Tips for Today: Gossip in London + Kristen Schaal & Janeane Garofalo in NYC

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

New York

Tell Your Friends! It's the Spring Fling! at the Bell House
A comedy night to welcome spring with Kristen Schaal (who was so good on 30 Rock this season as a deranged page), Janeane Garofalo, Chrisitan Finnegan and rappers Hand Job Academy, whose album, Red Vadge Of Courage you can listen to here. Hosted by comedian/writer Liam McEneaney. [Via The Bell House]

Beach House at Bowery Ballroom
Alex Scally and Victoria Legrand bring their woozy, dreamy indie-pop to Bowery Ballroom in support of their new album, Bloom. With Zomes with Hannna Olivegreen. [Via Bowery Presents]

The Moth Story Slam at Housing Works
10 story tellers share their funny, cringe-worthy, tear-jerking and or absolutely cringe-worthy tales based around a single topic. Tonight's theme is "Human Resoources," so you know it's going to be good. Limited tickets left at the door -- get there early. [Via Flavorpill]


La Sera at Township
The Vivian Girls' Katy Goodman performs as her side project, featuring similar girl-group-esque garage pop to get down to. With Videotape. [Via Flavorpill]

Meshuggah at House of Blues
A night of sludgy death metal with Meshuggah, Baroness and Decapitated. [Via ChicagoReader]

Los Angeles

Light Asylum + Chelsea Wolfe at Echoplex
Darkwave duo Light Asylum (featured in our May issue, by the by) play with spooky folkstress Chelsea Wolfe. Wear all black. [Via LAWeekly]


Gossip at XOYO
Beth Ditto and co. play in support of their new album A Joyful Noise (which has the most boonanas album cover we've seen in a while!) [ Via Time Out]

EMA at Scala
Erika M. Anderson brings her haunting lo-fi sound to Scala in support of her acclaimed 2011 album, Past Life Martyred Saints. Fun fact: Anderson's a Britney Spears fan [Via Time Out]

Pongathon at Rich Mix
Rich Mix's two floors are transformed into ping-pong central tonight for a Pongathon, in which participants can win prizes and get tips from pros. [Via Flavorpill]

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