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Full episode: Haley Joel Osment, John Semley and Tina Hassannia, Hatecopy, The Sheepdogs 05/02/2018

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 1:27pm
Haley Joel Osment talks about The Sixth Sense and The X-Files. John Semley and Tina Hassannia discuss The Passion of The Christ sequel. Maria Qamar a.k.a. Hatecopy shares her Mississauga block party. The Sheepdogs talk about their new album Changing Colours.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 2: New music release: looking at Justin Timberlake's new album, Man of the Woods

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 5:05pm
A few weeks ago we talked a little bit about Justin Timberlake's new single. Today, Angeline Tetteh-Wayoe and Stuart Berman review the full album.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 2: Lee Ann Womack sings for the lonely and the lonesome

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 4:57pm
Country music artist Lee Ann Womack talks about her new record, which finds her reaffirming the things that matter to her the most.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 2: Crawford co-creators reveal where they stand on the raccoon appreciation spectrum

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 4:56pm
Trailer Park Boys co-creator Mike Clattenburg and musician Mike O'Neill talk about their new CBC comedy Crawford.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 2: Screenwriter Danny Rubin lives Groundhog Day every day

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 4:55pm
Danny Rubin's career revolves around Groundhog Day, from the movie, to the book, and now: the musical!
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: Mike Clattenburg and Mike O'Neill, Angeline Tetteh-Wayoe and Stuart Berman, Danny Rubin, Lee Ann Womack 02/02/2018

Fri, 02/02/2018 - 4:54pm
Mike Clattenburg and Mike O'Neill talk about their new CBC comedy Crawford. Angeline Tetteh-Wayoe and Stuart Berman review Justin Timberlake’s Man of the Woods. Screenwriter Danny Rubin discusses the classic 1993 film Groundhog Day. Country music artist Lee Ann Womack talks about her new record.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 1: Music critic Jon Savage on why the year 1966 marked a key cultural turning point

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 2:40pm
Author and music journalist Jon Savage makes the argument that the year 1966 was an important turning point for all pop culture that followed.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 1: 'You never see a dumb Asian on network television': The Good Place's Manny Jacinto on playing against type

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 2:39pm
Vancouver's own Manny Jacinto talks about getting his breakout role on The Good Place as a character who subverts expectations of Asian characters on TV.
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: Manny Jacinto, Jon Savage, Kate Dubinski, d’bi young anitafrika 01/02/2018

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 2:37pm
Actor Manny Jacinto talks about subverting stereotypes on The Good Place. Music critic Jon Savage discusses 1966: The Year The Sixties Exploded. CBC reporter Kate Dubinski breaks down the Prom Queen: The Musical controversy. Toronto playwright d’bi young anitafrika on Once Upon a Black Boy.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 1: Playwright d'bi young looks at what it's like raising a young black man in Once Upon a Black Boy

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 1:20pm
Toronto poet and playwright d'bi young drops by the q studio to talk about her new play Once Upon a Black Boy.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 1: CBC reporter Kate Dubinski breaks down the controversy surrounding Prom Queen: The Musical

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 1:10pm
After experiencing a backlash, the Thames Valley District School Board recently decided to restore funding for a musical about a student's gay prom date.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 31: Glass Tiger's Alan Frew on recovering from his stroke to release the band's latest album 31

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 4:17pm
Alan Frew of Glass Tiger talks about celebrating the band's 31st anniversary with a new album of reimagined classic songs.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 31: ‘Northern Touch’ at 20: An oral history of the most important rap collaboration in Canadian history

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 4:09pm
For the 20 year anniversary of its release, the artists and key contributors to the song reflect on its impact, then and now.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 31: Kelley Armstrong on her latest thriller This Fallen Prey and her creative process

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 4:07pm
Canadian author Kelley Armstrong talks about her new novel, raising a family and her little cabin in rural Ontario where she writes.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 31: Jael Richardson's book pick: The Questionable Behaviour of Dahlia Moss by Max Wirestone

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 4:07pm
q book contributor Jael Richardson gives us her recommendation of the week. Today, she'll discuss The Questionable Behaviour of Dahlia Moss by Max Wirestone.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 31: Canadian soprano Barbara Hannigan on her Grammy-winning album Crazy Girl Crazy

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 4:06pm
The Nova Scotian singer and conductor won the best classical solo vocal album award at this year's Grammys.
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: ‘Northern Touch’ oral history, Barbara Hannigan, Jael Richardson, Alan Frew, Kelley Armstrong 31/01/2018

Wed, 01/31/2018 - 3:35pm
An oral history of the Juno-winning song ‘Northern Touch’ on its 20th anniversary. Canadian soprano Barbara Hannigan discusses her Grammy-winning album. Book contributor Jael Richardson talks about The Questionable Behaviour of Dahlia Moss by Max Wirestone. Glass Tiger’s Alan Frew opens up about his successful recovery from a stroke and the band’s new album. Bestselling author Kelley Armstrong talks about her chilling new thriller This Fallen Prey.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 30: Jennifer Hudson was handpicked to portray Aretha Franklin in upcoming biopic

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 12:43pm
Anne T. Donahue discusses two things she likes and one she doesn't in the world of pop culture this week.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 30: How artist Laurie Simmons took a cue from her daughter Lena Dunham to make her debut film, My Art

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 12:43pm
Laurie Simmons on her daughter, Lena Dunham, and demystifying the artist's life in the new film My Art.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 30: How a former CIA analyst and working mom used her experience to write her debut spy novel

Tue, 01/30/2018 - 12:42pm
Cleveland's debut thriller Need to Know is already set for a movie adaptation starring Charlize Theron.
Categories: Syndicated