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Blkmarket Membership nominated for Paper Magazine’s 8th Annual Nightlife Awards!

Posted by on Oct 1st, 2012 in News | Comments Off

Blkmarket Membership nominated for Paper Magazine’s 8th Annual Nightlife Awards!

Blkmarket Membership gets nominated for Paper Magazine’s 8th Annual Nightlife Awards. Click the image above or the link below to vote for us! Thanks for all your support these past few...

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FRI 6.8.12 | Taimur & Fahad @ Dekalb Market w/ Loco Dice | Joris Voorn | Nic Fancuilli

Posted by on Jun 8th, 2012 in News, Past Events | Comments Off

FRI 6.8.12 | Taimur & Fahad @ Dekalb Market w/ Loco Dice | Joris Voorn | Nic Fancuilli

Friday, 8 June 2012 3pm – 10:00pm RPM proudly presents… LOCO DICE Joris Voorn Nic Fanciulli Taimur+Fahad at Dekalb Market, Brooklyn 138 Willoughby Street at Flatbush Ave Brooklyn, NY 11201 18+ to enter / 21+ to drink Doors open...

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Little White Earbuds Interview “Recordkeepers: Taimur Agha of Halcyon”

Posted by on Jun 7th, 2012 in Interviews, News, Podcasts | 0 comments

Little White Earbuds Interview “Recordkeepers: Taimur Agha of Halcyon”

by Chris Miller from Little White Earbuds | May 30th, 2012 New York has always been something of a haven for record stores, but it’s not immune to the peril that digital media have put them in. Not only have the big, well-loved chains such as Tower Records and (both) Virgin Megastores closed down, but countless indie shops have shuttered their doors; and in a city with the dance music history of New York, that means loads of record stores focused on house and techno. One of New York’s most revered stores of recent times is Halcyon,...

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The Village Voice: Taimur & Fahad+Cem & RG

Posted by on Jun 8th, 2011 in Interviews, News, Press | 0 comments

The Village Voice: Taimur & Fahad+Cem & RG

Since they bring such great guests to their Blkmarket parties, Taimur & Fahad don’t always get the press they deserve. But they’re not only among the city’s most on-point promoters, they’re two of our best techno DJs. Fellow locals Cem & RG are among the Blkmarket alumni; they make haunting minimal techno for Berlin’s dream-inspired label, Sleep is Commercial. With visuals by Tito Jimenez, at CVZ Contemporary. Fri., June 17, 11 p.m., 2011 By Kristal Hawkins Wednesday, Jun 8...

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Fabric London: Interview with Taimur Agha

Posted by on Apr 5th, 2011 in Interviews, News, Press | 0 comments

Fabric London: Interview with Taimur Agha

Following the success of a superb opening set for Laurent Garnier’s L.B.S. – Live Booth Sessions show, at Le Poisson Rouge, Taimur (of Taimur and Fahad) hits the streets of London for what is certain to be one hell of a show. In anticipation for his debut performance with Magda and Kate Simko at Fabric, Fabric London caught up with NYC’s acclaimed administer of tech-house, Taimur Agha, for an in depth interview of his past, present, and future. The interview accounts for the birth of Taimur’s founding of BlkMarket Membership with...

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Taimur Agha on Get The Curse #124

Posted by on Jan 20th, 2011 in News, Podcasts | 0 comments

Taimur Agha on Get The Curse #124

  Recorded live at halcyon the shop, Get The Curse’s Podcast n°124, featuring Taimur might well be the longest session in the storied series which hails Paris. Of course, those of us here in American and those in NY particularly are well versed in Taimur’s talents, but here he came up with a genuine digger’s mix, a mysterious blend of rare vinyl-only grooves that spans 2h 46min. So sit back, relax and enjoy this truly timeless but always relevant set. Download the podcast...

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Taimur Agha’s Autobrennt Podcast

Posted by on Dec 15th, 2010 in News, Podcasts | 0 comments

Taimur Agha’s Autobrennt Podcast

Our pals at Autobrennt have cooked up a new series highlighting different personalities in the scene. First up is the man arguable most in the middle of NYC Techno these days, halcyon’s buyer, D36′s music director and BLK|Market’s founder, Taimur Agha. For more mixed beats by Mr. Agha, be sure to tune into his semi-weekly halcyon podcast series, The Bandwagon. Each ride includes an hour vinyl mix of current and classic favorites followed by and interview and exclusive mix by a special guest. Broadcast live from halcyon on...

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Taimur Agha on Droid’s “D-Node”

Posted by on Aug 12th, 2010 in News, Podcasts | 0 comments

Taimur Agha on Droid’s “D-Node”

LA-based Techno mavens Droid Behavior feature an exclusive 3 hour set from Taimur Agha, host of halcyon’s Bandwagon Podcast. For the 104th edition of the popular “D-Node” show, the BLK|Market Membership resident and musical director of the soon-to-open NYC nightspot, District 36 turns in a monumental mix that digs deep. Along with the beats he provides a spotlight on a few of the vinyl selections he chose. Podcast: Play in new window | Download (324.0MB) | Embed D-Node 104 with Taimur Agha from droidbehavior.com    ...

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Guest of a Guest “Top Of The Underground: New York’s Alternative Party Kings”

Posted by on Aug 3rd, 2010 in Interviews, News, Press | 0 comments

Guest of a Guest “Top Of The Underground: New York’s Alternative Party Kings”

New York recently profiled the tight knit boys’ club behind the city’s glitziest nightspots du jour. But if you can’t get into, or interested in, the standard scene, you’ve got plenty of alternatives. And despite the peripatetic nature of NYC’s underground nightlife, its leadership is firmly in place. Jonathan Van Meter‘s New York piece investigated the “hotel-nightlife complex,” and the unlikely migration of New Yorkers to tourist lodgings. Like a hotel, the local dance party scene is a bit of...

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New York Magazine 2010 | Best All-Night Dance Party

Posted by on Jun 21st, 2010 in News, Press | Comments Off

New York Magazine 2010 | Best All-Night Dance Party

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