Station News & Events

3:24pm

Fri February 27, 2015
Station News & Events

Andy Kim Premieres New version of "Rock Me Gently" on Q for 2-28

For decades, Andy Kim -- the songwriter behind massive hits like The Archie's Sugar Sugar -- has been largely absent from the music scene. Now the hit-making master is back with a new record, It's Decided.

3:21pm

Fri February 27, 2015
Station News & Events

How Tony Gemignani Shocked the Pizza World on The World for 2-27

If you want to be the best, you’ve got to measure yourself against the best.

That’s why American pizza chef Tony Gemignani likes to compete. Otherwise, who’s going to tell you if your food’s up to scratch — or if you’re still getting better?

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4:00pm

Thu February 26, 2015
Station News & Events

Filmaker Kevin Smith on Q for Surprise Celebrity Guest for 2-26

The silence has been broken! Actor, filmmaker Kevin Smith takes the microphone for the second instalment of surprise celebrity guest host today.  Smith's extensive filmography includes irreverent comedies -- Mallrats, Clerks, Dogma, Chasing Amy, Jay and Silent Bob Strike Back -- but also darker films, like his 2014 horror flick set in the Canadian wilderness, Tusk. Today Smith steps into the ring with the Q sports panel, sheds light on filmmaking process, and talks teen drama with the co-creator of Degrassi.

3:59pm

Thu February 26, 2015
Station News & Events

Man Known as the 'Surfer Angel' Could be Brazil's Next Saint on The World for 2-26

For Guido Schäffer, surfing was a religious experience.

In 2009, Schäffer was a 34-year-old seminarian who spent his free time surfing the beaches of Rio. He’d grown up near Brazil’s Copacabana Beach and had been surfing since he was a child. And he was known for leading prayer circles with his friends before heading out to ride the waves.

But Schäffer's life was cut short on a sunny morning in May, 2009.

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4:07pm

Wed February 25, 2015
Station News & Events

Game Developer Brianna Wu Talks About Sexism in the Video Game Industry

Today's guest host is RACHEL GIESE.

-- Canadian director RICHIE MEHTA discusses the real-life inspiration behind his film "Siddarth," which tells the story of an abducted child in New Delhi.

-- Game developer and outspoken "Gamergate" critic BRIANNA WU talks about her rocky experience calling out sexism in the video game industry, and dealing with harassment as a result of that activism.

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