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…

The Hardest Working Artists of 2016

We're pleased to reveal the hardest working artists of the year in the worlds of music and comedy. The charts, based on data from the UK's biggest live guide, determine which original music acts and comedians performed at the most different UK venues this year – with some surprising results. With…

The UK's Hottest Live Cities

Recently, we were asked: "Which city has the strongest live music scene in the UK?" So we dug deep into our data to find out. We list more forthcoming events in the UK than anyone else. Since 2005, our users have been able to track artists, venues and events so…

2015: The Results (Part Two)

For Part One of our 2015 roundup, revealing the Hardest Working artists of the year, click here. As the UK's biggest live guide, listing more events than anyone else, we're pleased to have connected more than 15 million fans of music, comedy, sport, theatre, clubbing, cinema and days out with…