Sam Lefebvre covers music for the Express and is the former music editor.
Security footage shows an altercation between the venue operator and a homeless man near Brick & Mortar Music Hall.
by Sam Lefebvre | Jun 14, 2018
Director Colin Tilley presided over a video shoot for Lamar's "Alright."
by Sam Lefebvre | May 22, 2015
The internet radio service Pandora pitches artists an escalator to financial viability in the digital age, but it's just a staircase painted like an escalator — with the steps missing.
by Sam Lefebvre | Nov 19, 2014
Coupled with increased scrutiny following the Ghost Ship fire, the Metro's owners say finances are constricted.
by Sam Lefebvre | Jun 21, 2017
Our music editor's favorite releases of the year.
by Sam Lefebvre | Nov 26, 2014
The volunteer owner-operators seek $100,000 to re-launch nearby in November — just in time for the venue's sixth anniversary.
by Sam Lefebvre | Aug 1, 2018
An irreverent field recordist and archivist, Megan Mitchell debuts with 'Disambiguation.'
by Sam Lefebvre | Jul 18, 2018
Smythe's has weathered recession, online competition, and a perception of accordions as coarse-sounding period props. Now it's the only public accordion center in the Bay Area.
by Sam Lefebvre | Jul 11, 2018
With 'Sorry to Bother You,' the first-time filmmaker and multi-hyphenate artist and activist is poised to speak, on his own terms, to the largest audience of his life.
by Sam Lefebvre | Jul 4, 2018
The New Parish's former owner Jason Perkins is accused of threatening homeless people, prompting outcry from local artists and activists.
by Sam Lefebvre | Jun 27, 2018
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