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.
Yellowcard Frontman Set To Headline Next Hudson Valley Emo Night
Former Yellowcard singer and guitarist William Ryan Key will headline the next Hudson Valley Emo Night.
WRRV Welcomes Dropkick Murphys To Poughkeepsie
It's another huge WRRV concert announcement as we welcome Dropkick Murphys to Poughkeepsie this winter.
Vanderbilt Mansion To Host Annual Posh Holiday Party
The Hudson Valley's own Vanderbilt Mansion will be rolling out the red carpet for their third annual Christmas party presented by the Roosevelt-Vanderbilt Historical Association.
Temporary Metro North Weekend Schedule Change Announced
The Metro-North Railroad schedule will see some changes the next two weekends due to some infrastructure improvements.
Annual Foodstock Concert Set To Feature Living Colour Frontman
The annual Foodstock concert which benefits Hudson Valley charities has announced its date and killer lineup.
Holiday Tradition Sinterklaas Set To Return To Rhinebeck
The popular holiday tradition known as Sinterklaas will return to the Hudson Valley this fall and is expected to draw thousands.
Blue October Soundcheck Party, Here’s How To Enter
Here's how you can win your way into the Blue October soundcheck party this Sunday before their show at The Bardavon.
New Marist College Residence Hall Dedicated To Local Philanthropist
A new residence hall on campus at Marist College in Poughkeepsie was dedicated to a Hudson Valley philanthropist Friday.
Salsa Fresca Opening Another Hudson Valley Location
Salsa Fresca has announced plans for a massive expansion up and down the east coast. Part of that plan includes additional Hudson Valley restaurants with a new Poughkeepsie location opening before the end of the year.
All Port Authority Airports To Offer Free Wi-Fi
The next time you're flying somewhere out of a local airport, you can expect a much better wifi experience.