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Infinity Hall Live: Melissa Etheridge, Tonight at 6:00 p.m. on KUAC TV

Infinity Hall Live: Melissa EtheridgeWith her trademark strength and honesty, and her wardrobe of guitars Etheridge creates 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 “Rock Me Baby” from her latest album, a tribute to Stax Records. Tune in tonight at 6:00 on KUAC TV on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.

ACL: Nine Inch Nails, Tonight at 7:00 p.m. on KUAC TV

ACL: Nine Inch NailsRock superstars Nine Inch Nails perform. The band plays tunes from its latest LP Hesitation Marks as well as its popular anthems. Tune in tonight at 7:00 on KUAC TV on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.

The Aviators: A Pilot Without Arms, Tonight at 8:30 p.m. on KUAC TV

The Aviators: A Pilot Without ArmsWe meet Jessica Cox, the world’s first armless licensed pilot who has spent her whole life proving that her disability hasn’t limited her. Tune in tonight at 8:30 on KUAC TV on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.

Secrets of Althorp – The Spencers, Sunday at 7:00 p.m. on KUAC TV

Secrets of Althorp – The SpencersAlthorp, childhood home and final resting place of Princess Diana, is currently the home of Diana’s brother, Charles, the 9th Earl Spencer. Nineteen generations of Spencers have presided over this grand estate for more than 500 years. The Spencer dynasty has produced politicians, military heroes, dukes and duchesses and will one day furnish Britain with a king: Diana’s son, Prince William. Tune in Sunday night at 7 on KUAC TV on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.

Christmastime in New Orleans, Sunday at 9:30 p.m. on KUAC TV

Christmastime in New OrleansChristmastime in New Orleans is a festive holiday special showcasing the music, sights and internationally acclaimed cuisine of New Orleans. Taped in part at the historic Saenger Theatre in downtown New Orleans, the special spotlights a concert celebrating the city’s vast and unique musical influences. Vibraphonist/percussionist Jason Marsalis and The NOLA Players perform a variety of holiday classics. Tune in Sunday night at 9:30 on KUAC TV on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.

KUAC Holiday Poster

KUAC Holiday PosterIf you’re looking for a memorable gift this holiday season, look no further than the limited edition poster of Sydney Laurence’s “Mt. McKinley from Peters Creek, Alaska,” (via the collection of Rex Fisher). The stunning image is portrayed with grandeur in a 20” x 16” archival poster.

Only 200 of these posters were made, and some are still available for KUAC supporters at the level of $275 or more. To make a gift of support please visit KUAC’s Give Now page.

Two ways to support KUAC while shopping for the holidays

Two ways to support KUAC while shopping for the holidaysWhen KUAC supporters shop at Fred Meyer or Amazon, they can easily send a little cash to help the pubic programming they love so much. Sign up at AmazonSmile to have a little extra bonus sent to KUAC Friends Group. For Freddy’s shoppers, sign into your Fred Meyer account and under Community Rewards, select KUAC. Thank you!

Alaska Economics Report to Air Weekdays at Noon on KUAC FM

KUAC is pleased to announce that it is teaming up with APRN to bring Interior Alaska a program focusing on the economic forces at work in our state. Tune in weekdays at noon for the Alaska Economics Report to keep abreast of current and future economic trends and business events affecting Alaska’s economy on KUAC FM, KUAC HD, KUAC online and KUAC TV 9.5.