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Come rain, come shine, Southbank Centre’s the place to be this half term
The author of How To Love Brutalism explores our Queen Elizabeth Hall
Discover his hopes for the future of dance and his relationship with Southbank Centre in this Q&A
Enjoy ten top tracks, handpicked by the electronic pioneers
Listen to three powerful Spotify playlists from Carleen Anderson, Rod Youngs and Renell Shaw
The composer and electronic musician picks out the tracks she's listening to right now.
Sink into this Spotify playlist to partner our Concrete Dreams exhibition
Enjoy this specially curated Spotify playlist featuring artists from across the Meltdown lineup
Joan Wasser picks out the tracks she's listening to right now.
Our Chief Executive selects the tracks she's listening to right now for our new Spotify playlist
Your weekly hit of fresh music from across the contemporary landscape.
Party like it’s 11.59pm with our fantastic New Year’s Eve Spotify playlist
Listen to this Spotify playlist of eight classical pieces to get you in a festive mood
Listen to the tracks that take Goldie back
Listen to our Spotify playlist introducing the works of the 20th century composers
Listen to a hand-picked collection of works by the brilliant Pavel Haas Quartet and young Russian pianist Denis Kozhukhin
Shye Ben-Tzur performs his UK debut at Alchemy, joined by Jonny Greenwood from Radiohead
Hear the Southbank Centre Gamelan Players perform live