Thursday, May 25, 2017: Tracy Chevalier, Scott Helman and more

Today on q: author Tracy Chevalier, hip-hop production company Organized Noize, new wave band Dreamcar, little known Star Wars facts and musician Scott Helman.
Today on q: author Tracy Chevalier, hip-hop production company Organized Noize, new wave band Dreamcar, little known Star Wars facts and musician Scott Helman. (Melody Lau/CBC, Trevor Kane, Dreamcar/Facebook, Getty Images, Cathy Irving/CBC)
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Today on q, hosted by Tom Power: (1) Tracy Chevalier on recasting Shakespeare's Othello in her new book; (2) hit-makers Organized Noize talk about the sound of Atlanta; (3) No Doubt and AFI members join forces to form Dreamcar; (4) Star Wars 40th anniversary: facts you may not know; (5) Scott Helman opens up on his songwriting process; (6) Spoon, Current Swell and more: music from today's episode.