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Exene Cervenka (born Christine Cervenka February 1, 1956) is an American musician and actress. Raised in Illinois and Florida, Cervenka moved to Los Angeles in 1976. In 1977 she met musician John Doe at a poetry workshop at Beyond Baroque in Venice, CA, and founded the punk band X; they released their debut album "Los Angeles" in 1980, and, over the next six years, five more critically acclaimed albums. Today she…

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  • She's so great. I first heard of her when my sister gave me a dubbed cassette of "Old Wives Tales" when I was 16. It was years until I found her again.
  • New album is good, really digging it.
  • first heard of Exene when I bought "Rude Heiroglyphics" ( the spoken word CD with Lydia Lunch) about 4 years ago, can't wait to hear her new album :D
  • Not yet (but soon to be) in love with Already In Love!
  • [artist]Exene Cervenka[/artist] and [artist]Kevin Seconds[/artist] will be playing solo acoustic sets at Double Wide on April 5, 2011. Visit the [url=http://www.last.fm/event/1828122+Exene+Cervenka+at+Double+Wide+on+5+April+2011]event page[/url] for more info.
  • Adulterers Anonymous
  • Check out Exene's set live at amoeba. She's awesome. still. http://www.amoeba.com/live-shows/videos/exene-cervenka.html
  • Exene's solo work half reminds me of Patti Smith and half of Lydia Lunch's spoken word. She just sounds so hollow inside.

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