Upcoming Broadcasts:

Train (#506H) Duration: 55:16 STEREO TVPG

The Grammy Award-winning rock band, led by Pat Monahan, performs their Billboard Top 5 album California 37 from front to back. Highlights include the certified platinum and Top 10 single "Drive By" and the certified Gold single "50 Ways to Say Goodbye." The band also performs their seminal hit "Hey, Soul Sister," one of the biggest-selling singles by a rock band since 2003. Recorded at The Iridium in New York City.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Aug 2, 2015 -- 1:00am

The Rides (#507H) Duration: 55:16 STEREO TVPG

Made up of two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Stephen Stills (Crosby, Stills & Nash), five-time Grammy-nominated singer, guitarist and songwriter Kenny Wayne Shepherd and famed Chicago rock/blues keyboardist Barry Goldberg (Electric Flag), The Rides performs songs from their Top 40 debut album Can't Get Enough. Recorded at The Iridium in New York City.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 5, 2015 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Sep 6, 2015 -- 1:00am Remind me

Trey Anastasio Band (#508H) Duration: 55:17 SRND51 TVPG

Best known for his Grammy-nominated, genre-busting band Phish, Trey Anastasio's career has expanded to include everything from orchestral evenings with the Los Angeles Philharmonic to a Tony Award (Hands on a Hardbody). Anastasio debuts songs from his highly anticipated solo album, Paper Wheelswith his septet in this intimate performance at Brooklyn Bowl.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 12, 2015 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Sep 13, 2015 -- 1:00am Remind me

For King & Country (#509H) Duration: 55:16 SRND51 TVPG

The 2015 two-time Grammy Award-winning pop-rock duo takes the stage at the McKittrick Hotel to perform songs from their sophomore album Run Wild. Live Free. Love Strong, including their current hit single "Fix My Eyes" and fan favorites from their 2012 debut album Crave.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 19, 2015 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Sep 20, 2015 -- 1:00am Remind me

Warren Haynes (#510H) Duration: 55:01 SRND51 TVPG

The Grammy Award-winning guitarist and vocalist, named in Rolling Stone's "100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time," performs career hits "Soulshine" and "Forevermore" from his days with Gov't Mule and the Allman Brothers Band. Haynes is joined by legendary roots band Railroad Earth recorded at the McKittrick Hotel in New York.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Sep 26, 2015 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Sep 27, 2015 -- 1:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

    TV Technical Issues
    • Comcast/Xfinity Ch10 audio, Monday 7/20 evening

      UPDATE: Comcast was able to resolve their technical glitch apx 10:45pm * * * * * We are aware that at least during the early part of the evening of Monday 7/20, the audio is out of sync on Comcast/Xfinity channel 10, their basic cable service. This problem still exists as of 8:10pm. We have […]

    • KQED DT9s OTA: very brief outages Thurs 6/11/15

      (DT9.1, 9.2 and 9.3) There will be 3 very brief outages (apx. 10 seconds each) of KQED’s Over The Air (OTA) DT9 signal Thurs 6/15, between 10am and 3pm. This is to accommodate preventative maintenance and inspections at Sutro Tower. Most TVs will recover easily each time the signal is restored, but a few viewers […]

    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Friday 3/13

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform more maintenance work overnight, requiring other TV stations to shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Thurs/early Friday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 6am Friday morning. Many receivers will be able to […]

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

KQED DTV Channels



Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave 9 and HD 164
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code

All HD programs



Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave 10
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: IF this channel provided to customer, channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH



Channel 54.3
Wave 157

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3
Wave 156

History, world events, news, science, nature



Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

24-hour national Spanish-language network



Channel 54.4
Wave 155

Quality children's programming parents love too