Symfo Mania Playlist Archive


Symfo Mania is the weekly special covering symphonic and progressive rock music, broadcast every Tuesday evening on the Dutch national radio station Arrow Classic Rock.

Presented by Maarten Goossensen, it covers recent releases as well as classics and rarities from the genre's rich history.

This site collects the show's playlists from 2016 onwards, and aims to (eventually) provide browsing, searching and statistics features to the show's fans. And it'll be appear in Dutch too (eventually smiley ).

Overall 2016201720182019

Statistics for 2019

Total tracks:200
Total shows:24
Average tracks/show:8.3

Total distinct artists:102
Total distinct albums:152
Total distinct tracks:199
 Artists most played:

111King CrimsonENNLPA 
55Big Big TrainENNLPABC
84Dream TheaterENNLPA 
104Mostly AutumnENNLPA 
114Porcupine TreeENNLPA 
   Albums most played:

#PlaysAlbum - ArtistWikiPABC
17Tales From Outer Space (2019) - RPWL  PA 
24Grand Tour (2019) - Big Big TrainEN PABC
33Abandoned (2019) - Huis  PA 
43Acceleration Theory (2019) - In Continuum  PABC
53At The Edge Of Light (2019) - Steve HackettEN PA 
63Distance Over Time (2019) - Dream TheaterEN PA 
73In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969) - King CrimsonENNLPA 
83Lotus (2019) - Soen  PA 
93Selling England By The Pound (1973) - GenesisENNLPA 
103Tre Ut (2019) - Trojka   BC
113Under Stars (2019) - Lonely Robot  PA 
123White Rainbow (2019) - Mostly Autumn  PA 

 Albums & Tracks played per release year:

Year 1968'691970'71'72'73'74'75'76'77'78'791980'81'82'83'84'85'86'87'88'891990'91'92'93'94
Albums 112644133432222212201001111
Tracks 133846133432222313201001111

Year 1995'96'97'98'992000'01'02'03'04'05'06'07'08'092010'11'12'13'14'15'16'17'18'19
Albums 104044620120101011143462232
Tracks 105054630120101011143462664

 Tracks played more than once:

#PlaysArtist - AlbumTrackLengthDates
12King Crimson - In The Court Of The Crimson King (1969)The Court Of The Crimson King9:2201 January, 14 May

  * = entry in Symfo Top 25

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