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Friday, October 12, 2018: Yazz Ahmed, Dalmar Abuzeid and remembering Lou Reed

Friday, October 12, 2018: Yazz Ahmed, Dalmar Abuzeid and remembering Lou Reed

Kanye West vs. Taylor Swift: can pop stars influence politics?

Our q This panel look at the diverging career paths of Taylor Swift and Kanye West.

'We never saw them. We're seeing them now': Dalmar Abuzeid on being Avonlea's first Black resident

"You want to be historically accurate? This is being historically accurate."

A guide to the music of Lou Reed

Lou Reed,the legendary founder and frontman of the Velvet Underground, died five years ago this month.

Ahead of her Canadian debut, Yazz Ahmed on blending jazz and Arabic music

Yazz Ahmed has been called the "High priestess of psychedelic Arabic jazz."

Why Leon Bridges found a new sound for his latest record

​Leon Bridges breaks away from the retro label that he's been boxed into, on his new album.

Chef Matty Matheson's new cook book shows his fans a different side

Matty Matheson shares the stories behind some of his favourite recipes from his new cookbook.

Thursday, October 11, 2018: Matty Matheson, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Leon Bridges and more

Today on q: chef and television personality Matty Matheson, actor Maggie Gyllenhaal, and musician Leon Bridges.

Maggie Gyllenhaal on the consequences of 'starving a vibrant woman's mind'

Maggie Gyllenhaal sat down with Tom Power to talk about her new film The Kindergarten Teacher, about a woman who becomes obsessed with one of her students who she believes is a prodigy.
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Music icons Rihanna, Taylor Swift, John Legend, Janelle Monae, more urge fans to vote

Some of the world’s biggest artists are pushing to get voters to register ahead of the upcoming U.S. midterms
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Listen to Jack White's very rare, and very funny, cover of Blondie's 'One Way or Another'

Recorded on an old cassette tape, the 1997 cover is thought to be one of the earliest White releases.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018: Sally Field, Catherine MacLellan and more

Today on q: actor Sally Field, book columnist Jael Richardson, an oral history of I'm An Adult Now, musician Catherine MacLellan.

Catherine MacLellan revisits her father's history with depression in a new documentary

Catherine MacLellan, daughter of Gene MacLellan, dropped by q to perform and talk about her documentary The Song and the Sorrow.
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Lady Gaga pens suicide op-ed on World Mental Health day

"At present, every nation in the world is a ‘developing’ country when it comes to mental health."

Sally Field has had a long career telling other people's stories, but now she's ready to share her own

Actor Sally Field forgives her mother in harrowing memoir of childhood trauma, In Pieces.

Moe Berg's oral history of I'm an Adult Now

The Pursuit of Happiness founder Moe Berg looks back on their song I'm an Adult Now 30 yeas later.

Jael Richardson's book pick: Pride by Ibi Zoboi

q book columnist Jael Richardson stops by q every few weeks with a new book recommendation.

Tuesday, October 9, 2018: Steve Perry, Ellie Kemper, Narcy and more

Today on q: Steve Perry, actor Ellie Kemper, the origin story of celebrity chefs, and Narcy.

Ellie Kemper on perseverance, catharsis and keeping things squirrely

Ellie Kemper of Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt talks about her new memoir.

Steve Perry's long, hard journey back to music

Steve Perry on Traces, his first album in 24 years.

Narcy performs and talks about his upcoming album Spacetime

Narcy drops by q to perform and talk about his upcoming album.
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Meet Philip Harben, the original celebrity TV chef

We take a look at the origin story of celebrity chefs.

Monday, October 8, 2018: Sarah McLachlan, Lucinda Williams, Mavis Staples

Today on q: Sarah McLachlan, Lucinda Williams, Gateway to musicals with Justin Hurwitz, Mavis Staples.

Friday, October 5, 2018: Lukas Nelson, Richard Reed Parry and more

Today on q: Lukas Nelson of A Star is Born, q This music panel, Gateway to Beyonce's Crazy in Love, Richard Reed Parry

Conan O'Brien plays his band off stage for the final time

After 25 years, Jimmy Vivino and the Basic Cable band will be leaving the show for good.

Maggie Gyllenhaal on the consequences of 'starving a vibrant woman's mind'

Maggie Gyllenhaal sat down with Tom Power to talk about her new film The Kindergarten Teacher, about a woman who becomes obsessed with one of her students who she believes is a prodigy.