Publishing

Publishing

Paul Shaver pic by Dustin Rabin
October 2, 2019
by FYI Staff

The Canadian Musical Reproduction Rights Agency Ltd.

A few of the attendess. Photo: Benoit Rousseau/SOCAN
September 23, 2019
by External Source

Jean Leloup, Diane Juster, André Gagnon, Cœur de pirate, Luc Plamondon, Gilles Valiquette, Louise Tremblay & James Gelfand, and Andre Gagnon were just some of Québec's top stars honoured at an elaborate SOCAN 30th-anniversary gala recently.

Pic: SoundFly flypaper
August 9, 2019
by External Source

FACTOR has added a new funding component called Songwriter Support for Music Publishers.

June 10, 2019
by Martin Melhuish

He built a music empire that generated wealth for investors and creators alike, and after taking an extended holiday, he is back to do it his way all over again with a new enterprise, a book, and even a music festival.

Merck Mercuriadis
May 31, 2019
by External Source

In the most recent Celebrity Access feature, In the Hot Seat with Larry LeBlanc, global music titan Merck Mercuriadis tackles a thorny and ofte

May 12, 2019
by FYI Staff

Re: Sound and the Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada (SOCAN) say they are ready to launch a B2B joint venture known as En

Perry with Francesca Nocera AKA Sun Sun
May 12, 2019
by FYI Staff

American singer, songwriter, and producer Linda Perry is at the helm of the Canadian Music Publishers Association’s new mentorship program, Women i

Merck Mercuriadis, Dave Stewart and Nile Rodgers (photo: Grant W. Martin)
May 10, 2019
by Nick Krewen

Eurythmics co-founder and Grammy-winning songwriter, recording artist and producer David A. Stewart joins Merck Mercuriadis and Nile Rodgers' Hipgnosis Songs Ltd. and sells them his thousand-plus song catalogue.

May 7, 2019
by FYI Staff

Performance rights org Re:Sound reports preliminary figures show income for 2018 has topped $50M with foreign income up 38 percent over 2017.

Merck Mercuriadis
April 24, 2019
by FYI Staff

Quebec-born music industry executive and entrepreneur Merck Mercuriadis, former manager of globally successful recording artists such as Elton John

L-R: AN’s Andrew Sunnucks; AN’s Robb Smith; eOne’s Chris Taylor; eOne’s Darren Throop
April 22, 2019
by FYI Staff

The big ticket deal will undoubtedly enhance eOne's bottom line in an era of declining mechanical royalties. The UK-based Audio Network has ownership of 150K+ copyrights and a global presence in the lucrative media synchronizations sectors. 

Chad Kroeger  FB photo
March 22, 2019
by FYI Staff

The Nickelback leader (pictured), a global pop smash, and a prolific film composer are amongst those to be honoured at the 30th anniversary gala in Toronto on April 1.