I’m Simon and I host the WRRV afternoon show weekdays 3-7. I was born and raised outside of Hartford and moved to Poughkeepsie to go to Marist. After that, I started a band and got a job here at station. Things I'm into: Festivals, drum solos and grilled cheese. Things I'm not into: Polka, close talkers and burnt grilled cheese. Top 3 music fests to look forward to every year: Mountain Jam, Gathering of the Vibes and Bonnaroo. Sports teams: Bears, Red Sox, Golden State Warriors. My favorite parts of working at WRRV? Artist interviews, concerts, backstage passes and of course free pizza.
WRRV Sessions To Feature The Hudson Valley’s Own SkyDaddy
WRRV Sessions continues in the month of August with the Hudson Valley's own, Sky Daddy.
Original Faith No More Vocalist To Play Kingston Concert Friday
The legendary original lead singer of the band Faith No More will be playing a show in the Hudson Valley this weekend.
Benefit Concert To Raise Money For Greenwood Lake Skate Park
A Hudson Valley benefit show aims to raise funds to build a skate park in Greenwood Lake.
WRRV Sessions With Glass Animals Canceled
Unfortunately we have some difficult news to pass along. Glass Animals won't be performing at WRRV Sessions this Friday.
Dutchess County Ranks Among Nations Best In Technology
Dutchess County has been selected among the nations best when it comes to the use of technology and innovation to better serve local residents.
Guilty Plea Announced In The Graswald Kayak Homicide
The District Attorney's office in Orange County has announced a guilty plea of criminally negligent homicide in the case of Angelika Graswald. The charges are in connection with the drowning death of her finance Vincent Viafore in April of 2015.
WRRV’s Backyard Barbeque
WRRV and Budweiser are teaming up to help you throw a Labor Day party to remember!
Actor And Former Hudson Valley Resident John Heard Dies At Age 71
Actor John Heard who is perhaps best know as the father in Home Alone has passed away at the age of 71. Heard spent the 90s and early 2000s as a Hudson Valley resident.
This Is Why the Hudson Valley Is Indirectly Responsible for Hippies
A local mansion is at the center of the Hudson Valley's responsibility for furthering the 1960's psychedelic scene.
Arcade Fire Top Countdown Ahead Of Album Release Date
Every Friday at 5pm Simon counts down the top 5 most requested songs of the week with the WRRV Buzzcuts. The Foo Fighters will be dropping their new album in September and the new song ‘Run’ shows up at number five today. Weezer and their perfectly timed ‘Feels Li…