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Richard Thompson announced as Meltdown 2010 curator

Richard Thompson announced as Meltdown 2010 curator

Folkie to take charge of the South Bank's prestigious musical festival

Today, months of speculation end with the announcement that Richard Thompson is to curate the Meltdown 2010 festival at the Southbank Centre.

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Thompson is brilliant, unpretentious and unstuffy. I think he is an inspired choice.

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