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David Byrne keeps on the sunny side

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David Byrne has his first Grammy nomination for the album, "American Utopia."
Catalina Kulczar-Marin
David Byrne has his first Grammy nomination for the album, "American Utopia."

On today's show:

He's making perfect sense

(Starts at 1:15)

There's plenty to be cheerful about, says the socially-conscious singer, songwriter and performer. He talks with John Horn about the theme of his album, "American Utopia," the technological marvel of the accompanying tour, and receiving his first-ever Grammy nomination. 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=07G4xhSefuI

It's getting worse for women directors

(Starts at 20:25)

Despite studio executives and producers saying all the right things, women directed fewer films in 2018 than in the previous year. That's according to a new study from the USC Annenberg Inclusion Initiative. Stacy Smith, founder and director of the initiative, talks with John Horn about their latest findings.

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