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.
Former Marist Kicker Myers Sets Record With Seven Field Goals
Current Jets placekicker and former Marist student-athlete Jason Myers had a big day in at the Meadowlands on Sunday.
Have You Heard The Legend Of The Hudson Valley Hobgoblin?
Legend has it a hobgoblin occupies the steeple of a Hudson Valley church and reportedly disrupts church services to this day with the sound of loud snoring.
Top 5 Songs Andrew McMahon Should Play At The WRRV Boo Ball
We're in for a treat at the WRRV Boo Ball this year. Andrew McMahon In The Wilderness is set to headline and we've got $1,500 in prize money to give away for the best costumes. Here are the five songs we're hoping Andrew doesn't leave Poughkeepsie without playing.
Mumford & Sons Tops Buzzcuts Two Weeks In A Row
Each week Simon counts down the top five most requested songs with the WRRV Buzzcuts.
Twilight Back In Hudson Valley Theaters For 10th Anniversary
The cult classic Twilight will be back in Hudson Valley theaters for a limited time only to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the original release of the movie.
Over $1 Million Dollars Raised For Local Veterans Organizations
A local campaign to raise funds for local veterans organizations was able to put together more than $1 million in donations this year.
Edie Brickell & New Bohemians Set For Poughkeepsie Gig
Neo-psychedelic icons Edie Brickell & New Bohemians will descend upon Poughkeepsie this fall when they play a gig at The Bardavon on Saturday, November 10th.
3.6-Mile Mario M. Cuomo Bridge Walking Path Preview Revealed
The newly constructed Governor Mario M. Cuomo Bridge will feature a 3.6-mile walking and biking path that will connect Rockland and Westchester Counties. For the first time, the public can get a good look at the new project, thanks to a new video preview.
New Law Outlaws Sparklers In Westchester County
Don't even think about carrying one across the border. A sparkler ban has gone into effect in Westchester County and could result in a $500 fine just for using one.
Talent Needed For Hudson Valley Photo Shoot
A photo shoot set for Hudson is looking for talent. Producers are seeking males and females for a Bed and Breakfast themed project and it's a paid gig.