Roy Orbison, The Police Certifiable, Doo-Wop, John Denver, Yanni and Celtic Woman Top Music Lineup Feb. 26-Mar. 4 on Channel 12
Release Date: 02/17/09
Author: M Simmons
DENVER – February 17, 2009 – A tribute to Roy Orbison, The Police Certifiable, Doo-Wop, John Denver, Celtic Woman and Yanni will provide music variety February 26 – March 4 on KBDI-Channel 12 (PBS).
Roy Orbison & Friends: A Black and White Night on Thursday, Feb. 26 at 7 p.m. will feature Bruce Springsteen, Bonnie Raitt, Jackson Browne and many other superstars who came together in Los Angeles to honor Orbison.
The Police Certifiable on Saturday, Feb. 28 at 9 p.m. features the Buenos Aires concert of Andy Summers, Stewart Copeland and Sting on their farewell tour.
Rock, Rhythm and Doo Wop will air Sunday, Mar. 1 at 9 p.m.
John Denver: A Song’s Best Friend will broadcast Monday, Mar. 2 at 7 p.m. and 9 p.m.
Celtic Woman: The Greatest Journey and Yanni Voices: Live from the Forum in Acapulco are slotted for Wednesday, Mar. 4 at 7 and 9 p.m., respectively.
A schedule of program repeats and other KBDI programs can be found at www.KBDI.org.
KBDI has set itself apart with carriage of an unparalleled amount of local public affairs programming. KBDI "community voice" programming engages viewers in community-based discussions of state, national and global issues. KBDI delivers three digital channels: its flagship KBDI broadcast station with a strong mix of local, national and international programming (DT-12.1); The Documentary Channel (DT-12.2), featuring the works of independent filmmakers; and MHz Worldview (DT-12.3), a channel providing diverse cultural perspectives for a globally minded audience.