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.
WRRV Now Available On Amazon’s Alexa
You can tune in to WRRV over the air, on your computer and on your phones and tablets with the new mobile app. But now, you have an additional option that's very convenient, Amazon's Alexa platform.
The Other Brothers Set For Sold Out NYC Album Release Show
Hudson Valley based The Other Brothers had the unique opportunity to work at the legendary Sound City Studios on their new EP 'Jones' and are now set to release the album to the world at a sold out New York City show this weekend.
Popular Hudson Valley Halloween Attraction Adds More Dates
Due to incredible demand, one of the Hudson Valley's most popular Halloween attractions has added more dates to their season.
Simon’s Top 5 WRRV Artist Interviews
I've been fortunate to have the opportunity to interview a number of WRRV artists both in studio and on location. Let's take a look at my top five.
WRRV Welcomes Judah & The Lion To Upstate Concert Hall
Judah and the Lion performed at WRRV Sessions in November of last year and now they've announced plans to return to the area.
Former Marist Basketball Coach Arrested On Bribery Charges
A former Marist College Men's Basketball Assistant Coach was arrested along with 10 others in one of the largest bribery busts ever in college basketball.
An Inside Look At Wings Of Freedom Tour, Set For Dutchess County Show
An impressive display of vintage aircraft will be setting down in the Hudson Valley in early October.
Dirty Heads Rock Angry Orchard’s Harvest Festival
Thousands came out on Saturday for the beautiful weather, live music and of course some cider at Angry Orchard's second annual Harvest Festival.
Sports Kingdome Opening Delayed Until Next Year
When completed, the Sports Kingdome in East Fishkill will be the worlds largest. But it looks like we'll be waiting a little bit longer before the Hudson Valley can enjoy it.
Tough Mudder Set For Hudson Valley Race
Tough Mudder has earned a reputation across the country for throwing challenging but well put together obstacle course races. In the summer of 2018, you won't have to travel very far as they're staging a big event in the Hudson Valley.