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Matt and Kim

Matt and Kim
Formed: 2004 in Brooklyn, NY
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Group Members: Matt Johnson, Kim Schifino
Biography: Keyboardist Matt Johnson and drummer Kim Schifino create the giddy, punky pop music of Matt and Kim. The two came together in 2004 while attending the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, and sessions for their debut album began two years later after a spring tour with Meneguar. Featuring vocals from both members, ...Read full biography
Lightning
Released: 2012
Label: One Label
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On their fourth album, 2012's Lightning, the hyperactive duo Matt & Kim don't do anything too unexpected. There are no string sections, no guitar solos, no children's choirs, no introspective ballads about ...Read full review
Grand
Released: 2009
Label: Fader
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"I'm feeling restless; don't slow down!" advises Matt Johnson during Grand, the hyperkinetic follow-up to Matt & Kim's equally hyperkinetic debut. Grand makes good use of that advice, sandwiching 11 songs ...Read full review
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