The Major Events to Attend at this Year’s Meltdown Festival

Southbank Centre’s annual Meltdown festival is always a cultural highlight in the London calendar. For the last 23 years Meltdown festival has invited the creme de la creme of cultural megastars to curate a personal, summer calendar of headline events. Past figures to take control of the festival include David Bowie, Nick Cave, Jarvis Cocker, Patti Smith and David Byrne last year, so the standard is sky-high.

This year sees Elbow frontman Guy Garvey at the helm (who formerly performed at Massive Attack’s Meltdown in 2008), and he’s utilised his impressive speed dial for a killer line up. So allow us to (ahem) melt it down for you and take you through our edit of the events on offer… Hero Magazine