Author Archives: Rob Alan

It’s time… A New SSV

It’s time… A New SSV

You may have seen a couple posts go live in Downloadable without tracks attached — sorry about that. Technical difficulties have been abundant recently. But that flub actually brings us to a giant announcement. Within the next few days (hopefully sooner), Stereo Subversion will be getting a huge face lift, and if we’re sticking with surgical […]

SSv Ziptape 2.2

SSv Ziptape 2.2

Ziptape comes early for a jump on February and #MusicMonday. Highlighted tracks are from Malachai, Young Galaxy, and STRFKR. Tell us what you think in the comments below, or send a tweet to @ssvmag! Download Ziptape 2.2 Here Young Galaxy, “Cover Your Tracks” – From the album Shapeshifting After 2011, the reinvented (and reinvigorated) Montreal quartet […]

SSv Ziptape 2.1

SSv Ziptape 2.1

We admit, we’ve been slacking here at Stereo Subversion. No longer. It’s our new year’s resolution to continue bringing you monthly free music. This month brings you a great (albeit late) holiday tune from Deer Tick, an absolutely irresistible track from the fantastic new hip-hop collective Mello Music Group, a preview of Loch Lomond’s upcoming […]

SSv Ziptape 1.9

SSv Ziptape 1.9

The September Ziptape features tracks from School of Seven Bells, Colour Revolt and much more. Tell us what you think in the comments below, or send a tweet to @ssvmag! Download Ziptape 1.9 Here Noun – “Brother” Screaming Females vocalist Marissa Paternoster takes the solo road as Noun. The Colour Revolt – “8 Years” The Mississippi […]

SSv Ziptape 1.8

SSv Ziptape 1.8

The August Ziptape features tracks from N.A.S.A, Steel Train and much more. Tell us what you think in the comments below, or send a tweet to @ssvmag! Download Ziptape 1.8 Here Trances Arc – “Boom City” Trances Arc’s tight rock and roll musicianship and fist-raising melodies are an absolutely winning combination. Lights On – “Red […]

SSv Ziptape 1.7

SSv Ziptape 1.7

The July Ziptape features tracks from Loch Lomond, Stars and much more. Tell us what you think in the comments below, or send a tweet to @ssvmag! Download July Ziptape 1.7 Here Holy Fiction — “Iron Eyes” The captivating builds of Holy Fiction’s grounded rock stretch through every track on their new disc. Loch Lomond — “Ghost […]

SSv Ziptape 1.6

SSv Ziptape 1.6

After a month on hiatus, our June Ziptape 1.6 returns and features tracks from The Mynabirds, Wovenhand and much more. Tell us what you think in the comments below, or send a tweet to @ssvmag! Download June Ziptape 1.6 Here The Prids – “In The Fall” Compelling hazy guitar work featuring Doug Martsch of Built to Spill. […]

SSv Ziptape 1.4

SSv Ziptape 1.4

The April Ziptape 1.4 features an posthumous releases from Elliott Smith as well as music from Nada Surf, Drive-By Truckers, K’naan and Annuals. Tell us what you think in the comments below, or send a tweet to @ssvmag! Download April Ziptape 1.4 Here Nada Surf – “Electrocution” – If I Had A Hi-Fi New Bill Fox cover […]

SSv Ziptape 1.3

SSv Ziptape 1.3

The March Ziptape 1.3 features an exclusive from Matthew Mayfield. Tell us what you think in the comments below, or send a tweet to @ssvmag! Download Ziptape 1.3 Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – “Beat the Devil’s Tattoo” – Beat the Devil’s Tattoo BRMC have never sounded so good; blistering rock and roll Matt Pond PA – […]

SSv Ziptape 1.2

SSv Ziptape 1.2

The February Ziptape 1.2 features songs from The Secret Machines, Magnetic Fields and more. Tell us what you think in the comments below, or send a tweet to @ssvmag! Download Ziptape 1.2 The Book of Love / The Magnetic Fields 2:42 Someday Maybe / City Light 2:46 Never Turn Around / Gobotron 2:30 L.O.N. / N.A.M.B. 5:36 Slowly […]