Sam Fender London 2022: how to get Finsbury Park concert tickets, possible set list, special guests

The Newcastle United fan is heading to London soon

Newcastle-born Sam Fender is soon heading to London, as he continues his extensive UK tour.

Fender has enjoyed a huge surge in popularity, and is currently touring his successful album ‘Seventeen Going Under’, which is also the name of the tour.

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With his performance in London edging ever closer, tickets are in demand. Here’s how you can get them.

Sam Fender has had a busy year (Image: Getty Images)

When is Sam Fender performing in London?

The Hypersonic Missiles singer is heading to London for one performance, and will be performing at the well-known Finsbury Park on 15 July 2022.

Fender has previously performed in London, and played at the O2 Academy in Brixton as part of his ‘Hypersonic Missiles’ tour.

This headline show in London will be Fender’s largest headline show to date.

Where else is he performing?

Before arriving in London, Fender still has a couple more shows to do.

His remaining UK and Ireland tour dates are:

14, 15 June: Dublin, Malahide Castle

6 July: Manchester, Castlefield Bowl

8 July: Glasgow, TRNSMT Festival

15 July: London, Finsbury Park

How do I get tickets to his London performance?

Despite his meteoric rise to fame over the last year or so, and being one of the most in-demand musicians in the UK, tickets for his Finsbury Park performance are still available, and can be purchased from Ticketmaster.

You can either purchase a standing ticket, which is a resale and will cost £60.95, or a VIP package ticket, which is £93.50 each.

Tickets for this event are labelled as ‘low availability’ so be sure to get yours quickly.

Who are the special guests?

Fender won’t be alone at Finsbury Park, and is set to be joined on stage by some special guests.

They are:

Fontaines DC

Declan Mckenna

Beabadoobee

Gori Girl

Stone

Heidi Curtis

Kay Greyson

Nilufer Yanya

Rachel Chinouriri

What is a possible set list?

According to setlist.fm, a possible setlist for Sam Fender’s set at Finsbury Park could be:

  • Will We Talk?
  • Getting Started
  • The Borders
  • Mantra
  • Spice
  • Howdon Aldi Death Queue
  • Get You Down
  • Spit of You
  • The Dying Light
  • Seventeen Going Under

This setlist was compiled from his performance at the Emirates Stadium in London on 4 June 2022.

Who is Sam Fender?

Sam Fender is an English singer, songwriter, and musician.

Prior to becoming a nationwide sensation, he released several singles independently, being named one of the BBC’s Sound of 2018.

Fender then signed to Polydor Records and released ‘Dead Boys’, in November 2018.

In September 2019 He released debut album, Hypersonic Missiles, which entered the UK Albums Chart at number one.

The 27-year-old has enjoyed great success recently, and has won five Brit Awards, including one this year at 2022 awards, winning Best Rock/Alternative Act beating the likes of Coldplay and Tom Grennan.

The New York Times, one of the world’s biggest publications, say that Fender is fast becoming one of the UK’s biggest rock acts.

His song ‘Play God’ was also featured on the FIFA 19 soundtrack.

That song, ‘Play God’ interfered with the star meeting with Ariana Grande, who asked him to to be in the music video for her hit song "Break Up with Your Girlfriend, I’m Bored", but he had to turn it down as he was shooting a video for "Play God" on the same day.