Exene Cervenka is an American singer, artist, and poet. She is best known for her work as a singer in the California punk rock band X.
|Birth name:||Christene Lee Cervenka|
|Also known as:||Exene, Exene Cervenková, Christine Notmyrealname|
|Born:||February 01, 1956, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.|
|Origin:||Los Angeles, California|
|Genres:||Punk, folk, rock|
|Occupation(s):||Singer-songwriter, poet, musician, visual artist|
|Labels:||Bloodshot, Rhino, Kill Rock Stars, Nitro, 2.13.61, Rykodisc, Freeway|
|Associated acts:||X, The Knitters, John Doe, Auntie Christ, The Original Sinners|
|Website:||Exene Cervenka's Official site|
|Twitter:||Exene Cervenka's Twitter profile|
|IMDb:||Exene Cervenka's IMDb|
About Exene Cervenka
Writer, musician, and co-lead vocalist with the punk band X, the group that released albums like Under the Big Black Sun.
She met her future bandmate John Duchac, who is known as John Doe on stage, at a Los Angeles poetry workshop.
In addition to singing, she made some mixed media works that were exhibited at the Santa Monica Museum of Art.
She met Viggo Mortensen on set of the 1986 comedy Salvation!; the two married one year later.
She sang with Perry Farrell on a 2000 tribute album to The Doors.
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- X (American band) - X are an American punk rock band, formed in Los Angeles, California, United States, in 1977. The original members are vocalist Exene Cervenka, vocalist-bassist John Doe, guitarist Billy Zoom and drummer D. J. Bonebrake. The band released seven studio albums from 1980 to 1993.
- John Doe (musician) - John Nommensen Duchac, known professionally as John Doe, is an American singer, songwriter, actor, poet, guitarist and bass player. Doe co-founded LA punk band X, of which he is still an active member. His musical performances and compositions span rock, punk, country and folk music genres.
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