The electronic dance music world is abuzz with theories after Nicky Romero teased what appears to be a new alias.

An Instagram profile dedicated to the alias in question, Monocule, was recently created, but it does not contain any posts at the time of this article's publishing. Although it is devoid of content, the profile's bio reads, "the deeper side of [Nicky Romero]," explicitly revealing it to be the Dutch superstar's new moniker. Romero himself took to Instagram to tease the project today, August 31st, according to a screenshot shared by a vigilant Reddit user.

In addition to the social media fodder relating to Monocule, a mysterious EP has surfaced on Beatport, which is available for pre-order now. The record is a three-track EP that is slated for a release this Friday, September 4th via Romero's Protocol Recordings banner. The Beatport page also allows viewers to listen to previews of all three songs, which are in the tech house vein. They are markedly more downtempo and hypnotic than his typically high-energy electro house sound, but no less dynamic.

You can pre-order Monocule - Volume 1 here and check out Romero's Instagram post below.

Recommended Articles

Excision

Excision Teases Big Announcement Coming In Early August 2021

The leading bass act shared no details about what's to come other than a video of his logo written in sand.

10922323_073121-wls-lolla-img

Lollapalooza Announces Indoor Mask Requirements Halfway Through 2021 Festival

The safety measures were announced following new guidance from the CDC, which requires everyone in Chicago to wear a mask in public indoor settings to limit the spread of the Delta coronavirus variant.

NGHTMRE - SMF 2021 - BRPHOTOCO 5

NGHTMRE Drops Shimmering Remix of ILLENIUM and Matt Maeson's "Heavenly Side"

The "Fallen Embers" single has received a major rework from NGHTMRE, transforming the track into a future bass jam.

FOLLOW NICKY ROMERO:

Facebook: facebook.com/djnickyromero
Instagram: instagram.com/nickyromero
Twitter: twitter.com/nickyromero
Spotify: spoti.fi/3hiKwnP

Related

Nicky Romero wearing a black hoodie over a black background in a 2020 press photo.

Listen to a Preview of Nicky Romero's Universal Music Group Debut, "Nights With You"

Romero shared a short preview of the song featuring a yet-to-be-identified vocalist.

Nicky Romero wearing a black hoodie over a black background in a 2020 press photo.

Nicky Romero Releases New EP, Redefined

Redefined includes two new tracks from Nicky Romero.

Press photo of Dutch DJ/producer Nicky Romero.

Nicky Romero Joins eSports Investment Firm ReKTGlobal

Imagine Dragons, Steve Aoki and more are already involved.

Nicky Romero wearing a black hoodie over a black background in a 2020 press photo.

Nicky Romero Debuts Chilled Out Single "Nights With You"

"Nights With You" is Nicky Romero's first release under his new deal with Universal Music.

The “Redefine” documentary series chronicles Nicky Romero’s evolution from a DJ, producer, to media mogul.

Nicky Romero Gets Intimate In Three-Part Documentary Series, Redefine

Nicky Romero will drop a three-part YouTube documentary titled Redefine about his evolution from DJ to media mogul.