Aswad to play Farmer Phil's Festival 2018

Headliner profile: Aswad

As you know, this year is the 20th anniversary of Farmer Phil’s Festival.  Such an occasion demands something truly special, and we are delighted to be bringing reggae legends ASWAD to play Farmer Phil’s Festival! After fifteen albums and two decades on the music scene, Aswad remains one of Britain’s best loved reggae bands. Originally […]

The Quireboys - Farmer Phil's Festival

THE QUIREBOYS to headline Friday night!

The Friday night of Farmer Phil’s Festival this year is going to be THE place to be, and we’re going to be joined by one of the best bands in the business – a rock n’ roll band that has been there, seen it, done it, done it again and worn out the t-shirt! Ladies and […]

Farmer Phil's Festival - The Urban Voodoo Machine - photo by Sin Bozurt

THE URBAN VOODOO MACHINE confirmed!

If ever there was a band whose music warranted Quentin Tarantino writing a movie to accompany it, it’s The Urban Voodoo Machine.  An unstable fusion of rockabilly, punk rock and junkyard blues that’s always hinting to bring forth some kind of freakish apocalypse, this band of brothers and sisters (numbering eleven at the last count) […]

Farmer Phil's Festival - Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band

REVEREND PEYTON’S BIG DAMN BAND coming to Shropshire

Who’s up for a Sunday Service?  We are excited, nay, ecstatic to announce that REVEREND PEYTON’S BIG DAMN BAND will be taking communion as the headline act on the final day of Farmer Phil’s Festival 2017. Widely considered to be the US’ foremost country blues outfit, the Big Damn Band is fronted by larger-than-life frontman […]

FEROCIOUS DOG to close Farmer Phil’s 2016!

The eagle-eyed among you may have already spotted this on our Facebook page, but we’re nevertheless pleased to announce that Farmer Phil’s Festival favourites FEROCIOUS DOG will be closing this year’s shenanigans, headlining the main stage on Sunday 14 August. Fresh from triumphant displays both at last year’s festival and Glastonbury, the band are currently […]

THE SELECTER to headline Friday night!

We told you we had a treat up our sleeves for the Friday night of this year’s event, and we weren’t telling porkies! That’s right – Pauline Black is returning to Farmer Phil’s Festival to headline the main stage on Friday 12 August, and this time she’s bringing THE SELECTER with her!  Pauline and Arthur […]

DREADZONE confirmed as Saturday headliners!

We’re thrilled to announce that the mighty Dreadzone will close our main stage on Saturday 13 August. Anyone that was with us the last time these guys played Farmer Phil’s Festival will remember what an incredible performance it was – 2000 people bouncing under the stars in the Shropshire hills… just perfect! If you haven’t your […]