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What Happened At The Grammys?; Filmmaker Godfrey Reggio; Laura Cantrell Plays Live

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Monday, January 27, 2014

Rapper Macklemore performs during the 56th GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on Jan. 26, 2014 in Los Angeles, Ca. Rapper Macklemore performs during the 56th GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on Jan. 26, 2014 in Los Angeles, Ca. (Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images/Getty)

In this episode: The New York Times music writer Ben Sisario gives a Grammys recap -- the surprises, the no-brainers, the folks who should have won… and maybe those who shouldn’t have.

Then: Filmmaker Godfrey Reggio’s latest collaboration with composer Philip Glass is called Visitors. He tells us about the silent film’s musical and visual language.

And: Singer, songwriter, and occasional Soundcheck guest host Laura Cantrell plays songs from her new album No Way There From Here live in the Soundcheck studio.

Guests:

Laura Cantrell, Godfrey Reggio and Ben Sisario

Grammys Recap

New faces and established oddballs were the big winners in the major categories at the 56th Grammy Awards in Los Angeles.

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