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.
How Will Bankruptcy Affect Hudson Valley Toys R Us?
The rumors have turned out to be true, Toys R Us has declared bankruptcy. But how will that affect their four Hudson Valley locations?
Did You Pay Cash For Your Hudson Valley Home?
The real estate market is heating up in the Hudson Valley. So much so, that more and more people are paying cash for their homes.
Sights And Scenes From The 2017 Hudson River Craft Beer Festival
The fifth annual Hudson River Craft Beer Festival took place Saturday in Beacon and thousands showed to enjoy the tasty craft beers/ciders, delicious food and beautiful weather.
Jolt Cola Is Returning To Hudson Valley Store Shelves
Jolt Cola is making a return to Hudson Valley store shelves but you'll only be able to get it from just one location.
Thirty Seconds To Mars Hit #1 On The WRRV Buzzcuts
Every Friday at 5pm Simon counts down the top 5 most requested songs of the week with the WRRV Buzzcuts.
Top Five 1980s Slang Words That The Hudson Valley Needs Resurrect
The 1980's were a decade of big hair and excess and some of the language used doesn't translate well into modern times. Which is exactly why we need to bring some of these amazing words back into our everyday lives.
Hudson Valley Veterans Program Loses Federal Funding
Vital funding that helped homeless Hudson Valley veterans has been cut by the federal government.
Andrew McMahon Meet + Greet [PHOTOS]
Andrew McMahon In The Wilderness joined us for a special 'Back To School' edition of WRRV Sessions.
WRRV Sessions For October To Feature Atlas Genius & Magic Giant
WRRV Sessions continues in the month of October will feature not one but two bands.
Where In The Hudson Valley Is It Legal To Make A Left Hand Turn On Red?
Taking a left hand turn on red just feels wrong. But there is at least one place in the Hudson Valley where it's completely legal.