Staff Picks: September

September typically means the post-festival announcement of a zillion great tours, so as well as the hand-picked gems our team of live experts have pulled together for you below, it's worth checking here to see everything that's been announced this September. We'd also like to draw your attention to our…

Venue Spotlight: Band On The Wall, Manchester

This week, we find out more about Band On The Wall in Manchester. We spoke to Marketing and Communications Officer, Liam Cook, who talks to us about the history of the venue, Joy Division, and Mancunian solidarity. See full listings for Band On The Wall in Manchester here. (Photo: John-Paul…

Mercury Prize nominees + winners ranked

The nominations for the 2017 Mercury Prize have just been announced, and it's another diverse selection. You can buy tickets to be at the Mercury Prize ceremony by clicking here. The winner won't be announced until September 14th, but we wanted to take a look at the nominees popularity amongst…

Ents24 Rising Comedy List

A few weeks ago we announced the new bands and musicians seeing the fastest rise in popularity amongst our users - and now it's comedy's turn. Ents24 users have been tracking artists since 2005, to be notified when a tour, festival appearance, presale or competition is announced. Acts and venues…

Staff Picks: August

August's a very special month in live entertainment. Not only do you have the comedy and theatre smorgasbord that is Edinburgh Fringe, you also have some of the last big festivals of the year and plenty of new tours and shows to boot. Here are our staff's personal highlights of…