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A fitting moniker if ever there was one, Long Island's Small Arms Dealer have concocted an impressive melodic punk Molotov with their debut, A Single Unifying Theory. Incendiary guitars collide with a steam train drum rumble as memorable, hook-doused refrains prepared in a style that's linked to Jawbox, Hot Water Music, and labelmates Latterman invade your consciousness. It's no coincidence that Phil Douglas of the aforementioned recorded, mixed, and mastered this winner of a disc. Gruff pipes courtesy of frontman Jason Lubrano give thick-riffed numbers like "Tonight... on a Very Special Episode," "Scumbagsville, CT," and "A Fire in the Mine" a persuasive touch. But straight-up punk aside, SAD do edgy, rock-based material just as convincingly, as evidenced by "Baby's Too High to Drive Tonight" and "Pagansong." Only the folksy "My Headlocks Are (Crazy)" is questionable, if only because Lubrano's gravelly voice is an ill fit for the strumming and affable female harmonies that engulf it. That aside, this is an explosive effort. ~ John D. Luerssen, Rovi


Formed: 2004 in Long Island, NY

Genre: Alternative

Years Active: '00s

The Long Island-based punk rock outfit Small Arms Dealer -- containing members from other area bands such as Contra, Fellow Project, On the Might of Princes and the Devil Himself -- came about in the spring of 2004. Group members Jason Lubrano (vocals), Andrew Karaptis (guitar), Lou Fontana (guitar), Adam Kuhn (drums), and Stephen Andolfo (bass) recorded a five-song demo, the Hot Knives EP, with the help of Latterman's Phil Douglas in August 2004. Small Arms...
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