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The line-up for Ornette Coleman’s Meltdown at the Southbank Centre has been announced […] The anticipation was immense, the reality? Esoteric for sure and slighlty disappointing. I mean seriously, the Plastic Ono Band??? This feels more like a marketing pull rather than a delving into the inspirations of the Artist. The highlight will surely be the interpretation of Coleman’s 1959 magnum opus ‘Shape Of Jazz To Come’ (The excellent allmusic review will tell you everything you need to know!) It does say more are to be announced, so lets see what they can come up with…

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