In June 2013, audiences get the chance to engage with worldwide cultural icon Yoko Ono, bringing a lifetime of achievement in music, visual arts and activism to the festival site in London, coinciding with her 80th birthday.
Yoko Ono confirms the first of her line-up as curator of Meltdown 2013, the 20th anniversary of the festival:
Siouxsie, Kim Gordon, Reggie Watts, YOKO ONO PLASTIC ONO BAND, Iggy and the Stooges, Immortal Technique, Patti Smith, Savages, Ryuichi Sakamoto, Marianne Faithfull and Bill Frisell, Cibo Matto, Peaches and Boy George.This year’s festival includes the long awaited first performance in 5 years by the incredible Siouxsie.
14 – 23 June 2013, Southbank Centre
Tickets go on sale to Southbank Centre members at 10am on 9 April 2013
Tickets go on sale to all at 10am on 11 April 20130844 847 9944 / southbankcentre.co.uk/meltdown