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Tweedy (#4004H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG

Wilco spin-off Tweedy performs. Songwriter Jeff Tweedy is joined by his son Spencer and members of the band Lucius for songs from Sukierae.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 1, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Oct 2, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds (#4005H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG

Noir rock hits ACL with Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds. The Australian group's set ranges across their 30-year career, from their first album to their latest, Push the Sky Away.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 8, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Oct 9, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me

Los Lobos/Thao & The Get Down Stay Down (#4006H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG

Explore contemporary California rock with Los Lobos and Thao & The Get Down Stay Down. Veteran rockers Los Lobos perform a 40th anniversary career overview. Lively folk rockers Thao & The Get Down Stay Down play songs from their LP We the Common.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 15, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Oct 16, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me

Eric Church (#4007H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG

Roots music rocks on ACL with Eric Church and J. Roddy Walston & The Business. Country superstar Church performs tunes from his hit album The Outsiders. Rocker Walston and his band play songs from Essential Tremors and more.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 22, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Oct 23, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me

The Avett Brothers/Nickel Creek (#4008H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG

ACL showcases modern Americana with the Avett Brothers and Nickel Creek. The Avett Brothers perform tunes from their LP Magpie and the Dandelion, while Nickel Creek highlights their comeback album, A Dotted Line.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sat, Oct 29, 2016 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Oct 30, 2016 -- 2:00am Remind me

Iggy Pop (#4205H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG

A thrilling hour with rock & roll legend Iggy Pop. The Detroit native blasts through classics and cuts from his latest album, Post Pop Depression, accompanied by members of Queens of the Stone Age and Arctic Monkeys.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Oct 31, 2016 -- 12:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • early Mon 9/26: planned KQEH/DT54 Over the Air outage

      UPDATE: This morning’s maintenance took place at 8:36am, with the signal restored at 8:45am. (DT54-1 through DT54-5) At some point early Monday morning Sept 26th (before 9am), the KQEH transmitter will be turned off for about 10 minutes for maintenance. Because of the short duration, most TVs will automatically restore the signal once the transmitter […]

    • early Tues 9/13: KQEH DT54 (KQED Plus) planned overnight outage

      UPDATE: power was restored at 6:45am Tuesday. Most TVs will restore the channels automatically, but a few viewers may need to do a rescan. – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – (DT54-1 through 54-5) late Monday/early Tuesday 9/13 The DT54 Over the Air signal will be […]

    • 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 […]

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

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KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

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

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KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQET

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

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

Quality children's programming parents love too