8 p.m. Friday, October 19, at House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, 832-667-7733 or www.hob.com/houston.
Infectious pop, bright-eyed wonder and criminally catchy hooks have made Matt & Kim one of the best live acts to emerge out of the Aughties. The duo — keyboardist Matt Johnson and drummer Kim Schifino — feed off the energy of the crowd, and usually end up in some sort of sweaty, contorted position onstage by the end of the night. Their latest album, Lightning, is another pleasing set of quirky indie-pop that will slap the frown right off your ironically moustachioed face.
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