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May 15: James Bay on his sophomore album Electric Light

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 3:23pm
Musician James Bay talks about his second album Electric Light, and what drives him to push himself creatively and keep trying new things.
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: Norman Jewison on Margot Kidder, q gateway to Ma Rainey, Mary Steenburgen, Anne T. Donahue, James Bay 15/05/2018

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 3:22pm
Canadian director Norman Jewison remembers his friend Margot Kidder. Canadian singer Alana Bridgewater presents a q gateway to the life and music of Ma Rainey. Actor Mary Steenburgen talks about her latest film Book Club. Pop culture contributor Anne T. Donahue shares a special Royal Wedding edition of her "two goods and a bad" segment. Singer-songwriter and guitarist James Bay discusses his sophomore album Electric Light.
Categories: Syndicated

May 15: Mary Steenburgen on her new film Book Club, songwriting and more

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 3:18pm
Mary Steenburgen talks about her latest film Book Club, about four friends in their 60s who pick up Fifty Shades of Grey.
Categories: Syndicated

May 15: Gateway to the music of blues singer Ma Rainey

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 3:18pm
Canadian singer Alana Bridgewater sheds some light on Ma Rainey's life and music in this q gateway.
Categories: Syndicated

May 15: Anne T. Donahue reviews the Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Lifetime movie

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 3:17pm
In advance of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding, our pop culture contributor shares a special Royal Wedding edition of her weekly segment, "two goods and a bad."
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: Jerry O'Connell, q screen panel, Fantavious Fritz, Kae Sun 14/05/2018

Tue, 05/15/2018 - 2:00am
Actor Jerry O'Connell drops by the q studio to talk about his big return to Canada in the television series Carter. John Semley and Amanda Parris of the q screen panel discuss Atlanta Robbin' Season, Terry Gilliam's movie adaptation of Don Quixote, and Brooklyn Nine-Nine. Prism Prize winner Fantavious Fritz talks about his big win for Charlotte Day Wilson's music video, Work. Canadian singer-songwriter Kae Sun performs a few songs from his new record Whoever Comes Knocking.
Categories: Syndicated

May 14: Kae Sun's music is the sound of his search for home

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 4:32pm
Kae Sun talks about his new record Whoever Comes Knocking and performs a few songs, recorded live in the q studio.
Categories: Syndicated

May 14: Director Fantavious Fritz on winning 2018 Prism Prize

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 4:26pm
Toronto's Fantavious Fritz won the 2018 Prism Prize for directing Charlotte Day Wilson's music video, “Work.” He joins Tom Power live in the q studio to discuss his big win.
Categories: Syndicated

May 14: 'I feel like I’m the ambassador for North Bay’: Jerry O'Connell on his love for Canada and new TV show Carter

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 4:26pm
Actor Jerry O'Connell joins Tom Power live in the q studio to talk about his big return to Canada in the television series Carter.
Categories: Syndicated

May 14: Atlanta Robbin' Season: How comedy and horror are used to talk about racism in America

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 4:22pm
Our screen panel talks about Atlanta Robbin' Season, Terry Gilliam's movie adaptation of Don Quixote, and NBC rescuing Brooklyn Nine-Nine.
Categories: Syndicated

May 11: Fight Club author Chuck Palahniuk on his latest novel Adjustment Day

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 3:37pm
Chuck Palahniuk talks about his new book Adjustment Day, which he sees as a companion to his 1996 novel Fight Club. It's just as dark and even more violent.
Categories: Syndicated

May 11: Downton Abbey's Lesley Nicol on her return to the theatre in musical Annie

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 3:37pm
Lesley Nicol, who played Mrs. Patmore on Downton Abbey, explains why she's excited about her return to the theatre as the mean Miss Hannigan in a new production of the musical Annie.
Categories: Syndicated

May 11: Is R. Kelly's time up? Spotify pulls singer's music from playlists

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 3:36pm
Our q This panel tackles recent news that Spotify has removed all of R. Kelly's music from their official playlists and question whether the music streaming service has gone far enough.
Categories: Syndicated

May 11: Oscar-winner Marcia Gay Harden opens up about her mother's quiet influence on her life, career

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 3:33pm
Marcia Gay Harden shares some of her favourite stories about her mother, Beverly Harden, from her new memoir The Seasons of My Mother.
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: Marcia Gay Harden, q This, Lesley Nicol, Chuck Palahniuk 11/05/2018

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 3:30pm
Oscar-winning actor Marcia Gay Harden opens up about her mother's quiet influence on her life and career. Angeline Tetteh-Wayoe and Ian Campeau of our q This music panel tackle recent news that Spotify has removed all of R. Kelly's music from their official playlists. Downton Abbey's Lesley Nicol explains why she's excited about her return to the theatre as the mean Miss Hannigan in the musical Annie. Fight Club author Chuck Palahniuk discusses his latest novel Adjustment Day.
Categories: Syndicated

May 10: Measha Brueggergosman throws a q block party for her hometown of Fredericton, N.B.

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 4:00pm
Opera singer and author Measha Brueggergosman pays tribute to her hometown of Fredericton, N.B. by putting together a playlist of songs that remind her of the East Coast city.
Categories: Syndicated

May 10: Billy Talent reflect on 25 years of touring as they join the ranks of Canada's Legends of Live

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 3:47pm
The veteran Toronto alt-rock band is being recognized for their long career on the road as they accept the Legends of Live Special Achievement Award this week.
Categories: Syndicated

May 10: Comedian Hari Kondabolu addresses The Simpsons' response to The Problem with Apu

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 3:14pm
Hari Kondabolu talks about the reaction to his documentary The Problem With Apu and how he's feeling about The Simpsons these days.
Categories: Syndicated

May 10: Actor Anne Bedian on tackling identity politics on Roseanne

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 3:07pm
Anne Bedian discusses the many layers she had to work through to play the character Fatima Al-Harazi on the most recent episode of Roseanne.
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: Hari Kondabolu, Measha Brueggergosman, Anne Bedian, Billy Talent 10/05/2018

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 3:06pm
Comedian Hari Kondabolu addresses The Simpsons' response to his documentary, The Problem With Apu. Canadian opera singer Measha Brueggergosman presents her q block party dedicated to her hometown of Fredericton, N.B. Actor Anne Bedian talks about tackling identity politics on Roseanne. Toronto alt-rock band Billy Talent reflect on 25 years of touring as they join the ranks of Canada's Legends of Live.
Categories: Syndicated