"NEW YORK. A week ago was the New York Robyns city."
"She did complete resounding success at Madison Square Garden – and we missed the already classic show vomit of repentance."
"Yes, you've well-read the reports at this point, about how Robyn from Stockholm, sweden took over the venerable arena on seventh avenue in Manhattan."
"The 18 000 fans were brought in so drunk euphoria that many of them – as is seen in the captivating video clip of the week – continued to sing and dance on T-baneperrongerna at Penn Station after the concert, and the critics went down in the splits of the rapture."
"At the Stereogum thought Gabriela Tully Claymore that it should be verging on the criminal, and four of three, so magnificent the ace as ”Dancing on my own”, ”Missing U” and ”Call your girlfriend” one after the other. Then compared the she Robyns ability to domptera the crowd with Springsteen's ditto. In the heavy-duty Variety febrade Jem Aswad if it is amazing that English has reached superstar status and can orchestrate so amazing festivals without compromising so much as an inch – and on the NJ.com found Bobby Olivier in short, that she was ”completely brilliant”, when she ”transformed the Garden into an intimate club.”"
"I had another byfåne mixed up the dates, and lay in an uncomfortable motellsäng in Jackson, Tennessee and looked at the Netflix documentary about Quincy Jones when it began to get excited reports from the barn where I usually sit and see the New York Rangers play hockey day in and day out."
"Curtain. Roadtrip the wrong week. Not since I got the stomach bug the same day that mrs Long would have a party for the class 6C on the Tångringsskolan I have regretted it a miss as thoroughly."
"But in retrospect, it still feels wonderful to know that Robyn took New York for a weekend. Such a thing only happens at very special occasions when very special artists reach a career real crescendo. And yes, I am a bit silly proud as a swede that there is a star from home who have come here and gotten the right Garden."
"It is, in truth, not every day – if we don't talk hockey, and Henrik Lundqvist, but we do not now."
"The Hives stood for a brilliant appearance as an opening act for Maroon 5 in the autumn of 2007 and Swedish House Mafia kept her mythical show – the fastest sell-out ever – 2011, but more is there."
"No, when they came to New York in October of 1979 they played at Radio City Music Hall."
"So it really was a happening of immense importance some of us may spend the rest of our lives to regret that we missed."
"The Black Keys: ”Lou002Fhi” (single)"
"A tune well worth the five year wait."
"”The two killings of Sam Cooke” (documentary)"
"It is excellent that Netflix has begun doling out so this ambitious, high-quality music documentaries."