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.
Town And Country Highlights ‘Fun Things To Do’ In The Hudson Valley
More national attention for the Hudson Valley as Town and Country Magazine highlights the most fun things to do in the Hudson Valley. The online travel guide credits an unseasonably warm fall for added opportunities to explore the area.
WRRV Presents J. Roddy Walston & The Business, Arkells And The Racer
WRRV Presents the first annual Holiday Hangover concert featuring J. Roddy Walston & The Business, Arkells and the Hudson Valley's own The Racer. So when the turkey and gravy have settled come work off some calories with these great bands.
Sentencing Delayed For Kayak Killer
It's a case that caught national attention, and now it will be dragged further into November. Angelika Graswald was set to be sentenced for criminally negligent homicide this week, but will now take place November 9th.
New Arrivals Drive Stewart Airport Traffic Increase
It's been a big year for Stewart Airport in Newburgh, as they're having their best year since 2008 in terms of overall traffic. But could 2018 be even bigger?
A Number Of Hudson Valley Bridges ‘Functionally Obsolete’
A new report states the Hudson Valley has a number of functionally obsolete bridges that will need work in the near future. Ulster County is third in all of New York state with 46 such bridges. New York City is in the worst shape with 86.
Thirty Seconds To Mars Overtake Beck For #1
Every Friday at 5pm Simon counts down the top 5 most requested songs of the week with the WRRV Buzzcuts.
WRRV Boo Ball Schedule
The big day is upon us! The WRRV Boo Ball is tonight at The Chance in Poughkeepsie. Here's a run down of tonight's entertainment.
Grouplove Perform Private Acoustic Set At WRRV [Photos]
Grouplove are currently on tour with Imagine Dragons and K.Flay. They took time out of their busy schedule to play a private acoustic show for a select group of WRRV listeners.
Former Hudson Valley Resort To Become Sports Complex
A former Hudson Valley resort could see new life as a sports complex that would also feature two hotels on the property.
Vassar College Observatory To Host Open Night
Take star gazing to a whole other level this Wednesday night as Vassar College will open it's observatory to the public. The Vassar Observatory holds some of the most powerful telescopes in all of New York State.