Staff Picks: Smart Gift Finder edition

As you've hopefully noticed, we've just launched our Smart Gift Finder. It's a seriously useful tool that takes a few bits of basic info about a person (as little as their name or age and location will do) and generates a list of events near them that they're likely to…

Staff Picks: November

As Winter closes in, the doors of thousands of venues open up: November's a particularly busy time for live music, comedy and theatre. We're listing thousands of events coming up next month, but a handful of our live entertainment experts wanted to let you know about just a few that…

Staff Picks: October

October is around the corner, and we've gathered a selection of our personal favourites from the thousands upon thousands of shows coming up in the next month. From Belgian metal to family-friendly fur balls, intelligent hip-hop to indie nostalgia, you'll find it all below. As ever, simply click on a…

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…

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…