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.
Bannerman Island Movie Series Continues With Another Classic Film
The Bannerman Island film series comes to a close this weekend with another classic movie.
Hudson Valley Hearings To Cover Proposed Central Hudson Rate Hikes
You will have three opportunities to let your opinion be heard regarding the proposed Central Hudson rate hikes.
The Definitive List Of WRRV Sessions Artists (So Far)
After more than 30 months of WRRV Sessions, we've decided to compile a list of all the performances to date. Why? Because if we don't do it soon, we're going to forget.
Cage The Elephant Covers Hudson Valley Man’s Song For New Album ‘Unpeeled’
Cage The Elephant released their very first live album Unpeeled earlier this year and it features a song originally written by a Hudson Valley resident.
How Will Bankruptcy Affect Hudson Valley Toys R Us?
The rumors have turned out to be true, Toys R Us has declared bankruptcy. But how will that affect their four Hudson Valley locations?
Did You Pay Cash For Your Hudson Valley Home?
The real estate market is heating up in the Hudson Valley. So much so, that more and more people are paying cash for their homes.
Sights And Scenes From The 2017 Hudson River Craft Beer Festival
The fifth annual Hudson River Craft Beer Festival took place Saturday in Beacon and thousands showed to enjoy the tasty craft beers/ciders, delicious food and beautiful weather.
Jolt Cola Is Returning To Hudson Valley Store Shelves
Jolt Cola is making a return to Hudson Valley store shelves but you'll only be able to get it from just one location.
Thirty Seconds To Mars Hit #1 On The WRRV Buzzcuts
Every Friday at 5pm Simon counts down the top 5 most requested songs of the week with the WRRV Buzzcuts.
Top Five 1980s Slang Words That The Hudson Valley Needs Resurrect
The 1980's were a decade of big hair and excess and some of the language used doesn't translate well into modern times. Which is exactly why we need to bring some of these amazing words back into our everyday lives.