Monocule and Marcus Santoro’s ‘Only For The Night’

Only For The Night‘ by Monocule, Marcus Santoro, and Higher Lane is out everywhere and ready for you to stream. Monocule is the alter ego of the famous DJ, Producer Nicky Romero, a staple in the world of dance. He is effortlessly proving his ability to genre jump and DJ for any crowd. He teamed up with Protocol Records to release this banger with their veteran, Marcus Santoro and a start up artist duo, Higher Lane.

About the artist, Monocule & Marcus Santoro

Monocule’s breakthrough comes from his releases, ‘Legacy‘ with Krewella and the #1 single ‘I Could Be The One‘ with Avicii and Nicky Romero. Also, he is responsible for establishing Protocol Recordings in 2012. After, he continued his personal successes with a string of high-profile releases. These include artist Armin van BuurenDavid GuettaDimitri Vegas & Like MikeW&WTimmy Trumpet and Steve Aoki. Also, remixes for the likes of Robin SchulzKygoRita OraSteve AokiMartin GarrixJess Glynne and more. Now, he continues his reign of success through his alter ego, Monocule.

Nicky Romero

Australian artist, Marcus Santoro is a veteran with Monocule’s record label, Protocol Records. He joined Protocol Recordings in 2019 with his remix of Nicky Romero‘s ‘My Way‘. After, he released his first single ‘Shine‘, in collaboration with Sentinel. Then, his career got a massive kickstart when his single ‘There Is Only You‘ topped the Beatport trance charts. The single went on to receive a phenomenal three plays in a row from Above & Beyond on Group Therapy. Since then, on Protocol, Santoro has put out many successful releases, including his remix for Shapov & Trouze‘s ‘The Way‘, ‘Out of My Head‘ together with Faderx, ‘Faces‘ and ‘Blackout‘ ft. Lauren L’aimant, ‘A New Day EP,’ and ‘Salvation‘ with 88Birds.

‘Only For The Night’ 

The new track fits perfectly into Monocule‘s underground aesthetic, with ethereal female vocals opening into a steady build-up to a deep, groovy drop with a rolling bassline and progressive melodies. It pairs nicely with tropical surroundings, strong cocktails, sexy strangers, and dark dance floors. A perfect track for popular dance clubs all over the world or a long day of hard work with headphones.


Nicky Romero continues to improve the dance community with his new projects and artist discoveries. Monocule and Protocol records are only the tip of the iceberg of what is to come. Look out for ‘Only For The Night’ in Nicky Romero‘s and Protocol artists’ forthcoming festival, club sets, and on the radio airwaves.