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Soundstage Previous Broadcasts

Jon Secada (Episode #1902H)

KQED Plus: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 -- 11:00 PM

Paul Rodgers formed Bad Company in 1973, creating a unique sound that combined elements of rock, blues, and even a touch of country. Their much buzzed-about 2016 reunion tour makes a stop at Grainger Studio to perform smash hits like "Can't Get Enough," "Bad Company" and "Rock 'N' Roll Fantasy" for an audience of devoted fans who turned their music into classics.

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  • KQED Plus: Mon, Feb 27, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

GeorgeFest (Episode #1802H)

KQED Life: Sat, Feb 25, 2017 -- 11:00 PM

The Cabin Down Below hosted a special evening at The Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles celebrating the music of George Harrison. Featuring an eclectic mix of guest artists paying tribute to the late Beatle, such as Brian Wilson, Norah Jones, Dhani Harrison, Ann Wilson of Heart, Ben Harper, Wayne Coyne and Steven Drozd of The Flaming Lips, Brian Bell of Weezer, as well as many more surprise guests, this remarkable episode will honor George's legacy in a beautiful way.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

Toby Keith (Episode #1801H)

KQED Life: Sat, Feb 18, 2017 -- 11:00 PM

Cowboy hats and boots are everywhere when the Soundstage studio goes country. Award-winning superstar Toby Keith brings the house down when he and his band perform their popular hits, as well as selections from Keith's latest album, 35 MPH Town.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Feb 19, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

Bad Company (Episode #1901H)

KQED Plus: Sun, Feb 12, 2017 -- 11:00 PM

Inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2006, Blondie is still putting out new music and rocking out for fans everywhere! Debbie Harry and her band bring their eclectic mix of pop, rock and punk sounds to Soundstage, performing hits such as "The Tide is High," "One Way or Another," and "Heart of Glass" in an electrifying concert audiences are sure to love!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Feb 13, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

Old Dominion (Episode #1904H)

KQED Life: Sat, Feb 11, 2017 -- 11:00 PM

Grammy-winning recording artist Kenny Loggins takes to Soundstage to perform many of his iconic hits, including "Footloose," "Forever," and "Danger Zone," among many others. As he welcomes special guests and collaborators Jim Messina, David Foster, Thundercat, and Six Appeal to Grainger Studio, Kenny shares personal stories and the unforgettable music that helped cement Kenny as a superstar for the ages!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Feb 12, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

Regina Spektor (Episode #1805H)

KQED Plus: Sun, Feb 5, 2017 -- 11:00 PM

Regina Spektor makes her Soundstage debut with this performance taped this summer in Chicago.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Mon, Feb 6, 2017 -- 5:00 AM

Jason Isbell (Episode #1803H)

KQED Life: Sat, Feb 4, 2017 -- 11:00 PM

Jason Isbell's album, Something More Than Free, was named Billboard's #1 Country album of 2015, ahead of country heavyweights like Carrie Underwood and George Strait, proving he is no up-and-comer, he is here to stay! Bringing that spirit to Soundstage, the Alabama native showcases his unmatched talent and proves he is taking the music industry by storm!

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Feb 5, 2017 -- 5:00 AM
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