q: The Podcast from CBC Radio

Get ready to meet the artists you're talking about, and the ones you'll soon love. Whatever you're into — be it music, TV, film, visual art, theatre or comedy — q is there. Expect deep insight, and big surprises. Because on q, arts and entertainment get personal.

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Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 22m. Bisher sind 1838 Folge(n) erschienen. Alle 0 Tage erscheint eine Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 47 days 16 hours 35 minutes

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[Full episode] Kristen Stewart, Cynthia Erivo, Boslen


Kristen Stewart talks about tackling the "scary and ambitious" role of Princess Diana in the new biopic Spencer, which is garnering her rave reviews. Cynthia Erivo discusses her debut album, Ch.1 Vs. 1, and what prompted this new beginning in the midst of a very illustrious career. Vancouver's own Boslen shares the inspiration behind his debut album, Dusk To Dawn, and the role hip hop played in helping him find his identity as a biracial Black and Indigenous person.


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[Full episode] Bill Stephney, Jesse Locke, William Shatner


With the release of the Smithsonian Anthology of Hip-Hop and Rap, former Def Jam Recordings president and Public Enemy co-founder Bill Stephney joins us to look back on hip hop's growth over the last 45 years. For the 25th anniversary of the first Big Shiny Tunes, freelance writer and musician Jesse Locke reflects on the popular Canadian compilation CD over its 13 years and 17 editions. Canadian icon William Shatner opens up about aging, loneliness and what keeps him going at 90.


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[Full episode] Saul Williams, Norm Macdonald tribute, Jan Lisiecki, Sigourney Weaver


Spoken word artist and actor Saul Williams discusses his directorial debut, Neptune Frost, and the decades-long artistic journey that inspired it. We pay tribute to Canadian-born comedian Norm Macdonald, who died after a private battle with cancer at age 61. Canadian classical pianist Jan Lisiecki pays homage to the music and life of Frédéric Chopin...


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[Full episode] Kenny G, Nicole Power, Christian Allaire


Saxophonist Kenny G discusses his documentary Listening to Kenny G, which explores his meteoric rise in the late '80s and early '90s, the backlash that followed, and why he's now being embraced by a whole new generation of musicians. Actor Nicole Power talks about her Kim's Convenience spin-off Strays, which centres around her character, Shannon Ross, as she takes on an exciting new career at an animal shelter...


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[Full episode] Jonas Poher Rasmussen, Teri Hart and Radheyan Simonpillai, Bretten Hannam


Documentary filmmaker Jonas Poher Rasmussen talks about his award-winning new film Flee, which uses animation and archival footage to tell the true story of Amin Nawabi (a pseudonym), who fled Afghanistan as a boy. On a special TIFF edition of the Q screen panel, Teri Hart and Radheyan Simonpillai discuss the films making headlines and how the festival is adapting to the pandemic this year...


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[Full episode] Joshua Jackson, Heather Nicol, Catherine Hernandez


Actor Joshua Jackson talks about playing the villain on Dr. Death and shares what he thinks the new crime drama miniseries says about the American healthcare crisis. Artist Heather Nicol discusses her immersive visual and sound installation, September Song, inspired by her haunting first-hand experience of the Sept. 11 attacks...


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[Full episode] Sam Williams, Eponine Lee and Ravi Jain, Dan Richter


Singer-songwriter Sam Williams talks about his debut album, Glasshouse Children, and what it's like to come from a long line of country music royalty (his grandfather is Hank Williams and his father is Hank Williams Jr.). Director Ravi Jain and 14-year-old actor Eponine Lee discuss their work on the Stratford Festival's new adaptation of Romeo and Juliet, titled R+J, and the challenges of casting an age-appropriate actor in the lead role...


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[Full episode] Riz Ahmed, Dionne Warwick, Steve Cropper


Actor Riz Ahmed discusses the magical realism that runs through his latest film, Mogul Mowgli, and why he's taken up the cause of Muslim representation in Hollywood. Legendary singer Dionne Warwick talks about her incredible life, decades-spanning music career and new-found social media fame. Otis Redding's guitarist, close friend and collaborator Steve Cropper shares his memories of the late singer-songwriter and reflects on his musical legacy.


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[Full episode] Simu Liu, Alessia Cara, Michael K. Williams, Sean Penn


Actor Simu Liu talks about his life-changing role in Marvel's Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings and how he felt saying goodbye to Kim's Convenience. Grammy-winning singer-songwriter Alessia Cara shares a personal soundtrack to her life growing up in her hometown of Brampton, Ont. We revisit Tom Power's 2018 conversation with actor Michael K. Williams about his role as Omar Little on The Wire...


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[Full episode] Alanis Morissette, Jeremy Dutcher


Alanis Morissette discusses the 25th anniversary of her hit album Jagged Little Pill, plus her latest release, Such Pretty Forks in the Road. Jeremy Dutcher explains why making his debut album was as much about saving the Wolostoq language from extinction as it was about reimagining the songs of his ancestors.


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