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Guess what? We've expanded our Tips For Today listings to include Chicago, L.A. and London! Woooo. Check them out below.

New York

Screen shot 2012-05-16 at 6.21.15 PM.pngHead to the Brooklyn Museum to check out 2012 Beautiful People Caveman headline the latest edition of the museum's audiophile series. [via nymag]
 
VHS Or Beta play Bowery Ballroom with Gambit and MS MR. [via Bowery Ballroom]

CustomMade: The Custom Revolution at 3rd Ward: The Bushwick gallery hosts Mike Salguero, CEO and co-founder of CustomMade.com, to discuss the ongoing artisanal and custom-made craft trend. [via ArtSlant]

Los Angeles

Screen shot 2012-05-16 at 11.37.58 PM.pngBrooklyn-based surf-rock band Beach Fossils play the Echoplex with Catwalk to support. [via Flavorpill]

Through the Mic at LACMA:
LACMA combines music and art with a rare performance by local hip-hop trio 3MG -- their first live show in over five years. [via Flavorpill

George Carlin's 75th Birthday Celebration at The Comedy & Magic Club: Gary Shandling, Dana Gould, Rick Overton, Maria Bamford, Daryl Wright and more come out to celebrate what would have been the late comedian's 75th year. [via L.A. Weekly]

Chilean MC Ana Tijoux plays The Echo. [via L.A. Weekly]


Chicago

Screen shot 2012-05-16 at 11.46.58 PM.pngXiu Xiu and Dirty Beaches play Lincoln Hall. [via TimeOut]

Blackout Fest Kick-off Party: HoZac Records starts off their two-day underground rock festival with an art show at Bottom Lounge. [via Chicago Reader]

London

Screen shot 2012-05-17 at 12.03.27 AM.pngExperimental rap group Shabazz Palaces head to XOYO in support of their debut album, Black Up. [via TimeOut]

Calling all men: today's your last chance to head to the Spencer Hart pop-up shop to purchase luxury suits, shirts and more at cost price.  What's more, 20% of sales will be donated to a charitable cause. [via TimeOut]


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