Watchet Festival news: Departures (Lyric Video) – Nick Parker

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Next act to Introduce to the Udder Stage line up is Glastonbury based Nick Parker and the false alarms. Nick started started gigging in his early teens playing mandolin and singing in folk/rock/skiffle band ‘Why?’, and spent the next 10 years bouncing around on stages at hundreds of venues and festivals around the UK and Europe.
In 1998 Nick called it a day with Why? and started guitar band ‘Tobermory’. After various false starts, a few flirtations with industry ‘big’ boys and a few tours in Germany, Tobermory played their last gig in 2004.

In 2010 Nick embarked on a solo career and has since released two full-length albums, 2010’s ‘The King of False Alarms’ and 2014’s ‘Angry Pork and the Occasional Bird’. His third album ‘Besta Venya’ was released on May 1st 2017.

Over the years Nick has had the pleasure of sharing the stage with The Wedding Present, Bright Eyes, Ben Marwood, Frank Turner, Mike Peters and Mike Scott ,Levellers among others, and he regularly tours with Bristol based Gaz Brookfield (as a separate act, and also playing mandolin in his band), Gaz is also on this years line up!

Nick’s songs are often tongue-in-cheek and cheerful, and on the rare occasion when fun IS poked it is always with a wry smile and an element of satire.

Although primarily a solo effort, Nick often plays with his band ‘Nick Parker & the False Alarms’ which is a folky/rocky/country affair using guitars, fiddle, pedal steel, mandolin, bass and drums.
Over the last few years they have played at many festivals including Beautiful Days, Chagstock, Glastonbury, Godnet Gathering and Lakefest among many others in teh UK and across europe!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3PimejH1z2Y



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We love this from Piston, who had the unenviable task of following The Neville Staple Band on the main stage this year. Check out their awesome cover of a Slade classic (no, not that one), with a video featuring loads of the bands they toured with this year!

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It's Christmas time and this year at Farmer Phil's Festival we have our very own advent calendar where YOU win the prizes!

We've got all kinds of goodies in store, from official Farmer Phil's Festival merchandise to beer tokens at next year's event.

All you have to do to be in with a chance of winning is to like and share this post, and comment below with your favourite Christmas song!

The winner will be picked at random as we open our advent calendar at the end of each day.

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Its Christmas time and this year at Farmer Phils Festival we have our very own advent calendar where YOU win the prizes!

Weve got all kinds of goodies in store, from official Farmer Phils Festival merchandise to beer tokens at next years event.

All you have to do to be in with a chance of winning is to like and share this post, and comment below with your favourite Christmas song!

The winner will be picked at random as we open our advent calendar at the end of each day.

Good luck, and merry Christmas!

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So the winner of day 1 of advent is Clive Stringer 🎅 please send us a message to claim your prize 🎄

Kevin bloody Wilson Hey Santa Claus

Wizzard - I Wish It Could Be Christmas Every Day

The Bar Steward Sons of Val Doonican - The Gasman Cometh 😊

Gaz Brookfield Getting drunk for Christmas

Fairytale of New York- Kirsty McColl(RIP) & the Pogues xx

When Santa got stuck up the chimney 😂

Jingle bells

Rockin' around the Christmas tree Brenda Lee

'Fairy tale of New York' the Pogues..

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Frank Turner "Merry Christmas You C***s" 😁☃️

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‘Fairy Tale of New York’ has got to be my all time favourite 🎄

I’m with you Lisa, nothing like Christmas Wrapping! But also Gaude te.. that’s great!

Greg Lake - I Believe in Father Christmas

The pogues - fairy tale of new York ⛄🎄🎅

One more sleep

Happy Xmas (War is over) John Lennon and Yoko Ono

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This weekend only for Black Friday we will be doing 20% off ticket prices. The offer will run from 8am Friday 29th November until 8pm Sunday 1st December. The offer will be for BACs payments only, please drop us a message with how many tickets and we will let you know the bank details. ...

This weekend only for Black Friday we will be doing 20% off ticket prices. The offer will run from 8am Friday 29th November until 8pm Sunday 1st December. The offer will be for BACs payments only, please drop us a message with how many tickets and we will let you know the bank details.

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Definitely like a ticket please, such a fab time last year despite the weather! have pm'd, thanks.

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Yes please two adult tickets.

Absolutely shocking when your loyal customers who come year in, year out, spend more of their money early on, due to not knowing about this deal.. Really surprised by this. Will wait in future! Clearly no reward for loyalty.

Ouch. Well so much for loyal supporters buying early bird tickets! Out of order!

These tickets are loads cheaper than Early Birds I bought 😮 I paid £15.50 admin at ticket sellers. Why don't you do Bacs transfers ordinarily to cut out extortionate admin fees.

Hi can we have a family ticket and 1 under 12 please🏕🏕🎷🎸🎹

What about the teen weekend as I don't know if you can change the poster but was £48 and now £48

Hi normal Williams crew 7 tickets please send details to make payment.

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