Station News & Events

12:30pm

Fri March 28, 2014
Station News & Events

Jian Inteviews Randy Bachman as Bachman-Turner Overdrive Enters Canadian Music HOF on Q-3-28-14

TODAY on "Q" 

-- Jian sits down with musician and CBC Radio host Randy Bachman, whose band Bachman-Turner Overdrive is this year's inductee into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame.

-- Jian talks to Winnipeg poet Katherena Vermette, who won the Governor General's Award for English-language Poetry for her collection "North End Love Songs". Plus, Tegan and Sara perform their song “Closer” from Heartthrob and sit down with Jian for a proper chat..

12:27pm

Fri March 28, 2014
Station News & Events

Danish Twins in Beer Sibling Rivalry on The World for 3-28-14

PRI's The World - with Host Marco Werman  

Denmark, sibling rivalry...and beer. Do we have your attention now?

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1:40pm

Thu March 27, 2014
Station News & Events

Steely Dan Co-founder Donald Fagen on Q for 3-27-14

TODAY on "Q" 

-- Jian talks to University of California neuroscientist James Fallon, who looked at brain scans from his own family history to learn more about the psychopathic brain...and found that he fit the objective criteria. He's written a book called "The Psychopath Inside: A Neuroscientist's Personal Journey into the Dark Side of the Brain," to understand how someone can have aspects of psychopathic behaviour, but without the darkest manifestations.

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1:38pm

Thu March 27, 2014
Station News & Events

From Hoops to Carrot Cake in Spain on The World for 3-27-14

PRI's The World - with Host Marco Werman  

Turning hoop dreams into carrot cake. In Spain. Stick with us -- we'll explain.

But first, President Obama continues his European tour with a stop in Italy to meet with Pope Francis. That's a whole lot of "hope and change" wrapped in one meeting. We'll take a look at the symbolism of these two world leaders coming together. We'll also hear how the Pope's election led one Argentine, who happens to be from Francis' home town, to rethink his stance on the Church.

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1:43pm

Wed March 26, 2014
Station News & Events

Q for 3-26 Features Sandra Martin, Author of "Deadline"

TODAY on "Q" 

-- We talk to SANDRA MARTIN, author of "Deadline" and obits editor of the Globe and Mail, on why the self-written obituary by Homeland actor James Rebhorn -- who plays Claire Danes' father -- has attracted so much attention online.

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