What’s New Now: Podcast from X103.9

What’s New Now is a podcast released every Friday from X1039 where we cover new music from the week. Follow along with the playlist in the podcast link!

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NEW EPISODE: Friday, October 22 | My Morning Jacket, Lana Del Rey, Circa Survive and more!

In this week’s episode of What’s New Now, Shawn, Cate and Summer talk new releases from My Morning Jacket, Lana Del Rey, Circa Survive, plus new singles out this week!

Friday, October 15 | Tom Morello’s “The Atlas Underground Fire”, Finneas, Wilderado, and more!

Shawn, Cate and Summer talk new releases on another New Music Friday! Tom Morello’s huge new album “The Atlas Underground” featuring tons of different bands and artists is the big one for us today. Plus, we talk new albums from Wilderado, Finneas, BLACKSTARKIDS, and more!

NEW EPISODE: Friday, October 8 | Chris Vos of The Record Company

Today for X1039’s What’s New Now, Cate talks with Chris Vos from The Record Company about their new album ‘Play Loud’ which is out today! Chris does a deep dive into the making of the album, what it means to the band to put it out after the last couple years, their upcoming tour, and more! Full interview here:

Also, shout out to UPSAHL, The World Is A Beautiful Place And I’m No Longer Afraid To Die, We Are Scientists and more for releasing new albums today! Check out our picks for New Music Friday here:

Friday, October 1 | What’s New Now- Ghost, Ministry, Mastodon, Arrested Youth studio session, and more!

Happy October 1! We have lots to pack into this New Music Friday with new music out this week from Ghost, Ministry, Mastodon, Secondhand Sound, IDLES, and tons more! Plus, check out our studio session with Arrested Youth when they stopped by the X1039 studio.

Friday, September 24 | What’s New Now- Des Rocs, Alt-J, The Lumineers, and more!

It’s New Music Friday! Summer and Cate talk up the new music out this week from Des Rocs, Alt-J, The Lumineers, and tons more! Also, here’s the full interview with Des Rocs:

NEW EPISODE: Friday, September 17 | What’s New Now- Dead Sara, Billy Idol, The War On Drugs, Rolling Stones “Top 500 Songs Of All Time”, and more!

For New Music Friday, Shawn and Cate talk up new releases from Dead Sara, Billy Idol, The War On Drugs, and many more.
They also take a look at The Rolling Stones Top 500 Songs of All Time list that came out this week, and like everyone, judge it hard!

Friday, September 10 | What’s New Now- Slothrust, Metallica Blacklist, The BAND CAMINO, and more!

It’s another New Music Friday! Today, we got new music from Slothrust, Amyl & The Sniffers, The BAND CAMINO, plus Metallica’s Blacklist is finally out.
Shawn, Summer, and Cate from X1039 recap their favorites in today’s episode of What’s New Now. You can follow along with the playlist below.

Friday, September 3 | In Studio with The Foxies

The Foxies stopped by the X1039 studio this week after their first show ever at The Black Sheep in Colorado Springs! Shawn talked to Julia and Jake from The Foxies about their current tour, touring with Billy Idol, naviagting a pandemic as an artist, and tons more. Plus, we get a gorgeous acoustic version of “Summer Never Dies” performed here at the X1039 studio.

Friday, August 27 | What’s New Now- Halsey, Chvrches, Gorillaz, and more!


Friday, August 20 | What’s New Now- Lorde, Aaliyah, The Joy Formidable, and more!

Shawn, Summer and Cate recap lots of new music out this week from Lorde, The Joy Formidable, Aaliyah, the Flag Day soundtrack and more! It starts with a little bit of crying, but they snapped back into it fast.

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Friday, August 6: MTV 40th Anniversary

Shawn and Cate go back to 1981 and talk about the launch of MTV, it’s influence on music and pop culture through the years, and their vastly different MTV experiences.

Friday, July 30: What’s New Now: Billie Eilish, Bleachers, Prince, and more!

Cate can’t stop talking about new music out today from Bleachers, plus she and Shawn talk new music from Billie Eilish, Prince, Jelani Aryeh, Des Rocs, and more!

Friday, July 16: What’s New Now: Clairo, Willow, Jawny and more!

Shawn, Summer, and Cate get together on New Music Friday and gush about all the great new music out both today and this week including:

Friday, July 9: The Metallica Blacklist

Shawn and Cate dissect what we know so far about the upcoming ‘The Metallica Blacklist’ album, which is a covers album of Metallica’s ‘Black’ album. They also dive into the always spicy Youtube comments to see how Metallica fans really feel.

Friday, June 25: What’s New Now: Joywave, Metallica, Behind The Music, and more!

Get a quick recap of this week in music, plus shows announced and albums out today!

Friday, June 18: What’s New Now: Twenty One Pilots, The Killers, Unto Others, and more!

Shawn and Cate recap this week in music from the X1039 studio talking up Twenty One Pilots’ huge tour announcement, The Killers teaming up with Bruce Springsteen, Rob Halford basically getting KNIGHTED, and much more!

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