Music Industry

Are you a budding Canadian musician or songwriter? Then consider this free webinar that will help you get paid

Virtually every territory on Earth has one or more performing rights organization. They are entrusted with collecting royalties from public performances of music and then distributing that money to musicians and composers.

Canada’s PRO is SOCAN, the Society of Composers, Authors, and Music Publishers of Canada. They make sure their members are paid every time one of their songs gets played anywhere on the planet.

If you’re a musician or composer and not a member yet, there’s a free webinar coming up May 31.

Date: May 31, 2018 7pm ET

Title: How SOCAN Gets You Paid

Cost: FREE


  • How SOCAN collects & distributes royalties
  • How to ensure you get every cent you’re entitled to
  • New initiatives SOCAN has in development
  • How to join SOCAN if you’re not already a member

More details here.

Alan Cross

is an internationally known broadcaster, interviewer, writer, consultant, blogger and speaker. In his 40+ years in the music business, Alan has interviewed the biggest names in rock, from David Bowie and U2 to Pearl Jam and the Foo Fighters. He’s also known as a musicologist and documentarian through programs like The Ongoing History of New Music.

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