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.
Three Hudson Valley Cities Among New York’s Worst Places to Live for 2017
Three Hudson Valley cities have ranked among the top 10 worst places to live in the state of New York for 2017.
New WRRV DJ Line-up Announced
You may have noticed some new DJs on the air on WRRV over the past few weeks and months. It's time to introduce you to the new daily line-up.
311 Drops New Album, Preps For NYC Gig
311 will be hitting up New York City soon and a WRRV Sessions band will be opening up the show. 311 is on tour in support of their new album Mosaic, and New Politics are opening up on a bunch of dates.
Police: Hudson Valley Teen Sets Finger On Fire With Rubbing Alcohol
In an attempt to recreate and online stunt, a Hudson Valley teen lit his finger on fire while covered in rubbing alcohol and nearly burned his house down in the process.
Foo Fighters Continue Impressive Run At #1
Every Friday at 5pm Simon counts down the top 5 most requested songs of the week with the WRRV Buzzcuts. The Killers have released new music for the first time in several years and the new song ‘The Man’ is already finding success on the WRRV Buzzcuts. Portugal. The Man …
Traffic Advisory Issued For Stewart Airport For New York Air Show
Orange County Sheriff Carl DuBois has issued a traffic advisory for the area surrounding Stewart Airport this weekend. The New York Air Show will be taking place and thousands of spectators are expected to flock to the area. The show will feature the legendary Blue Angels, formerly known as the Unit…
Presenting WRRV’s Ticket To Alt Rock At Bethel Woods
WRRV's Ticket to Alt Rock is going to get you into this summers 2 biggest shows at Bethel Woods, Incubus/Jimmy Eat World and Kings of Leon. But it will only be available for a limited time so grab them while they last.
U2, The Lumineers Set To Take On Met Life Stadium
U2 along with openers The Lumineers, will leave their mark on Met Life Stadium in East Rutheford New Jersey these next two nights.
Jack Black Movie Filmed In The Hudson Valley Coming To Netflix
A Jack Black movie that was filmed in the lower Hudson Valley will soon be an option next time you're looking to Netflix and chill. .
Super Nintendo Classic Coming To Hudson Valley Stores This Fall
Nintendo is gearing up for another re-release of a classic gaming system and Hudson Valley shoppers will undoubtedly be trying to track one down for themselves when released this fall.