Q | Season 7 | Feb 18, 2014 | 2:59

Postcard from Sochi: The poignant world of Olympic pins

Jian explores the world of Olympic pin collectors, a colourful subculture that has exisited in symbiosis with the Olympic games for decades.

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Q Bill Kurtis brings his true crime tales to Studio Q Apr 13, 2015 | 28:57As a journalist and television news anchor, Bill Kurtis has covered a wide range of stories over his 40 year career — but the Peabody and Emmy Award-winner is best known for his genre-defining true crime programs on A&E, including "American Justice" and "Cold Case Files". He sat down for a feature chat in Studio Q
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Q Thomas Lennon - Patricia Rozema - Father John Misty Apr 12, 2015 | 45:13Odd Couple star, Thomas Lennon; Canadian director Patricia Rozema; a conversation with and performance by Father John Misty!
Q - The Ting Tings bring "Super Critical" to Studio QApr 10, 2015 | 17:04Q The Ting Tings bring "Super Critical" to Studio Q Video
Q The Ting Tings bring "Super Critical" to Studio Q Apr 10, 2015 | 17:04British pop duo the Ting Tings' Katie White and Jules De Martino sit down with guest host Candy Palmater to discuss going it alone by releasing "Super Critical" independently.
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Q The Ting Tings - "Wrong Club" (Stripped Down) Apr 10, 2015 | 4:16The Ting Tings perform a special non-electronic version of "Wrong Club" from their record "Super Critical".
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Q Benjamin Booker in Studio Q Apr 8, 2015 | 10:40New Orleans-based musician, Benjamin Booker sits down with Talia Schlanger and reflects on his quick rise, and explains how his record is rooted in trying and difficult times.
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Q Benjamin Booker - "Slow Coming" (Live) Apr 8, 2015 | 5:17Benjamin Booker spins a moody slow jam in Studio Q with this performance of "Slow Coming" from his debut self-titled record.
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Q Benjamin Booker - "Wicked Waters" (Live) Apr 8, 2015 | 3:41Benjamin Booker shakes the darkened corners of Studio Q with this performance of "Wicked Waters" from his debut self-titled record.
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Q Hayden - Hey Love (Live) Apr 7, 2015 | 3:56Toronto musician and songwriter Hayden performs the title track off his eighth full-length album "Hey Now".
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Q Hayden - Shelter (Live) Apr 7, 2015 | 6:04Toronto musician and songwriter Hayden performs "Shelter" off his eighth full-length album "Hey Now".
Q - Nigel Barker - Eric Peterson - Steve EarleApr 5, 2015 | 45:06Q Nigel Barker - Eric Peterson - Steve Earle VideoClosed Captions available
Q Nigel Barker - Eric Peterson - Steve Earle Apr 5, 2015 | 45:06Model & photographer Nigel Barker; Corner Gas' Eric Peterson; a conversation with and performance by Steve Earle!
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Q Arkells - "11:11" (Live) Apr 3, 2015 | 4:09Arkells stake out their space in Studio Q to perform "11:11" from their record "High Noon".
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Q Fred Williamson - William Gibson - Miranda July - Jenn Grant Apr 3, 2015 | 45:11Actor Fred "The Hammer" Williamson; "The Peripheral" author, William Gibson; actress Miranda July; Jenn Grant performs!
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