Aug 27, Kim: "To my family I am sorry but my boobs are on the Internet today." When we spoke to Matt Johnson about making Matt & Kim’s Lightning last year, he explained that he was “excited to do as little possible to the songs production-wise and still have them be strong.”. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Lightning Remixes - Matt and Kim on AllMusic - - It's hard to believe that after after. Aug 27, Matt & Kim Get Naked on Lightning Remixes Cover, LP Comes With Sticker to Go Over Kim's Boobs Check out their dates below. Lightning.
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The band's energetically melodic music proved to be just what many TV shows, video games, and advertisers were looking for, and their songs could be heard in ads for Bacardi, on episodes of Community, and on the soundtrack of the game NBA Live Their next album was their first with an outside producer, Ben Allen, who had worked with Gnarls Barkley and Animal Collective.
It proved their most popular album yet, cracking the Top 40 on Billboard and earning them spots on stadium tours with blink and My Chemical Romance.
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After that experiment, the band went back to producing their own albums and after six months of hard work, their fourth album, Lightning, was released in late It was a return to the stripped-down, punky sound of the past, but with more variety and even a piano-led near-ballad to close it out. The duo spent almost all of on the road, playing with Passion Pit and on the summer festival circuit. The band swung back to having outside producers on their next album, 's New Glow, which was released by Harvest Records.
To craft a set of songs that incorporated far more hip-hop and radio pop sounds than ever before, the duo called in Lars Stalfors and Jesse Shatkin to help. The record once again hit the upper reaches of the Billboard album chart and they hit the road for their usual long string of dates. The road stretched on and the band played more shows until their March show at Mexico's Vaiven Festival, when Kim badly injured her knee during a stage routine gone wrong.
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The pair had to cancel dates while Kim underwent surgery and then a long recovery which the pair documented in a string of YouTube videos. The duo also performed the song on an episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live! The video was filmed during winter on a cold day. They also engaged in a two-month nationwide tour from September to November.
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They released their third studio album, Sidewalksin November on the Fader Label. This was the duo's first album to not be self-produced.Matt and Kim - "Overexposed" (Official First Listen)
Instead, Ben Allen, who had previously produced albums for Gnarls Barkley and Animal Collectivewas one of the co-producers. When comparing the budget for the "Cameras" video against the one for "Lessons Learned," Johnson noted, "We spent 10 times as much money to make this happen. The duo released their fourth studio album, Lightningon the Fader Label in October They premiered the lead single from the album, "Get It," with an accompanying lyric video in January The band toured extensively upon the release of New Glow, commencing with a U.
More US and Canadian festivals followed throughout the summer.
They returned to the UK for an arena tour supporting Fall Out Boy, including two nights at Wembley Arena and finished out the year in the US doing festivals, college shows and radio events.