The Kaizens return to play Farmer Phil's Festival

Carry on up THE KAIZENS!

Farmer Phil’s Festival is delighted to announce THE KAIZENS will be bringing their infectious and heartfelt brand of raw indie rock to Ratlinghope this summer. The sound of The Kaizens is instantly recognisable and has already seen them burst out of their hometown Torbay, with their sizeable ambition lining up the rest of the world […]

The Ska45's to play Farmer Phil's Festival 2019

THE SKA45’s added to the bill

Farmer Phil’s Festival is delighted to confirm that THE SKA45’S will be joining us to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Two-Tone in Ratlinghope this summer. The Ska45’s is a Birmingham based ska, reggae & rock steady band, covering songs from Bad Manners, The Selecter, The Specials, The Beat, Madness, The Bodysnatchers among others. Their live […]

The Mighty Vipers to play Farmer Phil's Festival 2019

THE MIGHTY VIPERS chasing Salopian sun

Farmer Phil’s Festival is pleased to announce THE MIGHTY VIPERS will be joining us in August for our 21st birthday shenanigans! An upbeat indie party band with a love for world rhythms and ska-tinged arrangements that bring to mind names like The Cat Empire, Ozomatli and the Hackney Colliery band, The Mighty Vipers formed in […]

Sound of the Sirens to play Farmer Phil's Festival 2019

SOUND OF THE SIRENS are all we need

Farmer Phil’s Festival is very pleased to announce that SOUND OF THE SIRENS will joining us this summer in the Shropshire Hills. Exeter-based duo Abbe Martin and Hannah Wood dovetail beautifully on their beguiling approach to acoustic pop collection replete with lyrical sensibility throughout. Already championed by Chris Evans – who declared himself “blown away” […]

Piston to play Farmer Phil's Festival 2019

PISTON ready to rock Ratlinghope!

Farmer Phil’s Festival is extremely excited to announce that hotly-tipped riffmasters PISTON are ready to rock Ratlinghope this summer! Singled out by Planet Rock Radio as ones to watch as recently as March this year, Piston is a five-strong rock n’ roll juggernaut made up of four members from the Midlands with a vocal roar […]

Sasha & The Shades to play Farmer Phil's Festival 2019

Shropshire welcomes SASHA & THE SHADES

Farmer Phil’s Festival is pleased to announce the addition of SASHA & THE SHADES to the line-up for this year’s event. Sasha & The Shades is a six-piece band fronted by Sasha Adamczewski on lead vocals and rhythm guitar, backed by Tom Julian Jones on lead guitar and harmonica, Sam Rutand on bass, and Paul […]

The Spitfires to play Farmer Phil's Festival 2019

THE SPITFIRES all set to shellshock Shropshire

Farmer Phil and the team are delighted to announce THE SPITFIRES are winging their way into Ratlinghope for this year’s Farmer Phil’s Festival! Watford-based quartet The Spitfires are songwriter Billy Sullivan on lead vocals and guitar, Sam Long on bass/backing vocals, Matt Johnson on drums and George Moorhouse on keyboards. The Spitfires take in a […]

Emily Capell to play Farmer Phil's Festival 2019

EMILY CAPELL twisting into Shropshire

Farmer Phil’s Festival is delighted to announce that EMILY CAPELL will be joining us for this year’s event. Emily Capell is a singer/songwriter from North West London with a story or ten to share. Raised on a diet of Johnny Cash, The Clash, The Smiths, Mod culture and the top 40, Emily’s approach to songwriting […]

Oh My God! It's The Church to play Farmer Phil's Festival 2019

Rejoice: OH MY GOD! IT’S THE CHURCH confirm!

Farmer Phil’s Festival is rejoicing at the news that OH MY GOD! IT’S THE CHURCH will be delivering communion to our faithful disciples this August! The Lord works in mysterious ways. Or so the saying goes, but there is nothing mysterious about the incredible buzz which surrounds one of the most acclaimed acts around, Oh […]

Pretty Babs to play Farmer Phil's Festival 2019

PRETTY BABS ready to rock Ratlinghope

Farmer Phil’s Festival is pleased to announce PRETTY BABS will join us in Ratlinghope this summer! Pretty Babs is a four-strong rock band from the small villages of North Nottinghamshire, combining elements of Indie, Punk and ‘Hairy Rock’.  Praised for their catchy melodies, big choruses and in-yer-face approach, the band has received overwhelming feedback for […]