The Lexington

The Lexington
96–98 Pentonville Road, London, N1 9JB
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Intimate indie and club venue with an impressive selection of bourbons on offer.

Nearest tube station is Angel while King's Cross is also easy walking distance. Local buses include 30, 205, 214, 243 and 394.

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Age Of Consent

The resident selectors spin sounds from the 1980s of all genres.

Sat 21 Oct

£5 / 020 7837 5371

  • 23:00 – 01:00

Sat 18 Nov

£5 / 020 7837 5371

  • 23:00 – 01:00

Autobahn

Post-punk quintet.

Thu 9 Nov

£7 adv / 020 7837 5371

  • 20:00 – 23:00

BlackWaters // Sentric Music Live

BlackWaters bring their high-octane indie vibes to London for their first headline show this December.

Mon 11 Dec

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7837 5371

Blair Dunlop

Contemporary folk singer-songwriter.

Sat 4 Nov

£18; £14 adv / 020 7837 5371

  • 19:30 – 23:00

The Blinders

Indie music.

Wed 21 Feb 2018

£9 / 020 7837 5371

Chickfactor & The Hangover Lounge Present: CF25: A Series Of Fortunate Events

An afternoon, all ages show in aid of Shelter, with appearances by Wait What, The Numberz and Ivy & Friends.

Sat 11 Nov

£5 / 020 7837 5371

  • 12:30

Childcare

Crisp, thrilling alt.pop and new wave.

Tue 28 Nov

£8.25 / 020 7837 5371

Childcare

London is the home of this indie-pop and rock playing four-piece.

Tue 28 Nov

£7.50 adv / 020 7837 5371

  • 19:00 – 23:00

Club 27/11

Indie and Brit-pop.

Sat 28 Oct

£5; £3 before 11.30pm / 020 7837 5371

Bokito and Fang Night spin everything indie-rock, expect to hear The Jam, Pixies, Foals, Oasis, The Strokes, Blur, The Ramones and more.

  • 22:00 – 04:00

The Cravats

This 1977-formed outfit brings its leftfield alternative rock originals to the stage. Support from Interrobang? and The Astronauts.

Sat 21 Oct

£10 / 020 7837 5371

  • 19:30 – 23:00

The Cravats Album Launch

The Cravats www.thecravats.com After 35 years The Cravats return with a brand new LP, 'Dustbin of Sound' on Overground Records. As always featuring co-founder, The Shend and sax-riddling behemoth, Svor Naan, the band have finally recorded 13 new tracks of dada-fuelled, bass-laden oddness and will be performing a pile of…

Sat 21 Oct

£11 / 020 7837 5371

The Dream Syndicate

Reformed 80s indie rock act.

Mon 30 Oct

£19.25 / 020 7837 5371

Tue 31 Oct

£19.25 / 020 7837 5371

DUDS

Twitchy indie rock five-piece from Manchester.

Thu 25 Jan 2018

£7.70 / 020 7837 5371

The Fresh & Onlys

The Fresh and Onlys return to London for their first UK show since 2014.

Wed 18 Oct

£13.20 / 020 7837 5371

Human Pyramids

The 16-piece group formed by composer Paul Russell performs his contemporary classical compositions.

Fri 27 Oct

£11 / 020 7837 5371

Husky Loops

Rock quartet from London.

Fri 17 Nov

£8.96 / 020 7837 5371

Jerry Williams

The Portsmouth-based singer-songwriter performs indie-pop material from the release of her new EP, Let's Just Forget It.

Mon 5 Feb 2018

£8.80 / 020 7837 5371

Joanne Joanne - The Very Loud Women Xmas Party

Giddy up jingle horse! It's the most wonderful time of the year - come all ye faithful (and faithless) and celebrate LOUD WOMEN stylee, with a very special performance by … JOANNE JOANNE Famously 'fusing the Sex Pistols with Chic' (!), Joanne Joanne five London based female musicians (including, too perfectly, two…

Thu 21 Dec

£8.80 / 020 7837 5371

John Joseph Brill

Downbeat indie-rock originals are what this Liverpudlian singer-songwriter performs.

Mon 20 Nov

£8.80 / 020 7837 5371

Josh Kelley

Country roots influenced by soul, R&B and pop.

Sun 4 Feb 2018

£20.75 / 020 7837 5371

The Just Joans

Formed in Glasgow in 2005, The Just Joans have evolved from a shambling two-piece to an accomplished sextet that embraces rivalry and relationship in the vocals of siblings, David and Katie Pope. Once described as 'the missing link between The Magnetic Fields and The Proclaimers', the band have used self-awareness and…

Sat 3 Feb 2018

£8.80 / 020 7837 5371

King Salami & The Cumberland Three

In 2006, one Japanese punk, one French punk, one Spanish punk, and one Caribbean tennis teacher got together to form the world's greatest rhythm & blues party band. You couldn't make it up. London's R&B-punk sensation are making fun times where ever they go. With a repertoire encompassing many of the greats of…

Fri 24 Nov

£11 / 020 7837 5371

Klangstof

The indie-rock playing foursome, that features Dutch and Norwegian members, comes to the UK's stages.

Tue 21 Nov

£7.50 adv / 020 7837 5371

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Knifeworld

Guided Missile Special People Club presents.. An evening of Knifeworld music. Cult psychedelic prog octet Knifeworld will perform two exclusive sets at The Lexington on the 20th January. The first will be a full band acoustic performance while the second will be an epic electric sensation. Both sets will mine the…

Sat 20 Jan 2018

£12.10 / 020 7837 5371

Lex Enduction Hour With The Fallen Women

Ever thought you could do a better job of fronting The Fall than Mark E Smith? Well now's your chance! The Fallen Women (all-female live Fall karaoke band) and The Quietus (the quietus.com) invite you to come and have a go at being MES on Friday 1st December at London's premier live music venue, The Lexington. All…

Fri 1 Dec

£8.80 / 020 7837 5371

Malka

Indie-pop with experimental elements from the singer-songwriter and artist.

Tue 14 Nov

£9.45 / 020 7837 5371

Mammoth Penguins

MAMMOTH PENGUINS & FRIENDS Mammoth Penguins bring their new album "John Doe" to London, which tells the story of the people who were close to a man who has faked his own death, only to return years later. Mammoth Penguins formed in Cambridge in 2013. They released their debut album Hide & Seek in 2015 on the…

Sun 26 Nov

£6.60 / 020 7837 5371

Mammoth Penguins & Friends

MAMMOTH PENGUINS & FRIENDS Mammoth Penguins bring their new album "John Doe" to London, which tells the story of the people who were close to a man who has faked his own death, only to return years later. Mammoth Penguins formed in Cambridge in 2013. They released their debut album Hide & Seek in 2015 on the late…

Sun 26 Nov

£6 / 020 7837 5371

  • 19:30 – 22:30

The Monochrome Set

The veteran punk outfit performs a set filled with classics from their extensive back atalogue. Support from The Night Mail & Louis Philippe, Bill Pritchard and Freidrich Sunlight.

Sun 19 Nov

£18 / 020 7837 5371

  • 19:00 – 23:00

The Monochrome Set

Post-punk pop outfit fronted by the enigmatic Bid who has reunited with original guitarist Lester Square and bassist Andy Warren.

Sat 10 Feb 2018

Two Day Pass £30; One Night Only £18–£20 / 020 7837 5371

Sun 11 Feb 2018

Two Day Pass £30; One Night Only £18–£20 / 020 7837 5371

The Orielles

The indie trio plays pop with lilting harmonies, jangling guitars and pounding wave-like bass sounds.

Wed 1 Nov

£7.70 / 020 7837 5371

The Orielles

The Halifax-based indie-pop threesome performs its original material.

Wed 1 Nov

£7.70 adv / 020 7837 5371

  • 19:30 – 23:00

The Pastels

This Glaswegian group, formed originally in 1981, performs its indie-pop numbers old and new. Support from Lois, Kicking Giant and Kites At Night.

Sat 11 Nov

£18 adv / 020 7837 5371

  • 19:30 – 23:00

The Proper Ornaments

The Proper Ornaments formed in London around songwriters James Hoare (Veronica Falls/ Ultimate Painting) and Max Oscarnold (TOY). After signing up with Fortuna Pop in the UK and Slumberland in the US, and revamping the line up with the addition of drummer Robert Syme and Daniel Nellis on bass, the group toured with…

Tue 24 Oct

£8.50 / 020 7837 5371

Quick Wittington (dream Themes Panto) All Ages Matinee

Dream Themes present their 2017 PANTO featuring all 4 members of the group, plus the cast of their online (Youtube) soap opera, Thamesmeerd! Loosely based on the story of Dick Whittington, there will be lots of family friendly fun, jokes, dance routines and songs, including TV themes and indie songs (last year's panto…

Sun 17 Dec

£7.70 some concessions / 020 7837 5371

Quick Wittington - Dream Themes Panto + Live Concert (18+ Only)

Dream Themes present their 2017 PANTO featuring all 4 members of the group, plus the cast of their online (Youtube) soap opera, Thamesmeerd! Loosely based on the story of Dick Whittington, there will be lots of fun, jokes, dance routines and songs, including TV themes and indie songs (last year's panto featured songs of…

Sun 17 Dec

£11 / 020 7837 5371

Robert Forster

The Brisbane-born singer-songwriter performs his indie-pop and rock tunes on the UK's stages. Support from Comet Gain, Pete Astor and Martin Carr.

Sat 18 Nov

£18 adv, phone for availability / 020 7837 5371

  • 20:00

A Series Of Fortunate Events

chickfactor & the hangover lounge present a series of fortunate events (to celebrate chickfactor's 25th year of pop, friendship & community) at the Lexington in London Saturday, Nov 11 Matinee (all ages) Noon to 2pm Wait What The Numberz Ivy & Friends Saturday, Nov 11 from 7pm THE PASTELS LOIS KICKING…

Sat 11 Nov

£5.50–£34.88 / 020 7837 5371

Sun 12 Nov

£5.50–£34.88 / 020 7837 5371

Sleep Party People

Brian Batz from Denmark is the artist concerned and he mixes alt pop, shoegaze and ambient sounds in to his original material.

Mon 27 Nov

£10 adv / 020 7837 5371

  • 19:30 – 23:00

The Softies

The US-based duo Rose Melberg and Jen Sbragia perform their minimalist pop songs. Support from Steve Jackson, The Would-Be-Goods and The Catenary Wires.

Sun 12 Nov

£18 adv / 020 7837 5371

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Sweet Baboo

Stephen Black, who hails from Trefriw, Wales, performs his individual mix of country and folk, with a twist of psychedelia.

Wed 6 Dec

£14.65 / 020 7837 5371

Tapete Presents 15 Years of Quality Pop

A showcase of acts from Hamburg-based label Tapete including Robert Forster, Comet Gain, The Monochrome Set, The Night Mail & Louis Philippe and more.

Sun 19 Nov

£19.80 / 020 7837 5371

Tapete Presents Robert Forster/comet Gain/pete Astor/martin Carr

Two day event showcasing the acts of the Hamburg based, record label 'Tapete'. Saturday 18thNovember 2017 Robert Forster Comet Gain Pete Astor Martin Carr Sunday 19th November 2017 The Monochrome Set The Night Mail & Louis Philippe Bill Pritchard Friedrich Sunlight Tickets £18.00 for one night, £30.00…

Sat 18 Nov

£19.80 / 020 7837 5371

Ut

The New York-originating veterans of the no-wave bring their original material to the UK.

Tue 7 Nov

£10 adv / 020 7837 5371

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Ut/the Lexington

Ut, the legendary No Wave band, announce a one-off performance in London at The Lexington on Tuesday, 7 November, to celebrate the first release of their remastered back catalogue. The Ut EP and Confidential 12" vinyl and CD will be released on 10 November by Out Records with Forte Distribution.

Tue 7 Nov

£11 / 020 7837 5371

The Weather Station

The project of Canadian songwriter Tamara Lindeman, featuring folk music based in classic elements of songcraft.

Mon 23 Oct

Sold out / 020 7837 5371

Fri 20 Oct

Upstairs

£5 / 020 7837 5371

Resident DJs spin the best indie, new and classic disco, leftfield pop and new wave edits.

  • 23:00 – 04:00

Winter Sprinter 2018

Fika Recordings, WIAIWYA and Gare du Nord proudly present the return of annual Winter Sprinter! Four nights, three labels, twelve bands, DJs the perfect antidote to the post-Christmas blues in the intimate surroundings of The Lexington. Thanks to Track & Field and Fortuna Pop; without their previous stewardships…

Tue 2 Jan 2018

£34.88 / 020 7837 5371

Wolfgang Flur

The Frankfurt-born ex-drummer of Kraftwerk brings his electronic originals to the stage.

Fri 10 Nov

£13 adv / 020 7837 5371

  • 19:30 – 23:00

Wooden Arms

Club Fandango & Fierce Panda Present Wooden Arms + Special Guests Wooden Arms 'Trick Of The Light' Released 6th October via Fierce Panda

Sat 16 Dec

£8.80 / 020 7837 5371

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