Friday, October 8, 2010 | Categories: Q Weekly Update
MONDAY Arcade Fire
TUESDAY Ken Dryden
WEDNESDAY Hayley Wickenheiser
THURSDAY Steve Martin
FRIDAY Eric McCormack
Monday: Best of Q Thanksgiving Show: London, Ontario-based author Emma Donoghue on her Booker Prize-nominated novel, Room. One of the year's biggest bands, Arcade Fire, talk to Jian from Montreal about their album, The Suburbs.
Tuesday: We take a look at Blog Del Narco, an independent site documenting Mexico's drug wars. MP, writer, and hockey hero Ken Dryden on his new book, Becoming Canada. Author Lisa Birnbach on her sequel to The Official Preppy Handbook, True Prep.
Wednesday: Scottish comedian and raconteur Billy Connelly. Hockey star Hayley Wickenheiser on her new book Gold Medal Diary, about the Canadian women's hockey team victory at the Vancouver Olympics.
Thursday: Comedian, actor and writer Steve Martin talks about his parallel career as a serious banjo player. Mentalist, The Amazing Kreskin.
Friday: Toronto-born actor Eric McCormack (of Will & Grace fame) talks about getting his star on the Canada's Walk of Fame. FRIDAY LIVE musical guest Steven Page talks about and performs from his new solo album, Page One.
Audio is available the day following the broadcast.