Songs that are not in the drop-down list of the regular Top 2000 of NPO Radio 2, will be eligible for the Snob 2000. At number two, also for the third year in a row, Rebellion (Lies) Arcade Fire. Large dock is the band the Gathering from Oss. The song Strange Machines rose from 111 to 7 and also other songs of the band went up. In the top 10 furthermore, Porcupine Tree, dEUS, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, The War On Drugs, Arctic Monkeys, Slayer and The National.
The Snob 2000 is in 2012 set up by some people who felt that there are too many wonderful songs were missing in the drop-down list of the regular Top 2000. Songs not in that list, qualify for the Snob 2000. Queen is there this year, eight times in, the Beatles seven times, the Rolling Stones six times and the Band once.
NPO Radio 2 makes Wednesday the Top 2000. The top 10 is already brought out. Bohemian Rhapsody is back on 1. The Top 2000 will begin on christmas day.