Friday, May 20, 2022: Nilüfer Yanya, Andrea Jin and more

Today on Q with guest host Talia Schlanger: musician Nilüfer Yanya, pop culture critic Drew Magary and comedian Andrea Jin.

Today on Q: Nilüfer Yanya, Drew Magary and Andrea Jin

Singer-songwriter Nilüfer Yanya, Vancouver comedian Andrea Jin. (Molly Daniel, Submitted by Andrea Jin)

Today on Q with guest host Talia Schlanger:

  • U.K. singer-songwriter Nilüfer Yanya is getting rave reviews for her album Painless. Now on tourYanya shares how she was discovered on Soundcloud and the ways she was inspired by the Turkish instruments her father played at home.

  • Pop culture critic Drew Magary rants about bad special effects in films and TV shows and looks at why massive production budgets aren't going into special effects.

  • Vancouver comedian Andrea Jin talks about her debut album Grandma's Girl — a funny exploration of coming-of-age in an immigrant family — which won the 2022 Juno Award for Comedy Album of the Year.

WATCH | Music video for anotherlife by Nilüfer Yanya