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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Emily Nussbaum: The Pulitzer-winning critic on the evolution of TV and the shows that changed her life

In her new collection of essays, I Like To Watch, Emily Nussbaum examines the evolution of TV and how notions of highbrow and lowbrow are changing.



Emily Nussbaum, Richard Reed Parry and more 25/06/2019 [Full episode]

Pulitzer-winning critic Emily Nussbaum discusses the evolution of TV and the shows that changed her life. Our books columnist Jael Richardson fills us in on a new book to check out: Bunny by Canadian novelist Mona Awad. Chali-Rosso Art Gallery director Oree Gianacopoulos talks about the impact of an art theft in downtown Vancouver concerning a $2.8 million bronze sculpture by Salvador Dali...



Richard Reed Parry: The musician draws from his family's folk music past on new solo album

Arcade Fire's Richard Reed Parry performs and talks about his new solo album, Quiet River of Dust.



Jackie Shane: The late soul singer in her own words: A rare interview with the pioneering musician

Soul singer Jackie Shane built a loyal audience on Toronto's Yonge Street strip in the '60s. She passed away Feb. 21 at the age of 78. In one of her final interviews, she agreed to speak with CBC's Elaine Banks.



Brent Butt: The actor and comedian on 15 years of Corner Gas and keeping his comedy Canadian

Brent Butt joins Tom Power to talk about Corner Gas Animated, which returns for its second season on Canada Day.



Brent Butt, Jackie Shane and more 24/06/2019 [Full episode]

Actor and comedian Brent Butt talks about 15 years of Corner Gas and keeping his comedy Canadian. The q screen panel discusses HBO's controversial new series Euphoria, Danny Boyle's Beatles-themed film Yesterday, and the return of everyone's favourite demonic doll, Chucky. The late soul singer Jackie Shane speaks with CBC's Elaine Banks after disappearing from the public eye for decades.



Beatrice Deer: The musician brings her unique blend of throat singing and indie-rock to the q studio

Beatrice Deer is a half-Inuk and half-Mohawk musician who took home the award for best folk album at the Indigenous Music Awards this year.



Polaris Prize long list offers snapshot of Canada's diverse music scene in 2019

The q This music panel discusses the Polaris Prize long list, which is stacked with recent q guests.



Beatrice Deer, Laakkuluk Williamson Bathory and more 21/06/2019 [Full episode]

The q This music panel talks about the 2019 Polaris Prize long list. Performance artist, mask dancer and director Laakkuluk Williamson Bathory discusses the need for a permanent performance space in Iqaluit. Hip-hop duo Snotty Nose Rez Kids share their q block party playlist for Kitamaat Village, B.C. Singer-songwriter Beatrice Deer brings her unique blend of throat singing and indie-rock to the q studio.



Lee Fields: The soul singer on returning to music after tragedy

Soul singer Lee Fields cut his first record 50 years ago, but there was a period of time when he stopped making music. Now he's ready to share why.