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Gravel Town | Live uit Lloyd 2016
September 2016

Gravel Town Live uit Lloyd 2016
September 1st, Gravel Town released their second performance at Live uit Lloyd, the well known radioshow broadcasted in the Rijnmond region.
'Live uit Lloyd 2016', contains all songs from 'The History of Gravel Town, Chapter III - Single Men', the first part of Gravel Town's second album, plus Cradle of Joy, no. 2, a song featured on 'From Grace' and was only played live once before!

All five songs are recorded live on January 28, 2016 at the radio & television studios of RTV Rijnmond! Live uit Lloyd 2016 is released by Fyify! Records & Publishing. Read more about this live EP on on the music page.

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Promoting Emma's Diary
July 2016

Michel radio promotion Dave Hammelburg
Emma’s Diary, the new single released July 1st, already got a lot of attention from local & regional radio stations! Currently, Michel's doing a promotional tour and visited 'Omroep West' (The Hague region) & 'Podium 107.1' (Utrecht region).
Also, Emma's Diary, has been picked up by 'IndieXL' and included on their Indie Advice List, this week! Check out the Emma's Diary & the official music video on the music page.

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Emma's Diary | New single & video
July 2016

Emma's Diary single cover
"Sometimes Emma’s delightful and sometimes she’s sad. She has her own vision of life and does things the way she wants to do them. She loves to travel and discover new places and she loves her glass of wine in the late afternoon..."
Emma’s Diary was released the first of July 2016 by Fyify! Records & Publishing, alongside the official music video. Read more about Emma on the music page.

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The History of Gravel Town, Chapter I - Family
June 2016

Gravel Town Live
The 3th of July Gravel Town will start to record the second chapter of 'The History of Gravel Town', called 'Family'. They will be recording five new songs, with Rikke Korswagen (Halfway Station) at his theatre/recording studio!
'The History of Gravel Town, Chapter I - Family' will be available the beginning of 2017, in online stores and of course streaming, so stay tuned!

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Official Playlist on YouTube
May 2016

Michel Ebben YouTube channel
If you want to see all the latest videos of Michel or Gravel Town - like Emma's Diary - then visit YouTube and watch Michel's official playlist. Here you will find all new releases and Michel's latest live videos; new songs, The American Roadshow gigs, solo concerts and compilations of different EPs and albums. So check out the Official Channel on YouTube and enjoy!
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Studio time, recording Inertia
March 2016

Philicorda - Recording Inertia
Michel's working hard on finishing his first solo album, Inertia. Long days in the studio, but it's going to be worth it! We'll keep you updated with news, photos and short videos, posted in the section 'Follow Inertia', in the right column.

Furthermore, Michel's going to do a few try-outs of songs featured on the album, the next coming solo gigs. Look under 'Upcoming shows' to find out where Michel is playing. It would be great to see you at one of the shows.

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A letter from Dreamland - First Snow will fall Tonight
January 2016

A Letter from Dreamland - First Snow will fall Tonight
During Christmas 2015 Michel released 'A letter from Dreamland - First Snow will fall Tonight'. The song is available for purchase and streaming. You can download the Artwork (PDF) here, or watch the video on YouTube.
We will donate all proceeds of the song to the Nederlandse Leverpatiënten Vereniging (Dutch Liver patients Association) in support of people with a liver disease! Visit the music page for more info!

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New tour dates 2016
December 2015

New shows 2016
The year 2016 hasn't yet begun but new shows and dates are always coming in! Next to working on his solo album and other songs Michel plans to play a lot of gigs, in the Netherlands and abroad. Check the 'upcoming shows' section on the right to see where Michel is playing. For a complete overview of all shows, look here. We'd love to welcome you at one of the shows!
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The American Roadshow, spring 2016
December 2015

The American Roadshow Richard Beukelaar
The American Roadshow is a new concert tour playing in venues throughout the Netherland, based on the tours Rock and Roll artists did back in the Fifties, like Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Buddy Holly and Roy Orbison. The American Roadshow supports 'American sounding artists' from the Netherlands and abroad and is organized by Demet Köysüren from der2run, with the support of Martijn Ebben (Gravel Town) and Michel. Read more
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The History of Gravel Town
November 2015

The History of Gravel Town
'The History of Gravel Town, Chapter III - Single Men' is the first part of Gravel Town's second album, which will be released in different chapters. The album is based upon old photographs and stories of ancestors of the members of the band and their relatives. Single Men is the third chapter and was released in November 2015. In the spring and summer of 2016 other chapters will follow. Read more about The History of Gravel Town on the music page.
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Following Inertia
July 2015

UPDATE! 'Inertia' is Michel's upcoming album! Now, you can follow the making of the album right here!
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Two brand new releases by Gravel Town
June 2015

Gravel Town
During spring 2015 Gravel Town has been busy working on two brand new releases.
The first is Gravel Town's live EP 'Live uit Lloyd 2014' and was released on May 1st, containing five songs from 'From Grace' recorded live at this well known radio show.
Read more
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Winter Songs 2015
May 2015

Though summer just arrived, we are already looking ahead. Just like last winter season, Bregje Sanne Lacourt, Lulu Doxin & Michel Ebben will do a Winter song tour from November 2015 until Februari 2016. Read more
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Music in your Backyard | Summer Tour 2015
Februari 2015

Spring is here, summer's getting close. Just like last year Bregje Sanne Lacourt and Michel will be performing in back yards. A house concert, only outside. Dates are still available, so if you want a special concert and an evening to remember, you can sent a mail to Demet Köysüren:
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Gravel Town releases From Grace
September 2014

Gravel Town Demet Köysüren
From Grace, Gravel Town's debut album has been released in september 2014. In little over a month the album already recieved lots of positive reviews in Dutch magazines such as Music Maker and OOR (one of the leading music magazines in the Netherlands). Also online the album is praised for its sound, lyrics and vocals. Gravel Town gets compared to the biggest bands from Austin and Nashville! Read more
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'One', the new album of Anja Wessels
Autumn 2014

One is the new solo album of Dutch singer Anja Wessels who you might know from the National Songfestival (2004) and the RTL-programme the X-factor (2007). Michel plays Mandolin and Banjo on two tracks. Read more about One and Anja on her website.

Where to purchase
You can buy Michel's music online at:
iTunes Store
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Follow Michel Ebben
Find out more about Michel's music and the making of his album 'Inertia'. We'll keep you updated with photos, music & videos.

Michel's Diary | August 18, 2017
"My new album Michel Ebben Live 2013-2017 is out now, together with the music video for Ring of Fire. Check it out!"

Follow Michel on Instagram!
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Upcoming shows
Find out where Michel is playing near you! Dates are added constantly, so check this section every now and then! For all coming and past shows, look here.

November 26, 2017 | 2.00 pm
Ever After's Songwriter Circle
Studio de Bakkerij
Rotterdam | NL

Michel Ebben, Mark Ritsema
& Corvin Silvester

December 3, 2017 | 2.00 pm
Ever After's Songwriter Circle
Rietveld Theater
Delft | NL

Michel Ebben, Half Way Station
& T.B. Florusse

November 11, 2018 | 8.30 pm
Atelier Winterdijk 30b
Waalwijk | NL

Michel Ebben

Look here for all upcoming shows.