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Latin Music USA Previous Broadcasts

Divas and Superstars (Episode #104)

KQED 9: Thu, Sep 29, 2011 -- 11:03 PM

Focuses on the Latin pop explosion of the turn of the century and the success of artists like Ricky Martin, Gloria Estefan and Shakira in the English-language market. As studios concentrate on star-driven pop, Latino youth gravitate toward urban fusions - Spanish rap and reggaeton, as well as rock en Espanol.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Fri, Sep 30, 2011 -- 10:02 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 30, 2011 -- 5:02 AM

The Chicano Wave (Episode #103)

KQED 9: Thu, Sep 22, 2011 -- 11:00 PM

Mexican-Americans in California, Texas, and across the Southwest create their own distinct musical voices during the second half of the 20th century. Their music would play an important role in the struggle for Chicano civil rights and ultimately propel them from the barrio to the national stage.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Sep 25, 2011 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 24, 2011 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 24, 2011 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Fri, Sep 23, 2011 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 23, 2011 -- 5:00 AM

The Salsa Revolution (Episode #102)

KQED 9: Thu, Sep 15, 2011 -- 11:01 PM

Puerto Ricans and other Latinos in New York reinvent the Cuban son and the Puerto Rican plena, adding elements from soul and jazz to create salsa, which becomes a defining rhythm for Latinos the world over.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Sep 18, 2011 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 17, 2011 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 17, 2011 -- 4:01 AM
  • KQED Life: Fri, Sep 16, 2011 -- 10:01 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 16, 2011 -- 5:01 AM

Bridges/The Salsa Revolution (Episode #101)

KQED 9: Thu, Sep 8, 2011 -- 11:00 PM

Traces the rise of Latin jazz and the explosion of the mambo and the cha cha cha as they sweep the US from East to West. Latin Music infiltrates R&B and rock and roll through the 1960s.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Sep 11, 2011 -- 5:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 10, 2011 -- 11:00 PM
  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 10, 2011 -- 4:00 AM
  • KQED Life: Fri, Sep 9, 2011 -- 10:00 PM
  • KQED 9: Fri, Sep 9, 2011 -- 5:00 AM
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    • KQED DT9s Over the Air: beginning Wed 7/09

      (DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3) The PSIP Info part of our Over the Air (OTA) signal for KQED DT9.1, 9.2, 9.3 dropped out of our overall signal early Wednesday 7/09. Once PSIP was restored most OTA receivers moved our signal back to the correct channel locations. However, for some viewers, it appears as if they have lost […]

    • KQED FM 88.1 translator off air Tues 6/03

      The Martinez translator for KQED-FM will be off the air all day Tuesday June 3rd. We are rebuilding the 25 year old site with all new antennas and cabling. This should only affect people listening on 88.1MHz in the Martinez/Benicia area.

    • KQET planned overnight outage: early Tues 5/13

      (DT25.1, 25.2, 25.3) KQET’s Over The Air (OTA) signal will shut down late May 12/early Tues 5/13 shortly after midnight to allow for extensive electrical maintenance work at the transmitter. Engineers will do their best to complete the work by 6am Tuesday morning. This will affect OTA viewers of the DT25 channels, and signal providers […]

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