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.
Thirty Seconds To Mars ‘Walk On Water’ Back At Number One
Every Friday at 5pm Simon counts down the top 5 most requested songs of the week with the WRRV Buzzcuts.
‘Weird Al’ Yankovic Announces Hudson Valley Show
'Weird Al' Yankovic is heading out on tour in the new year and will be making a stop in Poughkeepsie. But, be prepared for a different kind of 'Weird Al' show.
The Classic Film ‘Princess Bride’ To Be Shown On The Big Screen At The Bardavon
It's one of the biggest comedy classics of all time and you'll be able to catch its return to the big screen at The Bardavon this fall.
WRRV Welcomes Barns Courtney To WRRV Sessions
Our next WRRV Sessions artist will be joining us all the way from England.
Suit Seeks to Block Dissolution of the Village of Wappingers Falls Police Department
A suit filed with the Supreme Court of Dutchess County seeks to prevent attempts to dissolve the Village of Wappingers Falls Police Department.
Hudson Valley Town Installs First Of Many Electric Car Charging Stations
With several major car manufacturers making big commitments to electric automobiles, one Hudson Valley town is stepping up their game by installing their first charging station.
Film Production Seeks Hudson Valley Motel
A movie that will be filmed in the Hudson Valley is searching for a motel to use as scenery and possibly lodging for the crew.
Classic Poughkeepsie Pantera Show Caught On Video
Sneaking a video camera into a concert before the days of smartphones was quite the feat, those things were huge. To whoever decided to record this classic 1995 Poughkeepsie Pantera show, we thank you. In all probability it was probably a house recording, but we like to picture some guy trying to sn…
Bartender Wars! Sets Local Barkeeps On Path To Confrontation (For A Good Cause)
Bartender Wars is a local Hudson Valley event that will pit bartenders from nine different restaurants against one another in search of the 'best cocktail'.
Beck Tops WRRV Buzzcuts With ‘Up All Night’
Every Friday at 5pm Simon counts down the top 5 most requested songs of the week with the WRRV Buzzcuts. Beck ends up leading the pack this week.