from around the world that will PLAY your songs! 
  • 600 vendors and services that will help you to SELL your music! 
  • 330 sites where you can UPLOAD your band's MP3 files! 
  • 500 helpful resources and sites where you can PROMOTE your band! 
  • 52 articles that will help your career to MOVE forward rapidly!
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John Capek's "How to Write a Hit Song Without Really Trying"
S.A.C. Members Receive $5 Discount.
Many great multimillion selling songwriters have had limited or no ability to play a musical instrument. You don't necessarily need all of your senses, just your imagination. Beethoven was deaf and Stevie Wonder blind, yet both created some of the greatest music ever written.

Beyond our innate abilities we can reach further with a little guidance and practice.
The result of conducting songwriting workshops extensively from Copenhagen to Los Angeles, the Berklee School in Boston, the Royal Conservatory of Music in Toronto and every major center in Canada, is this newest compilation of the John Capek method.

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MasterWriter Songwriting Software

S.A.C. Members Receive $20US off the regular retail price $199.

Why struggle to find the right word or phrase, when you can have all the possibilities in an instant. MasterWriter 2.0 is the most remarkable software program ever developed for the songwriter. Its unique features, together with an amazing array of searchable reference dictionaries, provide the songwriter with everything he or she needs in one easy to use program. In a competitive world where good is rarely good enough, use MasterWriter to consistently create the exceptional.


  • The ultimate Rhyming Dictionary with over 100,000 entries, 36,000 Rhymed-Phrases, and the most comprehensive list of Close Rhymes ever created. Rhymes from our Pop-Culture Dictionary are also included.
  • A Pop-Culture Dictionary with over 11,000 icons of American and World Culture.
  • The Merriam-Webster Collegiate Dictionary. 165,000 entries, 225,000 definitions, and 10,000 new words and senses.
  • The Merriam-Webster Collegiate Thesaurus. Over 340,000 synonyms, antonyms, related and contrasted words, and idioms.
  • A database that painlessly organizes all the information related to your songs.
  • A unique and revolutionary reference dictionary that will open up a new world of possibilities for descriptive words and ideas.
  • A reference of parts of speech. A comprehensive list of descriptive words, with various filters including alliterations, that allow the writer to be more specific.

Regular Price $199US, but S.A.C. Member receive $20US OFF!!  
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The Music Business Registry
S.A.C. Members receive a 10% discount on all directories.
The Music Business Registry has been publishing the premier contact resources for the Music Business Industry since 1992. Our contact directories, the A&R Registry, Music Publisher Registry, Music Attorney, Legal & Business Affairs Registry and the Film & Television Music Guide list the contact information for Music Industry professionals throughout the United States, Canada and the U.K. Regardless of whether you need a Record Label's A&R contacts in New York or Music Supervisors working in Film and Television in Los Angeles, Toronto, Vancouver or London, the Music Business Registry is the source for accurate, up-to-date contact information.

All members of the Songwriters Association of Canada receive a 10% discount on all of our directories. Just ask for the SAC discount when placing your order by phone at 800-377-7411 (818-995-7458). You can find more information at our website

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Music Directory Canada
S.A.C. Members Receive 10% off retail price.
The Ninth Edition of this ESSENTIAL GUIDE to the Canadian Music Industry has been completely updated and revised. Featuring over 60 categories, each listing includes: Company, Contact, Address, Phone, FAX, E-mail, Web Address and  Description.  Thousands of e-mail addresses, Websites, and Internet-based references have been collected to make your search through the Canadian Music Industry even easier than ever before. All listings are 100% verified and submitted personally by the companies themselves.

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Music Books Plus
S.A.C. Members Receive a 10% discount on all orders.
MusicBooksPlus (MBP) is mail-order service operated by Norris-Whitney Communications, who has been providing information services to the music industry for the pas 21 years. The MBP catalog has grown tremendously over the past few years and features over 4,000 books, audio cassettes, videos, CD-ROMs and DVDs on the subjects such as music business, songwriting, instrument instructions, entertainment law, recording and many more. Books may be browsed online at Order through the website or call 1-800-265-8481