Archive | Nicky Romero

Florian Picasso – Obsession

Hot off of his new collaboration with Nicky Romero, Florian Picasso is back with yet another single. The track, “Obsession,” is out now on Tiesto’s Musical Freedom.In true Picasso style, “Obsession” is full of raw and unrelenting energy that is perfect for any mainstage or club night. An interesting tidbit about the artist is that ‘Picasso’ […]

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Nicky Romero and Florian Picasso explorenew direction on ‘Only For Your Love’

Nicky Romero has teamed up with Florian Picasso on his latest single “Only For Your Love,” out on Protocol Recordings. Where many collaborations have obvious divisions of each artist’s style, Romero and Picasso’s sounds merge seamlessly to create an enhanced version of their initial sound.The radio edit opens with an old-school techno vibe, which falls into a more progressive […]

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Protocol Recordings drops three EPs of new talent, announces fifth anniversary event

Thousands of producers and electronic music industry executives will be descending on Amsterdam October 18 for Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE), one of the industry’s biggest events of the year. Each rendition of ADE brings incredible performances as well as industry announcements and lectures. This year, Nicky Romero‘s imprint Protocol Recordings will be celebrating it’s fifth anniversary, and the label […]

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Exclusive: Nicky Romero links with Teamworx on hectic big room heater ‘Champion Sound’

Nicky Romero is back with an absolutely hectic main stage fix on his newest release with Teamworx called “Champion Sound,” out now via his own record label Protocol Recordings.“Champion Sound” builds into an electric drop with synthesized vocals aiding throughout. The track represents what fans have come to love most about Romero’s sound, a high-energy number […]

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Dr. Shiver releases “Something” on Nicky Romero’s Protocol Recordings

Bruno Carlo Oggioni, better known as Dr. Shiver, is the newest member of Protocol Recordings with his latest release of “Something,” featuring Kazi.The Italian producer made his debut in the dance music scene with a remix of Candi Stanton’s 1986 track “You Got The Love.” Prior to kicking off his DJ career, he dabbled in the […]

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See how much your favorite DJs have changed over the past 5 years

While seeing someone like Hardwell or Afrojack at the Ultra main stage today may be a similar experience to what it was in 2012, it cannot be denied that dance music has seen considerable change over the past five years or so. One of the biggest signs has been the willingness of artists to expand their […]

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Nicky Romero remixes The Chainsmokers’ ‘Young’ [Free Download]

Nicky Romero has now put his own spin own The Chainsmokers‘ “Young.” Romero’s take on the tune turns the lyric-heavy song into something traditionally Nicky — an undeniably progressive house vibe.In a scene overwhelmingly saturated in future remixes, it’s nice to see a pioneer stick to his roots and update one of 2017’s biggest tracks.Read More:ULTRA […]

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Ultra China drops phase one lineup with Martin Garrix, Porter Robinson and more

Ultra Europe has come to a close, but Ultra lovers can fear not because the phase one lineup for Ultra China has been announced. Carl Cox, The Chainsmokers, Armin Van Buuren, Porter Robinson, Zedd, Martin Garrix, and Nicky Romero are among the phase one artists who have been announced. This will be China’s first rendition of the […]

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Nicky Romero and Cheat Codes team up for new track ‘Sober’

Nicky Romero and Cheat Codes have teamed up for a new collaboration dubbed ‘Sober.’ The track opens with Skyler Stonestreet’s vocals which propel the track into a progressive house drop. “Sober” is a slightly slower BPM than we usually hear with Romero’s releases, however the combination of Cheat Codes’ and Romero’s signature styles merge well for their […]

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Nicky Romero and Cheat Codes team up for new track ‘Sober’

Nicky Romero and Cheat Codes have teamed up for a new collaboration dubbed ‘Sober.’ The track opens with Skyler Stonestreet’s vocals which propel the track into a progressive house drop. “Sober” is a slightly slower BPM than we usually hear with Romero’s releases, however the combination of Cheat Codes’ and Romero’s signature styles merge well for their […]

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Nicky Romero and Cheat Codes team up for new track ‘Sober’

Nicky Romero and Cheat Codes have teamed up for a new collaboration dubbed ‘Sober.’ The track opens with Skyler Stonestreet’s vocals which propel the track into a progressive house drop. “Sober” is a slightly slower BPM than we usually hear with Romero’s releases, however the combination of Cheat Codes’ and Romero’s signature styles merge well for their […]

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SWACQ – Love (Nicky Romero Edit)

A fairly unknown SWACQ is beginning to edge into the EDM sphere thanks to his backer, Nicky Romero. The fresh Protocol signee previously gained his mentor’s attention through his catchy moombahton-infused remixes, which include one for “Where Is The Love” by the Black Eyed Peas, and of Bobby Helms’ “Jingle Bell Rock.”His debut single on […]

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SWACQ – Love (Nicky Romero Edit)

A fairly unknown SWACQ is beginning to edge into the EDM sphere thanks to his backer, Nicky Romero. The fresh Protocol signee previously gained his mentor’s attention through his catchy moombahton-infused remixes, which include one for “Where Is The Love” by the Black Eyed Peas, and of Bobby Helms’ “Jingle Bell Rock.”His debut single on […]

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Nicky Romero releases monumental ‘5 Years Of Protocol’ EP with remixes from John Dahlback, Stadiumx, and more

Nicky Romero and the Protocol Recordings team are celebrating their fifth birthday with an epic series of events and brand new music releases. There’s no doubt that Nicky Romero‘s Protocol Recordings crew know how to bring the heat, and they’re going all out for the label’s 5th birthday this year. The highlight of their master […]

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Nicky Romero Previews Remix Of The Chainsmokers’ “Young”

Looks like The Chainsmokers may be releasing a remix EP for their Memories… Do Not Open cut “Young” and will be pushing it as their new single. First, we got the lyric video a few days ago, and now we get to preview Nicky Romero‘s incredible-sounding remix to the track. Look out for the full […]

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Nicky Romero – Iconic (Original & Extended Mixes)

Dance music legend Nicky Romero has released another track that is sure to be featured on main-stages across the world. His newest song, “Iconic,” is upbeat, and, most simply put, incredibly dance-inducing.Nicky Romero is known for his energetic drops, and “Iconic” is certainly no exception. The Protocol Recordings founder has been releasing festival hits for over nine years, […]

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Nicky Romero dishes on new music, Protocol Recording’s five year anniversary and his love for soccer [Interview]

As dance music continues to move through cycles of divergence and subsequent convergence, progressive house is one of the many genres to fall down most producers’ pecking order, with many up-and-coming artists leaning heavily towards Future Bass and Deep House. But according to Nick Rotteveel – one of the spearheading producers behind the Dutch House invasion circa […]

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