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.
Kings Of Leon Break Out Career Spanning Set At Bethel Woods [Photos]
Kings of Leon brought an epic set list in tow at their recent Bethel Woods performance. The 25 song set list wore out most in the crowd in a good way.
SkyDaddy Brings The Funk To WRRV Sessions
SkyDaddy kicked off their late summer tour at WRRV Sessions and laid down some funky grooves this week.
So You Want To Be A WRRV Intern?
WRRV is on the hunt for our next team of interns who want to learn the in's and out's of this rapidly changing business. When you intern at WRRV, you'll be learning about more than just radio. You'll see how all things digital and video oriented are becoming super important to ho…
Top 3 Wildest Moments Aboard the WRRV Cruise-A-Palooza
Some wild and crazy things have happened on board the WRRV Cruise-A-Palooza in the 11 years we’ve been hosting them aboard the the River Rose. We decided to take a look back at some of top three most memorable. 1. Beer Can Crushing Guy: By far the most wild and crazy guy about the boat [ …
Hudson Valley Tourism Is Officially A Multi Billion Dollar Industry
Hudson Valley tourism continues to be a vital component of the local economy having topped $3.5 billion in revenue in 2016 according to a new report.
Are Hudson Valley Dunkin Donuts Headed For a Name Change?
Dunkin Donuts is considering a major change to their name that could affect many Hudson Valley locations. But don't worry the donuts aren't going anywhere.
Popular Amazon Show ‘Sneaky Pete’ Films In The Hudson Valley
The popular Amazon show Sneaky Pete, created by David Shore and Bryan Cranston of Breaking Bad fame, took over a Hudson Valley town last week. The show filmed in Nyack but transformed the town into the fictional community of Rosedale. The show was on location for Tuesday, Aug. 1 and Wednesday, Aug. …
The Killers Top The WRRV Buzzcuts For The Week
Every Friday at 5pm Simon counts down the top 5 most requested songs of the week with the WRRV Buzzcuts. Foster The People kick off the countdown with their anthemic new song ‘Doing It For The Money’. Hey at least they’re honest. Weezer check in at number four wit…
WRRV Sessions To Feature The Hudson Valley’s Own SkyDaddy
WRRV Sessions continues in the month of August with the Hudson Valley's own, Sky Daddy.
Original Faith No More Vocalist To Play Kingston Concert Friday
The legendary original lead singer of the band Faith No More will be playing a show in the Hudson Valley this weekend.