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Feb. 19: Too Attached explain why they're celebrating anger in their latest album

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 2:17pm
Siblings Shamik Bilgi and Vivek Shraya of the electro-pop band Too Attached discuss their new record Angry.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 19: Tegan and Sara: 'Not a lot of bands make it to eight records'

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 2:11pm
The Canadian duo reflect on 20 years of being in a band together (and 36 years as twin sisters).
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 19: Hanson had no interest in fame 25 years ago and they're still not interested today

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 2:10pm
The trio of brothers are back with a greatest hits compilation called Middle of Everywhere. They join Tom Power in the studio to discuss their 25-year career.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 19: How The Big Sick got to the big screen

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 2:09pm
Husband-and-wife team Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon talk about bringing their critically acclaimed romantic comedy to the big screen.
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: Kumail Nanjiani and Emily Gordon, Hanson, Tegan and Sara, Shamik Bilgi and Vivek Shraya 19/02/2018

Mon, 02/19/2018 - 1:08pm
Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon talk about bringing their critically acclaimed romantic comedy The Big Sick to the big screen. The Hanson brothers discuss their 25-year career. Twin sisters Tegan and Sara reflect on 20 years of being in a band together. Shamik Bilgi and Vivek Shraya of Too Attached discuss their new album Angry.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 16: Toronto band Shy Kids on the idea of making it in America and their new album In A State

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 3:17pm
Matthew Hornick and Walter Woodman of Shy Kids talk about their new album and why heading to Hollywood wasn't all it was cracked up to be.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 16: Justin Bieber exhibit opens where Bieber Fever began: Stratford, Ontario

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 3:04pm
From old library cards to backstage passes, the new Justin Bieber exhibit sheds light on the pop superstar's early life.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 16: q This breaks down the Smashing Pumpkins reunion tour drama

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 3:01pm
Raina Douris and Odario Williams discuss the Smashing Pumpkins reunion and the whole concept of reunion tours in general.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 16: Black Panther actress Danai Gurira explains why the Marvel movie is 'getting it right'

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 2:59pm
Danai Gurira talks about the hype around Black Panther and why the film's value is more important than any records it might break at the box office.
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: Danai Gurira, Raina Douris and Odario Williams, Justin Bieber exhibit preview, Shy Kids 16/02/2018

Fri, 02/16/2018 - 2:40pm
Danai Gurira explains why Black Panther’s value is more important than any records it might break at the box office. Raina Douris and Odario Williams talk about the Smashing Pumpkins reunion tour. We preview the Justin Bieber exhibit in Stratford, Ont. Shy Kids talk about their new album and why making it in America isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 15: How a tumour in her throat helped spoken word poet Sabrina Benaim find her voice

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 2:29pm
Spoken word poetry was more than a coping mechanism for Sabrina Benaim — it was a platform to discuss her deepest insecurities, depression and anxiety.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 15: Comedian Pete Holmes on questioning his faith on season two of Crashing

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 2:29pm
Pete Holmes discusses his loosely autobiographical HBO series Crashing, about a comedian struggling to find a home in New York's fiercely competitive stand-up scene.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 15: Jeanne Beker explains why she's championing Mark Sakamoto's book Forgiveness for Canada Reads

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 2:28pm
Canada Reads panellist Jeanne Beker shares the personal reason why she chose to defend the book Forgiveness by Mark Sakamoto.
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: Pete Holmes, Jeanne Beker, Sabrina Benaim 15/02/2018

Thu, 02/15/2018 - 2:21pm
Comedian Pete Holmes talks about season two of HBO’s Crashing. Canada Reads panellist Jeanne Beker explains why she’s championing Mark Sakamoto’s book Forgiveness. Sabrina Benaim discusses how spoken word poetry helped her find her voice.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 14: Jael Richardson's book pick: The Wedding Date by Jasmine Guillory

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 3:28pm
q book contributor Jael Richardson gives us her recommendation of the week. Today, she'll discuss The Wedding Date by Jasmine Guillory.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 14: Top Hollywood stylist Karla Welch talks red carpet fashion

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 2:00pm
Karla Welch talks about what it takes to get her A-list celebrity clients, such as Justin Bieber and Lorde, ready for the red carpet during awards season.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 14: McMafia mastermind Misha Glenny on the real world mobsters that inspired the TV show

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 1:59pm
Misha Glenny knows what it's like to sit across from actual mobsters — he's spent most of his career interviewing them as an investigative journalist.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 14: Mosha Lundström Halbert breaks down the biggest runway stories from New York Fashion Week

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 1:59pm
New York Fashion Week is coming to an end. Our fashion contributor Mosha Lundström Halbert gives a round-up of the hottest stories.
Categories: Syndicated

Feb. 14: Comedian Pete Holmes shares his favourite Valentine's Day story

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 1:59pm
Pete Holmes recounts a Valentine's Day show that went horribly wrong, until a very special guest dropped in unexpectedly.
Categories: Syndicated

Full episode: Misha Glenny, Jael Richardson, Mosha Lundström Halbert, Karla Welch 14/02/2018

Wed, 02/14/2018 - 11:44am
Investigative journalist Misha Glenny talks about McMafia. Comedian Pete Holmes shares his favourite Valentine's Day story. Jael Richardson gives a book recommendation. Mosha Lundström Halbert breaks down the biggest runway stories from New York Fashion Week. Top Hollywood stylist Karla Welch talks red carpet fashion.
Categories: Syndicated