Captain Accident & The DIsasters play Farmer Phil's Festival 2023

CAPTAIN ACCIDENT bringing the reggae!

We’re pleased to announce the addition of Cardiff’s roots reggae rockers CAPTAIN ACCIDENT & THE DISASTERS to the 2023 bill of Farmer Phil’s Festival! Captain Accident creates his unique blend of rock-driven soulful roots reggae, ska & dub at his home studio in Cardiff. With the help of the finest musical collective dubbed The Disasters, […]

The Endings and You Dirty Blue play Farmer Phil's Festival 2023


In a double dose of awesome news, we’re very happy to announce that Farmer Phil’s Festival favourites THE ENDINGS and grimy blues rock duo YOU DIRTY BLUE have both been added to the bill for 2023! One of the most frequently-requested-to-be-rebooked artists year after year, The Endings have built up a sizeable and loyal following […]

Dan Owen to play Farmer Phil's Festival 2023

DAN OWEN confirms for 2023

We are tremendously excited to announce Shrewsbury’s own DAN OWEN is returning to Farmer Phil’s Festival in 2023. A long-time friend of the festival, Dan Owen has been wowing us here in Ratlinghope – and indeed, across the UK and mainland Europe – since his early teens with his gritty yet soulful voice that belies […]

Jeramiah Ferrari and Manor Heights to play Farmer Phil's Festival 2023


It is with great satisfaction that we are able to announce both JERAMIAH FERRARI and MANOR HEIGHTS will play Farmer Phil’s Festival 2023. A late addition to the bill in 2022, Manchester’s Jeramiah Ferrari dazzled us in the sunshine with their genre-weaving stylings. The northwest group comprise seasoned festival performers (Boomtown Fair, Beat Herder, Kendall […]

The Urban Voodoo Machine play Farmer Phil's Festival 2023


It’s been six years, six long years, but Farmer Phil and the gang here in the Shropshire Hills are buzzing our proverbials off to announce the long-awaited return of THE URBAN VOODOO MACHINE to Farmer Phil’s Festival this August. Yes, the bourbon-soaked gypsy blues bop n’ stroll legends will make their first appearance in Ratlinghope […]

Clearwater Creedence Revival headline Farmer Phil's Festival 2023


Having been inundated with glowing reviews following their headline performance at last year’s festival, the team here at Farmer Phil’s Festival are delighted to announce the return of CLEARWATER CREEDENCE REVIVAL as headliners on Friday 11 August 2023. Although some 54 years have passed since the legendary Woodstock Festival, which featured a slew of iconic […]

The Real Thing headline Farmer Phil's Festival 2023

Ratlinghope gets ready for THE REAL THING!

Phil and the team at Ratlinghope are beyond excited to announce multi-million selling soul legends THE REAL THING will headline Farmer Phil’s Festival on Saturday 12 August 2023. The Real Thing first shot to the top of the charts in the seventies with three number one hits – ‘You To Me Are Everything’, ‘Can’t Get […]

The Wurzels headline Farmer Phil's Festival 2023

THE WURZELS to close 2023 festival!

Farmer Phil’s Festival is delighted to announce THE WURZELS will headline 2023’s festival, bringing proceedings to a close on Sunday 13 August 2023. Legends of the West Country, The Wurzels are best known for their hits of the ’70s including ‘Combine Harvester’, ‘I am a Cider Drinker’, ‘The Blackbird Song’, ‘Morning Glory’, ‘Drink Up thy […]

Dreadzone to headline Farmer Phil's Festival 2021

DREADZONE announced as Sunday headliners!

The team here at Farmer Phil’s Festival are delighted to unveil our very special headliners for the third and final day of the festival this year as none other than DREADZONE! Fast approaching their 30th anniversary, Farmer Phil’s Festival favourites Dreadzone are an unstoppable force who have long been, and still are, one of the […]

Farmer Phil's Festival 2021 is go go go!


Let’s get straight to the point: Farmer Phil’s Festival IS GOING AHEAD in 2021! It’s been a rubbish, gruelling 18 months and after having to take the difficult decision to postpone last year’s event, one of the main things keeping all of us on the festival team going has been the beacon of August 2021 […]