Cute Is What We Aim For will headline a short run of dates this October. Support acts will be Mercy Mercedes, Phone Calls From Home, and Sunday Night Scene. The band has been hard at work on their upcoming new album due in early 2011. Singer Shaant Hacikyan commented, “It’s great to get back on the road and try out some new songs. We are really excited for these shows.”
Upcoming Tour Dates:
Oct 15 2010 6:00P L3 Nightclub Saint Catherines, Ontario *
Oct 16 2010 6:00P Lost Horizon Syracuse, New York
Oct 17 2010 6:00P The Loft Poughkeepsie , New York
Oct 19 2010 6:00P CMJ-Bowery Poetry Club New York, New York *
Oct 20 2010 6:00P The Chameleon Lancaster, Pennsylvania
Oct 21 2010 6:00P Diesel Rock N Country Bar Virginia Beach, Virginia
Oct 22 2010 6:00P Webster Underground Hartford, Connecticut
Oct 23 2010 6:00P Pearl St Northampton, Massachusetts
Oct 24 2010 6:00P Jerky’s Live Music Hall Providence, Rhode Island
*Just Cute Is What We Aim For on these dates
Dave Melillo of Cute Is What We Aim For attributes his passion for animal rights to his love of Goldfinger and John Feldmann’s commitment to the cause. “Bands like Anti-Flag and Bane inspired me to learn more about what was going on in the world and find out ways that I could help,” the bassist said. If you feel inspired to be a voice for animals, learn how to get active in your community and then enter the contest at peta2.com for a chance to win an autographed Cute Is What We Aim For poster and CD. The contest ends May 25th, and one winner will be chosen and notified by June 8th.
Check out PETA’s interview with Melillo below.
Cute Is What We Aim For are out with the video to their new single ‘Doctor’, the second single from the Buffalo, New York powerpop group’s second studio album ‘Rotation’, in stores now on Fueled By Ramen. Watch the Lex Hallaby directed video below.
Cute Is What We Aim For checked in with fans on the Fueled By Ramen YouTube channel, asking them to vote for their new single ‘Practice Makes Perfect’ now on MTV’s ‘Total Request Live’. Watch it below the cut.
Cute Is What We Aim For posted a video update to hype Tuesday’s release of their new album ‘Rotation’ on Fueled By Ramen. They talked about how the CD is under $10 at Target, their t-shirt is under $20 at Hot Topic, the CD is on iTunes with bonus tracks, and they’re on tour now. Watch the message below the fold.
Cute Is What We Aim For are out with the video for their new single ‘Practice Makes Perfect’, from the Buffalo, New York alternative rock group’s second album ‘Rotation’, in stores Tuesday (June 24) on Fueled By Ramen. Watch it via YouTube below.
A behind-the-scenes look at the making of Cute Is What We Aim For’s video for ‘Practice Makes Perfect’ has been posted at the Fueled By Ramen YouTube channel. The clip begins with co-director Christopher Louie and the band’s vocalist Shaant Hacikyan describing the video’s concept. Drummer Tom Falcone then films his bathroom scene, followed by guitarist Jeff Czum conducting a crowd singalong before knocking over an urn. Watch the clip via YouTube below.
Cute Is What We Aim For posted a commercial promoting their tour this summer with Ace Enders, Danger Radio and Powerspace at Fueled By Ramen’s YouTube channel. Watch it below.
Video footage of Cute Is What We Aim For at the band’s photo shoot with Andrew Zaeh for their new album ‘Rotation’, in stores June 24th on Fueled By Ramen, has been posted online. Watch the clip, featuring comments from the band members, below.
Cute Is What We Aim For posted a video promoting the release of the deluxe edition of their new album ‘Rotation’, available at store.fueledbyramen.com. Watch it via YouTube below.