She never used to think of it as a yuletide custom. But this season, Exene Cervenka, frontwoman for legendary Los Angeles punk band X, decided to make it official. “Now it’s become a tradition that X plays the Bay Area for Christmas and New Year’s, and that’s just the way it is,” she says. Read More
It’s an unusual event — seeing legendary punk outfit X during a San Francisco summer — instead of around Christmas, as usual. Read More
It’s taken Exene Cervenka nearly two decades to release her third solo set, "Somewhere Gone."
She has been rather busy.
First, Cervenka has her collage artwork, recently featured in "Celestial Ash" in Los Angeles. She also has scruffy side projects, such as Auntie Christ and the Original Sinners, not to mention spoken-word performances and poetry books. Read More