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.
Hip-Hop Legend DMX Returns To The Hudson Valley
Hudson Valley native and hip-hop legend, DMX is set to return to The Chance in Poughkeepsie this winter.
Imagine Dragons Take It All The Way To #1
Imagine Dragons and Walk The Moon lead the pack on this week's WRRV Buzzcuts.
Hudson Valley Ski Mountain Adds High Speed Gondolas
Skiers at the Hudson Valley's Belleayre Ski Center won't have to brave the elements on their way to the summit anymore after 60 high speed gondolas now get the job done in style.
Taco Bell Set To Roll Out Nacho Fries To Hudson Valley Locations
It's a tasty addition to the menu that might not agree with that new diet of yours. But for just a buck, Nacho Fries are coming to Hudson Valley Taco Bell locations.
New Food Delivery Service Coming To The Hudson Valley
A new food delivery service will begin serving Hudson Valley residents next week. So when you just don't feel like going out to the grocery store, you can have everything delivered to your door.
Ulster County Sheriffs Warn Of Increased Risk Of Phone Scams In 2018
The number of phone scam artists is on the rise across the country and the Hudson Valley certainly isn't immune to the issue.
New York DEC Wants Your Help Finding Bear Dens
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is seeking the public's help in locating bear dens in the Hudson Valley and across New York state.
Hudson Valley Man Allegedly Places Secret Spy Camera
A bigwig director from CNBC, a lower Hudson Valley resident, faces charges after a teenage nanny allegedly found a secret video camera in a private bathroom on his property.
WRRV’s Top 13 Songs of 2017
We've been fortunate to have so much great music this year. Here's a rundown of the top songs of 2017. Let us know if we forgot anything.
State Funds Allocated For Woodstock Reunion Concert
As part of the $84 million coming to the Hudson Valley to spur economic development, several hundred thousand of that will go towards a potential 50th anniversary concert to commemorate the original Woodstock.