Sébastien Lefebvre

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Sébastien Lefebvre
Lefebvre in performance with Simple Plan
Background information
Birth name Gaetan-Jean Sébastien Lefebvre
Also known as Seb, Sebby
Born (1981-06-05) June 5, 1981 (age 33)
Montréal, Québec, Canada
Genres Pop punk, alternative rock, pop rock, punk revival
Occupations Musician, Actor
Instruments Guitar, vocals, bass guitar, keyboards, drums
Years active 1999–present
Labels Lava, Atlantic, Coalition
Associated acts Simple Plan
Website sebastienlefebvre.ca
Notable instruments
Framus Sébastien Lefebvre custom model

Sébastien Lefebvre (born June 5, 1981) is a French Canadian musician, who is best known as the rhythm guitarist and backing vocalist for pop punk band Simple Plan. He has also released solo albums and duo work.


Lefebvre's electric guitars include the Framus Mayfield and Tennessee models. He currently uses Takamine Guitars during acoustic sets. He currently uses a Framus amplifier. For pedal effects he uses a chorus unit from Boss Corporation, and several T-Rex Engineering models including the Replica (for echo/delay) and the Tremster (for tremolo).[1] He also plays his Framus custom model.[2][3]

Man of the Hour[edit]

In 2007, Lefebvre and Patrick Langlois from MusiquePlus create "Man of the Hour", a music podcast available on iTunes. The show includes fun facts and new music.

Solo project[edit]

During early 2009 Lefebvre recorded an acoustic EP entitled You Are Here / Vous Êtes Ici, released October 20, under Coalition Entertainment (Records) Inc. The first single "I Fall for You" was released on September 8. A music video was released on YouTube.[4] The music video is directed by Simple Plan band mate, Chuck Comeau.[5] [6][7]

Lefebvre released a free solo EP, called Les Robots, in 2011.[8]

He released an EP in 2012, More Sake Por Favor.

Sébastien & Katie Rox[edit]

In November 2010, Lefebvre announced a band project with fellow Canadian musician Katie Rox: Sébastien & Katie. They released the EP Christmas Etc... which is a poppy folk style.[9][10]



Lefebvre takes to the air at the band's show in Moscow, 18 August 2009.


Year Title Role Notes
2003 The New Tom Green Show 1 episode
Simple Plan: A Big Package for You Himself
2004 New York Minute Himself
Simple Plan: Still Not Getting Any... Himself
Punk Rock Holocaust Himself
2005 Simple Plan: MTV Hard Rock Live Himself
2008 Simple Plan: Simple Plan Himself
What's New, Scooby Doo? Himself (voice) 1 episode


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