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Full episode: Lena Waithe, John Semley and Amanda Parris, Cadence Weapon 15/01/2018

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 12:00am
Lena Waithe talks about her new Showtime series The Chi. q contributors John Semley and Amanda Parris discuss our love for dystopian TV. Rapper Cadence Weapon opens up about his musical journey.
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: Gregory Porter, Raina Douris and Odario Williams, Cadence Weapon, Julia Alexander 12/01/2018

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 12:00am
Jazz singer Gregory Porter talks about Nat King Cole. The q This panel weighs in on the Radiohead and Lana Del Rey copyright dispute. Cadence Weapon presents his Edmonton block party. Culture reporter Julia Alexander discusses Logan Paul.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 12 Jazz singer Gregory Porter on his new album and looking up to Nat King Cole as a father figure

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 12:00am
Gregory Porter pays tribute to Nat King Cole on his latest album, Nat King Cole & Me, and explains the impact Cole has had on his life.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 12: q This weighs in on the Hollies vs. Radiohead vs. Lana Del Rey saga

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 12:00am
Raina Douris and Odario Williams discuss Radiohead’s copyright dispute with Lana Del Rey and review new music from Bruno Mars and Cardi B.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 12: Cadence Weapon pays tribute to Edmonton in his q Block Party

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 12:00am
Edmonton rapper and former poet laureate Cadence Weapon picks songs that remind him of his hometown.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 12: Logan Paul backlash is raising ethical questions about YouTube

Fri, 01/12/2018 - 12:00am
Logan Paul's young fans are defending the YouTube star online, which has people questioning the platform's own accountability when dealing with problematic videos.
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: Leïla Slimani, Cameron Bailey, Mike Feehan 11/01/2018

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 12:00am
Author Leïla Slimani discusses the dark side of the mother-nanny dynamic in her latest novel. TIFF's Cameron Bailey breaks down the Canada's Top Ten Film Festival. Illustrator Mike Feehan talks about the reinvention of Snagglepuss.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 11: Leïla Slimani explores every parent's 'worst nightmare' in her latest novel, The Perfect Nanny

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 12:00am
Author Leïla Slimani discusses the dark side of parenthood, perfection and the mother-nanny dynamic in her Prix Goncourt-winning novel, The Perfect Nanny.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 11: TIFF's Cameron Bailey breaks down 2018 Canada's Top Ten Film Festival

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 12:00am
TIFF artistic director and film critic, Cameron Bailey, talks about the 17th annual Canada's Top Ten Film Festival and reflects on the year in Canadian film.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 11: Snagglepuss is back with help from DC Comics and St. John's artist Mike Feehan

Thu, 01/11/2018 - 12:00am
Artist and illustrator Mike Feehan joins us from St. John’s to talk about Exit Stage Left: The Snagglepuss Chronicles, a new six-issue miniseries from DC Comics.
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: Brandon Flowers, Kristin Kreuk, the ‘B’ Girls oral history 10/01/2018

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 12:00am
The Killers frontman Brandon Flowers discusses his new album, Wonderful Wonderful. Actress Kristin Kreuk talks about her new CBC show, Burden of Truth. Bassist Cynthia Ross gives us an oral history of The ‘B’ Girls.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 10: Why The Killers' Brandon Flowers feels 'more scared' to perform now than he did in 2004

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 12:00am
The Killers frontman Brandon Flowers discusses his most personal album to date, Wonderful Wonderful.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 10: Kristin Kreuk on escaping the fantasy genre with her new show Burden of Truth

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 12:00am
Kristin Kreuk talks about why it's refreshing to star in a new show that isn't rooted in superpowers or the paranormal.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 10: An oral history of the 'B' Girls, Toronto's first all-female punk band

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 12:00am
At the height of The ‘B’ Girls' success, the band fell apart and the music they recorded was never released. Now, 40 years later, they're back together touring.
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: Catherine O'Hara, David Hein and Irene Sankoff, Chloe Benjamin, Anne T. Donahue 09/01/2018

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 12:00am
Come From Away creators, David Hein and Irene Sankoff, discuss the hit musical’s journey. Anne T. Donahue explains why Bieber deserves an exhibit. Author Chloe Benjamin discusses her new novel. Comedy icon Catherine O'Hara talks about Schitt’s Creek.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 9: The couple behind Come From Away on why the journey of the hit musical has only just begun

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 12:00am
The musical based on the true story of what transpired in the small town of Gander, Newfoundland following the 9/11 attacks is gaining even more momentum.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 9: Why Justin Bieber deserves his upcoming museum exhibit

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 12:00am
Anne T. Donahue explains why a Justin Bieber exhibit is a good thing for his hometown of Stratford, Ont., and why the young star deserves the retrospective.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 9: Author Chloe Benjamin on magic, the occult and superstition in her latest novel The Immortalists

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 12:00am
Chloe Benjamin discusses her new novel, The Immortalists, about four siblings who visit a fortune teller and find out the exact date their lives will end.
Categories: Syndicated

Jan. 9: Comedy icon Catherine O'Hara brings her musical talents to season four of Schitt's Creek

Tue, 01/09/2018 - 12:00am
Catherine O'Hara, the beloved Canadian actress and comedian, talks about her long career and the new season of the CBC comedy Schitt's Creek.
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: Hans Zimmer, Seana McKenna, John Semley and Tina Hassannia 08/01/2018

Mon, 01/08/2018 - 12:00am
Film composer Hans Zimmer explains how he draws you in with music. Stage actress Seana McKenna talks about playing Queen Lear. Contributors John Semley and Tina Hassannia recap the 75th Golden Globe Awards.
Categories: Syndicated