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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Father John Misty/The Black Angels (#4307H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG

Enjoy an hour of unconventional rock with Father John Misty and the Black Angels. Singer/songwriter Father John Misty showcases the lush sarcasm of his recent album Pure Comedy. Psych rockers the Black Angels highlight the dark grunge of Death Song.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, Apr 29, 2019 -- 12:00am Remind me

Sam Smith/Anderson East (#4403H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG

Relish an hour of blue-eyed soul. U.K. native Sam Smith sings mega-hits and tunes from his sophomore album "The Thrill of It All." Alabama soul/R&B singer Anderson East romps through songs from his acclaimed LP "Encore."

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, May 6, 2019 -- 12:00am Remind me

John Prine (#4402H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG

Savor an hour-long set with songwriting legend John Prine. The veteran musician performs songs from his critically acclaimed recent album "The Tree of Forgiveness," as well as gems from his catalog.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, May 13, 2019 -- 12:00am Remind me

St. Vincent (#4401H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG

Enjoy a visually and sonically stunning hour with Grammy-winning art-rock performer St. Vincent. The groundbreaking singer-songwriter-guitarist and her band perform songs from her acclaimed LP "Masseducation."

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, May 20, 2019 -- 12:00am Remind me

Lcd Soundsystem (#4311H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG

Relish the ACL debut of alternative rock icon LCD Soundsystem. The recently revived band spotlights hits and songs from its comeback album American Dream.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Mon, May 27, 2019 -- 12:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • KQED Transmitter will be off (03/06/2019)

      KQED transmitter will off on March 6th at  3-6 at 3am-6am.  This will disrupt over-the-air reception and DirectTV viewers. Comcast and Monterey reception will not be impacted.

    • KQED FM on Comcast services

      KQED FM and other radio channels were recently dropped from Comcast’s local cable offerings. Affected users can still listen to KQED at 88.5 FM on their radios, or listen to the live stream at kqed.org/listenlive or by downloading the KQED app, or on smart speakers.

    • KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

      Engineers at Sutro Tower in San Francisco will be doing their annual maintenance work 9am-4pm Mon 8/20 through Fri 8/24.  All stations transmitting from Sutro Tower will be dropping to half-power each day, and perhaps moving from main antennas at the top of the tower to auxiliary antennas at the “waist” (middle) of the tower … Continue reading KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

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

Channel 54.4, 25.4, and 9.4
XFINITY 192 (Monterey/Salinas 372 and Sacramento/Fairfield 391)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.3 and 25.3
XFINITY 190 Monterey/Salinas 371 and Sacramento/Fairfield 390)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Thought-provoking television — public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.