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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Dave Rawlings Machine (#601H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Savor the UNDERGROUND debut of a group that personifies "Americana": Guitarist-singer-songwriter Rawlings with Gillian Welch, Punch Brothers bassist Paul Kowert, violinist Brittany Haas and former Old Crow Medicine Show guitarist Willie Watson.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Jan 28, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Jan 29, 2017 -- 1:00am Remind me

The Suffers (#602H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Welcome these relative newcomers, a 10-piece band fresh out of Houston and fronted by the massive-voiced singer Kam Franklin and influenced by classic rock 'n' roll, country, Latin and southern hip-hop as much as Stax/Volt or Muscle Shoals era.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Jan 28, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Jan 29, 2017 -- 1:30am Remind me

Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen (#603H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Join monster mandolinist (and chef) Frank Solivan and his band, Dirty Kitchen, whose sturdy matrix of bluegrass veined with jazz, blues, country and jam band delivers on their main rule: "No filler."

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Feb 4, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Feb 5, 2017 -- 1:00am Remind me

Hurray for the Riff Raff (#604H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Hurray for the Riff Raff - with Alynda Lee Segarra, who hopped freight trains across America before settling in sultry New Orleans - promises to turn the Volcano Room into the French Quarter with a high-energy, funky, folky N'Awlins groove.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Feb 4, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Feb 5, 2017 -- 1:30am Remind me

Mac McAnally (#605H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Enjoy a set by this Mississippi-raised musical force of nature-a Grammy winner, eight-time CMA Musician of the Year, soulful singer, hit songwriter and Muscle Shoals session musician who boasts a following of fans devoted to the art of the song.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Feb 11, 2017 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Feb 12, 2017 -- 1:00am Remind me

Jj Grey & Mofro (#606H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVG

Described as a mash-up of jam band, blues, funk, soul and Southern rock, the songs of JJ Grey, the "North Florida sage and soul-bent swamp rocker," reflect the area around Jacksonville, where he was raised.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Feb 11, 2017 -- 7:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Feb 12, 2017 -- 1:30am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • KQED TV All Channels: Planned outage late Fri/early Sat 1/14 midnight-2am

      All KQED television channels will be off the air late Friday/early Saturday 1/14 beginning at midnight for approximately two hours to perform maintenance and upgrades to our electrical system. These improvements will help KQED maintain and continue our broadcast service to the community. We will return to our regularly scheduled programs as soon as work […]

    • Wed 12/28: KQET DT25 Over the Air signal restored

      UPDATE: signal was restored apx 6pm (DT25.1 through 25.3) We are aware that our transmitter servicing the Watsonville/Monterey/Salinas area, KQET, is off the air. Engineers are on their way from San Francisco to check it out. Estimated time for repairs not yet known.

    • Planned KQET (DT25) outage: early Sun 12/18 apx 1am

      (DT25.1 through 25.3) Due to maintenance and software update work being done by one of the paid signal providers, KQET-25 will need to go off the air for apx 15-30 minutes at apx 1am.

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code.
Outstanding PBS programming, KQED original productions, and more.

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

(starts Jan 16, 2017)
Channel
54.4, 25.3
XFINITY 192
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of arts, food, gardening, how-to, and travel.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.5
XFINITY 190
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Best of non-fiction programs including public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.