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Since 1993 some of the world most distinguished musicians have been the guest directors of Meltdown. From John Peel through to Massive Attack, via David Bowie, Patti Smith, Morrissey, Yoko Ono and more, Meltdown has given seminal artists the chance to pick their favourite artists to play and exhibit their work at Southbank Centre.

The New York Dolls reunited for Morrissey; Jeff Buckley played his final UK show at Elvis Costello's Meltdown; Nick Cave, Grace Jones and Pete Doherty sang Disney songs with Jarvis Cocker; Patti Smith performed Horses in full for her Meltdown.

This festival brings legendary artists to Southbank Centre for a very special week of one-off performances.

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Venue: Meltdown @ Southbank Centre

Belvedere Road
SE1 8XX 51.505775, -0.116811

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    The Roots did not disappoint... it was an evening of great music: their classics (n current joints), hip hop classics, jazz, a lil afro(fela kuti)-influenced music with black thought on vocals. There were phenomenal instrumentals and mind-blowing improvs where they all jammed like a conversation between instruments and, it was… (cont'd) Flo C
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