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.
Lovelytheband Drops By The WRRV Studios
Lovelytheband dropped by the WRRV studios this week to talk about their new single 'Broken' which is blowing up all over the country.
What Would You Do With An Empty Hudson Valley Lot?
If you had an opportunity to completely redevelop a prime piece of Hudson Valley real estate, what would you build?
Movies on Bannerman Island Return This Summer
Movie screenings on Bannerman Island were a runaway success last summer and they're set to continue in the summer of 2018. Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure will be the very first movie will be shown on Saturday, June 9th from 7-10pm.
New Scam Targeting Netflix Users
If you're a current Netflix subscriber and want to keep binging on the second season of Stranger Things, there's another scam going around targeting your account.
Multiple Mountain Jam Artists Win Big at the Grammys
Two bands on the bill for this summers Mountain Jam Festival at Hunter Mountain can now add Grammy-winner to their resume. While two artists on the bill in 2016 took home awards as well.
Feature Horror Film Seeks Hudson Valley Orchard
A feature-length horror movie that will be shot in the Hudson Valley is looking for the creepiest orchard around.
New Hudson Valley Tasting Room Opens Its Doors
Have you checked out Arrowood Outpost? It's the Hudson Valley's newest tasting room and it's located on Church Street in New Paltz.
February Sessions Act Lands At Number One On The Buzzcuts
Every Friday at 5 pm Simon counts down the top 5 most requested songs of the week with the WRRV Buzzcuts.
Popular Poughkeepsie Deli Opening New Location at Marist
One of Poughkeepsie most popular eateries will be opening up a new location on the campus of Marist College.
A Night To Remember With Dashboard Confessional In Newburgh
WRRV Sessions featuring Chris Carrabba of Dashboard Confessional will go down as one of the best performances we've hosted yet at Newburgh Brewing Company.