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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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Episodes

Oct. 16: How the punk scene, politics and activism have evolved over the years, according to Propagandhi

10/16/2017
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Canadian punk-rock band Propagandhi is back with a new album and even more political topics to tackle, including colonialism, animal abuse and Donald Trump.

Duration: 00:18:58


Oct. 16: What happens when a show has bad fans?

10/16/2017
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q contributors Amanda Joy and John Semley discuss the latest news in film and television. This week, they tackle the recent Harvey Weinstein controversies, as well as Rick & Morty's Szechuan sauce outrage.

Duration: 00:16:28


Oct. 16: Bill Murray and Jan Vogler: an unlikely duo teams up for a musical collaboration

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Iconic actor Bill Murray and virtuoso cellist Jan Vogler turned a chance encounter into a true collaboration on their new album together.

Duration: 00:20:15


Full episode: Bill Murray and Jan Vogler, Propagandhi's Chris Hannah 10/16/17

10/16/2017
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Actor Bill Murray and cellist Jan Vogler open up on the chance encounter that led to their exciting new musical collaboration. Propagandhi's Chris Hannah opens up about how the punk scene, politics and activism have evolved over the years.

Duration: 01:00:31


Oct. 13: Kim's Convenience star Andrew Phung's musical tribute to Calgary

10/13/2017
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Canadian actor Andrew Phung creates a playlist of songs that remind him of his hometown of Calgary, Alta.

Duration: 00:08:52


Oct. 13: Looking at the long-awaited new releases from Beck and Wu-Tang Clan

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q This's Raina Douris and Odario Williams discuss new albums from artists Beck and the Wu-Tang Clan.

Duration: 00:12:13


Oct. 13: Ai Weiwei documents the human flow of the refugee crisis in his new film

10/13/2017
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World renowned artist Ai Weiwei shines a spotlight on the refugee crisis around the world in his new documentary, Human Flow.

Duration: 00:18:58


Full episode: Ai Weiwei, Andrew Phung, The Weather Station 10/13/17

10/13/2017
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Artist Ai Weiwei discusses his latest documentary about the global refugee crisis. Kim's Convenience star Andrew Phung gives us a block party playlist for Calgary, Alta. The Weather Station opens up about her new, self-titled album.

Duration: 01:02:17


Oct. 12: What it was like to grow up with Jeffrey Dahmer

10/12/2017
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Cartoonist Derf Backderf's latest graphic novel, My Friend Dahmer, tells the story of serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer, a person Backderf actually grew up with in Ohio.

Duration: 00:14:37


Oct. 12: A parent's worst nightmare comes true in new drama series Ten Days in the Valley

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Canadian screenwriter Tassie Cameron's new television series, Ten Days in the Valley, tells the story of a woman whose child is kidnapped.

Duration: 00:13:44


Oct. 12: For Willem Dafoe, the key to acting is the ability to 'disappear into the reality of the world'

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Actor Willem Dafoe opens up about the art of acting, his past work in theatre and his latest project, director Sean Baker's The Florida Project.

Duration: 00:18:46


Full episode: Willem Dafoe, Tassie Cameron, Derf Backderf 10/12/17

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Actor Willem Dafoe opens up about the art of acting and his latest film, The Florida Project. Screenwriter Tassie Cameron discusses her new TV series, Ten Days in the Valley. Cartoonist Derf Backderf on growing up with serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer.

Duration: 00:50:12


Oct. 11: Rostam's journey from Vampire Weekend to his solo breakout

10/11/2017
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Former Vampire Weekend band member Rostam Batmanglij steps out on his own with his debut solo effort, Half-Light.

Duration: 00:20:36


Oct. 11: How to light a show that's as 'unapologetically black' as HBO's Insecure

10/11/2017
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Ava Berkofsky, the director of photography for HBO's hit series Insecure, talks about the importance of lighting people of colour onscreen.

Duration: 00:17:19


Oct. 11: Tracing the rise of rap and hip-hop with Chuck D, one of the genre's pioneers

10/11/2017
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Public Enemy and Prophets of Rage's Chuck D looks at the fascinating history of rap and hip-hop in his new book, This Day in Rap and Hip-Hop History.

Duration: 00:20:26


Full episode: Chuck D, Ava Berkofsky, Rostam 10/11/17

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Rapper Chuck D traces the history of rap and hip hop in his new book. Ava Berkofsky, the director of photography on HBO's Insecure, talks about the importance of lighting people of colour. Musician Rostam on his long-awaited solo debut.

Duration: 01:02:36


Full episode: Dan Brown, Omar Robert Hamilton, Charli XCX 10/10/17

10/10/2017
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Author Dan Brown breaks down the themes in his new novel, Origin. Writer Omar Robert Hamilton creates a q block party playlist for Cairo's Tahrir Square. Pop star Charli XCX on her influences, feminism and her latest music video.

Duration: 00:57:58


Oct. 9: Tatiana Maslany says goodbye to her many characters on final season of Orphan Black

10/9/2017
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Emmy Award winner Tatiana Maslany discusses the final season of her sci-fi hit TV show, Orphan Black.

Duration: 00:16:18


Oct. 9: Meet Philip Harben, the original celebrity TV chef

10/9/2017
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Caroline Kenyon explains the origins of celebrity TV chefs and the very first chef on TV, Philip Harben.

Duration: 00:08:07


Oct. 9: Lena Waithe tells her truth in Master of None

10/9/2017
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Actor and writer Lena Waithe talks to Tom Power about how the Thanksgiving episode of the Aziz Ansari comedy Master of None was developed.

Duration: 00:14:38

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