Speakeasy offers unique insights into the careers of some of the world’s most iconic musicians. The five-part series, produced by the creative team behind Front and Center, provides an artist the opportunity to discuss their illustrious career with an interviewer of their choosing — a journalist, creative partner, musician or friend. First up: Chic’s Nile Rodgers is interviewed by Valerie Simpson of Ashford and Simpson. Topics include his early days at Studio 54 – and his work with David Bowie, Madonna, Diana Ross and Daft Punk. Tune in tonight and every Thursday night at 7 through 9/3 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
The rural countryside of a fictional county in England provides the backdrop for this long-running crime series based on the novels of Caroline Graham. A lush visual style, quirky characters and ubiquitous red herrings recall classic public television British mysteries of the past. At the center of the Midsomer Murders investigations is Detective Chief Inspector Tom Barnaby, played by actor John Nettles (Bergerac), and Detective Sergeant Daniel “Dan” Scott (John Hopkins). Tune in Friday nights at 7 (with repeats on Saturdays at 9pm & Sundays at 4pm) on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
Stay tuned for a full recap with pictures of the antics, the vessels and prize winners!
INFINITY HALL LIVE celebrates the music and energy of groundbreaking American artists. The acoustically perfect Infinity Music Hall, a historic 130-year-old venue in Norfolk, Conn., provides an intimate setting for engaging, authentic and heartfelt performances by an eclectic group of musicians. Tune in this Saturday at 6 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
All your quality locally produced programming is in one block on Sunday evenings:
– 6 p.m. Postcards
– 7 p.m. Funk Roots
– 9 p.m. The Gospel Hour
– 10 p.m. Nightlight
Hearts of Space can be heard starting at midnight on KUAC FM.
Building energy efficient homes in Alaska presented by the Cold Climate Housing Research Center located in Fairbanks, Alaska. Tune in Thursday nights to learn about building in Alaska: crawl spaces, healthy walls, attics, vapor retarder, cathedral roofs, raised floors & home building in Atmautluak. Thursdays at 7 pm thru 7/30 on KUAC TV Channel 9.1, or GCI Channel 9 & GCI Channel 657 for HD.
Visit www.kuac.org/kuackids or look for the Kids tab at the top of kuac.org to learn about PBS Parents, PBS LearningMedia, PBS Kids/PBS Kids Go!, and the PBS Kids Super Vison app. While there, check out the new and fun way to support children’s programming on KUAC, the KUAC Kids Club! Questions? Call 474-1890.