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.
Annual Foodstock Concert Set To Feature Living Colour Frontman
The annual Foodstock concert which benefits Hudson Valley charities has announced its date and killer lineup.
Holiday Tradition Sinterklaas Set To Return To Rhinebeck
The popular holiday tradition known as Sinterklaas will return to the Hudson Valley this fall and is expected to draw thousands.
Blue October Soundcheck Party: Here’s How To Enter
Here's how you can win your way into the Blue October soundcheck party this Sunday before their show at The Bardavon.
New Marist College Residence Hall Dedicated To Local Philanthropist
A new residence hall on campus at Marist College in Poughkeepsie was dedicated to a Hudson Valley philanthropist Friday.
Salsa Fresca Opening Another Hudson Valley Location
Salsa Fresca has announced plans for a massive expansion up and down the east coast. Part of that plan includes additional Hudson Valley restaurants with a new Poughkeepsie location opening before the end of the year.
All Port Authority Airports To Offer Free Wi-Fi
The next time you're flying somewhere out of a local airport, you can expect a much better wifi experience.
Blue October Debut New Music Video For ‘Daylight’
Blue October will be rocking out in Poughkeepsie on Sunday, November 11th, a stop on the I Hope You're Happy Tour. As they gear up for tour, they've just released a music video for the second single 'Daylight' and we're a little obsessed.
Panic! At The Disco Claim Top Buzzcut Honors (Again)
Each week Simon counts down the top five most requested songs with the WRRV Buzzcuts.
The Catskills Named One Of 10 Places Worldwide To Visit For 2019
Along with destinations in Italy and Peru, the Catskills has been named as one of the top 10 places in the world to visit in 2019.
Coldplay Movie In Hudson Valley Theaters For One Night Only
Coldplay has announced a career retrospective film called A Head Full of Dreams that will be shown in theaters worldwide for one night only. Here's where you can see it for yourself in the Hudson Valley.