Just as Nostradamus prophesied, New Jersey will replace Brooklyn as indie rock’s mecca. With bands like Real Estate, Ducktails, and Fluffy Lumbers creating their own buzz , the prophesy seems to be coming to pass.
Nevertheless, Fluffy Lumbers are still carving out a name for themselves in the garden state. While Employing the drum machine percussion of Ducktails, the Lumbers opt for a more crunchy sound. The guys mix the overblown guitar tendencies of shoegaze, pepper in some slacker vocals, all while surfing on a big pile of lo-fi charm.