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2005: Summer

Issue released May 30, 2005

The Lisa Loeb zone

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The singer-songwriter talks about her latest album, 'The Way It Really Is,' relationships and food

The Return of Wild Strawberries

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Canada's best-kept rock-pop secret is back with a new album, 'Deformative Years'

Larysa Harapyn, star reporter

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Host brings glamour and sophistication to Star! The Entertainment Information Station

Life after I Mother Earth

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Lead singer Brian Byrne talks about his new solo career

Meet Cara Pifko

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The ‘This Is Wonderland’ star talks about life as a child actor, being mistaken for actress Jennifer Beals, and her obsession with video games
Premium Feature

Being Ben Mulroney

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In a candid Q & A session, Mulroney talks about fame, family and the new season of 'Canadian Idol'

Steven Page’s barenaked truths

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Page talks about making music, touring and the rigors of rock stardom
Industry

Inside the mind of Canadian radio’s most important executive

A one-on-one conversation with Susan Marjetti, CBC's executive director of Radio and Audio
Celebrity

Being Ben Mulroney

In a candid Q & A session, Mulroney talks about fame, family and the new season of 'Canadian Idol'
Television

It’s not easy being Wendy Mesley

The CBC journalist talks about her TV newsmagazine 'Undercurrents', being a homebody and, yes, we went there, her bad hair days
Music

Mae Moore’s real life

The Canadian singer-songwriter reflects on her 'Collected Works 1989-1999'
Comedy

Inside the Mind of Rick Mercer

We speak to the comedian and Canadian icon, in the midst of the second season of his news satire show, 'Monday Report'
Journalism

One-on-one with Global National anchor Dawna Friesen

The Winnipeg-born journalist talks candidly about sexism, news bloopers, and the fine line between family and work
Books & Publishing

Meet Jann Arden, best-selling author

The prolific singer-songwriter talks music and chats up her latest collection of personal journals
Industry

Meet two people who invisibly influence the future of CBC

CBC union presidents Kam Rao and Jonathan Spence are presenting opinions from the public broadcaster's workers to decision makers
Television

Everybody Loves George Stroumboulopoulos

Now that his program is on the main CBC network, 'The Hour' and its host prepare for a new set of challenges
Comedy

Jessica Holmes makes a big return to CBC’s Air Farce

The comedienne dishes on impersonating Céline Dion & Sophie Grégoire Trudeau, opening for Seinfeld, Ellen and Oprah