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Indie Rising

Date and Time

Thursday, February 22nd, 2024 8:00 pm



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Peter Xan, Finches, Workdo


Welcome to Indie Rising, a monthly musical journey that will ignite the vibrant spirit of indie music lovers at the Fox and Firkin in Lewisham. This night promises to spotlight the most exciting sounds coming out of London’s renowned underground scene. Our inaugural night features a stellar lineup of three break through artists who are set to elevate the stage and take you on a musical adventure:

Peter Xan

“Peter Xan is uplifting underground rock music, one song at a time. The Nigerian-British musician is back with a daring new EP, with production from Dan Carey and Fontaines D.C.’s Grian Chatten” NME

Peter Xan is an indie-rock icon in the making, with roots deeply embedded in a rich cultural tapestry of British and Nigerian heritage”. Dork Magazine

“Inspired by indie rock heavyweights from past and present, including Pete Doherty and YUNGBLUD, as Xan’s career continues to gain traction, similar heights of success would appear to be calling”.  Wonderland Magazine


“If you’re looking for a band that’s not afraid to be themselves, then Finches is the perfect choice. With their unapologetic attitude, wild live shows and irreverent sense of humor, Finches is a band that you won’t be able to ignore for much longer. The bands two enigmatic leaders, singer Daniel Goldfinch Betts and guitarist Oscar Simmons, who’s only way to avoid constantly bickering and knocking each others heads off is to write and play music together. No longer recording out of a bedroom, Finches have now been able to fully capture their energetic personalities with the sound of their full band set up.” Hotvox


“The new kids on the block, Workdo are quickly becoming local legends after their electrifying set at the Fox and Firkin. Bringing a refreshing blend of indie rock elements, Workdo guarantee a high-octane, adrenaline-pumping performance. Their infectious energy will no doubt have the crowd jumping once again”.  Gez

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