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Kendrick Lamar (#4108H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG-L

Experience an hour of contemporary hip-hop from Grammy-nominated superstar Kendrick Lamar. The Compton rapper plays songs from his acclaimed LP, To Pimp a Butterfly, alongside his hits.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Jan 21, 2017 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Jan 22, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me

Margo Price/Hayes Carll (#4210H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG

Welcome up-and-coming country singers Margo Price and Hayes Carll to ACL. Price supports her debut album Midwest Farmer's Daughter, while Carll sings songs from his album Lovers and Leavers.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jan 23, 2017 -- 12:00am Remind me

Ryan Adams/Shakey Graves (#4109H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG

Enjoy intimate performances from singer/songwriters Ryan Adams and Shakey Graves. Adams performs a special acoustic set of hits and deep cuts. Graves showcases his latest effort, And the War Came.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Jan 28, 2017 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Jan 29, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me

Band of Horses/Parker Millsap (#4211H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG

Enjoy modern roots rock with Band of Horses and Parker Millsap. BOH play tunes from their album Why Are You OK, as Millsap supports The Very Last Day.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Jan 30, 2017 -- 12:00am Remind me

Angelique Kidjo (#4110H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG

Revel in the high-energy performance of African singer/songwriter Angelique Kidjo. The Grammy-winning Benin native and her four-piece band raise the roof with songs from her recent LP, Eve.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Feb 4, 2017 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Feb 5, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me

Cece Winans/St. Paul & The Broken Bones (#4212H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG

Thrill to an hour of soul and gospel. Grammy-winning legend CeCe Winans sings new songs and classics from her catalog, while breakout sensations St. Paul & the Broken Bones support their acclaimed album Sea of Noise.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Feb 6, 2017 -- 12:00am Remind me

Sleater-Kinney/Heartless Bastard (#4111H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG

Relish the best in smart indie rock with Sleater-Kinney and Heartless Bastards. Seattle veterans Sleater-Kinney rock tracks from their acclaimed LP No Cities to Love. Austin rockers Heartless Bastards showcase their latest LP, Restless Ones.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Feb 11, 2017 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Feb 12, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me

Foals/Alejandro Escovedo (#4213H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG

Revel in an hour of modern rock with UK superstars Foals and Texas legend Escovedo. Foals play tunes from the album What Went Down, while Texas bard Escovedo showcases Burn Something Beautiful, joined by R.E.M.'s Peter Buck and alt-rock luminaries.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Feb 13, 2017 -- 12:00am Remind me

Leon Bridges/Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats (#4112H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG-L

Savor the old-fashioned soul of Leon Bridges and Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats. Fort Worth native Bridges channels an earlier era with songs from his debut LP Coming Home. Denver shouter/songwriter Rateliff centers on the self-titled debut with his band the Night Sweats.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Feb 18, 2017 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Feb 19, 2017 -- 2:00am Remind me

Tedeschi Trucks Band (#4113H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG

The Grammy Award-winning group featuring Susan Tedeschi, Derek Trucks and an ensemble of musicians showcases their latest record, Let Me Get By.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Feb 25, 2017 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Feb 26, 2017 -- 2:00am 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.