The record label boss and cross-genre wizard, Nicky Romero, is kicking off the Amsterdam Dance Event 2013 with a Protocol Recordings label night on October 16th, 2013 at Melkweg.  With a lineup featuring Nicky Romero, Dimitri Vegas & Like MikeJohn DahlbackDon DiabloMartin GarrixVicetone, and mystery special guests in the Protocol Recordings room, “The Max,” as well as Vicetone again, Cash CashTV NoiseNilsonVince Moogin, and John Christian in the Protocol Radio room, “Oude Zaal,” it is set to be a remarkable event that will demonstrate Protocol’s distinctive style and influential tastemaker appeal. Fans should be prepared to experience the label’s musical innovation at its finest. For tickets and more information on the Protocol Recordings ADE Label Night visit:

2013 has already been an exhilarating, yet prosperous, year for Nicky Romero as he has produced a UK #1, “I Could Be The One” with Avicii, and other chart-topping tracks including “Symphonica” and “Legacy” with Krewella. Not only has his production been on point, but he has also had stand-out performances at world-class festivals such as Ultra Music Festival, Coachella, Electric Daisy Carnival Las Vegas, Tomorrowland, and more. In addition to his own personal successes, Protocol Recordings has been fostering a dominant presence in dance music by maintaining consistent quality output with hit releases like Vince Moogin’s “Love Me Right,” John Dahlback’s “Nuke,” Don Diablo “Give It All,” Vicetone’s “Tremble,” and of course, Nicky’s highly sought-after tracks. The label maintains its momentum with Don Diablo & CID’s recent single release, “Prototype.”

This Protocol Recordings label night at ADE is just another step on Nicky’s auspicious path to become the megastar that he was meant to be. Fans can expect Nicky Romero at his absolute best playing exclusive new Nicky Romero originals, remixes, and collaborations.  Also, Nicky’s hand-picked team of diverse Protocol-affiliated talents will be showcasing new material that’s sure to get the dance floor bursting with energy – not to mention what the mystery special guests will incite. Since ADE has grown into the world’s biggest club festival with over 1,700 artists from all over the globe performing in 75 clubs, the night will be a very special occasion for everyone involved.

Located at Melkweg, one of Amsterdam’s most premier venues, the DJs will perform with the backdrop of a mind-bending light show as music will be blasted into the crowd from the venue’s state-of-the-art sound system. This year, there will be “Protocol Recordings” area, as well as a “Protocol Radio” area, so fans can explore and enjoy a multi-faceted concert experience. For more information please visit:, Early bird = SOLD OUT / €17 (Normal) visit: