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.
Three Reasons Why The WRRV Summer Concert Was A Night To Remember
The WRRV Summer Concert featuring Incubus, Jimmy Eat World and Atlas Genius took place on a beautiful night in July at Bethel Woods Center For the Arts. Here's a few reasons we enjoyed the show so much.
Popular Poughkeepsie Cafe Opens New Paltz Location
What was once a sushi restaurant in New Paltz now houses a second location for the popular lunch destination, Lola's Cafe.
Hudson Valley Man Barricades Himself Inside His House
A 31 year old Hudson Valley man barricaded himself in his home Tuesday according to a press release from the City of Middletown Police Department.
Indian Point Security Guard Accused of Putting His Penis in a Coworker’s Sandwich
A former security guard at Indian Point nuclear power plant stands accused of putting his penis in a co-worker's sandwich while he worked there.
Join WRRV For Incubus, Jimmy Eat World At Bethel Woods
Today is the big day! Incubus and Jimmy Eat World along with Atlas Genius are set to play Bethel Woods in what should be a day to remember. There are still tickets available, it's a beautiful day for a concert.
The Return Of WRRV’s Cruise-A-Palooza
WRRV will be teaming up with Angry Orchard as we set sail on the waters of the Hudson River this summer!
New Politics Rock WRRV Sessions For The Third Time
Subscribe to WRRV on Youtube New Politics successfully completed their hat trick performance at WRRV Sessions Thursday. Having kicked off the free live music series in March of 2015, they joined us again in early 2016 and have now earned the unofficial title of WRRV Sessions house band. They’…
Arcade Fire Earns The Most Request Song Of The Week Title On WRRV’s Buzzcuts
Every Friday at 5pm Simon counts down the top 5 most requested songs of the week with the WRRV Buzzcuts. Muse kicked off today’s countdown with ‘Dig Down’, they’ll be at Jones Beach next weekend with 30 Seconds to Mars. Bleachers frontman Jack Antonoff is o…
WRRV Sessions Featuring Glass Animals
The next edition of WRRV Sessions is coming sooner than you think and is set to feature Glass Animals at Newburgh Brewing Company.
Espous Creek Water Release Scheduled For This Weekend
A little known law balances the needs of the New York City water supply and Hudson Valley recreation along the Esopus Creek. Four times each summer water is released into the Esopus Creek for recreational purposes.