Review + Photos: Cute Is What We Aim For at Rickshaw Stop

Cute Is What We Aim For (photo: Estefany Gonzalez) This year marked the 10-year anniversary of the album The Same Old Blood Rush With A New Touch. The record put Cute Is What We Aim For on the map and it has since sold countless copies. While the New Yorkers have played in the Bay Area a handful of times, Sunday, October 9, was the band's first time playing at Rickshaw Stop. At the start of the show, frontman Shaant Hacikyan told the crowd to sing along with him. He said he didn’t care if the audience knew the words and encouraged them [...]

Cute Is What We Aim For plays Rickshaw this weekend by popular demand

During emo’s golden area, Cute Is What We Aim For released The Same Old Blood Rush With A New Touch, an album that became a a must-have for many music lovers. As the band embarks on a tour for the record's 10-year anniversary, fans submitted enough request to Fanbassador, a site that allows fans to bring artists to specific cities, to add a tour date at Rickshaw Stop in San Francisco. The band’s lineup has undergone a number of changes throughout the years, with frontman Shaant Hacikyan as the only constant member. Now, Tom Falcone and Jeffrey Czum from the respective [...]

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