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.

Events at this venue

There are 50 events at this location

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After London

After London have an explosive energy you can’t ignore. Recent singles Operator and You Know What I Mean released on Roadkill Records, have received airplay on BBC Radio 6 (Tom Robinson’s Show), BBC Introducing (BBC Solent - Record of the Week and Live Lounge) and Amazing Radio (Charlie Ashcroft and Shell Zenner). Known…

Sat 16 Jul

£7 / 020 7837 5371

BBC Music Introducing Live

Music industry extravaganza, which sees 15,000 aspiring musicians, industry professionals, high-profile artists and more descend upon London's Tobacco Dock for three days of intimate gigs, networking events and over a hundred masterclasses on how to make it in the business side of the industry.

Thu 4 Aug

£13.75 / 020 7837 5371

The Birthday Massacre

Canadian new wave goth rockers.

Mon 31 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7837 5371

Brothers Osborne

American country music duo composed of brothers TJ and John Osborne.

Tue 6 Sep

£16.50 / 020 7837 5371

Mon 5 Sep

£13.75 / 020 7837 5371

Charlotte Cornfield

Charlotte Cornfield is a Canadian singer-songwriter.

Mon 17 Oct

£11.50 / 020 7837 5371

CJ Panditt

CJ Pandit is an ArtPop performer who crafts songs for movies that were never made and places that you've never been. Working and living between London, New York and hometown Leicester, Cj has spent the majority of his life floating through different scenes, cities and circumstances. He is inevitably informed by…

Wed 12 Oct

£11.50 / 020 7837 5371

Death Valley Girls

Death Valley Girls feels less like a band and more like a travelling caravan. At their core, vocalist/multi-instrumentalist Bonnie Bloomgarden and guitarist Larry Schemel channel Death Valley Girls’ modern spin on Fun House’s sonic exorcisms, early ZZ Top’s desert-blasted riffage, and Sabbath’s occult menace. Their…

Sat 18 Jun

£14.85 / 020 7837 5371

Divine Schism: Advance Base + Karima Walker

Happy to be bringing this show to London! Orindal Records recording artists Advance Base (Chicago, IL) & Karima Walker (Tucson, AZ) bring their electronic, cosmic Americana to the UK for a night of intimate & immersive solo sets featuring gentle synthesizers, sleepy drum loops, ambient field recordings…

Wed 31 Aug

£13.20 / 020 7837 5371

Elizabeth Cook

Elizabeth Cook didn’t quite know what she was doing. But she knew there were songs, and they had to get out. Six even years since her critically acclaimed Welder, as well as much personal tumult, there were songs that needed to be born. “If anything, (Exodus) is a pledge of allegiance for the bad girls and the Homecoming…

Wed 8 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 020 7837 5371

Francis Lung

Alternative rock from the Manchester artist, otherwise known as Tom McClung.

Wed 27 Jul

£11 / 020 7837 5371

Girls In Synthesis

London post-punk heroes Girls In Synthesis return to tour the UK in May in anticipation of the announcement of their forthcoming debut album. With a reputation as one of the live bands of the moment, hand picked for support to bands such as Slaves, Damo Suzuki, Bad Breeding and Wolf Alice, their incendiary shows are known…

Fri 14 Oct

£9.63 / 020 7837 5371

The Goon Sax

Australian indie-pop trio.

Mon 4 Jul

£12.65 / 020 7837 5371

Helen Love, Fightmilk And Adam Walton

The Leader of the Love, Helen Love returns to London for the first time since she ushered in the pandemic with a legendary sold out show at The Lexington where noone was really sure what to do. Supported by Fightmilk and Adam Walton - this is going to be a SPECIAL night. This is an 18+ event.

Fri 10 Jun

£13.56 / 020 7837 5371

Tue 14 Jun

Cancelled / 020 7837 5371

Joanne Joanne

Joanne Joanne aka the world's greatest all-female Duran Duran "concept" band, are BACK! For one night only (4real), the original fab 5 will be back onstage at The Lexington playing a selection of album tracks and b-sides (and the occasional hit single*) from the classic 81-82-83-84 era of Duran Duran. *NB they don't do…

Thu 14 Jul

£13.75 / 020 7837 5371

John R Miller & JP Harris

John R Miller is a true hyphenate artist: singer-songwriter-picker. Every song on his thrilling upcoming debut solo album,Depreciated, is lush with intricate wordplay and haunting imagery, as well as being backed by a band that is on fire. One of his biggest long-time fans is roots music favorite Tyler Childers, who says…

Tue 14 Mar 2023

£17.30 / 020 7837 5371

Mon 24 Oct

£11 / 020 7837 5371

Lime Garden

Lime Garden are a four-piece band jumping over genre boundaries to create a sound that is uplifting yet somehow laid-back. They achieve this neat trick by harnessing catchy melodies and earworm hooks into an almost nonchalant net of lo-fi sounds, which is then sprinkled with a dry-wit to bring their world to life. It's a…

Tue 15 Nov

£11 / 020 7837 5371

The Luka State

Alternative rock ensemble from Winsford, Cheshire.

Sat 28 May

£13.20 / 020 7837 5371

Man & The Echo

Radical pop from Warrington.

Sat 1 Oct

£13.20 / 020 7837 5371

Man On Man

Man On Man (M.O.M.), the musical project started by boyfriends Joey Holman (Holman and Roddy Bottum (Faith No More, Imperial Teen, Crickets, Nastie Band), is infused with indie-rock distortion and soaked in gay pop confidence while still maintaining an acerbic and pure sense of humor. Man On Man's music has a timeless…

Sat 21 May

£18.45 / 020 7837 5371

Mini Trees

Run For Cover signee Mini Trees makes her first trip to the UK in support of her debut album 'Always in Motion' January 16 2022. This is an 16+ event.

Tue 30 Aug

£11.50 / 020 7837 5371

The Monochrome Set - Eligible Bachelors 40th Anniversary

It's the 40th anniversary of The Monochrome Set's third album, Eligible Bachelors and, to celebrate, they will be performing it in full with, special guest, original guitarist, Lester Square. The Eligible Bachelors set will be proceeded by a short set by the current line up of The Monochrome Set. With support from The…

Sat 17 Sep

£19.80 / 020 7837 5371

Tue 31 May

£11 / 020 7837 5371

Naima Bock, Support From Clémentine March

After a sold out debut at the Ivy House in November, Naima Bock plays The Lexington with her incredible live band. This is an 18+ event.

Mon 23 May

£10 / 020 7837 5371

Ozric Tentacles

Arcane techno hippies, named after an imaginary breakfast cereal, naturally, channel the spirit of Hawkwind and Yes through the hardware of Orbital.

Sun 29 May

Sold out / 020 7837 5371

Plants and Animals

Folk-prog trio from Montreal.

Wed 26 Oct

£11 / 020 7837 5371

Pop Never Dies!

Brought to you from the brains behind The Line Of Best Fit - the UK's biggest independent new music website - comes Pop Never Dies. A celebration of the best pop music in existence. From 90s classics, 80s legends, 00s throwbacks to your favourite viral hits and the biggest bangers of today. Guilty pleasures don't exist. A…

Sat 28 May

£6 / 020 7837 5371

Poppin' Off

It's a 90s night, but it's not a Britpop night! But there will be Britpop, and all the other pop, indie, grunge, baggy, punk and one hit wonders that made the 90s the single most fun decade, ever. This is an 18+ event (Photo ID Required).

Sat 4 Jun

£6 / 020 7837 5371

Power Of Dreams

Mute Elephant presents POWER OF DREAMS

Sat 12 Nov

£22 / 020 7837 5371

Pump It Up! 2022

SATURDAY: The Yum Yums The Speedways Radio Days Caroline & the Treats Pogy et les Kefars Amoeba Teen SUNDAY: Baby Shakes Duncan Reid & the Big Heads Smalltown Tigers Slyder Smith & the Oblivion Kids Alvilda Emperor Penguin

Sat 2 Jul

£18.70–£34.88 / 020 7837 5371

Sun 3 Jul

£18.70–£34.88 / 020 7837 5371

Pump It Up! 2022 - Saturday Ticket

SATURDAY ONLY TICKET: The Yum Yums The Speedways Radio Days Caroline & the Treats Pogy et les Kefars Amoeba Teen

Sat 2 Jul

£20 / 020 7837 5371

Pump It Up! 2022 - Sunday Ticket

SUNDAY ONLY TICKET Baby Shakes Duncan Reid & the Big Heads Smalltown Tigers Slyder Smith & the Oblivion Kids Alvilda Emperor Penguin

Sun 3 Jul

£19 / 020 7837 5371

Quintron & Miss Pussycat

QUINTRON & MISS PUSSYCAT have been making genre-defying noise and hard rocking dance music in New Orleans for over twenty years. The majority of their 17 full-length albums have the psychedelic soul of traditional New Orleans party music, filtered through a vintage Hammond B-3, technicolor puppets, and a battalion of…

Tue 12 Jul

£13.20 / 020 7837 5371

RJ Thompson

Born and raised in the North East, RJ Thompson’s indie-pop sensibilities and love of all things analogue see his artistry break the mould of the stereotypical modern-day singer songwriter. Growing up in a small village in Co. Durham, RJ spent his childhood yearning for the bright lights of a big city, and learning the…

Mon 19 Sep

£11 / 020 7837 5371

Roxanne De Bastion

Bad Vibrations is delighted to present Roxanne de Bastion at London's Courtyard Theatre on 17th March 2022 for the London leg of her 'You & Me, We Are The Same' tour. "This is not a sad album. This is an 18+ event.

Wed 15 Jun

£13.75 / 020 7837 5371

The Schizophonics

The Schizophonics are, in one word, EXPLOSIVE. Their frenzied live performances tap into the same unstoppable combination of rock 'n' roll energy and showmanship that fueled the MC5 in the heyday of the Grande Ballroom. When they hit the stage, they grab your attention and don't let go. They've built up a formidable…

Sat 4 Jun

£13.75 / 020 7837 5371

The Shivas

For The Shivas, the show has always been the thing. That thing being a bombastic, explosive and thoroughly communal live rock and roll experience, where barriers between the performers and their audience seem to dissolve into the sweat and sound. In the years since forming they have brought their raucous dance party to…

Fri 17 Jun

£13.75 / 020 7837 5371

Summer Sprinter 2022

Fika Recordings presents the 2022 Summer Sprinter. Four nights and twelve bands. Weds 22nd - Sat 24th June, 2022

Wed 22 Jun

£13.20–£41.04 / 020 7837 5371

Thu 23 Jun

£13.20–£41.04 / 020 7837 5371

Fri 24 Jun

£13.20–£41.04 / 020 7837 5371

Sat 25 Jun

£13.20–£41.04 / 020 7837 5371


Dreamy pop from Brighton

Wed 21 Sep

Cancelled / 020 7837 5371


In celebration of penning a record deal with New York based label Anti-Fragile, Mattie (VANT) sets out on a small run of UK summer shows. This includes a stop off at The Lexington almost a year to the day after the original date was cancelled due to COVID. This is an 18+ event.

Sat 25 Jun

£13.20 / 020 7837 5371

The Velveteers

The Velveteers Monday 22nd October  The Sunflower Lounge, Birmingham £7 ADV | 7PM | 16+ Surprise You're Dead Music

Thu 9 Jun

£13.75 / 020 7837 5371

Vintage Crop

Aussie punks Vintage Crop incorporate jerky post-punk elements into their muddy garage rock to galvanizing effect. Vintage Crop was formed in 2012 in the bustling port city of Geelong, Victoria, by vocalist/guitarist Jack Cherry. After a succession of changes, the lineup solidified with Tyson Harper on guitar and brothers…

Sat 9 Jul

£8.80 / 020 7837 5371

Vintage Crop + Marcel Wave

VINTAGE CROP are Geelong's favourite sons, returning this summer with their much-anticipated fourth album, Kibitzer. Running with the ball that 2020's Serve To Serve Again punted forward, this album marks another energetic break towards the goal for Vintage Crop. Kibitzer sees the band define their field of play, more…

Sat 9 Jul

£9 / 020 7837 5371

White Heat Club

A London nightlife institution, White Heat always brings the best indie, new wave, post punk and leftfield pop to the dancefloor. Running till 4am upstairs at the Lexington. Earlybird free before 11:45; £5 Advance then £7. This is an 18+ event (Photo I.D. required).

Fri 20 May

£0–£7 / 020 7837 5371

Fri 27 May

£0–£7 / 020 7837 5371

Fri 3 Jun

£0–£7 / 020 7837 5371

Fri 10 Jun

£0–£7 / 020 7837 5371

William Prince

Canadian folk and country singer-songwriter based in Winnipeg, Manitoba.

Tue 21 Jun

£15 / 020 7837 5371

The Winter Sprinter 2022: Darren Hayman

Best known as the singer-songwriter of the phenomenally successful and much-loved Hefner, Darren Hayman is now 15 years, and over 14 albums, into an increasingly idiosyncratic career path, where he has taken a singular and erratic route through England’s tired and heartbroken underbelly. This is an 18+ event.

Fri 24 Jun

£13.20 / 020 7837 5371

The Winter Sprinter 2022: Steven Adams

Steven Adams is a "national musical treasure" (The Guardian) who fronted country pranksters The Broken Family Band throughout the 2000s before calling time on that band at the height of their success. This is an 18+ event.

Wed 22 Jun

£13.20 / 020 7837 5371


The musical evolution of Zoe Mead, aka Wyldest, has been a slow but steady one – a mix of deliberate exploration, a natural shifting in taste, and a certain virus twisting her arm. After recording drums for 20 songs touted for her second album - Monthly Friend - last February, the impending lockdown then took studio time…

Tue 20 Sep

£11 / 020 7837 5371