As you may have read in various cutting-edge cultural publications, the city is enjoying an electronic dance music (or “EDM”) renaissance. Crucial to any such story is Output, the Williamsburg club that promises a no-frills, music-focused experience in the same vein as Berlin’s Berghain.
Because Output cribs most of its philosophy from Berghain—no mirrors, no Read More
The Agony and the Ecstasy
It’s just past 4 a.m. on Ten Eyck Street in East Williamsburg, and the only traces of contemporary twee Brooklyn are a pair of vintage bikes and sticker shock. A young couple rides the bikes away from the one-story warehouse in which BLKMarket Membership—arguably New York’s biggest promoter of nomadic after-hours techno and house parties—is throwing its latest midnight-to-well-past-dawn, four-to-the-floor beat marathon.