Mar 6, 2015 | 23:31Q St. Vincent returns to Studio Q Video
Q St. Vincent returns to Studio Q Mar 6, 2015 | 23:31When last we saw Annie Clark three years ago, she was on the cusp of stardom, she returns to the cozy confines of Studio Q to talk to guest host Talia Schlanger about her success and what's driven her artistry.
Feb 11, 2015 | 16:47Q Christine Goerke in Studio Q Video
Q Christine Goerke in Studio Q Feb 11, 2015 | 16:47International opera star Christine Goerke joins guest host Shad to talk about her modest upbringing on Long Island, how she overcame a devastating vocal crisis and why she plugs her ears when she hears recordings of herself.
Feb 4, 2015 | 4:28Q Alan Doyle on Séan McCann Video
Q Alan Doyle on Séan McCann Feb 4, 2015 | 4:28Alan Doyle talks to guest host Shad about his Great Big Sea bandmate Séan McCann's revelations about physical abuse and alcoholism, and about his own relationship with alcohol as a travelling musician.
Feb 3, 2015 | 15:26Q Organik heralds King of the Dot in Studio Q Video
Q Organik heralds King of the Dot in Studio Q Feb 3, 2015 | 15:26Toronto-based battle rap league King of the Dot started in a back alley by the Eaton Centre -- but these days it attracts performers from places as far flung as Australia, Sweden, the U.K., and the Philippines. Travis Fleetwood a.k.a Organik -- co-founder, owner, and host of King of the Dot -- joins guest host Shad to talk about how the league grew into one of the biggest in the world.
Jan 2, 2015 | 9:31Q Buck 65 brings "Neverlove" to Studio Q Video
Q Buck 65 brings "Neverlove" to Studio Q Jan 2, 2015 | 9:31Talented musician, wordsmith and broadcaster Rich Terfry, a.k.a. Buck 65, sits down with guest host Wab Kinew to discuss the raw roots of his "divorce record". In it, Buck 65 brings the listener through the most painful year of his life. The album takes a hard look at tough themes, but is ultimately a rewarding listen.
Jan 1, 2015 | 2:41Q Bahamas - A Q Profile Video
Q Bahamas - A Q Profile Jan 1, 2015 | 2:41In honour of Bahamas' "Bahamas is Afie" being crowned #1 of Q's Top 20 Albums of 2014, we are proud to present a Q profile featuring Afie Jurvanen pondering over his approach to songwriting set to the song "Bitter Memories".
Dec 26, 2014 | 9:51Q Lowell brings "We Loved Her Dearly" to Studio Q Video
Q Lowell brings "We Loved Her Dearly" to Studio Q Dec 26, 2014 | 9:51Electro singer/songwriter Lowell drops by Studio Q to chat with guest host Tom Power. Born in Calgary, she now splits her time between Toronto and Europe, where her music first made a splash. She chats with Tom about how she embraces collaboration, and why social activism has such a strong presence in her songwriting.
Nov 26, 2014 | 38:16Q Ryan Adams talks "Ryan Adams" in Studio Q Video
Q Ryan Adams talks "Ryan Adams" in Studio Q Nov 26, 2014 | 38:16Ryan Adams is famously prolific -- releasing, on average, an album a year alongside a bevy of EPs and live recordings. His latest effort is already a critical hit, but it's special for several other reasons. Not only is it the first album he's released after an unusual three-year pause, but it's also the follow to a different collection he recorded but ultimately shelved. It makes sense that the new record is self-titled: he recorded it on his own, in his new home studio, without the input of an outside producer.