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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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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

Bruce Cockburn, Hannah Epstein and more 23/09/2019 [Full episode]

9/23/2019
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Canadian singer-songwriter Bruce Cockburn discusses his lyric-less new album, Crowing Ignites. The q screen panel recaps the highlights and lowlights from the 71st Emmy Awards. Canadian artist Hannah Epstein tells us how her rug hooking art is influenced by comics, the internet and after-school television.

Duration:01:08:33

Bruce Cockburn: The singer-songwriter on his lyric-less new album, Crowing Ignites

9/23/2019
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One of Canada's finest lyricists has decided to lose the words — at least for the moment. Bruce Cockburn joins q's Tom Power to discuss his new instrumental album.

Duration:00:37:50

Hannah Epstein: How the artist's rug hooking art is influenced by comics, the internet and after-school television

9/23/2019
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Canadian artist Hannah Epstein joins Tom Power live in studio to tell us why she wants to change people's minds about textile art.

Duration:00:15:31

Scott Aukerman: The writer and director dials up the absurd with Between Two Ferns: The Movie

9/20/2019
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Scott Aukerman is an Emmy-nominated writer who came up with the world's most awkward talk show, Between Two Ferns. He joined Tom Power to tell us about the new full-length movie adaptation, which just hit Netflix today.

Duration:00:20:32

Céline Dion: The singer talks Courage, life after René Angélil and her new outlook

9/20/2019
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The Canadian music icon sat down with Tom Power in Montreal to talk about her new tour, music and why she’s more courageous now than ever before.

Duration:00:28:40

Céline Dion, Scott Aukerman and more 20/09/2019 [Full episode]

9/20/2019
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Canadian music icon Céline Dion talks about her new album Courage, life after the passing of her late husband René Angélil and her new outlook. The q This music panel takes a look back at the legacy of Motown on the legendary record label's 60th anniversary. Between Two Ferns co-creator Scott Aukerman tells us about the talk show's new full-length movie adaptation, which just hit Netflix.

Duration:01:04:56

Hot Chip: The synth-pop band on the importance of pop music in troubled times

9/19/2019
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English synth-pop band Hot Chip drop by the q music studio to perform a few songs from their latest album, A Bath Full of Ecstasy.

Duration:00:19:46

Ian Cusson: How the composer rewrote part of the famous Louis Riel opera

9/19/2019
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Métis composer Ian Cusson has created a new aria for the 1967 opera, Louis Riel, which originally included sacred music from the Nisga'a First Nation without the community's consent.

Duration:00:14:11

Chilina Kennedy, Hot Chip and more 19/09/2019 [Full episode]

9/19/2019
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Musical theatre star Chilina Kennedy brings the hit Broadway musical The Band's Visit to the q studio. Singer-songwriter Esthero discusses why she decided to protest low streaming royalties by interrupting her own song on Spotify. Composer Ian Cusson talks about rewriting part of the famous Louis Riel opera and why it's being seen as an act of reparation. English synth-pop band Hot Chip performs a few songs from their latest album, A Bath Full of Ecstasy, live in the q music studio.

Duration:01:09:43

Hong Chau: The actor puts a new spin on the Patty Hearst story in American Woman

9/18/2019
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Actor Hong Chau joins Tom Power to discuss her first starring role in a feature film called American Woman, which premiered last week at TIFF.

Duration:00:16:18

Kurt Browning and Ron MacLean: The figure skater and sportscaster lace up for the return of Battle of the Blades

9/18/2019
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World champion figure skater Kurt Browning and Hockey Night in Canada host Ron MacLean are the head judge and host of the fifth season of Battle of the Blades, which is returning to television after a six-year hiatus.

Duration:00:17:26

Kurt Browning and Ron MacLean, Hong Chau and more 18/09/2019 [Full episode]

9/18/2019
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Kurt Browning and Ron MacLean talk about lacing up their skates for the return of Battle of the Blades. Our books columnist Jael Richardson fills us in on a new book to check out: Turbulence by David Szalay. Actor Hong Chau talks about putting a new spin on the Patty Hearst story in her new film American Woman.

Duration:00:54:03

TallBoyz: Tim Blair and Franco Nguyen on bringing a new perspective to sketch comedy

9/17/2019
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Tim Blair and Franco Nguyen of the four-man sketch comedy troupe TallBoyz join Tom Power live in the q studio to talk about their brand new show on CBC.

Duration:00:16:12

Sydney Smith: The Canadian illustrator on his new children's book, Small in the City

9/17/2019
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Sydney Smith talks about writing and illustrating his latest project, a children's book called Small in the City.

Duration:00:16:47

Haviah Mighty: The Toronto rapper on winning the 2019 Polaris Music Prize

9/17/2019
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Haviah Mighty joins Tom Power live in the q studio to reflect on winning the $50,000 Polaris Music Prize.

Duration:00:10:58

Haviah Mighty, Sydney Smith and more 17/09/2019 [Full episode]

9/17/2019
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Toronto rapper Haviah Mighty reflects on winning the $50,000 Polaris Music Prize. Comedians Franco Nguyen and Tim Blair of TallBoyz share how they're bringing a new perspective to sketch comedy. Filmmaker Catherine Gund presents a gateway to the music of trailblazing ranchera singer Chavela Vargas. Canadian illustrator Sydney Smith talks about his latest project, a children's book called Small in the City.

Duration:00:52:24

Luke Wilson, Jonny Harris and more 16/09/2019 [Full episode]

9/16/2019
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Actor Luke Wilson talks about family, breaking type and his new film Guest of Honour. The q screen panel recaps this hits and misses from this year's Toronto International Film Festival. Actor Mandy Moore tells us how her role on This is Us challenges her to "find common ground" with foreign experiences. Actor and comedian Jonny Harris reflects on five seasons of the CBC comedy series Still Standing.

Duration:00:56:33

Luke Wilson: The actor on family, breaking type and his new film Guest of Honour

9/16/2019
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Luke Wilson sat down with Tom Power at TIFF to talk about how the loss of his father shaped his character in Atom Egoyan's new film Guest of Honour.

Duration:00:19:28

Jonny Harris: The actor and comedian reflects on five seasons of Still Standing

9/16/2019
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Ahead of the fifth season of CBC's Still Standing, comedian Jonny Harris joins Tom Power to look back at some of the highlights from the show.

Duration:00:19:57

The Lumineers, Luke Kirby and more 13/09/2019 [Full episode]

9/13/2019
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Wesley Schultz and Jeremiah Fraites of The Lumineers open up about their most ambitious project yet: a three-part album and film about the cycle of addiction. The q This music panel discusses the Sony Walkman on its 40th anniversary and its impact on portable music. YouTuber Elle Mills shares her q block party playlist for Ottawa. Canadian actor Luke Kirby talks about his Emmy nomination for his role as comedy legend Lenny Bruce in The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel.

Duration:00:50:17