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'It's a matter of survival': Arkells on why even in the face of cynicism, they remain optimistic

Canadian band Arkells perform and talk about their new album Rally Cry.

Assassin's Creed Odyssey: Meet the actors in the video game

Assassin's Creed actors Michael Antonakos and Melissanthi Mahut talk about what it's like to perform as a character in a video game.

Friday, October 19, 2018: Arkells, DJ Black Cat, Michael Antonakos and Melissanthi Mahut, and more

Today on q: Performance and interview with Arkells, DJ Black Cat on the Toronto ballroom community, actors Michael Antonakos and Melissanthi Mahut, and more.

How will cannabis legalization in Canada affect touring musicians?

Angeline Tetteh-Wayoe and Lisa Christiansen of the q This music panel convene to talk about turning music into experiences and what cannabis legalization means for touring musicians.

DJ Blackcat drops a musical gateway to Toronto's ballroom scene

In the q gateway, DJ Blackcat gives us his guide to the music of Toronto's ballroom scene.
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Arkells - Hand Me Downs | LIVE

Arkells perform their song Hand Me Downs LIVE in the q studio.
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Arkells - Relentless | LIVE

Arkells perform their song Relentless LIVE in the q studio.
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Arkells - Show Me Don't Tell Me | LIVE

Watch Arkells perform Show Me Don't Tell Me LIVE in the q music studio!

Thursday, October 18, 2018: Chilly Gonzales, Lisa Gabriele and more

Today on q: Chilly Gonzales performs and talks new record, Wu-Tang origin story, novelist Lisa Gabriele and more.

Lisa Gabriele on why she added a modern twist to a classic gothic novel with The Winters

Lisa Gabriele dropped by the q studio to talk about her new novel The Winters.

'I'm interested in what gives me goosebumps': Chilly Gonzales breaks down why the piano affects listeners

Chilly Gonzales dropped by the q studio to perform and talk about his new record Solo Piano III.

The Weather Station, Alan Doyle and more: music from today's episode

A list of music from today's episode.

Jael Richardson's book pick: Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng

Book contributor Jael Richardson shares her latest book obsession.
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Chilly Gonzales - Chico (LIVE)

Chilly Gonzales performs Chico LIVE in the q studio.
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Chilly Gonzales - Be Natural (LIVE)

Chilly Gonzales performs Be Natural LIVE in the q music studio.
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Chilly Gonzales - October 3rd (LIVE)

Chilly Gonzales performs October 3rd LIVE in the q music studio.

50 percent of new guitarists are women: new Fender study

Guitar has long been associated mostly with male rockers, but a new study shows that times have changed.

Dan Mangan on how fatherhood changed the way he recorded his new album, More or Less

Vancouver musician Dan Mangan dropped by the q studio for a live performance and to talk about his new record More or Less.

'Dying to yourself is really one of the great possibilities': Rupert Everett on starting over in film

Rupert Everett talks about his new film and lifelong relationship with Oscar Wilde

Wednesday, October 17, 2018: Troye Sivan, Margo Price and more

Today on q: Troye Sivan on his new record, a panel on cannabis legalization, Mike Grant of Musical Youth on Pass the Dutchie, Margo Price and more

Will cannabis legalization finally give stoner culture a much-needed makeover?

On the day that Canada legalizes recreational cannabis, a q panel convenes to reflect on the weed culture of past, and predictions for its post-legalization future.

Musical Youth's Mike Grant shares how the song Pass the Dutchie changed his life

In this q Oral History, Musical Youth's keyboard player Mike Grant shares the history of Pass the Dutchie, and explains how the song isn't actually about drugs at all.

'Everything and nothing at the same time': Troye Sivan on fame, sexuality and pushing pop forward

Troye Sivan dropped by the q studio to talk about his new album Bloom.
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How Troye Sivan is pushing pop forward

Troye Sivan sits down to talk about his new album and his new goal of "keeping people interested".

Watch the Tragically Hip join Choir! Choir! Choir! for a touching rendition of Grace, Too

To mark the anniversary of Gord Downie’s death, a few hundred people gathered with the Tragically Hips Rob Baker and Johnny Fay.