Garden and Barbican

Spent most of today in the garden, making a start on clearing it up for the summer. Not exactly gardening, as such. More gathering sticks and leaves, and putting them into brown bins for collection. Nice day for it, though. Then this evening to the Barbican, for the New York …

Youssou N’Dour, Philip Glass, The Kronos Quartet, and Bela Lugosi

Most, but not all of them at one event. ### Jamaica and Senegal Make Music A couple of weeks ago we went to the Barbican to see [Youssou N’Dour](http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Youssou_N%27Dour). In support were an acoustic reggae band called [Inna da Yard](http://www.makasound.com/ms_boutique.php?id_famille=2&id_rubrique=45). They were fabulous fun, and reminded me that I’ve been …