HDNet will air several Best of 2005 specials as the year comes to a close.
Christmas night will bring Best of 2005 True Music, in which host Katie Daryl will look at bands including Bowling for Soup, Bob Schneider, John Hiatt, Dishwalla and Radiant. It airs Sunday, Dec. 25 at 8 p.m. (EST).
At 8:30 p.m., Best of 2005 HDNet Concerts features highlights from the HDNet Concert Series, including Papa Roach, Matchbox Twenty, Son Volt, The Isley Brothers, The Allman Brothers' Dickey Betts and the 50th anniversary of the Stratocaster from England.
Three-hour special Best of 2005 - A Momentous Year for the HDNet World Report will air Tuesday, Dec. 27 at 8 p.m.
And one-hour special Best of 2005 HDNet Sports -- airing Thursday, Dec. 29 at 7:30 p.m. -- features host Kandace Krueger looking back at some of HDNet's best moments in the world of sports, including the National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing Grand National Division, Santa Anita Big Cap horse racing, the Little 500 bicycle race in Bloomington, Ind., and the Wooden Classic basketball tournament in Anaheim, Calif.