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Q is an energetic daily arts, culture and entertainment magazine that takes you on a smart and surprising ride, interviewing personalities and tackling the cultural issues that matter.

Q is an energetic daily arts, culture and entertainment magazine that takes you on a smart and surprising ride, interviewing personalities and tackling the cultural issues that matter.
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Toronto, ON

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Q is an energetic daily arts, culture and entertainment magazine that takes you on a smart and surprising ride, interviewing personalities and tackling the cultural issues that matter.

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@CBCRadioQ

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English

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416-205-3700

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q@cbc.ca


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Episodes

Jesse Eisenberg, Eugene Levy and more 17/07/2019 [Full episode]

7/17/2019
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Jesse Eisenberg discusses his new movie The Art of Self-Defense, a "satire without snark." Eugene Levy talks about what it feels like to see Schitt's Creek honoured with four Emmy nominations. Our online columnist Elamin Abdelmahmoud unpacks how this year's VidCon highlighted a tension between big YouTube stars and new online creators. Joey King talks about her "nerve-racking" transformation into Gypsy Rose Blanchard in Hulu's true crime series The Act.

Duration:01:01:53

Eugene Levy: The actor on Schitt's Creek's four Emmy nominations

7/17/2019
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After five seasons, Schitt's Creek received its first-ever Emmy nominations. Tom Power reached Eugene Levy right after he got the big news to extend our congratulations.

Duration:00:08:35

Joey King: The actor on her 'nerve-racking' transformation into Gypsy Rose Blanchard in The Act

7/17/2019
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Joey King stars in The Act, which retells the tragic and shocking story of Gypsy Rose Blanchard, who murdered her mother with the help of a boyfriend in 2015.

Duration:00:17:09

Jesse Eisenberg: The actor on his new movie The Art of Self-Defense, a 'satire without snark'

7/17/2019
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Jesse Eisenberg has found something most artists only dream of: the perfect gig. He tells us about his latest role in the satirical film The Art of Self-Defense.

Duration:00:19:51

Rob Thomas: The solo artist and lead singer of Matchbox Twenty reflects on his biggest hits

7/16/2019
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Rob Thomas dropped by the q studio to perform some music and reflect on some of his stand out career landmarks, both as the lead singer of Matchbox Twenty and as a solo artist.

Duration:00:21:14

Fab 5 Freddy: How hip-hop evolved into the most dominant genre in the world

7/16/2019
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Fab 5 Freddy is a visual artist, veejay, filmmaker and hip-hop historian. He joined Tom Power to discuss hip-hop's early beginnings and the role he played in its evolution into a huge cultural influence.

Duration:00:19:11

Why digital-only clothing could be the future of fashion

7/16/2019
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A fascinating new trend is taking over the world of fashion: digital clothing and accessories that only exist virtually. Our fashion columnist Mosha Lundström Halbert tells us more.

Duration:00:13:27

Fab 5 Freddy, Mosha Lundström Halbert and more 16/07/2019 [Full episode]

7/16/2019
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Rob Thomas of Matchbox Twenty reflects on his biggest hits and new solo album, Chip Tooth Smile. Graffiti artist, filmmaker and hip-hop pioneer Fab 5 Freddy discusses how hip-hop evolved into the most dominant genre in the world. Our fashion columnist Mosha Lundström Halbert explains why digital-only clothing could be the future of fashion.

Duration:00:56:36

Howie Mandel, Sally Rooney and more 15/07/2019 [Full episode]

7/15/2019
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Howie Mandel looks back on his long career in comedy and tells us what inspired him to become a part of the Canadian comedy empire, Just for Laughs. The q screen panel discusses reports that the next 007 will be played by a black female actor named Lashana Lynch. Actor, musician and playwright Beau Dixon talks about his new play, Bloom: A Rock 'n' Roll Fable, and how he's honouring his mother through his art. Irish novelist Sally Rooney reckons with her reputation as the first great...

Duration:01:07:33

Beau Dixon: How his new play Bloom: A Rock 'n' Roll Fable helps him honour his mother's memory

7/15/2019
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Actor, musician and playwright Beau Dixon tells us about his new play, Bloom: A Rock 'n' Roll Fable, and how he's honouring his mother through his art.

Duration:00:14:14

Sally Rooney: The Irish novelist on being called the first great millennial author

7/15/2019
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At just 28 years old, Irish novelist Sally Rooney has already been heralded as the voice of her generation. She joined guest host Rollie Pemberton to reflect on her rapid rise to the rank of literary sensation.

Duration:00:19:11

Howie Mandel: The comedian on championing Canadian comedy and Just for Laughs

7/15/2019
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Howie Mandel looks back on his long career in comedy and tells us what inspired him to become a part of the Canadian comedy empire, Just for Laughs.

Duration:00:17:40

Mira Sorvino: The actor on her new film Stuber

7/12/2019
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Mira Sorvino's latest project is a buddy-cop comedy called Stuber. She talks about the film and how she feels about returning to the big screen after allegedly being blacklisted in Hollywood.

Duration:00:20:32

Catherine MacLellan: The singer-songwriter revisits her father's history with depression in a new documentary

7/12/2019
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Catherine MacLellan, daughter of Gene MacLellan, dropped by q to perform and talk about her documentary The Song and the Sorrow.

Duration:00:18:21

Mira Sorvino, Catherine MacLellan and more 12/07/2019 [Full episode]

7/12/2019
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Academy Award-winning actor Mira Sorvino opens up about making her return to the big screen in Stuber. The q This music panel compares this week's Billboard charts to the charts from exactly 25 years ago and ask: where have all the slow jams gone? Brooklyn-based artist and writer Nate Harrison gives us an introduction to the Amen break, one of music's most sampled pieces. Singer-songwriter Catherine MacLellan revisits her father Gene MacLellan's history with depression in a new documentary.

Duration:01:05:54

The Strumbellas: The Juno-winning rock band tackle stardom and family on Rattlesnake

7/11/2019
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Juno-winning band Ontario rock band The Strumbellas joins us live in the q studio in the second edition of the q Thursday Headliner.

Duration:00:18:17

Rosina Kazi: What do we lose when spaces for artists disappear?

7/11/2019
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As cities across the country continue to change, more and more small, accessible spaces for artists are starting to disappear. LAL's Rosina Kazi tells us why and what this means for artists.

Duration:00:09:06

Peter Frampton: The English rock musician on preparing for his farewell tour

7/11/2019
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Peter Frampton reflects on the highlights of his career, his latest album of blues covers and how it feels to head out on his final tour.

Duration:00:19:57

The Strumbellas, Rosina Kazi and more 11/07/2019 [Full episode]

7/11/2019
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Juno-winning rock band The Strumbellas join us live in the q studio for a performance and chat about their new album, Rattlesnake. DJ Spinna shares his essential guide to the music of Stevie Wonder. LAL's Rosina Kazi tells us what it means for our communities when spaces for artists disappear. Peter Frampton reflects on the highlights of his career, his latest album of blues covers and how it feels to head out on his final tour.

Duration:00:59:52

Kevin Bacon: The actor talks longevity, bribing DJs and playing cops from Boston

7/10/2019
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Kevin Bacon joins Tom Power from New York to tell us how he really felt about his famous role in Footloose, why he always seems to keep filming in Boston and how he once got duped by Bernie Madoff.

Duration:00:20:34