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Joss Stone (#503H) Duration: 56:46 STEREO TVPG

The English singer/songwriter/actress beloved by fans for her free spirit as much as her lustrous vocal prowess takes the stage--barefoot, as usual--for an energetic performance inspired by her recent world tour. The Grammy winner's set list is as far-reaching as her vocal range, from the White Stripes' reworked "Fell in Love with a Boy" to 1970s soul smash "Super Duper Love (Are You Diggin' on Me)" and her own chart topper "Right to Be Wrong". Interview with Joss Stone.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 8, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 9, 2016 -- 5:00am Remind me

Covered (#507H) Duration: 58:00 STEREO TVPG

Infinity Hall Live guests from the first five seasons cover their favorite artists including Joan Osborne's take on Al Green, Wilson Phillips covering the Mamas and Papas' "California Dreamin'," Tommy Emmanuel's cover of guitar classic "Classical Gas", the Bacon Brothers' performing the Delbert McClinton classic "Givin' it Up for Your Love," Tedeschi Trucks Band's brilliant "Angel from Montgomery" and Jackie Greene's interpretation of the Grateful Dead's "Scarlet Begonias".

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 10, 2016 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Sep 11, 2016 -- 4:00am Remind me

Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds (#504H) Duration: 56:00 STEREO TVPG

Rock and soul are the pillars that support the seven-piece collective known as Sister Sparrow and The Dirty Birds. Horn-fueled infectious grooves combined with the driving force of lead singer and songwriter Arleigh Kincheloe, make SS&TDB a force to be reckoned with. The Infinity Hall Live audience matches the energy summoned by the band during this joyful and sometimes gritty set. From their pop-infused single "Sugar" to the bluesy "Catch Me If You Can", to a surprising nod to Paul Simon during the spirited "Prison Cells", The Dirty Birds provide a boundless wall of sound backing the swagger and vocal tenacity that pours out of Kincheloe, from beginning to end this can't miss-show proves why this band is on the rise. Includes interview with band leader Arleigh Kincheloe.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 15, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 16, 2016 -- 5:00am Remind me

Melissa Etheridge (#508H) Duration: 56:50 STEREO TVPG

That iconic voice and a wardrobe of guitars make for a riveting solo performance of greatest hits "Come to My Window," "I Want to Come Over," and "I'm the Only One," as well as songs from her latest album, This is M.E. The Grammy Award-winner shares personal stories about her remarkable journey through life and the inspiration behind some of her most beloved songs. Interview with Etheridge.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 17, 2016 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Sep 18, 2016 -- 4:00am Remind me

Great Performances Vol. 1 (#505H) Duration: 58:00 STEREO TVPG

Infinity Hall Live celebrates five seasons as a showcase for established and emerging artists with performances by Los Lonely Boys ("Don't Walk Away"), Tori Amos ("Hey Jupiter"), Brett Dennen, Rubblebucket ("Came Out of a Lady"), Deer Tick ("These Old Shoes"), Tedeschi Trucks Band ("Midnight in Harlem"), Joss Stone ("Super Duper Love"), Galactic ("Dollar Diva"), Dawes ("When My Time Comes"), and Ani DiFranco ("Shameless").

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Thu, Sep 22, 2016 -- 11:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Fri, Sep 23, 2016 -- 5:00am Remind me

Aimee Mann (#101H) Duration: 56:47 STEREO TVPG

Singer-songwriter Aimee Mann performs with bassist Paul Bryan, keyboardist Jamie Edwards, and drummer Sebastian Aymanns. Before launching into "High on Sunday 51" from her 2002 release Lost in Space, Mann welcomes the audience with her unique sense of humor. "Let me cheer you up with some songs of depression, heartache and dysfunction," she says. Mann's career stretches back to the 1980s when her new wave band, 'Til Tuesday, gained popularity on MTV with their hit song "Voices Carry." She released her first solo album, Whatever, in 1993, and has been going strong ever since. "For ten years I've had my own label and released my own records, so it's been very freeing to not have to worry about pleasing anybody else," says Mann. Mann's successes include Oscar, Grammy and Golden Globe nominations for the song "Save Me" from the film soundtrack for Magnolia. Mann performs a poignant version of "Save Me" along with another song from the film, "Wise Up". Her performance at Infinity Hall includes a variety of songs from past albums, as well as several new songs. This program captures Mann in the perfect atmosphere for her poetic lyrics and witty stage banter. The intimate performance of this accomplished artist is not to be missed.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 24, 2016 -- 10:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Sep 25, 2016 -- 4:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • Mon 8/01: DT9 Over the Air PSIP outage (apx 8:30am-2:30pm)

      RESOLVED: PSIP was restored at apx 2:30pm Monday. Our signal should be ID’g as 9-1, 9-2 & 9-3 again. – – – – – (DT9-1, 9-2 & 9-3) BACKGROUND: the PSIP information line in our Over the Air signal stopped again this morning. So while we were still transmitting programming on our three channels, they […]

    • Mon 6/27: DT9 PSIP issue for Over the Air viewers

      RESOLVED: PSIP was restored at apx 2:50pm Monday. Our signal should be ID’g as 9.1, 9.2 & 9.3 again. – – – – – (DT9.1, 9.2 & 9.3) Our Over the Air (OTA) signal for DT9 is still transmitting. However, we are aware that the PSIP information line in our OTA signal has stopped. Engineers […]

    • Mon 6/13: RESOLVED – KQED Plus (KQEH) Transmitter Off the Air (DT54.1 through 54.5)

      UPDATE: The signal was restored apx 5pm Monday. Most TVs will have recovered the signal on their own, but some viewers may need to do a rescan in order to re-acquire the signal. – – – – – – – – – – – – Our KQEH transmitter in the San Jose area has suffered […]

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

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KQED 9 / KQET

Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave 9 and HD 164
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KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQET

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave 10
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KQED Plus, formerly KTEH

KQED Life

KQED Life

Channel 54.3
XFINITY 189
Wave 157

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3
XFINITY 190
Wave 156

History, world events, news, science, nature

v-me

V-Me

Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

24-hour national Spanish-language network

KQED Kids

KQED Kids

Channel 54.4
XFINITY 192
Wave 155

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