JP Den Tex


New Projects

One World/Syria’s Request


On September 18 Cavalier Recordings released a new JP Den Tex single “One World”. All artist royalties will go to a campaign on behalf of Syrian refugees in Turkish, Jordanian and Lebanese refugee camps, in close corporation with Stichting Vluchteling. This is a Dutch foundation which dedicates all its efforts to the plight of migrants and refugees. The campaign will also try to raise awareness for Syrian asylum seekers in Europe.




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Past Projects: Emotional Nomads

“Emotional Nomads” was the name of JP’s backing band from 1998 – 2007, and also the title of their first album together. With Jac Bico, Leon Klaasse, Bart de Ruiter & Bart van Poppel.



The album Emotional Nomads turned out to be a real breakthrough. “Painstakingly honest that’s how I’d like to be” JP wrote in the cd booklet.


The critically acclaimed cd “Bad French” turned out to be the last album with the Emotional Nomads (2007).



“En roulant la vie c’est la vue…”

American Tune

Successful 2009/2010 theatre show American Tune (with Yvonne Ebbers).


A newly arrived European journalist sets out on an adventurous fact-finding trip from New York City to San Francisco. Somewhere along the twisted road he picks up disheveled Russian Elena, a former escort girl who dreams of starting a new life in California …..



“ One World: talk local, think global ”

Speak Diary

2011/13 Theater show ‘’Speak Diary” with Yvonne Ebbers and Arnoud van den Berg)


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New tour, new cd, it has been the ongoing routine for 30 years running. Now it suddenly makes me feel a little uneasy…” For the first time in his life JP starts looking back. He takes a dive into his collection of teenage demo’s and rerecords some of them. During the sessions he finds a new way to make peace with his past.


“En roulant la vie c’est la vue…”



November 2013 Storyteller, live album (solo at Le Perron)


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A Country Boy From Groningen” highlights the story of a diffident young bass player, who decides to leave his rural northern town in order to follow his musical dream. “The Man, The Woman & The Dog” is a brand new live version of the old Tortilla classic (1971).

“En roulant la vie c’est la vue…”

Album Store


Physical CDs available at the following link Cavalier Music Management >

“En roulant la vie c’est la vue…”

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