In a sudden and shocking announcement, New York nightclub Output is closing down on January 1.

The venue revealed the news via a touching statement on Facebook.

Output first opened its doors in 2013 and helped fill a massive void for a diverse range of contemporary and underground dance music in New York City. Throughout the past five years artists like Seth Troxler, Bonobo, John Digweed, Claude VonStroke and more have made regular appearances.