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07/22/2016

Ontario's First Culture Strategy

Ontario's Culture Strategy read more


SOCAN Aquires Audiam
07/22/2016

SOCAN Aquires Audiam

SOCAN Aquires Audiam read more


Harris Institute U of Scotland Songwriting
07/18/2016

Harris Institute and University of the West of Scotland offer Master's Songwriting

Harris Institute scholarships read more


EU Creators tell Commission Enough
07/13/2016

EU Creators Tell Commission Enough

GESAC AUTHOR SOCIETIES PRESS RELEASE read more


Spotify NMPA settlement update analyzed
07/12/2016

Vast Majority Join Royalties Settlement Between Spotify and Publishing Group

Spotify suit read more


07/12/2016

Music Creators Expresses Dire Concern Over “Unworkable” DOJ Solutions

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Spotify crushes class action law suit
07/12/2016

Spotify Is About to Crush That $200 Million Class Action Lawsuit

Spotify crushes class action law suit read more


Grace and Grit
05/24/2016

Grace and Grit

Big congratulations to Steve Smith, Anthony Anderson, Andrewe Allen and Meghan Patrick for their cut on Meghan's #1 iTunes debut country album "Grace and Grit"!! read more


CIAM Chair Lorenzo Ferrero meets with the initial music creator groups forming the Asia Pacific Alliance.
05/20/2016

Lorenzo Ferrero presents Fair Trade Music International

Fair Trade Music initiative was delivered to the Asia Pacific Alliance. read more


Music Answers speaks out
04/07/2016

Music Answers speaks out

Here is message from one of our sister organizations in the USA regarding the recent news of Universal's withdrawal of catalogue from ASCAP. read more


Songwriters supporting songwriters RWG BC
04/04/2016

Songwriters supporting songwriters Campbell River Mirror

The Songwriters Association of Canada, of which Kenneth P Cooper has been a member since 2003, encourages the development of Regional Writers Groups, so he decided to form one in Campbell River. On March 31, 2016 Kenneth sat for an interview with the Campbell River mirror, read more… read more


David Israelite
03/23/2016

David Israelite Podcast

On February 11th the Society of Composers & Lyricists hosted “An Evening with David Israelite”, president & CEO of the National Music Publishers Association, at AFI (the American Film Institute). Here is the link to the podcast of this event. read more


Fair Trade Music Update
02/22/2016

Fair Trade Music Update: Rethink Music

As many of you know, David Lowery and other songwriters have launched a class action lawsuit against Spotify in the US. Get the take of S.A.C. President, Eddie Schwartz, as well as an update on "Fair Trade Music". read more