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Wednesday, June 22, 2022: Chris Blackwell, Sierra Teller Ornelas and more

Today on Q with Tom Power: Island Records founder Chris Blackwell, Rutherford Falls co-creator Sierra Teller Ornelas, chef and restaurateur Marcus Samuelsson.

Today on Q: Chris Blackwell, Sierra Teller Ornelas, Marcus Samuelsson

Island Records founder Chris Blackwell, Rutherford Falls co-creator Sierra Teller Ornelas, chef and restaurateur Marcus Samuelsson. (Greg Williams Photography, Reginald Cunningham, Getty Images for NYCWFF)

Today on Q with Tom Power:

  • Island Records founder Chris Blackwell talks about his new memoir, The Islander, in which he shares the stories behind signing some of music's most legendary bands and artists, including U2, Grace Jones, Cat Stevens and Bob Marley.

  • Rutherford Falls co-creator Sierra Teller Ornelas tells us how the comedy series uses humour to unlock tough conversations about colonialism.

  • Chef and restaurateur Marcus Samuelsson discusses his cookbook, The Rise, which celebrates the richness of Black food cultures and examines how Black people have been written out of food history.

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