At Output, the new Williamsburg nightclub from the owners of Cielo, even the light fixtures have German written on them. Though such attempts to emulate the darkened hedonism of Berlin's nightlife don't move past mimicry, there's no denying the two-room venue, powered by a powerful Funktion One sound system and bookings that don't shy from abrasion and austerity, has the opportunity to be a game-changer for electronic music in New York. The trend continues on this night, featuring omnipresent New Yorker Anthony Parasole with sounds from his Deconstruct label and the frantic air-raid techno threats of Minnesota native DVS1.
Sat., Feb. 16, 10 p.m., 2013
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