Q with Tom Power

Q with Tom Power

CBC

Five days a week acclaimed interviewer Tom Power sits down with the artists, writers, actors and musicians who define pop culture. Whether he’s ribbing Adele, singing a boyband classic with Simu Liu, or dissecting faith with U2 frontman Bono – Tom brings the same curiosity, respect and meticulous preparation into every conversation. He also has a track record for interviewing artists on the precipice of stardom – like Lizzo and Billie Eilish — who appeared on Q well before hitting the mainstream. Hear your favourite artists as they truly are, every weekday with Tom Power.

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Six-time Grammy award winner Jacob Collier has worked with everyone from Stormzy to Brandi Carlile to Shawn Mendes. He joins Tom to talk about his new album, “Djesse Vol. 4,” the isolation of being a child prodigy, and why he thinks the human voice is the most profound instrument in the world. 


Plus, what’s your relationship like with holy texts? Canadian poet Emily Austin sat down and rewrote some parts of the bible that didn’t sit right with her as a queer woman. She tells Tom what inspired her, and reads a poem from her new collection of poetry, “Gay Girl Prayers.”

Previous episodes

  • 4611 - Jacob Collier is tired of making music on his own + Emily Austin reads from Gay Girl Prayers 
    Fri, 01 Mar 2024
  • 4610 - Kōji Yakusho: Finding happiness in simplicity, Perfect Days, and working with Wim Wenders 
    Thu, 29 Feb 2024
  • 4609 - Measha Brueggergosman-Lee on collaborating with Margaret Atwood to create Zombie Blizzard 
    Thu, 29 Feb 2024
  • 4608 - Karen Robinson: Law & Order Toronto, moving from Jamaica to rural Alberta, and naming her character after family 
    Wed, 28 Feb 2024
  • 4607 - Adrian Glynn: Why it's important to know your grandparents' story 
    Wed, 28 Feb 2024
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